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Ella smiles as friends and family drive by her home, safely congratulating her on graduating from high school. Ella’s last year of homeschooling has been a little different from her first.

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The Delta County Rock, Gem and Mineral Show filled the Bill Heddles Recreation Center all day Saturday, bringing in local enthusiasts and vendors of a multitude of geological products.{span}Included in the event were jewelry sales, informational flyers and pamphlets and some displays such as…

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The Cedaredge Tree Board annually offers several free events including the following four happenings:

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On Monday morning, the Cedaredge Police Department (CPD) Facebook page released an announcement that law enforcement is seeking a man who, as indicated by surveillance footage, stole a chainsaw from the Cedaredge Big John’s Lumber location of Ace Hardware.

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Memorial Day in the Surface Creek Valley looked more normal this year with far fewer restrictions than in 2020. One returning event was the traditional VFW Pancake Breakfast. It was in full swing at the Stolte Shed outside the Pioneer Town Museum Monday morning.

As the time came to select a municipal judge for the Town of Cedaredge — an action that could have just been a formality — the Cedaredge Board of Trustees ended up appointing a new candidate in Bruce Joss at Thursday’s regular town meeting.

Consent AgendaIn an extensive consent agenda, the Cedaredge Board of Trustees approved two letters of support for the Grand Mesa Water Users Association — one to the Department of Interior and one to the Gunnison Basin Roundtable. It also approved the sidewalk agreement with Lost Mesa Grill …

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Three recent Cedaredge High School graduates have received scholarships from affiliations of the Cedaredge Community United Methodist Church, according to Dorothy Jean Mergelman, member of the church and regular volunteer at the church’s Community Thrift Shop on Main Street.

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The Cedaredge High School Class of 2021 graduated Monday morning. The ceremony took place out on the football field, planned that way due to the pandemic with the hopes that the weather would be nice, which it was.

The Town of Cedaredge Board of Trustees and town administration met Thursday evening for a drought update which was ultimately no more hopeful than the last.

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Ordinance 2021-02: Adopting Subdivision Regulations (Public Hearing)The Orchard City Board of Trustees adopted an ordinance for subdivision regulations at its regular monthly meeting. This ordinance updates a handful of regulations for upcoming and existing subdivisions within Orchard City. …

As briefly reported in the May 5 edition of the DCI, the Cedaredge High School band and the Cedaredge Middle School’s intermediate band came back from Salt Lake City, Utah, victorious last weekend.

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The Grand Mesa Arts and Events Center in Cedaredge hosted a spring plant and gardening book exchange on Saturday, giving members of the gardening community a chance to trade wisdom and garden-related goods.

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As May rolled in, pieces of the small playground structure at the Cedaredge Town Park started disappearing. That’s because part two of the park playground overhaul is officially underway. According to Town Administrator Greg Brinck, the project is expected to be done by the end of May.

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Following the early April departure of former Cedaredge Police Chief Joe Roberts due to a town-cited “personnel matter,” the Cedaredge Police Department (CPD) and the Town of Cedaredge saw the return of Dan Sanders, the department’s chief who held the position from 2013 to early January 2020.

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Don Benjamin, author and DCI contributing writer, published his second book, “A Lavender Wedding,” this last month, and like the first time, he took the opportunity to bring local authors together for a mass book-signing event at the Grand Mesa Arts and Events Center. The book is the newest …

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The 2021 Arbor Day celebration Cedaredge Main Street April 16. Tree Board members Gloria Good (standing) and trustee Cathy Brown are removing the wire basket and burlap from a Sensation boxelder tree, one of two planted as replacements. Cedaredge again celebrated Arbor Day during Colorado’s …

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Grand Mesa Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 9221 honored two veterans at a ceremony in Cedaredge. Both veterans received warrior canes fashioned by Colorado wood carvers.

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Due to the continuation of dry conditions in Delta County and surrounding areas, the Orchard City Board of Trustees voted unanimously to declare the first stage of drought for the town at Wednesday’s regular meeting. This will instigate new fees and regulations as per the drought plan that w…

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