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Carbondale Voices in the Street: USA Pro Challenge

August 19, 2014
The much anticipated USA Bike Challenge pedaled through Carbondale today. The race leg down Main Street was a sprint- the riders were going as fast as they could and sped by onlookers in only 20 seconds. We sent KDNK’s Mike Lemmer out to ask people what they thought about the race.
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Rep. Tipton Town Hall

August 18, 2014
Republican US Representative Scott Tipton held a town hall meeting in Glenwood Springs last week. KDNK’s Mike Lemmer has this report.
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The Weekly News Brief

Carter and Climate Change at ARE Day

August 15, 2014
On the News Brief, Andre Salvail, reporter for the Aspen Times, spoke about Frm. President Jimmy Carter at ARE Day in Aspen. Cop Shop has an update about bear activity this week.
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Cool or Cruel? Tortoises at the Aspen Art Museum

August 15, 2014
KDNK’s January Jones talks with visitors at the Aspen Art Museum opening night about what they think about artist Cai Guo-Qiang's project, “Moving Ghost Town” which uses three tortoises mounted with iPads in an on-going exhibition.
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Carbondale To Host Western Slope's First Recreational MJ Testing Lab

August 14, 2014
The Carbondale Board of Trustees meeting this week was mostly filled with marijuana related business--including a new testing lab coming to town. KDNK's Mike Lemmer has this report.
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Aspen Art Museum and Humanitarian Architecture

August 13, 2014
Aspen Art Museum Director Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson tells KDNK’s January Jones about the connection between the museum's architect and humanitarian architecture.
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Energy in the West

How Clean Should We Go, Asks Former Interior Department Official

August 11, 2014
When it comes to Hydraulic Fracturing, the web of federal and state environmental regulations have things pretty well covered. That was the message of one former Department of Interior official to the Garfield County Energy Advisory board. KDNK's Eric Skalac has more.
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"Active Shooter" Lawsuit Against Carbondale Police

August 8, 2014
Lynn Burton of the Sopris Sun speaks with January Jones about a lawsuit filed against Carbondale Police Chief Gene Schilling and officer Michael Zimmerman by a former employee at Heritage Park Care Center.
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LiveWell Garfield County Open Grant Cycle

August 7, 2014
Dana Wood of LiveWell Garfield County speaks with KDNK's January Jones about $20,000 that is available in community grants for promoting healthy eating and active living.
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