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.
On Dec. 4 Delta County Commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes denied the application of Paonia Holdings, LLC for a change of land use for the property at 41322 Highway 133, with an adjacent residence at 41402 Highway 133 and an ancillary property at 16180 Stevens Gulch Road.
The property is owned by Bowie Resources, LLC, and was formerly used as a coal load-out site.