The local students listed below have been named to the Dean's List of Distinction or the Dean's Honor Roll in recognition of their outstanding scholarship for the 2016-17 academic year at the University of Northern Colorado.
To be named to the Dean's List, students must attain a 3.75-4.0 grade point average in any two terms of the year.
Honor roll students earned a 3.50-3.74 grade point average in any two terms of the year.
Cedaredge -- Brittany Chlarson, Dean's List of Distinction; Megan Wick, Dean's Honor Roll.
Delta -- Tylor Redden, Dean's Honor Roll.
Hotchkiss -- Anne Stechert, Dean's Honor Roll; Jessica Violett, Dean's Honor Roll.
Paonia -- Taylor Plymale, Dean's Honor Roll; Skylar Simpson, Dean's List of Distinction; Alicia Wilmore, Dean's Honor Roll.
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.