Americans will consume about 46 million turkeys for Thanksgiving. But, two recent studies by Oxfam and the Southern Poverty Law Center reveal how people who work in poultry processing plants don't always have a lot to celebrate. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has this report. Find the 2015 Oxfam "Livles on the Line" report here.
KDNK members will have an opportunity to vote on KDNK's proposed bylaws changes. The proposed changes can be read here with the changes highlighted in red. The changes reflect a reorganization and streamlining of sections and further clarifications and legal adjustments as needed. An explaination of the bylaws changes can be read by clicking here.
KDNK is looking for a Membership Director and Volunteer Coordinator. Attention to detail and a love of people and community radio is a must. A job description can be found here. Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. KDNK does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, height, weight, or marital status in employment or the provision of services and is an equal access/equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Police in Colorado Springs captured a suspect Friday evening in the shootings at Planned Parenthood offices that began that afternoon. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.
Montana-based singer/songwriter Sharon Iltis is Amy Hadden Marsh' guest for a special Thanksgiving show. Click here to listen to the show. Click here to find out more about Sharon.
For this week's Sounds of the High Country, KDNK's collaboration with High Country News, January Jones talks with journalist Elizabeth Shogren about Shogren's article "The Campaign Against Coal."
This week’s Eye on Crime takes a look at Carbondale Police calls and arrests from October 31 - November 12.
This week's News Brief features Glenwood Springs Post Independent reporter John Stroud and an update on the GWS City Council with KDNK's January Jones.
Monday, 24 year old Carbondale resident Daniel Rodden turned himself in to police for an arrest warrant issued on Friday for charges of sexual exploitation of a child. Part of the case involves the suspect and victim exchanging photos and videos by cell phone. KDNK’s January Jones spoke to Lee Damuth, investigator for the 9th Judicial District DA's office, about what parents can do to protect children online.
This week's News Brief features a conversation with Aspen Journalism's Brent Gardner-Smith about the state water plan as it heads to the Governor's desk.