Benjamin Justman, a graduate of Paonia High School, graduated from Colorado College with a bachelor's degree in geology. Justman was one of 569 undergraduates receiving a degree at the May 16 ceremony, in which Colorado College alumna Marcia McNutt, president-elect of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, gave the commencement address. McNutt became president of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences effective July 1.
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.