Carbondale Historical Society

Sue Gray of the Carbondale Historical Society unveils a new project to honor the 100th anniversary of women gaining the right to vote. We hear a clip from one of their audio history pieces.

Carbondale Historical Society

KDNK volunteer and Express Yourself contributor Abby Gierke interviews Sue Gray, VP of Carbondale Historical society about an interactive historical map of Carbondale with fun locations to visit. Sue Gray also gives a brief introduction to Carbondale's rich history.

James Steindler describes a new storytelling initiative by the Carbondale Historical Society aimed at collecting and archiving local stories about the pandemic. You can send your COVID tales to or call 970.414.1078.

Potato Days Ghosts Haunt KDNK Airwaves

Oct 6, 2019
Carbondale Historical Society

In celebration of Potato Days 2019, DJ Crème Brûlée shares hits from Hattie Thompson's collection of gram0phone records along with the stories of Carbondale pioneers.

Carbondale Historical Society


Carbondale's longest running tradition is on Saturday, October 5. Sue Gray, board president for the Carbondale Historical Society, stopped by Express Yourself to share details about the parade and Ghost Party…

Darrell Munsell


Darrell Munsell is author of Protecting a Valley and Saving a River, the story of The Crystal Valley Environmental Protection Association. Darrell will be signing copies of his book at the historic Thompson House in Carbondale on Saturday, December 15 from 3pm to 5pm.

Carbondale Cracks Open Historic Safe

Oct 9, 2018
Photo by Jane Bachrach

Carbondale's 109th Potato Day saw the opening of a mysterious locked safe located for decades in what is now Steve's Guitars. Funds raised from this event benefitted the Carbondale Historical Society. KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh has this report.

Potato Day 2018

KDNK’s Fall Membership Drive Nonprofit Showcase continues with KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh interviewing Sue Gray, Board President for the Carbondale Historical Society.

Sopris Sun Editor Will Grandbois is joined by Sue Gray, representing the Carbondale Historical Society, and Carbondale-native Melanie Gianinetti Cardiff to talk about Carbondale's 109th Annual Potato Day Celebration.