Senior CommUnity meals are served at four dining sites in Delta County -- Cedaredge Community Center (Monday-Thursday), Delta Community Center (Monday-Friday), Hotchkiss Senior Center (Monday-Thursday) and Paonia Senior Citizen Center (Monday, Wednesday and Friday). Meals on Wheels are also delivered from each location. More information is available by calling the Cedaredge meal site, 856-3636; the Delta meal site, 874-7662; Hotchkiss Senior Center, 872-3494; and Paonia Senior Citizen Center, 527-3435.
The menu through Nov. 30 follows:
Monday, Nov. 2 -- Chili con carne with cheese and diced onion, tossed salad, fiesta veggie blend, cornbread and tapioca.
Tuesday, Nov. 3 -- Baked fish, fish house coleslaw, rice pilaf, peas and carrots, pineapple tidbits and cinnamon knot.
Wednesday, Nov. 4 -- Roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, cauliflower, pickled beets, wheat roll, frosted cake and orange wedge.
Thursday, Nov. 5 -- Chicken and noodles, green beans, chopped Italian salad, cheddar drop biscuit and apple crisp.
Friday, Nov. 6 -- Beef tips with mushroom sauce, broccoli, V8 juice, breadstick, sugar cookie and peaches.
Monday, Nov. 9 -- Beef burrito, refried beans, Spanish rice, pineapple mandarin mix and cream-filled churro.
Tuesday, Nov. 10 -- Oven fried chicken, tossed salad, baked beans, western corn and strawberry shortcake.
Wednesday, Nov. 11 -- Meat loaf, garlic potatoes, Waldorf salad, broccoli, wheat roll and cherry crisp.
Thursday, Nov. 12 -- Baked ham, sweet potatoes, kidney bean salad, peas and onions, wheat roll and cake.
Friday, Nov. 13 -- Pizza mac casserole, winter blend veggies, tossed salad, French bread and tropical fruit cup.
Monday, Nov. 16 -- Dijon chicken, parmesan pea salad, baked potato, Brussels sprouts and peach cobbler.
Tuesday, Nov. 17 -- Liver or beef patty with onions, mashed potatoes with mushroom gravy, calico vegetable salad, green beans, garlic breadstick and Emerald Isle dessert.
Thursday, Nov. 19 -- Ham and beans, cornbread, cottage cheese and mandarin oranges, parsley carrots and oatmeal raisin cookie.
Friday, Nov. 20 -- Stuffed tilapia, fettuccine primavera, mandarin spinach salad, Italian vegetable blend and applesauce cake.
Monday, Nov. 23 -- Sloppy joes, potato wedges, sweet corn, three-bean salad, lemon pie cookie bar and orange wedge.
Tuesday, Nov. 24 -- Spaghetti with meat sauce, broccoli, tossed salad, garlic breadstick and fruit cup.
Wednesday, Nov. 25 -- Roast turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, cranberry sauce, green bean casserole, wheat roll and pumpkin pie with whipped cream.
Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26 and 27 -- Meal sites closed.
Monday, Nov. 30 -- Lasagna, five-way mixed vegetables, mandarin spinach salad, Italian bread and strawberry Jell-O dessert.
The election results are in at the local, state and national level, and as expected, Democrats are doing well in state and national races. Colorado has elected Jared Polis as governor; nationally the Republicans appear to retain control of the Senate while Democrats now control the House of Representative.
With a ballot full of local and state measures, voter turnout in Delta County topped 71%, with 15,889 ballots cast. Statewide, voter turnout was just over 52%.
Of the three Delta County residents seeking state offices, Matt Soper won over Thea Chase in State Representative Dist. 54; Mike Mason lost to Julie McCluskie in State Representative Dist. 61; and Olen Lund lost to Kerry Donovan in State Senate Dist. 5.
Locally, in the City of Delta voters rejected a .5% sales tax increase to fund recreation, as well as recreational marijuana sales. The sale of medical marijuana and cultivation/manufacturing facilities was approved by a slim margin. Delta voters also gave the city the green light to move forward with selling or trading the Cottonwood and Riverbend Park, and to sell the old Municipal Light and Power Building.