In a recent meeting called by the Colorado Parks and Wildlife to discuss releasing water from Lake Avery into the White River, local rancher and water expert David Smith Sr. commented on the mesa (with all its ditches and their return flows) as “the best water storage we have.” Thanks to private pilot Kelly Sheridan, this photo showing the contrast of color north and south of the White River, looking west into Meeker, substantiates Mr. Smith’s comment.
A Meeker 10-to-13-year-old soccer team beat Rifle 4-0 last Saturday. “The whole team was amazing,” said coach Jeannette Shepherd. “We had one sub against their 12 subs. So, essentially, everyone played the entire game.”
RBC | Colorado Parks and Wildlife will celebrate Colorado Day on Monday by offering free entrance at all 42 state parks.