Late CPW officer’s legacy continues

MEEKER I A prominent poaching case solved by CPW in 2013 has yielded a $10,000 donation to the Meeker Sportsman’s Club. The club will use the funds to augment current programs to promote shooting sports and the purchase of associated equipment. District Wildlife Manager Jon Wangnild of Meeker, who died in a horseback riding accident […]

Black Powder shoot is March 19

MEEKER I The Jim Harmon Memorial Black Powder Blanket Shoot will be held March 19, sponsored by the Meeker Sportsman’s Club for traditional muzzleloaders, black powder pistols and in-lines.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks from the Meeker Sportsman’s Club

Dear Editor: I am an officer with the Meeker Sportsman’s Club. I would like to thank the public for attending and let them know all of our events are public, and a big thanks to JC Watt for donating the turkeys for this year’s Meeker Sportsman’s Club Annual Kenny Johnson Memorial Turkey Shoot. Also, I […]

Sportsman’s Club announces closure dates

MEEKER I The Meeker Sportsman’s Club has announced several dates and times when its shooting range south of Meeker on Highway 13 will be closed. The dates and times for the club to close will be: Friday from 2 to 5 p.m. and Monday from 9 to 11 a.m. On Oct. 3, the range cleanup […]

Sportsman’s Club shoot…

Above, Sage Preston tries her luck with a bow as part of the Jon Wangnild Memorial Shoot on Saturday at the Meeker Sportsman’s Club range south of Meeker.

Meeker Sportsman’s Club holds public shooting event

MEEKER I For the past three years, the Meeker Sportsman’s Club has hosted an instructional event at the Meeker shooting range during the Range Call Celebration. It is for all ages and skill levels. This year the shoot has a new name.

Scholarship…

Meeker High School senior Talia Rosas won an $800 scholarship from the Meeker Sportsmen’s Club on May 6.

103 Western sportsmen’s groups vote support for vital public land-use program

As debates rage over the management and future ownership of federal landholdings in the West, an unprecedented consortium of sportsmen’s groups is stepping forward to advocate for the conservation of, expanded access to and strategic acquisition of publicly owned lands and waters.

Sen. Greg Brophy to be in Meeker tonight

MEEKER | Colorado State Sen. Greg Brophy, a candidate for the seat of Colorado governor, will be in Meeker tonight.

Shooting range sight-in days

MEEKER | The Meeker Sportsman’s Club range will be open during archery season. It will be closed Oct. 13-Nov. 30 except for sight-in days on Oct. 13-14, Oct. 20-21, Nov. 3-4, Nov. 15 and the annual turkey shoot on Nov. 20. Note: If a closed sign is posted at the gate at any time, the […]

Shooting range sight-in days announced

MEEKER | The Meeker Sportsman’s Club range will be open during archery season. It will be closed Oct. 13-Nov. 30 except for sight-in days on Oct. 13-14, Oct. 20-21, Nov. 3-4, Nov. 15 and the annual turkey shoot on Nov. 20.

RBC Fair County Shoot-off

Twenty-eight RBC 4-H shooters competed in the annual Rio Blanco County Fair County Shoot-off at the Meeker Sportsman’s Range Saturday last.