After Birth Ball…

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The After Birth Ball was a great success Saturday night in Meeker as the Freeman E. Fairfield Center was filled with people partying and dancing to the country-western sounds of Coy Keithley and the band Straight Shot.

Ag, business seminars lead up to After Birth Ball

RBC I Country music, a brisket and pork loin dinner, and a social hour will wrap up a full day of free educational agricultural and business workshops offered to area residents and visitors gathering in Meeker for the 2013 After Birth Ball.

Chamber sets ag workshops

RBC I A day of free educational workshops will be held April 20 in Meeker in conjunction with the After Birth Ball. “We will have a large number of people from outside of Meeker in town for the After Birth Ball on April 20, so we figured it would be a great time to offer […]

SET meeting works for economy

RBC I More than 40 officials from three counties and three cities gathered in Meeker on April 3, focused on working together to benefit the area with economic development.

Meekeropoly…

Gerald and Twila Morris

Gerald and Twila Morris were named the Citizens of the Year for 2012 by the Meeker Chamber of Commerce at the organization’s annual business meeting and awards ceremony held at the Fairfield Center Feb. 1. Alicia and J.C. Watt accepted the award for the Large Business of the Year, while Dean Hubble and Peggy Shults […]

Meekeropoly (part 2)…

Johnny and Patti Arrington

Jolly Demis, a nationally known comedian, songwriter and interactive stand-up performer, provided the entertainment at the “Meekeropoly” themed Meeker Chamber of Commerce annual business meeting. He included several chamber members in his band, as private dancers and in his comedy routine for many laughs.

Nominations for chamber awards open

MEEKER | It is time to recognize Meeker’s outstanding businesses and citizens! Complete a nomination form today for the business you think is most deserving of the title of small business, large business, non-profit organization, energy industry partner or outstanding citizen of the year. Visit www.meekerchamber.com to download nomination forms, or pick up copies at […]

Holiday thank you

MEEKER | Give a special gift this holiday season that keeps on giving. Meeker Chamber Bucks are given locally and spent locally, helping everyone enjoy this holiday season.

Development continues forward

RBC I When community members work together toward a common goal, great things happen. This is just the case in Meeker. Representatives from the business community, special tax districts and the community are working together on economic development efforts.

Promoting cultural heritage tourism

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Members of the Northwest Colorado Cultural Heritage Tourism Steering committee recently met in Meeker for a regional meeting to discuss current and future projects.

Meeker Chamber elects new officers

MEEKER I Nine candidates were on the ballot for the Meeker Chamber of Commerce, with five board seats available. According to executive director Katelin Cook, more than 100 ballots were returned.

Everyone coming to the table

RBC administrator Kimberly Bullen and Meeker Chamber of Commerce executive director Katelin Cook, pictured in the bottom right, asked representatives from special districts in the eastern end of the county what plans their districts have and how their boards could help with economic development. The group plans to meet again Sept. 25.

MEEKER I Meeker Chamber of Commerce executive director Katelin Cook continues to bring people “to the table” in an effort to build relationships and create partnerships to work on economic development in the area.