Megan Tackett

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Aspen Daily News reporter Megan Tackett joins KDNK's Gavin Dahl on Booked to discuss her cover story on the proposed quarry expansion near Glenwood Springs, which features accusations of disingenousness by both sides. The story quotes at length Rocky Mountain Resources CEO Greg Dangler, as well as key voices of the opposition, representing "seemingly everyone else" in the community. 

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Megan Tackett has been busy reporting for Aspen Daily News since we last heard her on KDNK. She stopped by the studio to discuss what she's learned covering courts and crime with station manager Gavin Dahl. 

The Sopris Sun

On today's show, Megan Tackett announces that she is transitioning to the Aspen Daily News. Sopris Sun editor Will Grandbois and Megan reflect on her work as a reporter for The Sopris Sun.

5Point Adventure Film Festival

Local filmmakers Tom Zuccareno and Tyler Wilkinson-Ray dropped by Express Yourself to share about their ongoing involvement with Carbondale's 5Point Adventure Film Festival.

The Sopris Sun

Robin Sutherland will perform a benefit for the Sopris Sun at the Redstone Castle on August 12. Board member John Colson joins Megan Tackett to share the details...

The Sopris Sun

On this week's episode, host Megan Tackett talks to someone trying to set a new ski record.

The Sopris Sun

The most recent episode of Eveything Under the Sun features Jonathan Stokely of Carbondale's Coventure, which recently opened downtown. Everything Under the Sun airs Thursday afternoons on KDNK. Sopris Sun staff talk about the most recent edition of the paper and answer questions from callers. Hear past episodes here.

On this week's edition of Everything Under the Sun, Pat Curry and Sydney Schalit of Footsteps Marketing join host Megan Tackett. Curry is the founder of Footsteps and recently promoted Schalit to CEO. Footsteps is a Carbondale-based marketing company that, among other things, manages the Sopris Sun website. Everything Under the Sun airs Thursdays at 4:00 PM on KDNK. On each episode, the staff of the Sopris Sun talk about the most recent edition and answer questions from callers. Hear archived episodes here.

The Sopris Sun

The show for Thursday, January 3 features Megan Tackett back as host. Joining Megan in a conversation about local journalism was Will Grandbois of the Sopris Sun, KDNK's new News Director Mark Duggan, Thomas Phippen of the Glenwood Springs Post-Indepedent, and Amy Hadden Marsh of both KDNK and the Sun. Marsh also spoke of her recent experiences learning to ski as a sixty-something woman, something she wrote about in a recent Sun column.

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.

Ryan Honey, Executive Director for The Arts Campus at Willits, appeared on Express Yourself to share about a partnership with The Art Base to present DaVinci & Michelangelo: The Titans Experience.

Friday Fun Night

Jammin Jim, host of Friday Fun Night in Glenwood Springs, speaks with Megan Tackett on Express Yourself about this evening of art, dance, games, juggling, magic and more for kids. Taking place at the new Community Art Center in Glenwood Springs, Friday Fun Night is also an opportunity for parents to enjoy a night out.

Buddy Program Takes Flight on Everything Under The Sun

Nov 15, 2018
Buddy Program

Megan Tackett, reporter for The Sopris Sun, hosts today's show with special guests Brooke Bockelman and John Brassier of Carbondale's Buddy Program.

Carbondale Arts

Mauricio Lopez-Marquez and Francisco Nevarez Burguño of Aspen Santa Fe Ballet are joined by two dance students, Jose Monge and Solana Teitler, on Express Yourself with Megan Tackett and Raleigh Burleigh to share their love of Día de los Muertos and folklórico dance.

Everything Under the Sun Previews TRTC's Equus

Sep 27, 2018
Thunder River Theatre Company

For today's show, Sopris Sun reporter Megan Tackett is joined by director Corey Simpson and actor Isaac Stackonis of Thunder River Theatre Company's latest production: Equus.

Andy Zanca Youth News Team Ponders Media

Sep 19, 2018
Beth Wysong

For this month's show, The Andy Zanca Youth News Team gets three local perspectives on the changing forms of media. Solana and Lily, editors for Roaring Fork High School's school newspaper "The Rampage," join Sopris Sun reporter Megan Tackett and content creator Lem to weigh-in.

The Sopris Sun

Another week brings another wave of events and activities around Carbondale. Sopris Sun reporter Megan Tackett is joined by executive director of Carbondale Chamber of Commerce Andrea Stewart, Wes Boyd of Colorado Animal Rescue, and Kathy Karlo and Aisha Weinhold of No Man's Film Festival.

Carbondale Rotary Club

This First Friday, the Carbondale Rotary Club presents the first ever Running of the Balls fundraiser. Club President Alan Cole shared details with Sopris Sun reporter Megan Tackett on KDNK’s Everything Under the Sun. Everything Under the Sun airs on Thursdays at 4pm.

The Sopris Sun

Hosts Megan Tackett and Will Grandbois talk about this week's paper with guest Sheryl Barto.

The Sopris Sun

Sopris Sun editor William Grandbois and reporter Megan Tackett are joined by Kevin Schorzman, director of Carbondale Public Works, and Scott Fitzwilliams, forest supervisor for the White River National Forest, to talk about fires, water restrictions, and drought.

The Sopris Sun Introduces Why Cycles

Jul 26, 2018

Reporter Megan Tackett takes the helm, interviewing the founder of Why Cycles Adam Miller. Why Cycles is a high-end bicycle manufacturing company that recently moved from Ogden, Utah, to Carbondale

The Sopris Sun

Editor Will Grandbois, reported Megan Tackett, Carbondale trustee Lani Kitching, and record holder Ryan Phebus chat about the many ways to climb Mt. Sopris and share stories from the most recent edition of The Sopris Sun.

The Sopris Sun

Reporter Megan Tackett and editor Will Grandbois for The Sopris Sun chat with Carbondale Public Works Director Kevin Schorzman about changes to waste hauling and Sarah Herron about SheLift.

The Sopris Sun

Will Grandbois and Megan Tackett of the Sopris Sun took a moment during the hectic day of July 5 to report about the Lake Christine Fire and the latest from the paper on Everything Under the Sun

The Sopris Sun

It's been a hot summer! Will Grandbois and Megan Tackett talk about recent fire activity and important restrictions in addition to other recent coverage by the Sopris Sun.

The Sopris Sun

For today's show, editor Will Grandbois and reporter Megan Tackett are joined by four freelancers for the Sopris Sun.

The Sopris Sun

For this week’s News Brief, KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with Megan Tackett, reporter for the Sopris Sun, about the latest draft plan for the Crystal Valley Trail from Carbondale to Crested Butte.

The Sopris Sun

For this week's show, Raleigh Burleigh fills in for Will Grandbois and Megan Tackett goes into detail with Corey Mineo, representing Roaring Fork Leadership, about a partnership to help Ross Montessori School students provide garden-fresh food to families in the Roaring Fork Valley.

The Sopris Sun

Retired reporter John Colson joins his former team editor, Will Grandbois and reporter Megan Tackett, of The Sopris Sun.

Aspen Public Radio interim News Director Alycin Becktesh, Sopris Sun reporter Megan Tackett, and Carla Jean Whitley, Features Editor at the Glenwood Springs Post Independent, join KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh for an hour of news talk on KDNK's Spring Journalist Roundtable, originally aired 3/25/2018. Click here to listen.