The Paonia Cherry Days baking contest is July 4. Bring your "cherry" item to the Cherry Days booth in Paonia Town Park from noon to 12:30 for judging. Items will be judged on use of cherries, presentation and flavor. Please use a disposable container. Winners will be announced at 1 p.m. from the main gazebo stage. Cash will be awarded for first-fourth places.
The Cherry Days Committee will keep and sell your baked item to the general public after judging. For details visit PaoniaCherryDays.com or call Esther Kinser at 970-270-3127.
Two of the four marijuana questions on the November ballot were narrowly approved by voters in the City of Delta. Measure 2F allows the establishment of medical marijuana centers. Measure 2H permits the establishment of medical marijuana cultivation, testing, research and manufacturing facilities.