Community Calendar: October 6, 2016

Discover the Parks Oct. 11 from 9:30-11 a.m. at Paintbrush Park. Call 878-3403 or visit A free legal clinic for parties who have no attorney will be featured from 2-3:30 p.m. on Oct. 4 at the Meeker Public Library at 490 Main St in Meeker. Please contact the Meeker Public Library at 970-878-5911 to […]

Christmas shopping at the Wing…

Thanks to the generosity of Meeker area vendors and volunteers, the residents of the Walbridge Wing at Pioneers Medical Center had a good time shopping on Dec. 10 for free gifts for Christmas giving.

A passion for quilting pays off for patients

MEEKER I On July 14, the Rio Blanco Stitchers met at the new Pioneers Medical Center to distribute quilts the members had made for the residents of the Walbridge Wing.

Wing Christmas…

Members of Emmanuel Baptist Church of Meeker hosted the “Christmas Store” at Pioneer Hospital’s Walbridge Wing and at Meeker Housing Authority’s Pines Apartments this year. Residents at both locations were able to go shopping right at home for Christmas gifts for their special friends and loved ones. Everything was free thanks to the generosity of […]

All going well with plans for hospital to open during 2015

MEEKER I Construction of the new Pioneers Medical Center is on track with a target opening date of June 2015. “We are thrilled with the progress made this spring,” said Ken Harman, Pioneers Medical Center CEO.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to businesses for “Christmas Store” donations

Dear Editor: We at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Meeker would like to thank Samuelson True Value Hardware & Lumber, Meeker General Mercantile, Ace Hardware, the Girl Scouts of Meeker and individuals for their donations to “The Christmas Store” at the Walbridge Wing. These donations were very much appreciated! Emmanuel Baptist Church Meeker

Letter to the Editor: Thank you to the Walbridge Wing

Dear Editor: Thank you all the staff members of the Walbridge Wing at Pioneers Medical Center in Meeker.

Letter to the Editor: Kunkel family expresses thanks

Dear Editor: We, all, of Paul Kunkel’s family would like to publicly thank the remarkable staff members of the Walbridge Wing and Pioneers Hospital.

Letter to the Editor: Thank you for good work on new gazebo

Dear Editor, We are writing on behalf of the Walbridge Memorial Wing and Pioneers Medical Center. We would like to extend a huge thank you to the many volunteers and donors who have made the new gazebo a reality.

Residents enjoy party at Walbridge Wing

MEEKER — Walbridge residents and staff were recently entertained by the two area musicians.

Annual Halloween event scheduled

MEEKER — The traditional Halloween parade at the Walbridge Wing will take place at an earlier time this year, between 3:30-5 p.m. on Oct. 31.

FCCLA enjoys winter activites

MEEKER — To ring in the new year, Meeker’s FCCLA chapter visited Walbridge Wing residents to make some delicious treats Jan. 2.