Kelly and Heather Cannell of Delta are the parents of a son, Ellis Scott Cannell, born June 23, 2017, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 15.4 ounces and was 21 inches in length.
Jose and Stacey Abeyta of Delta are the parents of a daughter, Joslyn Rose Abeyta, born June 24, 2017, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19 inches in length.
The seventh annual Eckert Crane Days, the annual viewing of the sandhill cranes migrating north from New Mexico through Colorado's West Slope, will be March 16-18. Representatives from the Black Canyon Chapter of the Audubon Society (BCAS) will be at the viewing site east of Eckert at Fruitgrowers Reservoir, 9 to 11 a.m. each day, to answer questions and provide binoculars and spotting scopes.