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ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations online at:

The Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or email to:

RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m., at 7th and Park, Meeker.

AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 p.m., 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.

Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 7 p.m., Weds. 7 p.m., Fri. 7 p.m. St. James Church – enter from back parking lot, meetings are downstairs in Richards Hall, 4th & Park, Meeker 878-4158 878-5919 878-5636 Al-Anon Thurs. 7 p.m. 878-5655

Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency call 629-9691 . Emergencies call 911. Providing assistance for victims of violent crimes.

New Eden Pregnancy Care Services – pregnancy tests, emergency supplies, guidance by trained volunteers, classes on pregnancy and child care, post-abortion support, referrals. Mondays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 345 Main Street, Meeker. Email: or (970)878-5117 and 219 Sunset Avenue Rangely. Email: or (970) 675-2300. All services are confidential.

Meeker Housing Authority Board of Directors meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 9:30 a.m. at The Pines, 875 Water St., Meeker.

Veterans Service Offices Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Suite 300, Meeker. 878-9690 office, 878-3219 home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – Hoot Gibson, Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely. 878-9695 office, 675-2669 home.

If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131

The Rangely Moms Group gives pregnant women and mothers of newborns through elementary school-aged children time to take a break, join in discussions and crafts, and build relationships with other moms. We meet the first Thursday of each month from September through May, from 9-11 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church (144 S. Stanolind Ave.). Join us! For more information, call Heather Zadra at (970) 629-9937.

Food Bank of the Rockies mobile food pantry truck will be providing Food assistance to community members of Rio Blanco County. Scheduled Dates for 2015: January 29, February 26, March 26, April 30 & May 28. The Food Bank will be at the Meeker Fairgrounds from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Bring your own boxes to transport food. Seniors and handicapped served first. No qualifications or eligibility forms. Product distributed to anyone seeking food assistance on first come, first served basis. 40# senior box pickup at 10:30. Applications available for over age 60. FBR contact: Jill Heidel 877-953-3937. Sponsor contact: Debra Barney 970-878-9650.

Please call before 9:00 a.m. day of meal
878-5627 or 675-8112
Senior Citizen Nutrition Program
Meals served at noon.
Reservations appreciated.
Suggested Donation Over 60 – $2.50. Under 60 – Guest Fee $7.
(Did you know? Homebound trays can be ordered for over 60, suggested donation $2.50 – 12:10 p.m. pickup.)
FRIDAY, February 27: Pork chops, Apple dressing, Green beans w caramelized onions, Whole wheat rolls, Fresh fruit, Birthday cake.
MONDAY, March 2: Cooks’s choice.
TUESDAY, March 3: Salisbury steak, Mashed potatoes w/gravy, Mixed vegetables, Wheat Roll, Cookie
WEDNESDAY March 4: Fish creole, Rice pilaf, Coleslaw, Italian bread, Blond brownie
FRIDAY, March 6: Sweet & sour beef, Rice, Broccoli, Asian salad, Fortune cookie.

Range Call is looking for someone to produce a wood cuttout for photo shoots. For more information phone 320-223-4351

Range Call is looking for vendors to showcase crafts, products or information booths. For more information phone 320-223-4351

Pistol River Leather
Holding a grudge is like giving yourself poison and expecting the other person to die!
785 Park Ave 878-4346


DOWN & DIRTY Cleaning Services, LLC
Your new local customized cleaning service that’s here to help free up your time! Affordable, professional and available to you 24/7. Home, office, rentals, move outs, mls listings, foreclosures, construction clean-ups, garage, barn, yard clean-ups. Also pet/livestock help and care. Seriving Meeker, Rangely, Craig, Rifle, and surrounding areas. Cyndi Paul. Home: (970) 878-5457 Cell: (970) 274-9160. email:


In home care services available day or night. Call (970) 620 – 0917.


Looking for pasture to rent or lease for 4 to 5 horses. Call 970-756-2039 or 970-878-5700.

Horse quality, small bales, grass hay Paul Janke 878-5122


Snowblower-Husqvarna 24″, 2 stage, 5.5 HP, Tecumseh, single lever adjustable chute control, variable front & rear drive. Good, reliable machine, $225. Call Ron (970)878-3507.


Colt AR-15, pre-ban, 8 mags, $1500 OBO. (970) 618-8375.


ASK ABOUT OUR CNC MACHINING Can’t get a metal part? We can make all kinds of parts. We have CNC Machine equipment, lathe and tooling to do the job. Contact Phil at Family Automotive and Machine. (970)878-5606.


LARGE SALE AT MEEKER FAIRGROUNDS. FRIDAY 8-6 & SATURDAY 8-12 New Nu Wave oven, several desks, furniture, LARGE collection of cookbooks, leather bags, kitchen utensils, electric heater, lots of good stuff, too much to mention.


Permanent Full-time Teller Position
Great Customer Service skills
High school education or equivalent
Demonstrated aptitude for accuracy with numbers
Strong communication skills, written and verbal
Good decision-making skills
Willingness to work variety of hours, including rotation of Saturday mornings
Team Player
Basic office skills
Wage based on experience.
Applications should be picked up at Mountain Valley Bank, 400 Main, Meeker, CO during regular business hours. EOE.


The Meeker Sanitation District is seeking applicants to fill an opening on the Board. Applicants must be a resident of, or own property in the MeekerSanitation District to qualify. If you are interested in becoming a Board Member for the Meeker Sanitation District, please contact the Office at 265 8th Street, or call 878-5192. You may also write for information to PO Box 417, Meeker, CO 81641.

The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking one Housekeeping position and one Head Housekeeping position. These are full time benefited positions; hiring range $13.01 to $19.74/hour. Duties include, but are not limited to: general cleaning and light maintenance duties of district facilities as assigned by the Park and Facilities Manager. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 18 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or GED, read, write, speak and understand English, be available to work various shifts, primarily evenings and weekends. A completed ERBM Recreation & Park District job application is required for consideration and should be returned to ERBM Recreation & Park District, Attn: Human Resources, 101 Ute Rd, Meeker, CO 81641. 970-878-3403. Applications are available at the Meeker Recreation Center. Complete job description is available upon request. Applications will be accepted through Monday, March 2. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Kitchen Positions
Looking for qualified individuals for kitchen positions. Must be able to communicate, be dependable, and able to put in a good day or night’s work. Apply in person and ask for Henry at Ma Famiglia.

The Rio Blanco Herald Times is looking for a part-time freelance reporter with newspaper experience to cover Meeker’s school board and/or town board meetings as well as occasional county commissioners’ meetings. If interested, call Editor-Sean McMahon at 878-4017 or 675-5033, or contact him at

Recreation Coordinator
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is seeking one full-time benefited Recreation Coordinator. Salary range $12.85-17.03/hr. Duties include, but are not limited to: assist in select phases of implementing and coordinating recreational programs and special events such as gym supervision, officiating, coaching, scorekeeping, etc. Requirements include, but are not limited to: applicant must be 18 years of age or older, be available to work early morning, evening, split and/or weekend shifts. A completed ERBM Recreation & Park District job application is required for consideration and should be returned to ERBM Recreation & Park District, Attn: Human Resources, 101 Ute Rd, Meeker, CO 81641. Applications are available at the Meeker Recreation Center and online, Complete job description is available upon request and online. Applications will be accepted through March 6, 2015. ERBM Recreation & Park District is an equal opportunity employer.

Northwest Auto Sales & Service is looking for a full time New and Used Sales manager. Duties include all aspects of auto sales. Pay commensurate with experience. Email resume to: or call (970)878-5026

Superintendent of Schools
Meeker School District Re-1
Meeker, Colorado
The Meeker School District employs 43 highly qualified certified staff members, 4 administrators, and 27 classified staff. The District has three schools serving 697 students: Meeker Elementary School (377), Barone Middle School (142) and Meeker High School (178). Salary will be negotiated based on experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications are due March 5, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. Please review website at for details and application materials. Please address application, credentials and requests for information to Janelle Urista, Secretary to the Board of Education, Meeker School District Re-1, 555 Garfield Street, P.O. Box 1089, Meeker, Colorado 81641, email –, telephone – 970-878-9040 x 620. Meeker School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Established Local Lawn Care Services includes equipment, customer referrals and training as needed to perform quality and good customer service. Requires hard worker, initiative, dependability. Call Ron (970)878-3507.


Open House Saturday & Sunday 10-2 PM 39099 Highway 13 3 Bed, 2.5 bath, cedar home woodstove, AC, vaulted ceilings $198,900, 9 acres Call (231)878-6156 Pictures:

In Town Paradise Updated 3BR/2BA finished basement. Located on dead-end for max privacy. 2 lots add parking. $190K 970-878-3758

FSBO: 22 Acre horse property and RV service, heated utility building with W/D service, new fence and more. 4751 County Road 7.(580)377-9436. $85,000.00.

APARTMENT 2BDR/1BA, fully furnished, utilities included, NS/NP, above restaurant. Call 878-4141

1 BDR, 1 BA in Meeker, all utilities included, $330 per month. (970) 220-2150.

Clean, quiet 2 BDR, 1 BA apartment, $425/ month + deposit. Call (970) 878-3736 or (970) 260-8844

For rent, 2 BDR, 1BA home. $550/month + last month + damage deposit + electric and gas. 1st month discount with 1 year lease, pets considered. Call Ken at (970)948-5743.

3 BDR Trailer, fenced yard, pets okay, no smoking. References and deposit required (970) 629-0917.

AVAILABLE NOW: retail space in the center of Meeker at 6th and Main in the historic Hugus Building. Includes over 5000 square feet and loading dock in the alley. This former general store has Main Street display, windows, an antique ceiling, freight elevator, built-in cupboards and 1910 era show cases. Call 970-878-4138 for details.

CLEAN REMODELED 2BD apartments, in-house laundry, storage units available, close to shopping and the downtown area & more. $575 per month. Western Exposures Realty LLC (970) 878-5877.

Clean 2BD/2BA Apartments. Furnished/Unfurnished-in unit WD, utilities included. Year lease $800, $1,500 damage deposit. Shorter term options available. Western Exposures Realty (970) 878-5877.

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

Halandras Building, 300 sq. ft. interior office, includes utilities. Off street parking, easy access. (970)629-9714.

Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.


Large 2 BDR/1BA apt for rent, quiet and private, good location. No pets. (970)778-5040.

Commercial property with great location. Main Street. Call for particulars. Available now. (970)778-5040.

Nice 2 BDR/2BA duplex with attached covered parking, no pets. Available now. (970) 778-5040.

SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Ben Frier (970)675-2259 (970)629-8068

Rangely Duplex for Rent $650.00 plus deposit . 2 bedroom, Available immediately, newly remodeled inside and out. Contact Dan (970)462-6858 or Rodney (970)462-6538.

Trailers, hitches, flatbeds, toolboxes, trailer service and truck accessories. We are a “one stop shop” truck and trailer outfitter. B&W gooseneck hitches $597 installed. Pine Country Trailer Sales, Grand Junction. 1-800-287-6532.


Notice is hereby given that a proposed Supplemental Budget has been submitted to the Rangely Junior College District Board of Directors for the year ending June 30, 2015; a copy of such proposed budget is on file with Linda Gordon/Budget Officer, 215 Hillcrest Avenue, Rangely, CO where same is open for public inspection; such proposed budget will be considered at the regularly scheduled board meeting of the Rangely Junior College District to be held on March 9, 2015, 12:00 noon, CNCC, Johnson Banquet Room, for final adoption of this supplemental budget. Any interested elector of such Rangely Junior College District may inspect the proposed budget and file or register any objections thereto at any time prior to the final adoption of the budget.
Publish: February 19 and February 26, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

The Town of Rangely will be conducting a Public Hearing on the Amended Final Plat for the West Rangely Subdivision pertaining to, among other things, the dedication of rights-of-way to Rio Mesa Resources, Inc. and a successor homeowners association who shall own and maintain such rights-of-way. If you have any questions please contact the Town of Rangely at (970) 675-8476. NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF RANGELY COUNCIL MEETING The Town of Rangely will hold a Public Hearing at 7:15 pm, Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Council Chambers of the Municipal Building at 209 East Main Street, Rangely, Colorado on the following: WEST RANGELY SUBDIVISION Amended Final Plat in C.E. 950, Section 3 T1N, R102W of the 6th P.M., Town of Rangely, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The property is generally located north of River Road and west of Parkview Elementary School. All interested citizens and groups are invited to attend and participate in the public hearings. By: Lisa Piering, Town Clerk
Publish: February 19, 26 & March 5, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

March 4, 2015
The Regular Board Meeting of the Meeker Sanitation District will be held at the Meeker Sanitation District Office,265 8th Street, Meeker, Colorado
1. Call to order
2. Additions or Changes to the Agenda
3. Approval of Minutes
4. Public Comments
5. New Business
A. Board Member Position
B. Lot Line Adjustment – School District Property
C. Sewer Back Up – 824 2nd Street
D. Hospital Tour – April 1
6. Old Business
A. Biosolids Dewatering Project
B. Sewer Main East of Town
C. Rates, Water Data From Town
D. Plant Manager Report
E. Office Manager Report
7. Attorney
8. Board
A. Delinquent Accounts
B. Approve Current Bills
C. Executive Session Pursuant to 24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S. to Discuss Personnel Matters
9. Adjourn
This agenda is subject to change without further notice. Agenda is posted at the office of the Meeker Sanitation District, 265 8th Street.
Published: February 26, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 7:00 P.M.
Regular Scheduled Board Meeting
345 Market Street, Meeker, CO
I. Call to Order
A. Pledge of Allegiance
II. Roll Call
III. Approval of the Agenda
IV. Approval of the Previous Minutes
V. Approval of Monthly Disbursements
VI. Public Participation
VII. New Business
VIII. Planning Commission Appointment(s)
A. Public Hearings- 7:00 p.m.
B. Request(s) from the Meeker Lions Club for special event Liquor Permits (200 Main Street Location); March 7, 2015, (4:30pm to 1am) to serve during the ‘Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner’ April 18, 2015, (4:30pm to 1am) to serve during the “Afterbirth Ball” April 11, 2015, (4:30pm to 11pm) to serve during the “Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet” May 9, 2015, (5pm to 12am) to serve during the “Meeker Volunteer Fire & Rescue Dinner” March 14, 2015, (5:30pm to 11pm) to serve during the “Annual Pioneer Medical Center Gala”
C. Renewal of Ute Park Lease Agreement with Meeker Classic Sheepdogs, LLC
D. Renewal of Ute Park Lease Agreement with Mr. David Smith
IX. Mayor’s remarks
X. Town Manager’s Report
XI. Town Attorney’s Report
XII. Other Board Business
Published: February 26, 2016 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Rio Blanco County is soliciting Bids from Licensed Contractors for tree trimming and tree removal at the Rio Blanco County Courthouse located at 555 Main Street Meeker, Co 81641. For further information containing General Terms and Conditions of the Invitation for Bid, Scope of Work, Schedule, Minimum Qualifications, and Bid Form is located on the County website at All Bids must be received by mail no later than Friday March 6, 2015, to the Rio Blanco Board of County Commissioners, County Administration Building, 200 Main Street, P.O. Box I, Meeker, Colorado 81641 or hand delivered to Melanie Godwin no later than 11:00 A.M., Mountain Standard Time, on Monday March 9, 2015 to the County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Meeker Co, 81641. The Bid must be sealed in an envelope and must be clearly identified on the outside of the bid document – Sealed Bid for RBC 2015 Courthouse Tree Trimming and Removal. For further information contact Rio Blanco County Project Coordinator Eric Jaquez, 970-878-9583.
Publish: February 26 & March 2, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of Education Special Meeting
Central Office – 555 Garfield Street
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 5:40 p.m.
1. Call to Order and Roll Call
2. Pledge of Allegiance: Mr. Blunt will lead the Pledge of Allegiance
3. Approval of Agenda
4. Approval of the Minutes from the Work Session and Regular Board Meeting February 17, 2015
1. Recognitions/Celebrations
2. Budget Report
3. Property Report
4. Policy Report
5. Certified/Classified Report
A. Consideration of Action Items for a Blanket Motion
B. Approval of Policies for 3rd Reading; AE-R, AED, BEC, DAB, DAB-E, DEA, DEB, EF, EFC, EFEA, EHB, IHBB, IHBEA, IKA, OTHER
Published: February 26, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times