The North Fork Valley Rotary Club will host its annual Casino Night from 7-11 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, at Shade-Scapes, 122 E. Bridge Street in Hotchkiss. The event will include poker, blackjack, prizes, a silent auction and lots of fun. The event includes food, beer and wine. Tickets are $20 per person and available at Hightower Cafe, Paonia Farm and Home in Paonia, from Rotary members, and at the door. Proceeds go to Rotary scholarships for students in the North Fork Valley.
Rotary meetings are held at noon Thursdays, at Paonia Town Hall, and include a guest speaker. The public is welcome, and cost for lunch is $10.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.