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Bike it, Walk it: Carbondale’s Bike, Pedestrian and Trails Commission

Bike it, Walk it: Carbondale’s Bike, Pedestrian and Trails Commission April 8, 2015
Carbondale government relies on many volunteer led commissions to make progress on town goals. KDNK’s January Jones spoke with Darryl Fuller from Carbondale’s Bike, Pedestrian and Trails Commission about how they improve connectivity for residents. CLICK here for the full interview.

How to Vote in GSW Election

How to Vote in GSW Election April 2, 2015
Ballots were mailed to Glenwood Springs voters in mid-March for next week’s municipal election. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has some procedural details from Glenwood Springs City Clerk Catherine Mythen.
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GSW Council Ward 1

April 2, 2015
A look at the candidates for Glenwood Springs City Council Ward 1 with clips from the Glenwood Springs Resort Chamber Association’s Issues and Answers Forum on March 3, 2015.
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April 2nd Aspen Meeting on City Office Consolidation

April 2, 2015

Aspen is making some big decisions about where to house city offices. KDNK’s January Jones has more.


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GWS City Council AT-LARGE

April 2, 2015
With development accelerating, the next Glenwood Springs City Council will decide critical issues for residents. KDNK’s January Jones has more on the AT-LARGE candidates.
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Frack Rules

March 27, 2015

Last week, the Bureau of Land Management released long-awaited fracking rules. These new standards are supposed to improve safety and help protect groundwater on public and tribal lands. But, Earth Justice Denver attorney Mike Freeman said it’s a mixed bag. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has more.


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Salvation Army's New Digs in GWS

March 27, 2015
After losing a lease at 918 Grand Ave in Glenwood Springs two years ago, the Salvation Army's Roaring Fork Valley office has been camped out in cramped quarters in the basement of the Masonic Temple. But, on Thursday, the "Sally" opened a brand new - and permanent - home on 14th Street in Glenwood. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.
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Kids Count Stats Show GarCo Needs

March 25, 2015

The Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Kids Count data for Garfield County reflects the econmic hit families took during 2009- and the recovery is slow going. The number of people and children in poverity went up and the median income when down in the years between 2008 and 2012. KDNK's January Jones has this summary.

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Shop Locally, Support Libraries

March 25, 2015

The Garfield County Library’s countywide Shop Locally, Support Libraries campaign is in full swing. Carbondale residents are encouraged to bring sales receipts from local shopping trips to the Carbondale library for a chance to win prizes. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh tells why the program is also a winner for the library.


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Basalt Middle School Wins Award

March 23, 2015

Basalt Middle School is blazing educational trails. At least that's what the Colorado Association of Middle Level Education says. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh tells why.


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