For the latest edition of Sounds of the High Country, KDNK’s collaboration with High Country News, Nelson Harvey spoke with reporter Sarah Tory about a battle over Bandit Mountain bike trails near Sedona, Arizona, and how the sport is beginning to come of age.You can read Sarah Tory’s story on Sedona’s Bandit Mountain bike trails at HCN.org
Be sure to tune in to KDNK all weekend - starting Friday afternoon at 4 - for live Mountain Fair coverage. New this year: Link to "the Camy Cam." We will announce when the camera goes live and you can follow the fair on our live video feed. Hear all the music and enjoy the pageantry and spectacle of the strange and wonderful people that make up the best fair anywhere. Come by the KDNK broadcast booth and say hello to Amy Hadden Marsh and the gang. See you at the fair! Click here for more.
Economic certainty was on the minds of NW Colorado officials, who were on hand to talk to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell in Glenwood Springs on Friday, July 17. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.
The US Forest Service approved a portion of Deep Creek, on the southeast corner of the Flat Tops, as suitable for Wild & Scenic status in July. The next step is Congressional designation. But, the process started three decades ago, when members of the local Sierra Club and other environmentalists, including Beverly Compton, noticed that Deep Creek needed some kind of protection. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh recently spoke with Compton about what makes Deep Creek worth it.
The Glenwood Springs Post Independent reported on Carbondale resident Bren Simon's large land holdings in Carbondale this week. Editor Randy Essex explains to KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh the importance of the story.
Tularemia, or Rabbit Fever, is on the rise in Colorado. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh reports. Click here for more information about the disease and prevention tips.
The Carbondale and Rural Fire District is writing a new master plan to prioritize services and set a financial path for the next few years. KDNK's January Jones has more about results of a public survey on how the District is doing.
Carbondale Town Trustees heard about a mid-valley health study, among other items at Tuesday's meeting. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh speaks with Mayor Stacey Bernot.
The Colorado Department of Transportation launched Bustang-- an express bus service that runs a round-trip route from Glenwood Springs to Denver once a day. KDNK’s January Jones has more.
The KDNK Board of Directors will hold its next meeting Monday, July 20, at 5:30 p.m. at the offices of KDNK, 76 South Second Street in Carbondale. The meeting is open to the public. An agenda is posted at the KDNK office or click here or call 963-0139.