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Installation of Surls Sculpture: Sewing the Future

Installation of Surls Sculpture: Sewing the Future November 20, 2014
The much anticipated James Surls sculpture "Sewing the Future" was installed in the new Carbondale roundabout. KDNK's Mike Lemmer was on scene and has this report.
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Billionaire Developer with Ties to WalMart Buys Crystal Village Plaza in Carbondale

November 28, 2014
A billionaire developer with ties to WalMart recently purchased the Crystal Village Plaza in Carbondale, home to City Market, Ace Hardware, and other businesses. For this week's News Brief, KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh talks with Sopris Sun editor Lynn Burton about the story. Full story can be found here.
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C'Dale Planning 101

November 25, 2014

Carbondale has been through lots of changes over the last few years and the town planning department plays a key role in shaping what the town looks like. Over the next few weeks, KDNK’s January Jones will take a closer look at what’s ahead for the town in a conversation with Planning Director Janet Buck- beginning with a little “Planning 101.”


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Sounds of The High Country: Defuse the West

Sounds of The High Country: Defuse the West November 24, 2014
Hostility against the Federal government in the West isn’t new. In the October 27th edition of the High Country News, journalist Ray Ring writes that it's time for the west to grow up. Hear about the research Ring did into incidents on the latest episode of Sounds of the High Country.
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Crime in Context: Juvenile Justice with the 9th DA

November 21, 2014
District Attorney Sherry A. Caloia explains juvenile justice issues for the Weekly News Brief.
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Participate in the KDNK Strategic Plan

November 19, 2014
At KDNK we are looking ahead at some long range planning and we would appreciate your input, ideas and feedback. Please read the Strategic Plan First Draft and let us know what you think. Send responses to Bob Schultz: bschultz at sopris.net. Thank you!

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FedEx Expansion Decision Delayed

November 18, 2014

Tensions have lessened between the Glenwood Springs City Council and Garfield County Commissioners over a proposed FedEx warehouse and distribution center south of the city. And, as KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh reports, the city has more time to work towards a solution with the developer.


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KDNK Hootenanny

KDNK Hootenanny November 17, 2014
We want to see you at the KDNK Hootenanny! Pay what you can afford for your ticket to the KDNK Hootenanny, Friday November 21 from 6-9 pm at the Carbondale Recreation Center. We’ll have free food and drink, live music from the Smuggler Mountain Boys, square dancing with caller Tom Paxton and the Labor of Love Auction. Click here to preview the auction and purchase your ticket.

The Weekly News Brief

Radio H20: What the frack is in my water?

November 14, 2014
On this week's News Brief, independent journalists Frani Halperin and Jamie Sudler, who produce stories for H2O Radio, talk with KDNK about water well contamination in the Raton Basin on the border of Colorado and New Mexico.  
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FedEx Expansion Spurs Jurisdictional Control Issues

November 12, 2014

Garfield County Commissioners have yet to make a decision about the proposed FedEx center south of Glenwood Springs. But, as KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh reports, the issue has become a jurisdictional debate between the county and the City of Glenwood Springs.

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