Local Newscast: Will Grandbois Taking Over as Sopris Sun Editor

Dec 8, 2016

KDNK's Local Newscast airs weekday mornings at 6:41 and 7:41 during Morning Edition.

The Sopris Sun has announced that Will Grandbois, who grew up in Carbondale, is taking over as editor on January 1st. Current editor Lynn Burton will reportedly remain at the paper half-time, in a new position. KDNK’s Gavin Dahl sat down with Will for his first interview about the gig.

Tomorrow night, local band Let Them Roar will be playing a benefit for the Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition at Carbondale Beer Works. KDNK’s Gavin Dahl spoke to guitar player and vocalist Sophia Clark, who is also an organizer with CIRC to learn more.

Two members of Colorado’s Electoral College have filed a lawsuit in U.S. district court challenging the electoral college system and the way Colorado binds electors. Bente Birkeland has more.