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KDNK Landscape Project

KDNK Landscape Project May 12, 2015
KDNK is poised to make the next great improvement. We have a beautiful landscaping plan by Gigi Vallamizar that will make the station grounds welcoming, water efficient, comfortable and a community gem on the outside.

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The Weekly News Brief

Rifle Gets Walkable

May 22, 2015
The News Brief features Ryan Hoffman, editor for the Rifle Citizen Telegram, with an update on walkability upgrades happening in Rifle.
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RF Conservancy Studies Cattle Creek

May 21, 2015
The Clean Water Act requires all states to make a list of waters that are impaired beyond water quality standards. The Upper Colorado River Basin has 65 streams on the list, including a portion of Cattle Creek in the Roaring Fork Valley. The Roaring Fork Conservancy has launched a study to find out why the creek starts off healthy and winds up in trouble as it flows into the Roaring Fork River. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has more.
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What Do You Think? CRMS Right-of-Way

May 18, 2015
Garfield County Commissioners will hold another public meeting this afternoon about the county right-of-way that runs through the Colorado Rocky Mountain School campus. Many local residents joined commissioners at the school last week for a walk along the route. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with some of them to find out what they think of what has become a contentious issue between the school and local residents.
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Post Independent Editor Randy Essex Reflects on 1st Year in RFV

May 15, 2015
On this week's News Brief, KDNK's January Jones speaks with Randy Essex of the Glenwood Springs Post Independent about his first year on the job.
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CRMS Walk-Thru

May 15, 2015
About 50 people joined Garfield County Commissioners Thursday to walk the county right-of-way through the CRMS campus. A public meeting about the right-of-way along County Road 106 will be held Monday May 18th at 1 PM during the regular Garfield County Commissioners meeting in Glenwood Springs.

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Arts & Culture

SAW: Studio for Arts and Works

May 15, 2015
KDNK's January Jones has an audio profile of SAW- The Studio for Arts and Works in Carbondale.
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Lineberger Heads Rifle Research Center

May 14, 2015

Melissa Lineberger became the director of the Center of Excellence for Advanced Technology Aerial Firefighting in Rifle Wednesday, during the center's grand opening ceremony attended by Governor John Hickenlooper and other officials. Here she talks with KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh about her experience with wildfires and her vision for the program.

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Solar Rollers

May 13, 2015
The popularity of solar energy is taking off in the Roaring Fork Valley. The technology is gaining efficiency and the teens of today will no doubt be innovating solar in the years to come. To that end, comes the Solar Rollers. KDNK’s January Jones has more.
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Enviros Sue to Save Lynx Near Leadville

May 11, 2015
Environmental group WildEarth Guardians has sued the U.S. Forest Service over a 20-square mile logging project near Leadville. The group questions agency logic behind approval of the project and claims it will destory valuable lynx habitat. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh reports.
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