Bruce Mixter, Doug Speedie and Tammy Smith were elected to the Delta County Memorial Hospital board of directors during the special district election on May 8. A total of five candidates were on the ballot.
In just a few weeks, ballots for the state's primary election will be mailed. For the first time, unaffiliated voters who have not indicated a preference will receive both a Republican and a Democrat ballot, but they can only vote for one. For more information, visit www.deltacounty.com.
A collaborative effort between the Delta County Sheriff's Office and municipal law enforcement agencies throughout Delta County has resulted in a proposal for a 1 percent sales tax increase to fund public safety. A PowerPoint presentation titled "Back the Badge" is starting to make the rounds at city/town council meetings, service club luncheons and other events.