At the Paonia High School senior scholarship awards ceremony May 11, Linda Osborn, representing the Paonia Eastern Star Chapter, presented the Outstanding Junior Girl Award to McKenna Palmer. Doug Cline, master of Paonia Masonic Lodge, presented the Outstanding Junior Boy Award to Cyrus Malek-Madani. These outstanding students are selected by the staff of Paonia High School. These awards are presented every year by the Paonia Eastern Star and the Paonia Masonic Lodge.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.