Forest Service employees Ron Taussig and Linn Pettijohn recently retired. A retirement party was held in their honor Saturday night at the Meeker Cafe. More than 100 of their friends, co-workers and family members were in attendance. Ron started his Forest Service career in Meeker as a seasonal employee in 1969. He was able to spend his entire Forest Service career in Meeker. Linn began his Forest Service career in 1971 as a seasonal worker on the Kiabab National Forest in Fredonia, Ariz. He worked for the Forest Service in Walden and Saguache before moving to Meeker in 1981. Between the two of them, Taussig and Pettijohn have 78 years of Forest Service work experience.
RBC I The U.S. Forest Service is finalizing the end stages of reclamation work on the Butterfly and Burrell Mine site located in the Blanco Ranger District. The Butterfly and Burrell mine is a former […]
RBC I U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) applauded Monday the United States Forest Service’s decision to formally withdraw its proposed groundwater directive.
MEEKER I Each year, some 350 bird species migrate between summer and winter habitats. Their flights span state and national boundaries and have inspired unique partnerships dedicated to bird conservation. International Migratory Bird Day celebrates these […]