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ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line 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 2:30 p.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, 878-3219home. 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.

SAFEHOUSE 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, May 15: Hamburger stroganoff, pasta, orange spiced carrots, beets, apricots, biscuit.
MONDAY, May 18: Pizza, garden salad, garbanzo salad, applesauce, garlic bread.
TUESDAY, May 19: Roast beef, mashed potatoes w/gravy, Brussels sprouts, Waldorf salad.
WEDNESDAY May 20: Chicken noodle soup, whole wheat crackers, chopped spinach, yellow squash, citrus salad.
FRIDAY, May 22 : Chili dog w/bun, onions/cheese, 5 bean salad, fresh orange, banana, chocolate chip cookie.

The VFW, American Legion, and VFW Ladies Auxiliary will meet the second Monday of each month at 5:30 PM at 290 4th St. For further information call (970) 878-5326.

White River Electric Association has Tri-County Tree Service trimming trees that endanger the power lines. If you have any questions please contact the WREA main office at 970-878-5041.


Moving Auction Sat., May 30th, 10 am, 146 Winchester St. Rifle, Co. – Household – Riding Lawn mower – 2 Pickup Trucks – 2 Trailers – ATV w/ snow blade – Cement Mixer – Ladders – Large assortment elec. & hand tool much much more Silver Nickel Auction Ralph Fritzlan Auctioneer more info: 970-571-1608 Web page w/ Pictures.

SPRING CONSIGNMENT AUCTION, Saturday, May 16th, 10 AM, 640 East Victory Way, Craig, CO (Indoor Arena, Craig Fairgrounds) There will be guns, ammo, saddles & tack, tools of all kinds, antiques of all kinds, glassware, modern & antique furniture, office furniture, a level longbed pickup bed full of harnesses, collars, bridles, etc., 20 trees $5 each – Marshal Ash, Schubert Choke Cherry, Shade Master Locust & Autumn Purple Ash. Appliances, vehicles, equipment, trailers, coins, camp items, 2 newer church pews, Suzuki 1978 750 cc motorcycle, 3″ gas pump, 3 multi packers, pickup tool box & fuel tank w/pump. This is a consignment auction, meaning anything could show up unadvertized. For more info call Steve Claypoole, CP Auction Service, 970-260-5577. See web “Call me about a sale for you”


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


Huberwoods in Lapoint, UT Corral Poles 8′-20′, Fence Stays Posts 8′ (pine & cedar), Line and Corner Teepee poles and Small Logs (will deliver 2.00/loaded mile) Call Brad: (435) 790-3038 or (435) 247-2481


Spring Sale, premium pinyon, $200 a ton. More heat than 2 cords of pine. Mark Schumacher, Rangely 970-620-0387 voicemail.


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


Emerald City Lawn Care Weekly, Biweekly, As Needed Services. Free Estimates. No Contracts. Let us take care of your lawn! (970) 220-2040


LOST – Black wallet w/frayed edges, w/valuable cards enclosed. Please call 970-878-4816 or 970-878-3547.


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.


MEEKER – 1021 MAIN, Sat., 5/16, 8am-3pm. EARLY BIRDS WILL BE CHARGED DOUBLE. Weather permitting.

Yard Sale/Estate Sale MEEKER – 789 9th St., Saturday, 5/23 & Sunday, 5/24, 8:00 am each morning All household items, furniture, antiques, tools and more. 35 years of stuff.

MEEKER – 769 3rd St., Saturday, 5/16, 8am – 4pm


Job Summary – High quality, growth oriented CPA firm located in Northwestern Colorado seeks bookkeeper/office manager for a full-time position, who has strong knowledge and experience with payroll preparation, general accounting knowledge, and a strong desire to be part of the team. Requirements:
Good analytical skills
Proficiency in Word and Excel
Experience with QuickBooks
Motivation to meet client deadlines while providing excellent service and being a client advocate
Possess a strong work ethic, ability to work independently, good communication skills and a willingness to learn.
At our firm we work hard and strive to meet our clients expectations, but not at the expense of our families. If you desire to live and work in a smaller town in beautiful Northwestern Colorado, where families come first, please apply today. Compensation is competitive and dependent on experience. Submit resume and professional references electronically to: or fax 970-675-2220 or hand deliver to our office @ 118 W Main St., Rangely, CO

Part Time Entry Level Employee for Wastewater Treatment Plant
REQUIREMENTS: High School or Equivalent Education
Mechanical Aptitude Willing to learn a wide variety of job functions
Good public relation skills
Willing to work weekends, holidays and be on call as needed
Computer knowledge helpful
CDL (Class B) required within six months
Class D Wastewater License required within one year
Class 1 Collections License required within one year
Furnish copy of driving record
Physical and Drug testing required for employment
Salary DOQ Minimum 30 hours per week Benefits
Position will remain open until filled
Information available from: Meeker Sanitation District Office, PO Box 417, 265 8th Street, Meeker, CO 81641. 970-878-5192 FAX 970-878-5988 E-mail:

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 Water Conservancy District is accepting applications for a full time Reservoir/Hydroelectric Operator/Assistant Manager position. Applications are available from the District’s office at 2252 E. Main, Rangely, Colorado 81648 or by calling the District office at 970-675-5055. Salary range for this position is dependent upon education and experience. Position will remain open until May 22, 2015. Successful applicant must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen. The District is an equal opportunity employer

THE DECK WILL BE OPENING SOON! Summer help needed for front of house. All positions and shifts available. Pick up an application at MA FAMIGLIA’S.


Rangely School District has teaching positions, a part-time custodial position and substitute positions open at this time. Please refer to our website, under the employment tab, for more information and applications.


FSBO Blue Mountain Oasis, 2 BDR/1BA, 1,124 sq ft, outbuildings, 3 acres w/water. 970-620-0249


MEEKER – 1/2+ acre with 22×24 shop/garage. Awesome views, all utilities w/active sewer & water taps $59,000. 629-8182

Residential Building Lots for Sale 4-5 acre residential lots in West Rangely Subdivision. Gas, water, phone and electric hookups at property line of all lots. Reasonably priced at $50,000-$60,000. Private road owned by homeowners association with minimal yearly HOA fee of $250 a year per lot. Mike or Tracy Hayes (970)675-5323.


3 BDR/2 BA apartment, $700 month. Call 970-220-2150.

2 BDR, 2 BA in a quiet, beautiful out-of-town setting. Pets negotiable. (970)878-4320

Available June 1st: 2 BDR, 1.5 BA, townhome, Newly remodeled. Back privacy, fenced yard, NP. Deposit & references required. (970)620-0917

Townhouse for Rent- 2BR/ 1 1/2 BA. 484 12th Street. $400 month. Damage deposit plus first and last month. Call 220-2043.

Split level home on 20 acres of fenced pasture. 4 BDR, 3 BA, 2-car garage, family, laundry, living, dining rooms, wood stove. $1300 per month + electricity. (970)963-0461.

Storage Depot 10×25 unit. 878-4808.

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

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.

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.


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

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

SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Managers: Dana & Debbie Hanvey (970)675-2259 (970)216-0138

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

Rangely Duplex for Rent $650.00 plus deposit. 1 or 2 bedroom duplex – Newly remodeled & landscaped. Please contact Rodney 970-462-6538 or Dan 970-462-6858


VERNAL, UT – Vernal Gardens Apartments now leasing 2, 3, and 4 BDR apartments. Income limits apply. Please contact Simone, Manager at 1-435-781-0923


ATV TRAILER – Aluminum frame w/drop down side ramps hardly used, $1,000. Located in Meeker. Call 970-629-8866.


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 on or about 7:10 P.M., May 19, 2015, during the regular Board of Trustees meeting at the Meeker Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado, final settlement will be made to Hazelden Construction, Inc. and all project subcontractors, including project partners for the Eastern Meeker Utility Infrastructure Project (DOLA Grant EIAF #7234). Any person, co-partnership, company, association of persons, or corporation who has an unpaid claim with the Company listed above, as a project subcontractor or project partner, or for labor and materials, or reimbursement for related expenses, may file a verified statement, at any time, up to final settlement, of the amount due with the Town, pursuant to Section 38-26-107, C.R.S., as amended. Failure on the part of any Claimant to file such verified statement with the Town Board, prior to the final settlement on said contract, will relieve the Town of Meeker from any liability for such Claimant’s claim. More information is available at (970)878-4960 or at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641.
Scott W. Meszaros, Town Administrator
Town of Meeker
345 Market Street
Meeker, CO 81641
Publish May 7, 2015 and May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

The Meeker School District is seeking sealed bids for the Barone Middle School Main Office relocation and remodel. Time line for this project is starting no earlier than June 1,2015 and completion no later than August 5, 2015. Prospective bidders may pick up bid specifications and drawings or have them emailed beginning May 12, 2015.
Please contact:
Meeker School District Educational Center
555 Garfield Street
Meeker, CO 81641
970-878-9040 or
Mandatory walk-through at 6:30 pm. on Tuesday, May 19, 2015.
Bid opening Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.
Published May 7, 2015 and May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Gross Salaries,$7,220.79
PERA, Monthly Contributions,$1,563.65
FPPA & D & D, $-
Colorado Dept of Revenue, CWT, $200.00
IRS, FWT/Med, $777.42
Centurylink, Phone, fax, internet, $315.44
Moon Lake Electric, Electricity, $932.04
Rangely Trash Service, Trash Service, $82.00
Rio Blanco Herald Times, Disbursement, $19.20
Mesa County Health Dept, Water test, $20.00
Caselle Inc, Support, $251.00 LR
Gateway Services LLC, Gas, oil, grease, $627.50
Protouch Detail, Detailed police car, $215.98
Wal-Mart, Cleaners, tissue, paper towels, $69.71
WestWater Engineering, Sewer project, $180.00
Pinnacol, Insurance, $659.00
Sands Law Office LLC, Professional services, $75.00
Office Depot, Toner, type writer ribbon, highlighters, $160.26
Mountain West Insurance, Bond, $50.00
True Value, Hoses, sprinklers, parts for compressor, $195.15
Zions Bank, Mcafee, Training, tether balls, $393.95
Basin Saw Inc, chain saw rope, $21.37
Publish May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times
Tuesday May 19, 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. Staff Updates
VIII. New Business
A. Meeker Chamber’s July 4th Event Updates
B. Public Hearings- 7:10 p.m.
C. Request from the Meeker Lions Club for a special event Liquor Permit to be held at 200 Main Street, June 6, 2015, (5pm to 1 am) to serve during the “Annual Old Timers Dance”
D. Intergovernmental Agreement with Rio Blanco County for Broadband Easement Project
E. Ute Park Trail Project- ERBMD/BLM
IX. Mayor’s remarks
X. Town Manager’s Reports
XI. Town Attorney’s Report
Published: May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

ORDINANCE 04- 2015
WHEREAS, a request has been made to amend the lot configurations on Block 1, lots 3,4,5, and 6, Sage Hills Subdivision, Town of Meeker; and WHEREAS, the Meeker Planning Commission has conducted a public hearing on this application and recommended approval; and WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees hereby determines that the application complies with Town regulations to include processing the resubdivision through the Variance Process; and NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE TOWN OF MEEKER, as follows: Section 1. The Board of Trustees approves the above-identified resubdivision request. Section 2. The Massey-Maybury Resubdivision plat pictured in Exhibit A, and attached hereto and incorporated herein by this reference, is hereby approved. Section 3. The approvals are for the properties described in Exhibit B, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein by this reference. Section 4. The approvals are subject to any conditions listed in Exhibit C, which is attached hereto and incorporated herein by this reference. INTRODUCED, PASSED, APPROVED AND ADOPTED on this 5th day of May, 2015, by a vote of 4 for 0 against. TOWN OF MEEKER, Regas K. Halandras, Mayor ATTEST: Lisa Cook, Town Clerk EXHIBIT B MASSEY-MAYBURY RESUBDIVISION PLAT 1. Lot 1 (The Westerly one-half of Lot 4 and Lot 3, Block 1), Sage Hills Subdivision, Town of Meeker, Colorado. 2. Lot 2 (The Easterly one-half of Lot 4, and Lots 5 and 6, Block 1), Sage Hills Subdivision, Town of Meeker. EXHIBIT C 1. Previous utility easements are hereby deemed abandoned and eliminated, and the new easements as set forth on Exhibit A, the Massey-Maybury Resubdivision Plat, are established as the appropriate easements for the subdivided lots. 2. Any necessary technical corrections shall be made by the applicant and approved by Staff. 3. Severability: If any portion of this Ordinance is found to be void or ineffective, it shall be deemed severed from this Ordinance and the remaining provisions shall remain valid and in full force and effect.
Published: May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of County Commissioners
Monday, May 18, 2015
Rangely, Colorado
Tentative Board Agenda
Items of routine and non-controversial nature are placed on the consent agenda. Any Commissioner or member of the audience may request an item be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered separately on the regular agenda prior to action being taken by the Board on the Consent Agenda. Public Comment: Any member of the public may address the Board on matters which are within the jurisdiction of the Board. If you are addressing the Board regarding a matter listed on the Agenda, you are requested to make your comments when the Board takes that matter. Please limit your comments to three minutes per member or five minutes per group. The public comment time is not for questions and answers. It is your time to express your views.
11:00 a.m. Call to order: Pledge of Allegiance
Changes to the May 18, 2015 Tentative Agenda
Approval of the May 18, 2015 Agenda
Approval of the Board Minutes of May 11, 2015
MOUs, Contracts and Agreements:
Other Business:
Public Comments
County Commissioners Updates
The agenda is provided for informational purposes only; all times are approximate. Agenda items will normally be considered in the order they appear on the agenda. However, the Board may alter the Agenda, take breaks during the meeting, work through the noon hour and even continue an item for a future meeting date. The Board, while in session, may consider other items that are brought before it. Scheduled items may be continued if the Board is unable to complete the Agenda as scheduled. The next regular Board meeting is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Meeker at the County Administration Building. Please check the County’s website for information at If you need special accommodations please call 970-878-9683 in advance of the meeting so that reasonable accommodations may be made.
Published: May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Board of Education Regular Board Meeting
555 Garfield Street
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 7:00 p.m.
1. Call to Order and Roll Call
2. Pledge of Allegiance: Mr. Shults will lead the Pledge of Allegiance
3. Approval of Agenda
4. Approval of the Minutes from the Regular Board Meeting May 5, 2015
1. Recognitions/Celebrations (FFA Presentation)
2. Graduation Report
3. Preliminary 2015/2016 Budget Report
4. Policy Report
5. Certified/Classified Report (High School Fall Head Coaches)
A. Approval of Policies for 1st Reading; GBGAB, GBGH, GCKAA, GCKAA-R, GCL, GCO-R
B. Approval of Certified/Classified Report
Publish: May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, May 28, 2015, the Rio Blanco County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building, 200 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado to consider the following: Kilduff Minor Subdivision 15-01 – Applicant is requesting to subdivide their property into two lots at 1354 County Road 36,Meeker CO, in Section 35, T1N, R94W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or you may call (970) 878-9584 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times

Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, May 28, 2015, the Rio Blanco County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Administration Building, 200 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado to consider the following: Levy Conditional Use Permit (CUP) 15-01 – Applicant is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to allow one additional residence on the property for a total of two at 550 County Road 54, Meeker, Colorado, in Section 27, T1S, R92W. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Community Development Department at 200 Main Street in Meeker, Colorado, or call (970) 878-9584 for more information between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Published: May 14, 2015 Rio Blanco Herald Times