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Back to School Wrap-Up with PI Reporter Will Grandbois

August 29, 2014

On this week’s News Brief, KDNK’s January Jones speaks with Will Grandbois of the Post Independent about what’s happening in the local schools.


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KDNK News Team Talks Stories

August 22, 2014

On this week’s News Brief, we have a special feature with the KDNK News Team. January Jones speaks with Amy Hadden Marsh and Eric Skalac about important stories from the last few months and the role of news in the community.


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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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"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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EPA Carbon Hearings Wrap-Up with reporter Bente Birkeland.

August 5, 2014
In this week’s News Brief, Bente Birkeland summarizes the Denver EPA hearings and Eric Skalac has Cop Shop.
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Update on El Jebel Shooting

July 28, 2014

On this week’s news brief, KDNK’s Eric Skalac talks to Aspen Times reporter Scott Condon about the El Jebel homicide.


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Oil and Gas Ballot Measures with KUNC reporter Grace Hood

July 18, 2014
On today’s news brief, KDNK’s January Jones speaks with reporter Grace Hood of KUNC for an inside look at the oil and gas related ballot initiatives voters may see in November.
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Carbondale Town Trustees Approve CMED for MMJ

July 11, 2014
In this week’s news brief, KDNK’s Eric Skalac talks to our new News Director January Jones about local dispensary CMED’s public hearing at the town trustees meeting.
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Journalist Heather McGregor vividly remembers the night the South Canyon Fire blew up

July 4, 2014
This weekend, Glenwood Springs hosts a memorial for the firefighters who died in the South Canyon Fire of 1994. On this week's news brief, KDNK's Eric Skalac talks to Heather McGregor, administrative manager and technical writer for CLEER, about her experience reporting on the fire for the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel 20 years ago.
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Barber blues

June 27, 2014
Carbondale's priorities were questioned by residents of Barber Drive earlier this week. On this week's news brief, KDNK's Eric Skalac talks to reporter John Colson who wrote about the state of Barber Drive in this week's Sopris Sun.
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