Sign up for the Meeker Parade of Lights

MEEKER | Preparations are under way for the Second Annual Parade of Lights, which will be held Dec. 6 at 5:30 p.m. in downtown Meeker.

Keep receipts for Rangely holiday rewards

RANGELY | It is nearly time to turn in November receipts for Rangely’s annual Shop-N-Dine event!

Governor to be in public forum Monday in Craig

RBC I The Northwest Colorado Community Forum public meeting Monday will feature Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on the Craig campus of Colorado Northwestern Community College, where he is “willing to lean in and listen” to rural Colorado, organizers said.

Rangely student chosen for Harding University choir

RANGELY | Maddie Lawson of Rangely was selected for the 2013-14 Harding University Concert Choir.

CNCC loses Craig campus VP

RBC I Last week, Gene Bilodeau, vice president of the Craig campus of Colorado Northwest Community College announced that he has accepted the appointment as executive director for the University Center in Rapid City, S.D.

Scoggins receives merit scholarship

RANGELY | William Scoggins of Rangely has received the Freshman Tuition Merit Scholarship for the fall 2013 semester at Fort Lewis College in Durango. Scoggins’s major is engineering.

MES Library gets $3,000 grant

MEEKER | The Meeker Elementary School Library is pleased to announce it has received a grant in the amount of $3,000 from the Colorado State Library through the State Grants to Libraries Act.

Enter the Meeker Parade of Lights

MEEKER | Preparations are under way for the Second Annual Parade of Lights, which will be held on Dec. 6 at 5:30 p.m. in downtown Meeker.

Sign up for Meeker’s Parade of Lights

MEEKER | Preparations are under way for the Second Annual Parade of Lights, which will be held on Dec. 6 at 5:30 p.m. in downtown Meeker.

WREA helps clean up storm branches

RBC | The early winter storm on Oct. 3 left branches laying in yards and along area streets. White River Electric Association asked Rio Blanco County to join in its clean-up of remaining downed tree limbs along Meeker’s streets on Monday and Tuesday.

New birthing option in Grand Junction

RBC | Women in Rio Blanco County and northwest Colorado now have a third birthing option available to them with the opening of the free-standing birth center, Bloomin’ Babies Birth Center, LLC in Grand Junction.

Sign up for the Parade of Lights

MEEKER | Preparations are under way for the second annual Parade of Lights, which will be held on Dec. 6 at 5:30 p.m. in downtown Meeker.