Delta Police Chief Robert Thomas is apparently the subject of an internal investigation and has been placed on paid administrative leave until that investigation is complete. Sgt. Charles Kettle is serving as acting police chief.
The Home of the Cubs welcomes a new principal, Daniel Renfrow, with open arms this school year. He sits at the front desk, busy working with staff and parents to help keep the school in order before taking time for an interview.
Progress on a new trails loop on the west side of Surface Creek includes work on two foot bridges that cross a small, dry ditch.
Stout timbers set atop concrete footers form the foundation of the structures.
"We are still going strong with the exercise class that meets three times a week at the Stolte Shed in Pioneer Town," stated instructor Linda Bull. "For the first six months of this year there were 1,800 participants (about 35 each session, many attend multiple sessions).
Cedaredge Police Chief Dan Sanders reports that his department has six officers on full-time duty.
The full-time staff is supplemented by a reserve officer force of three well-qualified and experienced volunteer officers, Sanders explained to the town board on Aug. 20.