Tag Archives: Meeker

State Wrestling Starts Thursday Afternoon

The High School State Wrestling Tournament gets underway Thursday afternoon. Moffat County is sending 11 wrestlers to state, Meeker will send five, Steamboat four, and SoRoCo and Hayden will each send three.  Seven Northwest Colorado wrestlers Continue reading

Free Concert Tuesday In Meeker

Meeker students will be presenting a free concert tonight in Meeker. Students from both Meeker High School and Barone Middle School will host their Winter Concert starting at 6:30, at Continue reading

No Swimming Trips For Seniors Next Week

The van that takes seniors from Craig to Meeker for swimming on Tuesdays and Thursdays has been cancelled next week. The van will resume operation on Tuesday January 2nd. The Senior Social Center provides free transportation for seniors in Craig twice a week to go Continue reading

Senators Look To Re-Authorize Program Which Funds Rural Schools

Senators Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet sent a letter to Senate leadership this week, asking them to include the re-authorization of the Secure Rural Schools and Self-Determination Program in any end of year legislation. Colorado received $11.8 million in funding from the program in 2016.  Meeker schools Continue reading

Police Put Down Illegally Shot Deer

A deer was illegally shot with an arrow and was mortally wounded over the weekend in Meeker. After putting the deer down, police tracked blood four blocks to an apartment complex. Upon arriving at the apartment complex, police witnessed an individual hiding a bow underneath clothes they were Continue reading

Swimming Trips For Seniors

Seniors in Craig now have the opportunity to take a trip twice a week to go swimming at the Rec. Center  in Meeker. A van, provided by The Senior Social Center in Craig, will take seniors to the Meeker Rec.  Center for swimming on Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting Tuesday,  November 28th. The van leaves Continue reading

Performances In Meeker This Week

The Meeker Arts and Cultural Council will be presenting “Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory , Jr.” this week at the Meeker High School Auditorium. The performances will occur Thursday and Continue reading

Tipton’s Staff In Meeker This Week

A member of Congressman Scott Tipton’s staff will hold office hours in Rio Blanco County this week. Tipton’s staff member will be in the area to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Continue reading

Meeker Football Team Ends Season

The Meeker Cowboys undefeated season and run to compete in a second straight state 1A football championship game came to and end Saturday afternoon with a disappointing loss to the Limon Badgers.  The final score in the game Continue reading

Listen To Meeker Football Saturday

The Meeker Cowboys continue play in the 1A state football championships with an away game tomorrow at 1, against Limon. This weeks game will be carried live on 55 Country, and online here beginning with the pre-game at Continue reading

Vote Or Drop Off Ballots Today

Tuesday is election Day. Anyone planning to vote, who has not yet done so, will need to submit their ballot to the local County Clerk’s office, or vote in person at a certified polling location by 7 tonight. The Moffat County Clerks Office will be Continue reading

Christmas Tree Permits Available Now

For those who enjoy the process of cutting down their own Christmas tree, permits are now available for tree cutting in the Routt, White River and Medicine-Bowe National Forests. Permits are available for ten dollars and can be purchased from the Bureau of Land Managements local field office in Meeker, in Craig through the Craig Chamber of Commerce, in Steamboat Continue reading