Saturday Community Calendar

9 hours ago
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Here’s your community calendar for Saturday, November 17th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine inviting you to visit their newly renovated and expanded 12,000 square foot space on the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale.  For a list of today's events like Aspen Theatre Company presenting Big River at Aspen District Theater follow the headline...


Women4Wilderness, a local outdoor-adventure community specific to empowering women & girls outside, hosts a public event at Inkswell Screen Printers in Glenwood Springs on Saturday, November 17, from 5 to 7pm. KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh spoke with founder Shea Courtney to learn more.

Raleigh Burleigh

Rocky Mountain Community Radio has a new capitol reporter. News Director Raleigh Burleigh gave Scott Franz the opportunity to introduce himself to KDNK listeners at this week's conference.

KDNK Board Candidates 2018: Briston Peterson

Nov 16, 2018
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KDNK’s Annual Meeting is Monday, November 19 at the station at 7pm. Members are asked to elect three board positions out of six candidates, including Briston Peterson.

Bronco Babble Week 11

Nov 15, 2018

The consensus was it was a good weekend for the Broncos. No one was arrested, no one was injured, there were no penalties, there was no loss. Unfortunately, there was also no game. So this was the first Bronco Babble after the bye week. The Ode-ist weighed in with an Ode to the Bye. And we had three predictions for a Chargers victory next weekend and two for the Broncs. We'll see.

Robby Romero In-Studio

Nov 15, 2018
Robbie Romero and Dennis Banks

Apache activist and musician Robby Romero shared his new single Born on the Rez on KDNK's Beyond Beyond. Produced by Don Was and including Jim Keltner and Kris Kristofferson, among others, the song features a swelling gospel chorus, some blues harmonica, and drums that sounded from the center of the Earth. He also shared some inspiring words about the continuing power and relevance of the Standing Rock protest. It was a wide-ranging conversation with KDNK's Luke Nestler that also featured a couple of original live songs.

Kara Silbernagel

KDNK’s Annual Meeting is on Monday, November 19 at the KDNK Station at 7pm. KDNK Members are asked to elect three board members out of six candidates, including Kara Silbernagel.

New, More Efficient Snowmaking "Guns" at Sunlight

Nov 15, 2018
Troy Hawks photo

Recent snow and cold temperatures have given Sunlight Mountain Resort near Glenwood Springs a head start for snowmaking. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Troy Hawks, Sunlight's marketing and sales director, to find out what's happening on the mountain. Sunlight plans to open on December 14.

Garfield County

¡Estamos de manteles largos! Esto, gracias a que los comisionados del condado de Garfield ayudaron a pagar por un día más de este su programa de radio "Charlando con Crystal". ¡Gracias a todos uds. que hacen esto posible!

Silvia Santana

Silvia Santana, que trabaja en Mountain Family Health Centers, nos contó esta mañana sobre la inscripción abierta y el porqué su familia y Ud. necesitan de un seguro médico.


Job Posting: KDNK Hiring News Director

KDNK’s mission is to provide public access radio that connects community members to one another and the world. Based in Carbondale, Colorado, KDNK reaches thousands of listeners across nine FM signals and online. We have built a reputation for funky vitality with over 100 volunteer DJs. We are a valued source for news, culture, emergency information, weather, road conditions, ski reports, river reports, lost and found pet reports, and community calendar listings. KDNK seeks an experienced journalist, open to risk-taking and innovation, who will lead editorial decision making and digital content strategy. Are you ready to get to work amplifying local voices and evoking a strong sense of place? As News Director, you will produce daily broadcast news on deadline and lead investigative coverage to make meaningful impact.

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Election Night Wrap-Up: Polis Wins Governor, Crow Wins CD6, Mixed Bag On Amendments

Democrat Jared Polis is the governor-elect. In the 6th Congressional District, Jason Crow takes the win, unseating five-time incumbent Republican Mike Coffman. Ballot measures were met with mixed support: Transportation measures 109 and 110, along with oil and gas well setback measure Proposition 112 failed, while amendments Y and Z, which address partisan gerrymandering, passed.

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Gabrielle Louise

Gabrielle Louise Releases New Single "Industry"

Activist and musician Gabrielle Louise and filmmaker Naropa Sabine stopped by Express Yourself to speak with KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh about their music video for Industry , a new single from Gabrielle that tells the story of Paonia’s push to preserve the North Fork Valley.

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