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Posted on: February 28, 2024 | Last Modified on: December 7, 2023

Human Remains Found on February 18th Positively Identified

Press Release | February 28, 2024

Forensic pathologist confirms remains found near Smith Mountain trailhead on February 18th to be missing female, Samantha Bartolo

On February 27, 2024, the Delta County Sheriff’s Office received notification from ...

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Delta County News Alert
Posted on: February 27, 2024

Elections Department Seeking Public Comment Regarding Election Locations

Delta County Elections Department is seeking public comment on the Voter Service and Polling Center locations for the November 5, 2024, General Election. The Elections team will designate three locations for the 2024 General Election, in line with state r...

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Delta County News Alert
Posted on: February 7, 2024 | Last Modified on: December 7, 2023

Sheriff's Office Remodel Complete - We Have Moved!

New Sheriffs Office at 211 W 6th Street in Delta

Sheriff's Office now at 211 W 6th Street in Delta

February 6, 2024

Sheriff Mark Taylor and Undersheriff Quinn Archibeque are excited to announce the completion of the Sheriff’s Office remodel project and the transition of the Sheriff’s Office to the new off...

Sheriff Taylor Press Release on New Office

Delta County News Alert
Posted on: January 22, 2024

2024 Presidential Primary Election Sample Ballot Content Now Available

The Primary Election sample ballot content for the March 5, 2024, election includes Democratic, Republican, and certified write-in candidates.

Details... Delta County News Alert
Posted on: December 8, 2023

Delta County and West Region Wildfire Council receive state grant to reduce wildfire risk

Friday, December 8, 2023 

Following the devastation of several major fires in Colorado, the Colorado State legislature in 2022 established the Wildfire Mitigation Incentives for Local Government Grant Program to provide competitive state-funded gr...

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

History of the County

Chief Ouray and Chipeta

Created by the Colorado legislature in 1883, Delta County's history is one of agriculture, mining, and land and water development. Over 100 years ago, the area was the homeland of the Ute Indians, and it includes a portion of the Old Spanish Trail.

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Living Here

Cyclist Resting in Hammock

Delta County is nestled between the Grand Mesa, the West Elk Mountains, and the Uncompahgre Plateau in western Colorado. The County boasts superb scenery, unending opportunities for outdoor activities, and award winning orchards and wineries.

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Present-Day Delta County

Confluence Lake

With close 32,000 residents, as well as thousands of visitors who travel from around the world to experience the beauty and culture of this beautiful area, Delta County still offers a sense of a friendly, rural community.

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