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The Crawford Pioneer Days Board has unanimously voted to cancel this year’s “42nd Annual Crawford Pioneer Days” event held in June.  The Board thought long and hard about this decision and came to realize that there were just too many unknowns with COVID-19 to continue moving forward as plan…

The Mayor, in his official capacity and in the best interest of the community has made a declaration of local disaster emergency effective immediately, to be discussed by the Board of Trustees this evening.  Attached is the declaration.  Town Attorney Nerlin will be available to attend the m…

Delta County | March 20, 2020) Delta County, Public Health Department, Delta County Memorial Hospital,  and our community partners have been working tirelessly for the past three weeks in preparation for when we do begin see positive cases of COVID-19 Coronavirus in our communities.  “We lau…

In an effort to centrally locate information this post will be updated as more resources become available.  Please contact Corinne at 970-527-4101 or via email at Corinne@townofpaonia.com to suggest additional information for the post. Thank you. Come together. Stay together. Work together.

As the local situation regarding COVID-19 continues to become more fluid and less certain, in the interest of everyone’s  safety it was necessary to cancel Tuesday evening's scheduled closed municipal candidates' forum at Paonia Town Hall. There will be no event to broadcast, live stream or …

The health and safety of our patrons and staff members is always a top priority at Delta County Libraries.  In an effort to limit the potential spread of the Coronavirus among the public, Delta County Libraries are closed effective Tuesday, March 17 through Monday, March 30.  We are monitori…

The Town of Paonia is closely following the state and county health department direction regarding COVID-19.  I have – and will continue – to maintain close contact with other communities in our county to share information and remain up to date as information becomes available. 

The Blue Sage Concert Series lineup continues on Saturday, March 14th at 7:30 PM with New Morse Code (Hannah Collins, cello; Michael Compitello, percussion) performing works by J.S. Bach, George Lam, and others.   See press release and flyer attached for more information about the event.  Pl…

The Blue Sage Concert Series lineup continues on Saturday, March 14th at 7:30 PM with New Morse Code (Hannah Collins, cello; Michael Compitello, percussion) performing works by J.S. Bach, George Lam, and others.   See press release and flyer attached for more information about the event.  Pl…

Come out and support the "Artists of the Future" at our Friday opening reception March 13th, 6:00pm until 8:00pm. These students are extremely talented and you will enjoy their creative artwork. Their artwork will be on display the whole month of March. The students' art is from Surface Cree…

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     Don’s Market, the staple-to-get-your-staples grocery store in Paonia since 1939 has long been an institution in the community and it seems like it’s here to stay. Owners Brad and Kelly Holt have recently taken the reins and have a whole lot to offer in the little store that could. Don’s…

While many people have heard of the Gunnison River that flows through the Black Canyon and Gunnison Gorge, not many have heard the story of the Gunnison River Rainbow. The story describes how, following the accidental introduction of whirling disease in 1993, these rainbows went from nearly …