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Groups Want Details of Bureau of Land Management Move to Grand Junction

Assistant Interior Secretary Joe Balash announced Tuesday in a conference call that the Bureau of Land Management HQ is moving to Grand Junction. But, critics say details about the move are unclear. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has more.

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Tuesday Community Calendar

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Here’s your community calendar for Tuesday, July 23th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For the list of today's events, like Summer Gardening in the Rockies with Steph Syson, click on the headline.


Roaring Fork Valley students traveled to El Paso, Texas to participate in a Collaborative Leadership Program between the Aspen Chapel and the World Leadership School. The program immersed students in the Mexican/American Texas culture where they partnered with local NGOs to learn about what takes place at the border. The students will share more about their experience at the Aspen Chapel on Sunday, August 18th at 9:30 a.m.

Traci Gurley-Tomashosky talks about United Way Battlement to the Bells with Board President Lawrence Bond and about expanding the AmeriCorps VISTA Project.

 


For 27 years, Fred “Lightning Heart” Haberlein began every Mountain Fair with a blessing. Though he found a true place in front of that microphone every year, it was not a bully pulpit. It was a place for him to serve our community by gently reminding us of quiet and eternal truths. His words were clear and his intent was positive, just as the Mountain Fair itself is. Sadly, Fred passed away in the spring of 2018. Please enjoy these Lightning Heart blessings from four different Mountain Fairs past.

Bureau of Land Management

 

On June 28, the Bureau of Land Management released their final draft Resource Management Plan for the Uncompahgre Field Office. The document represents years of work and would guide land-use planning decisions on public lands in southwest Colorado for decades to come. KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh has more on why environmental groups and local governments are raising concerns. This report includes comments from Jayson Barangan, the lead public affairs specialist for the BLM Colorado State Office, and Pete Kolbenschalg, founder of Colorado Farm & Food Alliance.

Internet service in Redstone and Old Snowmass went live on July 1st. It’s Phase 1 of Pitkin County’s effort to provide broadband to underserved areas throughout the Roaring Fork Valley.  KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Kara Silbernagle, County Policy and Projects Manager, to find out more.

Jyemo Juju

Jul 19, 2019

Jonny Jyemo is an A-list go-to drummer for many Colorado bands. But for his own band, The Jyemo Club, he lets someone else pound the skins while he directs the chaos of a ten-piece band. He also picks up the rhythm guitar, charango and Andean flutes. Jonny calls his music Busta Music. It's multi culti world rebel music with elements of Afro-Cuban, cumbia, funk and reggae. The Jyemo Club headlines Saturday at this year's Mountain Fair. KDNK's Luke Nestler spoke with Jonny about his band and his CD So Near So Far.

Tony Kamel

Prior to playing a sold-out show at Steve's Guitars, Tony Kamel of Wood & Wire joined Raleigh Burleigh on Express Yourself to talk about their grammy-nominated album North of Despair.

Evan Zislis

 

Evan Zislis of COVENTURE joined Raleigh Burleigh on Express Yourself to share about two upcoming programs: The IDEATION Retreat and Bonedale Business Bootcamp.

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Alya Howe and storytellers Brandon Jones and Iliana Rentería Bernal joined Raleigh Burleigh on Express Yourself to share about their upcoming performance at The Wheeler Opera House.

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Detention Centers, ICE Raids Focus of Immigration Vigil in Glenwood Springs

Vigilers in Glenwood Springs joined hundreds of events around the US and in Canada Friday night to protest immigration detention centers and President Trump’s call for Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids this week. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh reports.

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Valley Voices: Ten-Year Old Selah Schneiter and Dad on Their Ascent of El Capitan

In mid-June, ten-year old Selah Schneiter, of Glenwood Springs, became the youngest person ever to summit El Capitan in Yosemite National Park. She and her father, Mike, sat down with KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh to talk about the Big Climb and more.

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Visitamos a CARE , donde Griselda y Carlos nos ayudaron con preguntas básicas sobre el proceso de adoptar y rescatar a un animalito.

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