A Sad October

A Sad October

October 2007 will always be remembered as a tragic time for our community. Fatal collisions took the lives of Brett Jarolimek and Tracey Sparling, and Bob Verrinder was critically injured from a collision with a car on Marine Drive.

The articles below chronicle those crashes and the resulting aftermath.


PBOT makes Greeley right-turn closure permanent

by on May 8th, 2009 at 9:58 am

Sparling family files lawsuit against trucking company

by on March 18th, 2009 at 8:28 pm

PNCA staffer who rallied after tragedies receives award

by on December 16th, 2008 at 2:04 am

One Year Later: Plans for a permanent memorial to Brett are confirmed

by on October 24th, 2008 at 10:47 am

One year later: Remembering Tracey and Brett

by on October 22nd, 2008 at 9:46 am

A bittersweet bike box

by on July 3rd, 2008 at 10:16 am

Two lives changed forever by Marine Drive collision

by on June 26th, 2008 at 11:41 am

Jarolimek’s family files lawsuit against garbage truck driver

by on June 5th, 2008 at 12:43 pm

Community comes together for Brett Jarolimek Fund benefit

by on May 2nd, 2008 at 2:51 pm

Ghost bike returned, thief ‘truly sorry’

by on February 15th, 2008 at 10:42 am