Opinion

Loose Ends: Wildflowers

July 8, 2021 Dolly Viscardi 0

MEEKER | The lethargy brought on every afternoon by these increasingly hot days used to hit us all later in the summer, but this year’s Dog Days of Summer hit so much earlier. While the […]

County

Consumer fireworks? Don’t risk it.

July 2, 2021 Niki Turner 0

RBC | Meeker’s fireworks display is still on the schedule and Rangely’s Kenney Reservoir display has been cancelled as of press time. Cancellation of Meeker’s event is still possible. Citizens are urged by local authorities […]

County

No fireworks this year

July 1, 2012 Bobby Gutierrez 0

Meeker and Rangely both have spectacular fireworks displays but because of extreme hot and dry weather conditions and current fires burning in the state, both fire chiefs wisely announced this year’s Fourth of July displays […]

County

RBC imposes fire ban

June 14, 2012 Bobby Gutierrez 0

RBC I The Rio Blanco County Board of County Commissioners adopted a resolution to imposed a ban on open fires in the unincorporated areas of Rio Blanco County Monday last.

County

Fire danger unusually high

March 30, 2012 Bobby Gutierrez 0

RBC I Recent windy, dry conditions have already prompted Red Flag Warnings for northwest Colorado. Green-up, which helps to slow fires spread, has not yet occurred in most areas and dead grass and brush is […]