NEWS NOTES: August 12

White River Alliance meeting

MEEKER | The next meeting of the White River Alliance will be Aug. 18 at 6 p.m. at Circle Park in Meeker. Join us for pizza and beverages.

Public meetings for water initiative

RBC | Public meetings for the White River Integrated Water Initiative

Please join us at the:

• Rio Blanco Fire Building, Aug. 12 at 6 p.m.

• Weiss Conference Room at CNCC, Aug. 18, 6 p.m.

• Piceance Creek Rock School on Aug. 19, 6 p.m.

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Shop Local Bingo

MEEKER | Play SHOP LOCAL BINGO and Win! Friday August 13 is the last farmer’s market and it is also SHOP LOCAL day with the Chamber of Commerce. Businesses will be having promotions and specials all day! Pick up a bingo card at participating locations and shop to win a bundle of Chamber Bucks, Aug. 11-13!

Frisell, Morrison at the TANK

RANGELY | On Saturday, Aug. 28 at 8 p.m., in the high desert of Colorado, guitarist and composer Bill Frisell and the filmmaker Bill Morrison will charge the Tank’s extraordinary structure with a live sound and image performance. Exploring its history as an embodiment of the American West, Frisell will create an original score and Morrison will project film images on the stark landscape and the sides of the seven-story tower — an unforgettable experience for a select audience. Seating under the stars with a view of the projected visuals and a 7:1 Meyer Sound audio array. Purchase tickets at

Meeker Library book club

MEEKER | The book club will be reading “Being Mortal” by Atul Gawande. We will discuss the book on Monday, Sept. 13 at 1  p.m. All are welcome to join in the fun.