Road closed off and on, on Highway 64

Eastbound and westbound Highway 64 between Rangely and Meeker will be closed intermittently through June.

Classifieds: May 1, 2014 edition

ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: Announcements The Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or email to:

Rangely Museum opens Friday

rangely I The Rangely Outdoor Museum will open Friday for weekends throughout May. The hours will be Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m.

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.

Peterson makes Biola University dean’s list

RANGELY I Rose Peterson of Rangely was one of 1,594 students named to the Biola University Dean’s List for fall 2013.

Rangely Elks Club’s annual Easter egg hunt…

Chilly temperatures didn’t keep families from Rangely’s annual Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by the Rangely Elks Club.

Rangely sunrise service…

An annual non-denominational Easter sunrise service is held three miles south of Rangely. Local pastors rotate the brief music and message time. Some 60 people attended this year’s service, which was followed by a community breakfast at the Living Waters Church in Rangely. The image was taken at 6:50 a.m. on Easter.

Obituary: Meldrin Martin “Maynard” Olsen

Meldrin Martin “Maynard” Olsen, 65, of Neola, Utah, passed away March 15, 2014, of complications from a brain tumor. Olson was born May 15, 1948, in Roosevelt, Utah, to Carlos Clifford and DeeAtha Anna South Olsen. He lived his entire life on the same property he was practically born on. He served six years in […]

Letter to the Editor: Thanks for caring about Dad

Dear Editor: Happy holidays! This is an open letter to the Rangely community.

Obituary: James Darrel Howard

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

Obituary: Vernon “Dale” Lane

Vernon “Dale” Lane, 60, of Rangely died Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, in Rangely, Colo.