Protecting your home, family from insects residing in firewood

RBC I Each fall, as we cut firewood and bring it into our homes, we may also be bringing in some unexpected hitchhikers. Fortunately, these shelter seekers pose no danger to humans, our homes, or our furniture. They are either feeding directly on the wood, nesting in the wood or are overwintering under the bark. […]

Be careful of plants as you de-ice sidewalks

RBC I Winter has unofficially arrived with minus-41 degrees Fahrenheit reported on Piceance Creek. So get ready for snow and ice for the next few months.

Several tips for canning salsa safely

RBC I Salsa can be a fun way to preserve peak-of-season tomatoes to enjoy all year. Most salsa recipes are a tasty mixture of low-acid foods, such as onions and sweet and/or hot peppers, and acid foods, such as tomatoes.

RBC selling herbicide

The Rio Blanco County Weed Department will be selling herbicide on Thursday mornings 7 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the Meeker Fairgrounds and at the Road and Bridge Building in Rangely after 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.

Rangeland management workshop Jan. 11

RBC | The Routt County Extension Office is hosting a workshop on rangeland management Jan. 11 at the Carpenter Ranch from 12-3 p.m.

Weedwise: Noxious weeds can threaten wildlife, livestock

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What makes a weed noxious? Invasive, non-native, competitive, prolific, are terms used to describe weeds.