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Tuesday September 23, 2014

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Delta, CO, United States

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Rain
60°F, Windchill: 60°F
Wind: 3 mph SE
Humidity: 85%
Visibility: 0 mi
pressure: 30.26 in steady
Sunrise: 6:59 am
Sunset: 7:06 pm
Tue
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Sunny
Hi: 84°F, Low: 55°F
Wed
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Sunny
Hi: 88°F, Low: 57°F
Thu
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Sunny
Hi: 90°F, Low: 58°F

Surface Creek

Orchard City looks for better interest on deposit

With a $1 million certificate of deposit due to roll over and interest rates at invisibly low levels, the Orchard City Town Board decided it will try for a little higher yield from its rainy day cash.
A local bank had been paying the town .01 percent on its certificate of deposit.

North Fork

Public hearing for water project

There will be a public hearing about the water treatment plant upgrade. The hearing will take place at Paonia Town Hall, Tuesday, Sept. 23, at 7 p.m. 

Delta

Federal judge halts West Elk Mine expansion

Following on last June’s court stoppage of Arch Coal’s expansion of the West Elk Mine, Federal District Judge R. Brooke Jackson last week overthrew the mine’s lease expansion approval granted in 2012 by the Forest Service and BLM.
In addition, Jackson’s ruling permanently stays  temporary road construction on 73 total acres of the 1,700-acre Sunset Roadless Area for drilling mine safety methane vent bore holes.

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