The process of creating the Carbondale Creative District took another step forward Monday night when close to 60 people turned out for a meeting. Amy Kimberly, director of Carbondale Council on the Arts and Humanities and spokesperson for the project, presented project history and updates, and asked the crowd to weigh in on a few logo ideas. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh was there and asked attendees about their impressions of the new Creative District.
In this week's news brief, John Stroud from the Glenwood Post Independent summarizes Thompson Divide recent developments. Carbondale Police Chief Gene Schilling warns of an uptick in phone scams.
Activists from around the world are converging on downtown Manhattan on Sunday September 21 for the Peoples' Climate March, ahead of the United Nations global climate summit next week. On Tuesday, the Peoples' Climate Train with activists from California, Nevada, and Utah on board passed through Glenwood Springs on its way to the Big Apple. The train will pick up more participants along the way. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh was at the Amtrak station in Glenwood during the brief whistle stop and brings this report.