Jill Jurca and Pete Blair will be sworn in as school board members at the board's Nov. 19 meeting. In the Nov. 3 election, Jurca earned 62 percent of the votes in a contest with Genevieve Novinger. Blair was unopposed.
The broadband issue passed in Delta County and in the communities of Delta, Paonia, Hotchkiss, Crawford and Cedaredge. Cedaredge voters rejected a sales tax increase, and a TABOR question from the North Fork Water Conservancy District was approved by 74 percent of the district's voters.
During a preliminary hearing in Delta District Court on Tuesday, Jan. 15, Judge Steven Schultz found probable cause for second degree murder charges against Heather Jones.
Jones previously faced three counts in the shooting of Ryan Redifer in Paonia on Jan. 12, 2018 -- assault in the first degree, assault in the second degree and violation of a protection order.