RBC fourth in state in CDHS performance ratings

RBC I Colorado Department of Human Services Executive Director Reggie Bicha recognized 13 counties Thursday for “2015 C-Stat Distinguished Performance” at the Colorado Counties Inc. Summer Conference, including No. 4-ranked Rio Blanco County.

Business workshop set today, Saturday

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce and Rio Blanco County will offer two subjects in a workshop related to starting a new business in Colorado today and Friday. The workshops will run today from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Meeker Public Library with coaching sessions on Friday at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Call […]

Free business workshop today in Meeker

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce and Rio Blanco County will offer two subjects in a workshop related to starting a new business in Colorado today and Friday from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Meeker Public Library. Call 970-878-5510 for more info or call to register at 970-243-5242.

Starting a new business topic of April 28 workshop

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce and Rio Blanco County will offer two subjects in a workshop related to starting a new business in Colorado on April 28.

Biz scholarships available

RBC I Rio Blanco County, the Town of Meeker, private investors and the Meeker Chamber of Commerce are offering scholarships for area business owners who are interested in attending an intensive workshop to assist small business owners helping to transform their business and their community, into a destination location.

Better City contracts signed by Meeker, Rio Blanco County

RBC I Earlier this month, Rio Blanco County and the Town of Meeker signed a contract to run through the rest of the year with Better City LLC for the facilitation of strategies for Better City’s “Economic Development Strategies Phase IV Report—Recommended Action Plan.”

Gift to the County…

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At the Rio Blanco County Commissioners meeting Nov. 23, Chris McCourt, center, who is manager of the Colowyo Mine, presented a check for $5,000 to Rio Blanco County. Colowyo made the donation as a way of saying “thank you” to the community for ongoing support over the life of Colowyo operations and the support shown […]

Award…

Scott Jones, left, president of the Colorado OHV Coalition, presented Katelin Cook, right, the director of economic development for Rio Blanco County, with an “Award of Special Recognition,” honoring Rio Blanco for the high quality of its Wagon Wheel Trails Program. The award was presented at an OHV workshop this summer.

RBC, Moffat meet on Colowyo

RBC I A community meeting related to Craig and Meeker will be held June 3 in Craig, involving officials from Rio Blanco and Moffat counties to discuss the situation surrounding the Colowyo Mine.

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County officials to be sworn in to office Tuesday morning

RBC I A new slate of elected Rio Blanco County officials will be sworn into office Tuesday, marking the end of county service by two long-standing officials who both stepped down at the end of their current terms.

Congratulate Rio Blanco County graduates

The Herald Times is publishing greetings from senior parents, relatives and friends for a job well done.