News Briefs: May 28, 2020

White River Museum now open

MEEKER | The White River Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays with attention given to physical distancing and sanitation.

Pop-up driver’s license office in June

MEEKER | The driver’s license office in Meeker will be open Thursday, June 11 from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. and Friday, June 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. by appointment only. Please note, the phone number to schedule an appointment has changed. Call 720-295-2965 for an appointment. Online: Call the County Clerk’s office at 878-9460 if you need additional information.

Fish Fry postponed to August 2020

MEEKER | The White River Community Association Community Fish Fry at Buford School has been postponed from June 13, 2020, to August 2020, with the exact date to be determined.

Curbside pickup at Rangely Library

RANGELY | The Rangely Regional Library is offering curbside pickup for library patrons. Call the library at 970-675-8811 for details. The catalog is now available at The library is planning a tentative reopening June 1.

Fun CNCC classes starting soon online

RBC | No need for summer to be a bummer. Colorado Northwestern Community College is offering online courses that cover a wide variety of topics to enrich your daily life starting as low as $48. Use this time to have fun, gain business or personal skills from home such as:
• Growing Plants for Fun & Profit to turn your love of plants into an enjoyable and profitable home business.
• Introduction to Guitar to learn to play any style of music on the guitar and become the musician you’ve always wanted to be.
• Homeschool With Success to discover how to homeschool your children in a way that ensures they get what they need both academically and socially.
To learn more and register for classes visit

10th Street bridge closure

MEEKER | The Town of Meeker is replacing the Water Street water line, and there will be no access to or from the Mesa via 10th Street Bridge on Monday, June 1 and possibly Tuesday, June 2. Call Town Hall with questions, 878-5344.