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Child killed in UTV accident

June 6, 2013 Sean McMahon 0

MEEKER I Seven-year-old Angelo Theos of Meeker was killed in an utility terrain vehicle rollover accident approximately 12 miles northeast of Meeker off County Road 11 on Tuesday evening.

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Meeker, Rangely, RBC are OHV-friendly

June 7, 2012 Bobby Gutierrez 0

MEEKER I “Whereas, a committee formed in Rio Blanco County to promote economic development and increase tourism by providing for the operation of off-highway vehicles in Rio Blanco County and Northwest Colorado, made a presentation […]

Several organizers from the Colorado Off Highway Vehicles Coalition (COHVCO) and Rocky Mountain Adventure Riders came to “scope” out the area for the upcoming White River COHVCO Rendezvous, scheduled over the July Fourth weekend before they joined locals at Mexican House in Meeker for dinner. Riding from Yellow Jacket Pass to Lake Avery and back Friday last and near Rio Blanco Lake and Hay Gulch Saturday were Tyler Lane, Terry Davis, John Lane, Jeff Eskelson, Kristen Eskelson, Jim Wey, Katelin Cook, John Bongiovanni, Michele Morgan, Regas Halandras and Linda Bongiovanni. Not pictured but an OHV driver was  Kimberly Bullen.
County

OHV trails: Moving ahead

May 17, 2012 Bobby Gutierrez 1

RBC I “There is a lot of momentum behind this project and it is very exciting,” Meeker Chamber of Commerce director Katelin Cook said of the Wagon Wheel Trail Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) trail system.

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OHV project rolls forward

November 3, 2011 Niki Turner 0

MEEKER I Plans for the off-highway vehicle (OHV) project continue to move forward. Project proponents are looking at approximately 150 miles of trails.