Thoughts from the High Country

Western thought holds the notion that there is a division between nature and the interactions of humans. We perceive nature as those parts unaffected by people. However, an undeniable link exi…

Spotlight On...

New On The Block

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If you’re looking to find a little taste of everything from south of the border right here in Delta County, take a peek in Chizzie’s Mexican Market at 320 Main Street in Delta. Owners Ivonne a…

Spotlight on Business

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Travis and Annie Holton are no strangers to the restaurant business. However, they were strangers to small-town main street until they decided to apply their brand of eatery to a location in downtown Cedaredge. A remodel, some calculated trial and error, and two and a half years later, the Lost Mesa Grill has become a go-to dining hot spot …

Delta County Libraries

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In a recent study by Inc., one of the most common New Year’s Resolutions is “Learn Something New,” coming in at number 4 on the top ten list.  “Save Money or Spend Less” came in at number thre…

Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Friends of Youth and Nature

Yes − there are rangers that specialize in snow! Their jobs involve protecting the natural environment, evaluating snow conditions for avalanches and providing warnings of avalanche danger, mo…

Delta Chamber News

 The Delta City Council at their December 15, 2020 meeting recognized City of Delta employees for years of service. In past, the City Council recognized those employees at the City’s annual Ch…

Delta County Young Talent

Each month during the school year, the High Country Spotlight features art and writing from local high school students. The Shopper is a proud supporter of local arts and education