Paonia fails to appoint administrator

By Tamie Meck

At the Dec. 21 special meeting the Town of Paonia Board of Trustees did not name a new town administrator. Following a two-hour executive session, Mayor Charles Stewart announced that there will be no formal action on the matter of naming a new administrator. Discussion is expected to continue at the Jan. 10 board meeting.

The three candidates, interim town administrator Dan Dean, Larry Lorentzen and Kenneth Knight, are all on the short list for the position.