Howard and Lorraine Dean of Cedaredge celebrated their 78th wedding anniversary on Aug. 29. They were married in Rifle in 1938.
They have three daughters, Judith Simms of Austin, Donna Raymer of Eckert and Sharon Cloud of Ogden, Utah; a son, Howard Dean of Pomona, Calif.; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
On Dec. 4 Delta County Commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes denied the application of Paonia Holdings, LLC for a change of land use for the property at 41322 Highway 133, with an adjacent residence at 41402 Highway 133 and an ancillary property at 16180 Stevens Gulch Road.
The property is owned by Bowie Resources, LLC, and was formerly used as a coal load-out site.