December 2017

January Citizen of the Month – Dr. Bob Dorsett

December 29th, 2017|

January Citizen of the Month – Dr. Bob Dorsett

Dr. Bob Dorsett has given many volunteer hours for Robotics, a class sponsored by the ERBM Park & Rec District. Also for Science Fridays sponsored by the Meeker […]

November 2017

December Citizen of the Month – J.H. Sheridan

November 29th, 2017|

J.H. Sheridan is an active member of the Meeker Lions Club, Masonic Lodge, Wagon Wheel OHV Club, School Board and other clubs and organizations. He is such a vital member and is willing to assist […]

October 2017

November Citizen of the Month – Ellene Meece

October 31st, 2017|

Ellene Meece epitomizes volunteerism in Meeker! During her five year tenure as President of the Rio Blanco County Historical Society, she spearheaded various activities that pulled the society out of debt. She has been instrumental in […]

October Citizen of the Month – Wade Bradfield

October 3rd, 2017|

Wade Bradfield continuously extends a helping hand to citizens in his community. He serves as Trustee Chairman for the United Methodist Church, Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Rio Blanco Fire Protection District […]

August 2017

September Citizen of the Month – Aaron Zielinske

August 28th, 2017|

Aaron Zielinske has served as pastor at the Meeker Assembly of God since 2008. He also serves as the head of the Meeker Ministerial Alliance which helps coordinate several ecumenical/community wide events including Vacation Bible […]

Citizen of the Year – Bonnie Coryell

August 15th, 2017|

The citizen of the year award is nominated by the public and honors an outstanding person that has made a significant contribution to our community. This years citizen goes above and beyond when it comes […]

July 2017

August Citizens of Month – Range Call Board

July 31st, 2017|

Range Call has become one of Meeker’s largest events to help celebrate our independence with our residents while attracting visitors from all around to Meeker! The annual Range Call Celebration began in 1938, but Meeker […]

June 2017

July Citizens of the Month – Pat and Niki Turner

June 29th, 2017|

Today, the vast majority of local newspapers are owned by huge corporations located hundreds of miles from the towns they cover. Pat and Niki Turner wanted to ensure the Herald Times, one of the oldest […]

May 2017

June Citizen of the Month – Mary Gillespie

May 30th, 2017|

Each spring, Mary spends hours taking the students in grades 4-7 on Bird Walks for International Migratory Bird Day. She teaches the classes about habitats and protection for birds in the area and birds that […]

April 2017

May 2017 Citizen of the Month

April 26th, 2017|

Meeker’s Citizen of the Month for May are Martha Cole, Marge Rogers, Janet Clark, and Ellen Reichert 

These citizens are nominated for their endless dedication to our history and historic preservation.
BRIEF HISTORY: The RRR ladies (also known as […]