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Last year Delta County Commissioners tossed out the idea of making changes at the North Fork Transfer Station near Hotchkiss. The topic generated a lot of community discussion and then seemed to fall off the radar. Well, the discussion is back as commissioners recently held a work session to…

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Citizens for a Healthy Community and Working Films are launching the Youth Rising Film Fest on April 14. This three-part virtual film and discussion series will take April, May and June.

Walking in to “Wellness Vitality,” you’re invited to take off your shoes and relax. Yes, take off your shoes.

Paradise Theatre and Pickin’ Productions are partnering up for an outdoor spring and summer music series. The concert series “Live Music Still Soothes the Soul 2021” will be held in Poulos Park due to continuing COVID-19 concerns.

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Paonia trustees extended the town’s emergency disaster declaration, reviewed its meeting schedule, took a peek at street closures and approved a farmers’ market all during last month’s second meeting.

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The Town of Hotchkiss is conducting an online survey to gauge public interest for a possible trail to link the town with the high school campus and recreation district on Highway 92. The link to the survey can be found at the town’s website.

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An accident on Highway 92 and Back River Road Thursday afternoon resulted in power outages in the area. There were reports that power was knocked out from Crawford to Hotchkiss.

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The theme of this year’s Western Slope Conservation Center annual meeting held via virtually was “Life in Transition.”

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On Saturday, a day where Delta County and much of the overall Western Slope was celebrating meat, Zack’s Barbecue in Hotchkiss took the challenge up to a whole new level, offering free hamburgers in a drive-through manner.

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The Blue Sage for the Arts Center in Paonia was recently selected by Midori, Partners in Performance (PiP) to host a virtual Zoom music concert 5-6:10 p.m. Tuesday, March 30.

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In an effort to ease its housing crunch, the Town of Paonia is considering allowing single-family residences to add an accessory dwelling unit to their property. Board members reviewed a preliminary draft ordinance that would amend the town’s code to allow the ADUs during its March 9 meeting.

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Two North Fork farms and one bakery recently received nearly $90,000 in no-interest loans for local projects thanks to 2 Forks Club, an investment group focusing on ‘slow money principles’ for community farming and food.

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