Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 3:48
Marsha Porter-Norton takes her oath of office Tuesday. Porter-Norton, a Democrat, beat Durango resident Jack Turner, running unaffiliated, by a slim margin in the November election. She replaces Gwen Lachelt, who is term-limited.
Matt Salka takes an oath of office Tuesday. Salka, a Democrat, beat challenger Charly Minkler, running unaffiliated, by a couple of thousand votes in the November election. He replaces Julie Westendorff, who is term limited.
Matt Salka, left, and Marsha Porter-Norton join Clyde Church on the La Plata County Board of County Commissioners. Salka and Porter-Norton replace Julie Westendorff and Gwen Lachelt, respectively, who were both term-limited. Salka and Porter-Norton took their oath of office Tuesday.