Classifieds: May 1, 2014 edition

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FFA hold Food for America Farm Day today

The annual FFA Food for America Farm Day is being held today on the vacant lot just south of Meeker High School from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Tickets available to hospital’s Spring Gala

Tickets are now available for the 2014 Spring Gala Black & White Masquerade Ball to benefit the Pioneers Healthcare Foundation.

Meeker Lions Club Easter egg hunt…


Perfectly content with her three eggs is Lily Kraft of Pinedale, Wyo., granddaughter of Dave and Nancy Allen of Meeker. Lily was one of hundreds of youngsters who gathered at Barone Middle School at 10 a.m. on Saturday to take part in the Meeker Lions Club-sponsored annual Easter egg hunt. The entire hunt, which took […]

Obituary: Cora Rishovd Steen

Born Cora Rishovd in 1920 in a land-grant farmhouse built by her Norwegian immigrant father in North Dakota, Cora Rishovd Steen died Jan. 26, 2014, in Phoenix. She was 93.

Obituary: Carol Ann Atwood

Carol Atwood

Carol Ann Atwood, 66, of Meeker passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014.

Recruit with Meeker ties completes training

MEEKER I Navy Seaman Recruit Casey J. Kehr, son of Jeffery S. Kehr of Meeker, Colo. and Lisa M. Jensen of Carlsbad, Texas, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

Obituary: James Darrel Howard

James Howard

James Darrel Howard, 75, of Fruita, Colo., passed away Thursday Dec. 12, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction, Colo.

Rod Crawford Obituary

Rod Crawford Oct. 5, 1950 ~ Dec. 17, 2013 Obituary: Rod Crawford Rod Crawford, 63, passed away in his hometown of Meeker, Colo., on Dec. 17 after a six year battle with multiple myeloma; a journey that still allowed him to win numerous golf tournaments in between treatments. Rod was born in Denver, Colo., Oct. […]

Wedding Announcement

Renninger ~ Glidden Wedding

Mr. Daniel Glidden of Basalt, Colo., and Ms. Sharon Glidden-Cole and Mr. Charles Cole, of St. Elmo, Colo., are pleased to announce the June 15 wedding of their daughter, Madeleine McCredie Glidden, to Lucas Lee Renninger, son of Mr. Russell and Mrs. Deborah Renninger of McVeytown, Penn.


The Meeker Herald — 125 years ago • A lady and gentleman accompanied by an attendant and two pack horses passed through town about two weeks ago going up river. The entire party was on horseback and apparently rigged for a fishing trip.

Obit: Sharon Noreen Fredericks | Aug. 11, 1944 ~ July 12, 2013

Sharon Noreen Fredericks was born Aug. 11, 1944, to Dr. and Mrs. M.A. Fredericks of Meeker.