Delta County http://kvnf.org en Mtn. Lion Struck Near Hotchkiss, Colorado State Patrol Fails To Report It To Parks & Wildlife http://kvnf.org/post/mtn-lion-struck-near-hotchkiss-colorado-state-patrol-fails-report-it-parks-wildlife <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Colorado State Patrol has a failed to report a vehicle hitting a mountain lion near </span>Hotchkiss<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on Sunday to Colorado Parks and Wildlife.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A mountain lion was reportedly hit by an SUV outside of </span>Hotchkiss<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> on Sunday.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kathy </span>Linnell<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, a Paonia resident, said she struck the cat on Highway 92.</span></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:47:56 +0000 Laura Palmisano 29339 at http://kvnf.org Mtn. Lion Struck Near Hotchkiss, Colorado State Patrol Fails To Report It To Parks & Wildlife Mosquitoes In Five Colorado Counties Test Positive For West Nile http://kvnf.org/post/mosquitoes-five-colorado-counties-test-positive-west-nile <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">The Colorado Department of Public Health said mosquitoes testing positive for the West Nile virus have been found in Delta, Mesa, Adams, Boulder and Weld counties.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:59:04 +0000 Laura Palmisano 27602 at http://kvnf.org Mosquitoes In Five Colorado Counties Test Positive For West Nile Colorado Unemployment Falls To 6%, Lowest Since Nov. 2008 http://kvnf.org/post/colorado-unemployment-falls-6-lowest-nov-2008 <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Unemployment continues to drop in Colorado.&nbsp;</span></p></div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The state’s unemployment rate is at its lowest point in about five in a half years, according to the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment.</span></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>The unemployment rate for April was 6 percent. The last time is was 6 percent or lower was November 2008 when the rate was 5.7 percent.&nbsp;</div><p></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 21:00:36 +0000 Laura Palmisano 26115 at http://kvnf.org Colorado Unemployment Falls To 6%, Lowest Since Nov. 2008 Local Motion: Recreational Marijuana in Delta County http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-recreational-marijuana-delta-county <p>Rick Watts hosts a live call-in about recreational marijuana with Delta county commissioner, Bruce Hovde and <span>locally based marijuana industry consultant,</span> Jere Lowe.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><div>&nbsp;</div> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:07:47 +0000 Ali Lightfoot 23833 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Recreational Marijuana in Delta County Delta County animal rescue org. hopes to help more animals http://kvnf.org/post/delta-county-animal-rescue-org-hopes-help-more-animals-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">About 1500 unwanted dogs and cats are rescued every year in Delta County. But many more are turned away. One local rescue organization wants to change that by building a bigger shelter.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But to do that, they need more money. So the group&nbsp;Citizens Animal Welfare and Shelter, or CAWS, is launching a capital campaign.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 00:33:42 +0000 Marty Durlin 22616 at http://kvnf.org Delta County animal rescue org. hopes to help more animals North Fork Valley Receives about Half of County Lottery Funds http://kvnf.org/post/north-fork-valley-receives-about-half-county-lottery-funds <p>Last year the North Fork Valley received about half of Delta County’s lottery-funded Conservation Trust Fund monies.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:56:05 +0000 Marty Durlin 21857 at http://kvnf.org North Fork Valley Receives about Half of County Lottery Funds Majority Of Delta Hospital Patients Covered By Medicare, Medicaid http://kvnf.org/post/majority-delta-hospital-patients-covered-medicare-medicaid <p><span style="color: rgb(26, 26, 26); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; line-height: 1.5;">As the Affordable Care Act takes effect this year, </span><st1:place style="color: rgb(26, 26, 26); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; line-height: 1.5;" w:st="on"><st1:placename w:st="on">Delta</st1:placename> <st1:placetype w:st="on">County</st1:placetype> <st1:placename w:st="on">Memorial</st1:placename> <st1:placetype w:st="on">Hospital</st1:placetype></st1:place><span style="color: rgb(26, 26, 26); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Administrator Jason Cleckler is navigating uncertain terrain.</span></p><p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 22:33:08 +0000 Marty Durlin 21768 at http://kvnf.org Majority Of Delta Hospital Patients Covered By Medicare, Medicaid Bross Was First Luxury Hotel In Delta County http://kvnf.org/post/bross-was-first-luxury-hotel-delta-county <p>Delta County Commissioners recently named two historical landmarks, one being the Rogers Mesa Community House, the other the historic Bross Hotel.&nbsp;</p><p>The Bross was built in 1906 and according to early newspapers, was Delta County's first luxury hotel (and early on, its&nbsp;<em>only&nbsp;</em>one.)</p><p>Now, after over 100 years and eight different owners, the Bross&nbsp;is a bed &amp; breakfast.</p><p></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:35:50 +0000 Marty Durlin 19741 at http://kvnf.org Bross Was First Luxury Hotel In Delta County Local Motion: Delta County Clerk http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-delta-county-clerk <p>For this episode of Local Motion, Felix Belmont brings us another edition of his Delta County Commissioners' report.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today Felix speaks with Delta County Clerk Ann B. </span>Edins<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about the responsibilities of the clerk's office, changes in the election process over the years and more.</span></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19653 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Delta County Clerk Historic Schoolhouse Spurred Modern Women's Club http://kvnf.org/post/historic-schoolhouse-spurred-modern-womens-club <p style="margin-bottom: 0px; color: rgb(35, 35, 35);"><span style="letter-spacing: 0px;"><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_328462529" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">On Monday,</span></span>&nbsp;Delta County Commissioners named two historical landmarks. One of them is&nbsp;Paonia’s Bross Hotel, built in 1906 and now a bed and breakfast. The other - the Rogers Mesa Community House, built in the mid-1890s as the Hurst School.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 00:50:00 +0000 Marty Durlin 19613 at http://kvnf.org Historic Schoolhouse Spurred Modern Women's Club