Rodeo …

Local ropers Cody Edinger and Paula Cooper team up to rope a steer in the 2017 Meeker Summer Rodeo Series, held every Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds. Ariat is one of several sponsors of the local rodeo series and will provide the winners of each event at the end of the series with a pair of Ariat boots. Bobby Gutierrez photo