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KDNK News seeks a reporter/producer.

July 20, 2011
KDNK News is looking for a dynamic reporter/producer. There are not many reporting jobs like this. In all the best ways it's like reporting for your college newspaper. But with the pay, support and time to do the high quality journalism that is eroding from mainstream media.

Local News

Cause still unknown in Aspen teen death

July 20, 2011
A teenager in died while playing basketball in Aspen on Monday. Officials still don't know the cause. KDNK's Mathew Katz has more.
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The Cloudy World of Medical Pot

More challenges for pot proposal

July 20, 2011
An effort to put a statewide marijuana initiative on the 2012 election ballot is facing another challenge. But it's not from someone opposed to the petition itself. KDNK's Daniel Costello report
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Trustees discuss blizzards -- in July

July 20, 2011
Most folks just aren't thinking about blizzards amid the sultry heat of July. But that's what Carbondale Town trustees were talking about last night. KDNK's Marilyn Gleason listened in as town leaders weighed the costs of winter snow removal.
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Immigration

Wife of man picked up at Strawberry Days speaks out

July 19, 2011
It's been a month since three men were picked up by immigration authorities and Garfield County Sheriff's deputies at the Strawberry Days festival in Glenwood Springs. One has been deported. The other two are brothers -- Cesar and Julio. Cesar has since been released, but Julio is still in jail awaiting a possible deportation. Garfield County has said that both men are gang members -- which the men dispute. Julio leaves behinds his 8-months-pregnant wife, Lorenza.  KDNK's Mathew Katz visited Lorenza at their house to hear their side of the story.
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Local News

Trustees work on multiple developments

July 13, 2011
Carbondale Trustees spent significant portions of their last several meetings discussing developments. Last night was no exception. Trustees took up the Thompson House Development. KDNK's Conrad Wilson reports.
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Carbondale authorities respond to a fire that isn't a fire

Carbondale authorities respond to a fire that isn't a fire July 13, 2011
Fire crews responded to a call in Carbondale yesterday. KDNK's Mathew Katz was there and found out that there wasn't much in the way of actual fire.
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Environment

Valley's thunderstorms aren't done yet

July 12, 2011
For over a week now, the Roaring Fork Valley has been experiencing intense thunderstorms. The lightning, thunder, and rain may not let up for a few days, but even after this round is done, we may not be out of the woods yet. Jim Daniels is the meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Grand Junction. He spoke with KDNK's Mathew Katz about monsoon season come early.
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Capitol Coverage

Bruce appears in court, disputes tax-evasion charges

July 12, 2011
Anti-tax crusader Douglas Bruce appeared in Denver District Court Monday for arraignment in his tax-evasion case. Bruce continues to dispute the charges, and as KDNK's Daniel Costello reports, the entire validity of the case.
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Capitol Coverage

Udall wants Forest Service to help beleaguered mills

July 11, 2011
Senator Mark Udall is requesting immediate action from the US Forest Service to help three Colorado sawmills that are struggling financially.  As KDNK's Daniel Costello reports, the mills are stuck with agency contracts that they can't complete.
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