Grand Junction

Bureau of Land Management

The Bureau of Land Management oversees millions of acres of public land in the West. The agency recently moved its headquarters to Grand Junction, Colorado, but is struggling to fill leadership jobs... and still lacks a permanent director. KVNF's Jodi Peterson has more.

Stina Sieg / Colorado Public Radio

This week on Booked, KDNK's Gavin Dahl speaks to Colorado Public Radio's western slope reporter Stina Sieg about her coverage during the coronavirus outbreak. Her reporting over the past month included a story about migrant workers in Palisade, the Delta Tru Vu Drive-In opening for the season, and the rise in baking of isolation loaves and quarantine cookies during the stay at home order. She says her reporting has changed dramatically over the past few weeks, and sometimes she wishes she could just do comforting stories all the time, but also likes the challenge of finding the human side of tough subjects. 

Aspen Art Museum

 

Artist and educator Ryan Prince recently completed a residency providing art education to title 1 schools in Grand Junction. He and Elisabeth Strunk, School, Youth, & Family Programs Manager at Aspen Art Museum, join Raleigh Burleigh on Express Yourself to converse about the program.