Former Delta resident Jim Coan died Feb. 16, 2017, at his home in Wasilla, Alaska. He was 89.
He is survived by his wife, June Coan; son, Vince Coan; daughters, Vicki Judge and Becky Wanser; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Two accidents involving school property are proving costly for Delta County Joint School District, district business manager Jim Ventrello reported last week. Both incidents involved uninsured drivers, forcing the school district to file claims with its insurance provider and pay deductibles of $10,000.