Delta County treasurer Lisa Tafoya said she is planning to make an official announcement of her bid for re-election at the Delta County Republican Party Central Committee meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 5.
The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. at the Surface Creek Baptist Church located at the intersection of 2200 Road and Highway 92 at Austin.
Tafoya began working in the county treasurer's office in 2007. She was appointed to the county treasurer's position in 2013 and then won election to the post the following year. She has served as the county treasurer since Sept. 2013.
Tafoya has earned certification from Colorado Mesa University as a Colorado treasurer and as a Colorado public trustee.
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.