Wednesday, August 17, 2022
KDNK's Morgan Neely has the day's news, including an update on a fatal vehicle crash just below the summit of Independence Pass on Tuesday. Also, Republican Congresswoman Liz Cheney of Wyoming is a member of the January 6th Committee and has been a strident critic of former President Donald Trump ... and that proved too much of a hurdle in her primary race. In Garfield County, commissioners are still grousing about the decision to turn Sweetwater Lake into Colorado's 43rd state park. Meanwhile, Capitol Reporter Scott Franz says Colorado's trails are getting more crowded, and mostly with wealthy white people; but there are organizations dedicated to bringing BIPOC and economically disadvantaged people into the great outdoors.