Tag Archives: Meeker

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

Meeker And SoRoCo Advance In Football Playoffs

The Meeker Cowboys defeated Cornerstone Christian  Academy on Saturday in the first round of the 1A State football playoffs. The Cowboys will travel to play Limon this weekend for a second round match-up. The game will be Saturday at 1, and will be carried live on 55 Continue reading

Listen To Meeker Cowboys Football Tonight

The Meeker Cowboys head into the first round of the 1A state football championships with a home game tonight at 7, against Cornerstone Christian Academy from Westminster. The first round playoff game will be carried live on 93.7 102.3 KRAI, and online at KRAI.COM, Continue reading

Bull Moose Found Shot Dead Near Meeker

A bull moose was found dead, shot and abandoned last month near Rio Blanco County Road 115, east of Meeker.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife is asking for assistance from the public to find out how it got there.  CPW believes the moose Continue reading

Meeker Football Hosts First Round Playoff Game

The Meeker Cowboys head into the first round of the 1A state football championships with a home game against Cornerstone Christian Academy from Westminster. The Cowboys are the number two seed in the tournament and will play the 15th seed Cornerstone Christian at 7 Friday Continue reading

Trick-Or-Treat Opportunities Abound

There are multiple Halloween activities and Trick-or-treating opportunities Tuesday night in Northwest Colorado and South Central Wyoming.  In Craig, there will be trick-or-treating downtown and in the Centennial Mall from 4 to 6, and CNCC in Craig will be having a a Halloween Fest from 6 to 10. In Steamboat, the downtown Continue reading

UPDATE: Crews Battling Fire East Of Meeker

Firefighters battled a blaze in Rio Blanco  County over the weekend. Smoke from the fire, approximately 20 miles east of Meeker near the Marvin Lakes Trailhead, was first reported around noon Friday. High winds contributed to Continue reading

Halloween Carnival In Meeker

The Rio Blanco County 4-H and the Meeker Extension Office are hosting a Halloween Carnival and educational activity night next weekend at the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds. The event is based Continue reading

Full Containment Of Himes Peak Fire

The Himes Peak Fire, which was ignited by lightning a little less than a week ago in the Flat Tops, 46 miles east of Meeker, is now 100% contained. During suppression efforts, crews were Continue reading

Flash Flood Watch In Effect Tuesday

A flash flood watch is in effect through Tuesday night, for areas in the upper, central and lower Yampa River basins. Scattered thunderstorms with heavy rain are forecast through the evening, which may result in flood conditions. The flash flood Continue reading

Flash Flood Watch In Effect

A flash flood watch is in effect through midnight Wednesday, for areas in the central and lower Yampa River basins. Scattered thunderstorms with heavy rain are forecast through the evening, which may result in flood conditions. The flash Continue reading

Gardner Tours Western Slope, Stops In MOCO

Senator Cory Gardner took a tour of the Western Slope last week, to meet with healthcare providers, farmers and ranchers, elected representatives and public land officials. During the tour Gardner stopped in Loma, Palisade, and Mack. Gardner also visited Dinosaur National Monument to discuss the National Park System; Pioneers Medical Center in Continue reading