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Jewell Talks Coal with NW CO Officials

July 22, 2015
Economic certainty was on the minds of NW Colorado officials, who were on hand to talk to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell in Glenwood Springs on Friday, July 17. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.
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Deep Creek: Wild and Scenic

Deep Creek: Wild and Scenic July 21, 2015
The US Forest Service approved a portion of Deep Creek, on the southeast corner of the Flat Tops, as suitable for Wild & Scenic status in July.  The next step is Congressional designation. But, the process started three decades ago, when members of the local Sierra Club and other environmentalists, including Beverly Compton, noticed that Deep Creek needed some kind of protection. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh recently spoke with Compton about what makes Deep Creek worth it.

Rabbit Fever Rising

July 16, 2015
Tularemia, or Rabbit Fever, is on the rise in Colorado. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh reports. Click here for more information about the disease and prevention tips.
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Fire District Survey Mostly Thumbs Up

July 16, 2015
The Carbondale and Rural Fire District is writing a new master plan to prioritize services and set a financial path for the next few years. KDNK's January Jones has more about results of a public survey on how the District is doing.
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"211" to Boost Health Resource Access

July 16, 2015
Carbondale Town Trustees heard about a mid-valley health study, among other items at Tuesday's meeting. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh speaks with Mayor Stacey Bernot.
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CDOT's Bustang Connects RFV to Denver

July 14, 2015

The Colorado Department of Transportation launched Bustang-- an express bus service that runs a round-trip route from Glenwood Springs to Denver once a day. KDNK’s January Jones has more.


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Drew Gorgey: Ethics and County Government

July 10, 2015

Garfield County Manager Drew Gorgey's abrupt resignation last week comes on the heels of the hasty departure of county attorney Frank Huftless. Many are questioning the reasons behind the departures. County Commissioner Tom Jankovski has called it hubris on both sides, while Commissioner John Martin is saying it’s personality conflicts. Gorgey isn't talking to the media. But a conversation back in April between KDNK's January Jones and Gorgey may suggest there’s an ethics issue in play on his part. In this segment, Gorgey talks about the professional code of ethics he and other government managers adhere to how he applied them in his role as Garfield County Manager.


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Sarah Ogden Memorial Fund

July 9, 2015
A memorial fund for infant homicide victim Sarah Ogden is in the works, reports KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh. And, a community memorial service for her is planned for Friday, July 10, at Cottonwood Park in Parachute at 6:30 PM.
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Earth Visualization at Aspen Ideas Fest

July 2, 2015

The Aspen Ideas Festival is a non-stop plunge into ideas and conversations with people creating change across the world. This year, scientists with the Denver Museum of Nature and Science and the Worldviews Network presented visualizations of the natural forces at work on the earth. KDNK's January Jones, spoke with Geologist Bob Raynolds, Astrophysicist Ka Chun Yu and NOAA Scientist Ned Gardiner.

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CPW: Ruedi Bear Must Be Euthanized

June 26, 2015
A campsite with exposed food resulted in a bear bite at Reudi Reservoir Wednesday. Colorado Parks and Wildlife says now the bear has to be euthanized. Amy Hadden Marsh has more.
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