paonia town hall http://kvnf.org en Commercial Marijuana Opponents Pack Hall at Paonia Town Council Meeting http://kvnf.org/post/commercial-marijuana-opponents-pack-hall-paonia-town-council-meeting <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tuesday night’s Paonia Town Council meeting drew a much larger crowd than usual, with a full house of residents gathered to voice their opinions on how the town should deal with Amendment 64, the Colorado measure that legalizes commercial marijuana activity.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 15:49:02 +0000 Travis Bubenik 15222 at http://kvnf.org Commercial Marijuana Opponents Pack Hall at Paonia Town Council Meeting Paonia's Chesnik Gets Four Years in Prison, Five Parole http://kvnf.org/post/paonias-chesnik-gets-four-years-prison-five-parole <p></p><p></p><p>In March former Town of Paonia financial officer Kristen Chesnik <a href="http://www.deltacountyindependent.com/index.php/news/north-fork-times/5684-chesnik-pleads-guilty-to-theft">pled guilty to the theft of $393,000 from the public coffers. </a>On Monday she was sentenced by 7<sup>th</sup> Judicial Court Judge Charles Greenacre to four years in prison, followed by a mandatory five years of parole. The judge could not have given her more than five years in prison, because of the parameters of the plea bargain.</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 20:40:56 +0000 Marty Durlin 12169 at http://kvnf.org Paonia's Chesnik Gets Four Years in Prison, Five Parole