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.
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.
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.
Services for veterans, especially in Colorado's mountain communities, are often difficult to access. But, as KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh found out, veterans service officers are available in Eagle, Garfield, and Pitkin counties. Here, Pat Hammon, VSO for Eagle County, talks about her work, challenges facing vets in Colorado's resort counties, and how the Western Slope Veterans Coalition wants to help.
Pat Hammon, Eagle County VSO, 970.390.4686
Joe Carpenter, Garfield County VSO, 625.9484
Scott Ring, Pitkin County VSO, 920.5235
Conservation groups who want to keep natural gas extraction out of the Thompson Divide are looking to Congress to help broker a compromise with energy companies. Garfield County Commissioners are in the forefront of bi-partisan efforts. KDNK's January Jones has this report.