Sandy Boyd

Jimmie Benedict is president of the Redstone Art Foundation board. She spoke with KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh this week about the 23rd Redstone Art Show taking place this weekend.

Corey Hutchins

Colorado’s Secretary of State Office has until September 5 to determine what initiative petitions received enough signatures to be included on the November ballot. For this week’s news brief, KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh speaks to Corey Hutchins of the Colorado Independent about the measures so far.

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Bob Rankin represents Colorado's 57th District in the state house. He dropped by the KDNK studio last week. In this clip, he talks to Amy Hadden Marsh about why a single geographic rating area for health insurers is good for Colorado.

Mental health clinician Cory Barrett with the state of Colorado discusses healthy development, inclusivity, and positive relationships with teenage interns from Garfield County PREP.

Rotary Club Launches Running of the Balls this Friday

Aug 30, 2018
Rotary International

Megan Tackett, reporter for The Sopris Sun, Carbondale Rotary Club President Alan Cole about the upcoming "Running of the Balls" fundraiser on Friday, September 7.

Bureau of Land Management

The Bureau of Land Management released on Monday an Environmental Assessment for the December oil and gas lease sale that includes nearly 8,000 acres in the North Fork Valley. Despite the Town of Paonia’s push to submit a comment within the shortened scoping period, that comment was omitted from the assessment. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with Andrew Forkes-Gudmundson, associate program director for Citizens for a Healthy Community, and BLM Public Affairs Specialist Jayson Barangan.

For reference, here are links to the BLM’s environmental assessment, The Town of Paonia’s omitted comment, and the online portal for public comment on the environmental assessment.

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An underground fire that’s been burning along a coal seam for over a century has opened a vent south of New Castle. Officials from the state and Colorado River Fire Rescue surveyed the scene last week. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has this audio postcard.

Colorado Mountain College

Today inaguaral show features Colorado Mountain College alum and Carbondale Fire Chief, Rob Goodwin, and CMC's Director of Teacher Education, Liz Qualman. Frank Martin accompanies host Seth Goddard, Director of Development for CMC, live in studio with some original and well-known guitar riffs.

Colorado is called “the mother of  rivers” for a reason: it’s one of the most popular states for river rafting in the country.  But like the rest of our region, unprecedented growth, a changing climate, drought, and wildfires are taking their toll on this multi-million-dollar industry.

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Bob Rankin (R-Carbondale) represents Colorado's 57th District in the state house. He dropped by the KDNK studio last week. In this clip, he talks to KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh about the previous session and how the abuse scandals impacted his work.




DJ Spooky on his Digital Fiction & Phantom Dancehall

Paul D Miller is a multimedia artist and author better known as DJ Spooky. S tation manager Gavin Dahl talks with him in the studio at KDNK about his new record Phantom Dancehall and his forthcoming book Digital Fictions.

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Rep. Bob Rankin Ready to Give Gallagher Amendment the Boot

The Gallagher Amendment was added to the state constitution 36 years ago to protect property owners from rising values. Now, it’s become a thorn in the side of some legislators, like Bob Rankin, who represents Colorado’s 57th District and who would like to see it repealed. He recently spoke with KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh about the amendment and its impacts on rural communities.

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New Home for Bonedale Ballet & Coredination

Alexandra and Anthony Jerkunica, the leaders of Coredination and Bonedale Ballet, speak to KDNK about the grand opening of their new location .

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Charlando con Crystal

Conociendo a Nuestros Candidatos: Paula Stepp

Paula Stepp, quien está corriendo para el puesto de comisionada en el Condado de Garfield con el partido demócrata , nos comparte su respuesta sobre si estaría a favor de que el Condado de Garfield fuera un condado sanctuario .

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