Tag Archives: Meeker

Winter Concert Wednesday In Meeker

Meeker Cowboys horse cowboy flagThe Annual Winter Concert presented by the Barone Middle School band and the Meeker High School Band and Choir will be this week in Meeker. The Winter Concert will be Wednesday beginning at 6:30, at the Meeker High School Auditorium. The Meeker High School Choir has been selected, along with other Continue reading

Meeker Youth Theatrical Group Performances This Week

meeker-artsThe Meeker Arts and Cultural Council’s Center Stage Youth Theatrical Group will host three productions this week at the Meeker High School Auditorium. The group will be presenting Shrek the Musical Junior on Thursday and Friday beginning at 6:30, and Saturday starting at 2. More than 45 youth in the area are Continue reading

Meeker Cowboys Look To Win 1A Football Title

Meeker Cowboys horse cowboy flagThe number one seed Meeker Cowboys host number 2 seed Strausburg tomorrow to decide the Colorado 1A Football Champion. The battle of the two undefeated teams will feature two stellar offenses with each team averaging well over 350 total yards per game. If common opponents are any indicator, this may be the toughest game of the season for the Continue reading

Missing Michigan Hunter Found Alive In Rio Blanco County

search-and-rescue7-300x270The search a 61 year-old Michigan hunter ended on a high note Tuesday when search crews located the man, who was somewhat confused and dehydrated but was otherwise uninjured.  David Boelcke went missing Saturday.  According to Rio Blanco County Undersheriff Brice Glasscock, searcher spotted Boelcke when he waved at them from a Continue reading

Missing Hunter Identified

missingSearch crews were unable to locate the hunter missing near Meeker during their search of the area yesterday. The man, who has been identified as 61 year old David Boelcke from Michigan, was reported missing Continue reading

Hunter Missing Near Meeker

missingEmergency personnel are looking for a 61 year old Michigan hunter who went missing, near Pagoda Lake, approximately 25 miles north-east of Meeker. The man’s hunting partner reported him missing Sunday, after he Continue reading

Halloween Events Schedule

halloweenPlan for Trick-or-treating Monday night in Craig, Steamboat, Hayden, Meeker, Oak Creek, Yampa and Baggs. In Craig, trick-or-treating downtown and in the Centennial Mall will take place from 4 to 6. In Steamboat, the downtown Halloween Stroll is scheduled from 3 to 5. Meeker’s Eats and Treats will take place Monday evening at the Courthouse Lawn, judging Continue reading

Meeker Volleyball Coach Nominated To Hall Of Fame

debbie-cooLong time Meeker High School volleyball coach Debbie Cook has been selected as part of the 2016 class to be included in the Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame. Cook is known for her efforts to promote health and wellness in Northwest Colorado, and for helping with education programs throughout her career. Cook’s teams went 393 and 125 during her 22 year career as the head volleyball coach, winning the Continue reading

Prescription Drug Take Back Day This Weekend

rxThe Craig and Meeker Police Departments are participating in a national drug take back day this weekend. Any unused or expired prescription or over the counter medication can be dropped off and they will be disposed of properly. They will not be accepting thermometers that contain mercury, pressurized containers, or any chemotherapy or Continue reading

Man Dies After Being Run Over By Trailer

csp-logoOne man died Wednesday in Rio Blanco County, after he fell off the back of a truck and was run over by a trailer. 50 year old Robert DeMoss from Missouri was pulling a trailer on Rio Blanco County Road 115, approximately 28 miles northeast of Meeker, around 11 Wednesday morning Continue reading

Wildfire Closures Near Meeker Suspended

WILD FIREClosures near the Lost Solar Fire, burning in the Flat Top Wilderness area approximately 25 miles southeast of Meeker, have been suspended. The closures had been in effect since the middle of last month. While the fire is still active, snow in the area has cooled the Continue reading

Wildfire Season Winding Down

Wildfires-300Fire season is winding down in Northwest Colorado. Crews have been battling several fires for an extended period of time and now have them mostly under control. The Beaver Creek Fire burning 24 miles north of Walden, has had limited growth over the past month and is estimated at just Continue reading