On Thursday Jan. 25, at approximately 4 a.m., the Delta Police Department was called to 755 1600 Road for a structure fire. The structure was not occupied. Delta Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire. Investigators are currently working this case with the assistance of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation.
Just under an hour later, officers were called to 738 1575 Road for a house fire. After investigation it was determined that a woodburning stove had started the fire. Delta Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire. There were no injuries.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.