September 27, 2021


Cabin Fire east of Meeker 100% contained

September 26, 2021 0
stock photo MEEKER I The Cabin Fire was a small fire east of Meeker on the Blanco Ranger District.  The fire was determined to be the result of a ‘holdover,’ or lightning strike that smoldered [...]


September 25, 2021 0
CAITLIN WALKER PHOTO Ed Ranum has been traveling to Meeker from Fort Collins to tune and repair pianos for more than 15 years, usually once in the spring and once in the fall. Tuning should [...]

PMC statement on mandates

September 25, 2021 0
MEEKER I Pioneers Medical Center is actively involved in navigating the federal and state (via CDPHE and State Board of Health) COVID-19 vaccine mandates for healthcare workers and facilities. Our administration, infection control, compliance and [...]


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Opinion: Veteran’s voice

September 26, 2021 0
RBC I I believe the greatest threat to our nation is the unwillingness of the current administration to stop the uncontrolled influx of unvaccinated, unvetted people across our southern border who are being transported throughout [...]

Letter: Thanks from Rangely museum

September 26, 2021 0
Dear Editor: To the Rangely community: Another EPIC Septemberfest 2021! A big thank you to Tim Webber and the Western Rio Blanco Park and Rec. District crew! This event is always a big win every [...]



Meeker Sports
September 26, 2021 0
The Meeker Mustangs football team (5th and 6th graders) defeated their Parachute rivals 30-6 last Saturday at Starbuck Stadium. (Left) Kaden RIdgeway and (right) Nick Gates. | SAMME PURKEY PHOTOS

Duffers looking for way to state

Meeker Sports
September 26, 2021 0
(Left to right) Coach Willy Theos, Nathan Miller, Alex Garcia, Chakwah Brink, Thomas Curry, Sam Hightower, Wil Schwartz, Dayton Ridgeway, Drew Drake and Peter Hanks in Craig and Yampa Valley Golf Course. | Courtesy Photo MEEKER [...]
Meeker Sports

Tough loss for softball

September 26, 2021 0
Hailey Knowles and Brea Garcia (not pictured) both pitched in the Rifle game. | Amber Garcia Photo MEEKER I It was a short but tough week for Cowboy softball. The team traveled to Rifle Thursday [...]


Rangely trustees updated on marketing efforts, outreach

September 26, 2021 1
RANGELY I Rangely’s Town Board of Trustees met Sept. 14 for a meeting that made major progress official for Rangely and shared important information about upcoming projects. Jeannie Caldwell, marketing/economic development coordinator, was present to [...]


September 24, 2021 0
(Top) Manny and 3-year-old Alexander Rodriguez of Rifle, Colorado, were the big winners at the third annual 4-H Jackpot Fishing Derby held on Septemberfest Sunday in Rangely to benefit 4-H. Young Alexander hauled in a [...]

Lady Panthers continue road games

September 24, 2021 0
The Panthers had a weekend of highs and lows. The varsity team beat the Caprock Eagles but lost to county rivals Meeker. | BOBBY GUTIERREZ PHOTO RANGELY I The Rangely volleyball team traveled to Caprock [...]


Possible plans for Town Hall third floor

September 26, 2021 0
MEEKER I With Mayor pro tem Travis Day at the helm, the Meeker Board of Trustees held its regular meeting Tuesday, Sept. 21. Chris Lockwood requested a “five minute tour” of the third floor of [...]

2022 Radon Video and Poster Contest now open

September 26, 2021 0
RBC I The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment invites students to participate in the 2022 National Radon Video and Poster contests. Students have the opportunity to creatively educate people about indoor radon risks, [...]

Days Gone By: September 23

September 26, 2021 0
 The Meeker Herald 125 years ago • Asparagus is the oldest known plant that has been used as food. • If everybody who talks in favor of cooperation would put it into effect to the [...]

News Notes: September 23

September 25, 2021 0
MACC art school MEEKER | Thursday Art School, hosted by the Meeker Arts and Cultural Council, is back! Kids ages 5–14 can attend every other Thursday for fun projects and a snack! Art schools are [...]

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