Paonia interim town manager Dan Dean has only been on the job about three weeks, but he's quickly learning the ropes. He's toured some of the town's facilities, met with several citizens, and last week attended his first meeting of the board of trustees, where he heard an update on the Elevate Fiber broadband project and a presentation on a new after-school program coming to Paonia Elementary School.
Police blotter Sept. 21, 2016 307 views
Melissa M. McLaughlin, 42, of Delta was arrested and jailed for alleged careless driving, owner operated uninsured motor vehicle, DUI and DUI per se after being involved in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 50 at Confluence Drive. No injuries were reported or observed. One vehicle was towed from the scene.
Ag education eyed for Rogers Mesa site 283 views
A vision for the Rogers Mesa Research Center is taking shape as collaborators come together to revitalize a unique community resource.
Established in 1961, the CSU Rogers Mesa station engaged in research in tree crops, grapes, vegetables and alternative crops. The station was closed in June 2011 and put on the market for sale.