People’s choice…

Lukas Coryell won the boys’ division of the Rio Blanco County Sheep Lead and also won the People’s Choice award.

Grateful winners…

Rangely’s Kent and Brenda Ahrens (center and right) attended the Rio Blanco County Fair and left with a blue ribbon and a special statue.

Grand Champion …

The Rio Blanco County Horse Show was held last weekend at the RBC fairgrounds in Meeker and “Zandy,” pictured with 11-year-old Lila Klinglesmith was the grand champion gelding.

RBC Horse Show …

The annual Horse Show and All-Around competition featured kids of all ages and 4-H experience including Meeker’s Charlie Rogers, who will be in kindergarten this year, pictured with her mom Jamie and great-granddad Joe Collins, to Rangely’s Shelby Neiberger, who will be a senior this year, pictured with her horse and dad Ty. The exhibit […]

RBC Shooting Sports results

Intermediate Shotgun 1st Dunham, Ty 2nd Bland, Bradi 3rd Newman. Elijah 4th Anderson, Clay 5th Bland, Kyler 6th Blanke, Tell 7th Goedert, Uri Senior Shotgun 1st Newman, Joe 2nd Kuhr, Mariah Junior .22 1st Kracht, Andy 2nd Sheridan, Daxter 3rd Garner, Del 4th Garner, AJ 5th Mohr, Cori 6th O’Neal, Christopher 7th Brown, Zagar 8th […]

All around …

Meeker’s Kelsey Tate was the winner of the all-around horse competition at the 2011 Rio Blanco County Fair and earned a saddle for her efforts. The annual RBC Fair horse show will be held this Friday and Saturday

Doing their best

MEEKER I County fair is all about the kids, and Ed and Bonnie Coryell have worked more than 30 years to keep the traditions, clubs and events alive.

An RBC tribute to Bill Hume

RANGELY I As the owner of Nichols Store, this year’s county fair board honoree, Bill Hume, has been helping 4-H and FFA Youth successfully complete livestock projects for more than 38 years. Bill, the son of Bea Hume and the late Raymond “Junior” Hume grew up in the business of helping others. Bill Hume was […]

Rio Blanco County Fair: what will you bring?

Spring has sprung and summer is on its way in Rio Blanco County! Local 4-H members are diligently working on various projects from scrap booking to steer projects, eagerly awaiting the first week of August for the County Fair.

RBC’s Got Talent

The Rio Blanco County Fair is hosting the first annual Rio Blanco County’s Got Talent Show on Friday, Aug, 3 after the 4-H/FFA Steer show.

RBC car show synopsis

Nine cars participated in the first annual Rio Blanco County Fair Car Show on Saturday Aug. 6. The goal was to have ten cars attend.


2011 Pet Rock ContestMentor and Me (up to 7 years old)Best Dressed1.  Kastyn Dembowski – Best of Show2.  Teagen Dembowski3.  Carmella Fortunato4.  Hayden Garcia5.  Jaicee Simmons6.  Bren Crowe Youth under 14Best Dressed1.  Dalton Dembowski2.  Phalon Osborn3.  Bransen Shelton4.  Samantha Lapp5.  Kayla Fortunato6.  Justin Henderson Age 14-59Best Dressed1.  Brittany Babineaux2.  Myriah Moreno3.  Brandi Crowe4.  Karen Krug5. […]