Two members of the Montrose/Delta County League of Women Voters have been recognized for their achievements.
Susan Welk deValdez has been appointed by Governor Hickenlooper to serve on the state's Minority Business Council. Susan is co-owner with her husband Martin Valdez Gonzalez of the La Voz del Pueblo newspaper, the Western Slope's Spanish language newspaper. She also serves as editor and feature writer.
Susan Chandler-Reed has been elected president-elect of the Society for American Archaeology. Chandler-Reed served as president of Alpine Archaeological Consultants in Montrose before her retirement.
Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.