What’s better than a live demonstration to whet your appetite for the real thing? Meeker Classic trial director Maym Cunningham and her sister, retired trial director Ellen Nieslanik were invited to perform a sheep herding demonstration at the Snowmass Night Rodeos. They performed similar demonstrations at the Mesa County Fair, Garfield County Fair, Silt Hey Days and the Rio Blanco County Fair. You will not want to miss the real thing, the 25th anniversary of the Meeker Classic Sheepdog Trials, Sept. 7-11, 2011. Discounted tickets for Rio Blanco County residents are on sale in advance at Wendll’s Wondrous Things and the Meeker Chamber of Commerce.
MEEKER | Merle Brenton of Meeker will turn 100 on May 10. There will be a birthday celebration in her honor Saturday from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at Walbridge Wing. Everyone is welcome to attend.
MEEKER I Following is a list of the 2010 graduates of Meeker High School: Isabella Emerald Atoafa Anthony Patrick Bartucco Seth Joseph Boesch Nathan Jesse Bradfield Colton David Brown
Anyone familiar with the seasons of an agricultural economy knows springtime is one of the busiest, but most rewarding seasons for ranchers. Calving season involves long, unpredictable hours and physical demands on the humans who […]