Whether walking on the bottom of the ocean or sitting behind his desk as Cedaredge's "top cop," Robert "Bob" Yant's favorite color is obviously blue.
Born and raised in Culver City, Calif., Bob is one of five children born to Ted and Isabelle Yant.
Natural resource abundance is an advantage that all economies — local and national — covet.
There isn't a single corner of Delta County's social or economic life that doesn't benefit directly from the presence of the local coal mines.
Ken and Doris Richards traveled the world to create their close-knit family of seven. Identical twins Alex (Hung Thanh Tran) and Andy (Hai Thanh Tran) were born in Vietnam and adopted by the Richards in August 1999. Anha (Thuy Anh Thi Le), who was also born in Vietnam, joined the family in February 2001. Alysha (Hussainatu Koroma) and Ayasha (Hassanatu Koroma) were 5 when they were adopted from Sierra Leone.
Both Carol Bryant and Dea Pyle demonstrated their tatting talents and displayed samples of their work at Pioneer Town during Heritage Day.
Bryant tells, "I started tatting in the '60s because my mother-in-law told me I couldn't do it.