Bill Patterson will officially launch his campaign for the at-large seat on the Montrose City Council on Monday, February 8th. The kick-off event will happen on the steps in front of the Elks Civics Building, 107 S. Cascade Ave., Montrose, CO at 4:30 pm. This is the building that houses the Montrose City Council Chambers. Patterson will also hold a “meet the candidate” event at the Sandtrap Restaurant, 1350 Birch St., Montrose, CO, at 3 pm on Sunday, February 21.
Source: PSA (Posted 12:12p)
Kristen Parker appeared in court today. This morning Kristen Parker, a former “scrub tech” at two Colorado hospitals, notified U.S. District Court Judge Robert E. Blackburn that she wants to move forward with her plea agreement as earlier tendered to the court, with one exception. That exception is that the court will be allowed to determine her prison sentence without limitation. The judge also indicated he will consider victim statements at the time of sentencing. Parker will be sentenced by Judge Blackburn on February 24, 2010, at 1:30 p.m. Parker had previously pled guilty to charges of tampering with a consumer product and obtaining controlled substances by deceit.
Source: Press Release (Posted 11:58a)