Health fair set for April 20

MEEKER I The Channel 9 Health Fair, held in conjunction with Pioneers Medical Center, will be held in Meeker on April 20 with an abundance of free information booths and free health screenings.

Letter to the Editor: Letter of thanks

Dear Editor: Being a 50-plus year resident of Meeker, I have certainly been witness to the thoughtfulness of this community over the years. But, during a recent health setback, I experienced it firsthand.

Funds improve for water, sewer

MEEKER I Funding for the multi-agency project to extend the Meeker water and sewer line to the new Pioneers Medical Center site and Curtis Creek area on Meeker Terrace is rapidly nearing the point of full funding commitment, the Rio Blanco County Economic Stakeholders announced last week.

Letter to the Editor: PMC replies to concerns

Dear Editor: The Pioneers Board of Directors would like to reply to Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Morris’ letter to the Editor last week.

Firm selected to design new medical facility

MEEKER I The Pioneers Medical Center replacement facility project is under way. Of course, before the actual construction phase, there are several steps that must be completed. Currently, Pioneers is in the design phase. This phase includes selecting the architects for the design, layout and space allocation for the entire healthcare facility, which includes Meeker […]

Blazin’ Trails a way to better health

MEEKER I Pioneers Medical Center, Eastern Rio Blanco Recreation and Parks District, Meeker Drugs, Pioneers Healthcare Foundation and the Meeker Human Resource Council (Meeker’s local United Way) have joined together to offer a multi-faceted health and wellness program.

Meeker Terrace PMC new home

MEEKER I The Pioneers Medical Center board of directors is excited to announce they have selected a location to build the new medical facility. The Meeker Terrace property adjacent to the Meeker airport has been chosen as the future home to Pioneers Medical Center, Meeker Family Health Center and the Walbridge Memorial Wing.

Seeking Meals on Wheels volunteers

MEEKER | Pioneers Medical Center is seeking a volunteer for one day a week, to assist with delivering Meals on Wheels.

PMC offers stroke program

MEEKER I Stroke is the leading cause of disability in the nation, and the number three killer. It is estimated that 750,000 people in the U.S. experience a stroke each year. Pioneers Medical Center is excited to introduce R.A.N.D.I. (Remote Access Neurological Diagnostic Instrument). R.A.N.D.I. is the latest addition to the PMC staff and the […]

Scrub Shirt 5K results

Race Results: Fifth/Sixth Grade Challenge—Which grade could have the most students participate. 1 Kale Burke 00:25:01.589

Record attendance at SS Classic

The Scrub Shirt Classic Race started the 2012 Fall Festival last Saturday in Meeker and 43 fifth- and sixth-graders completed the 5K. More than 50 percent of the fifth-grade participated.

MEEKER I The seventh annual Scrub Shirt Classic Race hosted more than 100 participants.

Avoid summer bummers: safety tips

RBC I Summer is in full swing and we are outside and on the move. To keep food poisoning, heat exhaustion and other summer woes from spoiling the fun, follow some basic safety tips to avoid illness and injury that could even become life-threatening.