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Region 10 Community Living Services has launched a free series of lunch and learn presentations designed to educate the public on topics related to aging, disabilities and some of the issues caregivers face. This
A federal judge last Friday put a halt, for now, in Arch Coal’s plans to expand operations at the Somerset West Elk Mine.
The mine operators have been “enjoined from proceeding with the exploration plan in any manner that involves any construction, bulldozing or other on-the-ground, above-ground or below-ground disturbing activity in the subject area” while an agreement with environmentalists is negotiated.
The Delta Police Department is reporting that on July 1 the department was notified by the Lakewood Police Department that Robert Nieto was arrested on unrelated charges. Nieto is wanted in Delta as a suspect in a shooting incident on June 22 where shots were fired in the 600 block of Grand Avenue in Delta, but no one was injured.
One of the biggest events of the summer in the North Fork Valley is happening this week. The 68th Paonia Cherry Days will take place on Friday and Saturday, July 4-5.
To begin the festivities visit Paonia for Downtown Day Thursday, July 3. Local businesses on Grand Avenue will have specials and refreshments for those who stop in for a visit. That night at the Paradise Theatre and back by popular demand will be Marty Durlin’s “Back in the Dreamtime” reunion musical.