November 2020 Election

Colorado Parks and Wildlife

The Trump administration delisted gray wolves from the Endangered Species Act across most of the U.S. on October 29 but the species still holds endangered status in Colorado. Prop. 114, a statewide ballot question, asks for a gray wolf reintroduction plan by 2023. KDNK's Kathleen Shannon has more.

Valley Voices: Proposition 117 Debate

Oct 22, 2020

On this edition of Valley Voices... a debate produced as part of Colorado Decides by PBS12, CBS4, and The Colorado Sun. Proposition 117 would establish a requirement of voter approval before the state can collect new enterprise funds of a certain size. Originally aired October 14 on KVNF's Local Motion. It has been edited for Valley Voices, with special thanks to Gavin Dahl.

A study from the Pew Research Center shows that one-third of U.S. voters are not confident about how mail-in ballots are tallied. But, at a recent election judge training, Garfield County Clerk and Recorder Jean Alberico said the County has checks and balances in place to ensure an accurate count.

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Have your ballot handy? Question 7A asks for a mill levy increase in the Colorado River Water Conservation District’s fifteen counties. For the full discussion, click here.

Grassroots TV

Basalt resident Jeffrey Evans is challenging Francie Jacober for the Pitkin County District 5 Commissioner’s seat this November. He spoke with KDNK’s Corby Anderson about why he’s running and some of the issues he’d like to work on.

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Incumbent Pitkin County Commissioner Greg Poschman is running unopposed this election. He spoke with  KDNK's Corby Anderson about the issues and why he originally ran for County Commissioner.

Garfield County ballots for the November general election go in the mail Friday, October 9. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh recently spoke with county Clerk and Recorder Jean Alberico about how national U.S. Postal Service concerns could impact the county.

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KDNK's Weekly News Reel takes a look at the week's top local and regional news stories aired on KDNK between Monday and Friday.

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Garfield County Commissioner Mike Samson will have a challenger this November. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has more.