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Days Gone By: Jan 21, 2021

January 26, 2021 Lucas Turner 0

The Meeker Herald – 125 years ago A social dance will be given at the Coal Creek school house on Friday evening, Jan. 31, 1896. All are cordially invited. By order of Committee. Most of […]

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Days Gone By: Jan 14, 2021

January 15, 2021 Lucas Turner 0

The Meeker Herald ~ 125 years ago Being killed by electricity is a shocking way to die. Simp Harp, manager of the stage and express company, took a trip over the Meeker-Rifle division in the […]

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Days Gone By: Dec 7, 2020

January 7, 2021 Lucas Turner 0

The Meeker Herald – 125 years ago Some folks, like tug boats, seldom accomplish anything without a great deal of puffing and blowing; but unlike tug boats, they often puff and blow without accomplishing anything. […]

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Days Gone By: Dec 31, 2020

January 3, 2021 Lucas Turner 0

The Meeker Herald – 125 years ago Judge Platt Rogers is of the opinion that a railroad into Northwestern Colorado is the most important line that Denver men could project for the coming year. For […]

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Days Gone By: Dec 24, 2020

December 24, 2020 Lucas Turner 0

The Meeker Herald – 125 years ago Judge Platt Rogers is of the opinion that a railroad into Northwestern Colorado is the most important line that Denver men could project for the coming year. Perry […]

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Days Gone By: Dec 17, 2020

December 22, 2020 Lucas Turner 0

The Meeker Herald – 125 years ago It was cold enough Wednesday morning to freeze the tail off a brass monkey. There are some people who cannot distinguish between the notoriety itch and a real […]

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Days Gone By: Dec 10, 2020

December 14, 2020 Lucas Turner 0

The Meeker Herald – 125 years ago Walter James had a rather exciting adventure with a mountain lion on Saturday. He had shot and wounded the puma, which was a large one, when it turned […]

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Days Gone By: Nov. 12, 2020

November 13, 2020 Lucas Turner 0

The Meeker Herald | 125 years ago To be in harmony with the feelings of the defeated the thermometer dropped to a point three degrees above zero last night. Deputy Game Warden Clark cracked down […]

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Days Gone By: Oct. 15, 2020

October 18, 2020 Herald Times Staff 0

The Meeker Herald  | 125 years ago • Every man who goes wrong tries to shift the blame upon somebody else, and the greatest coward invariably selects a woman. • The Meeker-Rifle stage changed to […]

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Days Gone By: Oct. 8. 2020

October 8, 2020 Herald Times Staff 0

The Meeker Herald ~ 125 years ago • Collins, the jeweler, has moved from the Oldland store to the restaurant, two doors east. Good work and moderate prices are building up quite a business for Mr. […]

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Days Gone By: Oct. 1, 2020

October 6, 2020 Herald Times Staff 0

The Meeker Herald | 125 years ago • Shoestrings were first used in England in 1797, and English buckle makers presented a petition to the throne asking that such an innovation be prohibited by law. A […]

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