Concert pianist in Meeker Saturday

Concert pianist John Nilsen will be in Meeker on Saturday.

MEEKER I At noon on Saturday in Meeker, award-winning concert pianist John Nilsen will perform a free concert for the community at Meeker United Methodist Church.

169 Meeker gift baskets set for world children

Pastor Jon at United Methodist Church in Meeker sits with some of the children who helped fill 169 local Samaritan’s Purse gift-filled shoeboxes that will be distributed around the world as part of a project to bring Christmas presents to children who have never received a gift.

MEEKER I This year, Samaritan’s Purse is celebrating 20 years of distributing gift-filled shoeboxes to more than 100 million children around the world.

Before and after…

phmkmethodist churches

After an effort by community members to save the 115-year-old Methodist church was denied by the Meeker town council, Travis Adams of TDA Construction used a track hoe to tear down the old church so a parking lot could be built to serve the new church.

Public hearing for church continued

The public hearing regarding moving the historic Methodist church building to Ute Park, which requires a  revision of the Ute Park master plan by ordinance, was continued until Tuesday, May 24.