Josue and Maria Denisse Valencia of Delta are the parents of a daughter, Analiyah Janellie Valencia, born Feb. 23, 2018, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces and was 17.5 inches in length.
Levi and Jessi Heinritz of Paonia are the parents of a son, Gary Hank Heinritz, born Feb. 28, 2018, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 inches in length.
The seventh annual Eckert Crane Days, the annual viewing of the sandhill cranes migrating north from New Mexico through Colorado's West Slope, will be March 16-18. Representatives from the Black Canyon Chapter of the Audubon Society (BCAS) will be at the viewing site east of Eckert at Fruitgrowers Reservoir, 9 to 11 a.m. each day, to answer questions and provide binoculars and spotting scopes.