Meeker Herald founder James Lyttle in front of the original newspaper building in the late 1800s. The HT moved back into this same location at 304 4th Street in late 2019.

The Rio Blanco Herald Times is the weekly newspaper serving Northwest Colorado including Meeker, Rangely and Dinosaur, Colorado. The Rio Blanco Herald Times publishes each Thursday and has served the region for more than 135 years.

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304 4th St. •
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Meeker, CO 81641

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