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Waivers signed by residents of a mobile home park in Battlement Mesa and obtained by KDNK News could allow Ursa Resources to drill for natural gas and build an injection well less than 500 feet from homes. The waivers are intended to get around a rule in Colorado that requires oil and gas activity in Urban Mitigation Areas to be more than 500 feet away from homes. Ursa told KDNK no compensation was offered to those who signed waivers, but some residents have already been paid. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh reports.

Tom Paxton and The Don Juans


Here’s your community calendar for Monday, September 25, underwritten by the Mount Sopris Rotary Club, meeting every Tuesday at noon at Mi Casita in Carbondale. Rotary: Service above self. For today's events, like Tom Paxton and The Don Juans at Steve's Guitars, follow the headline.

Valley Native Publishes Memoir on 100% Recycled Paper

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Author Micah Springer, a Roaring Fork native, is pushing the publishing industry towards sustainability with her new memoir Keepers of the Story. Micah will be speaking at Explore Booksellers in Aspen on Saturday, September 30 at 4:30.

Latino Folk Art Garden

News Director Raleigh Burleigh learns more about the Rio Grande ARTway from executive director of Carbondale Arts Amy Kimberly.

Monday Mindful Minute

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Roaring Fork Insight invites you to tune into the inner news this morning with a mindful minute.


The Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Program is now a teenager -  17-years old, in fact. Co-director Beth Wysong sits down with KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh to talk about the program and why youngsters love it.

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A wildlife rehabilitation center in Silt has been saving animals since 1984. For today’s Nonprofit Palooza, Amy Hadden Marsh talks to Nanci Limbach, director of the Pauline S. Schneegas Wildlife Foundation.

Ami Maes shares memories of growing up with Andy Zanca and how thrilled she is that her son is part of AZYEP. She talks about how she has seen her son build his confidence and engagement with the community since becomming a DJ on KDNK.

Finn's Radio Skills Become Life Skills

Sep 22, 2017

AZYEP Has Helped My Grades

Sep 22, 2017

Liliana sees the connection between her radio experience and improving her grades in math class.



Honey Dewdrops

The Honey Dewdrops talk about their harmonies, their experience at the Fayetteville Roots Festival, their love of Carbondale and their interactions with audiences. They also played Lowlands, The Loneliest Song and Nobody in This World.

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Letter to Congress: A WILD Sanity

Deb Colley, of Co-Motion and Dance Initiative, and creator of A Letter to Congress: A WILD Sanity, along with one of her dancers Carolyn Yates, about the unique piece and how it was made, and about the live performance of the piece.

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