Spellbinders, headquartered in Carbondale, brings the art of storytelling to classrooms in the Roaring Fork Valley and throughout the United States of America. KDNK's Raleigh Burleigh spoke with executive director Catherine Johnson to learn more about the organization.

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Yesenia Arreola came to the US from Mexico in 1994 when she was six years old. In the spring of 2017, she graduated from Denver University with honors and an MSW. In this month's show, she talks to host Walter Gallacher about the challenges and opportunities she's faced along the way.

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Crystal Valley resident, historian, and author Charr Graham joins Amy Hadden Marsh for a conversation about her books Memoirs of a River: Up the Crystal Volumes I and II

Andy Zack

Concerned citizens rallied in Glenwood Springs yesterday to catch the attention of Scott Tipton and Bob Rankin. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports.

English in Action

English in Action helps to bridge cultural divides by pairing an enthusiastic tutor with a student eager to learn English and participate in the community. News Director Raleigh Burleigh interviews Executive Director Lara Beaulieu.

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Grand River Health in Rifle has hosted Meals on Wheels since 1976. For this afternoon’s Nonprofit Palooza, KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh talks to Kaaren Peck, director of the program, about how it works and why it works so well. More information about becoming a driver for Meals on Wheels is available by calling Kaaren at 625.6423 or Dee at 625.6215.

KDNK's September board meeting will be held on Monday September 25th at 5:30pm at KDNK's offices at 76 South 2nd Street. The meeting is open to the public. The agenda is posted in the front hall of the station and available here.

High-speed transportation along Colorado's Front Range just moved a small but significant step forward, as a route connecting Cheyenne, Wyoming to Pueblo, Colorado was selected as one of ten winners worldwide in the Hyperloop One Global Challenge.

Mountain Family Health Centers

As part of our fall membership drive KDNK is highlighting many of the organizations that make our communities great, today Raleigh Burleigh interviews Garry Schalla, Development Director for Mountain Family Health Centers.

Monday Mindful Minute

Sep 18, 2017

KDNK invites you to begin the week with a mindful minute thanks to Roaring Fork Insight.



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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Photo by Mark Burrows

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