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COUNTY BEAT: July 20th Meeting

July 22, 2021 Niki Turner 0

RBC I Budget discussions for 2022 will be held in the afternoon/evening hours this year to facilitate opportunities for the public to participate, following a request from Commissioner Jeff Rector. Additional reductions to the budget […]

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15 new cases of COVID

July 22, 2021 Niki Turner 0

RBC I There were 15 new cases of COVID-19 and one new hospital admission reported between July 12-19, bringing the total reported cases in the county to 700. It is likely there have been other […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: Inconceivable!

July 21, 2021 Niki Turner 0

Words have definitions.  Over time and use sometimes those definitions change. Sometimes they get twisted, or overused, or misapplied, and the “new” definition sticks. In our modern culture of soundbites and buzzwords and trying to […]

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County Beat-July 13 meeting report

July 16, 2021 Niki Turner 0

RBC | Commissioners Jeff Rector and Ty Gates participated in several work sessions Tuesday prior to the regular meeting of the Board of County Commissioners.  IT Director Trevor Nielsen said they are working on a […]

Opinion

Editor’s Column: The duck test

July 15, 2021 Niki Turner 0

Years ago I sat in a leadership meeting where the instructor admonished the group with the following words of advice: “if everyone you encounter says you’re a jackass, instead of blaming them and whining about […]

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SHOTS ON-THE-GO …

July 10, 2021 Niki Turner 0

During the week of June 28 through July 4, there were 16 new reported cases of COVID-19 and three new hospitalizations. As of Monday, July 5 one individual remained hospitalized. Rio Blanco County now has […]

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Are you wasting water?

July 8, 2021 Niki Turner 0

Simple habit changes could save thousands of gallons of water RBC | It’s always a good idea to conserve water when you can, but with ongoing drought conditions in the county water conservation may become […]

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