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Support KDNK before the drive!

Support KDNK before the drive! February 1, 2016
KDNK's membership drive is February 15-26. Click here to donate.

The Weekly News Brief

Navarette-Portillo Murder Case Update

February 12, 2016
Almost one year ago, Maria Carminda Portillo-Amaya was found dead in her Carbondale apartment. Her husband, Arturo Navarrete-Portillo, is the suspected killer, having allegedly confessed to the crime while receiving medical care after a car accident immediately following the purported time of his wife's death. For this week's News Brief, KDNK's January Jones talks to Post Independent reporter Ryan Summerlin about recent developments in the case.
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CDALE Playgrounds Need Upgrades

February 11, 2016
A wrap-up of the Carbondale Town Trustee meeting on Wednesday night.
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Local News

ALERT: Computer Virus on the Loose

ALERT: Computer Virus on the Loose February 9, 2016
A new and highly dangerous computer virus is making its way into computers worldwide. It's the TeslaCrypt virus, AKA the Wordpress Virus. And, it's ransomware. KDNK Geek Speak co-host Louie Girardot explained how the virus works on this week's show. Girardot advises backing up your computer data and unplugging all back-up drives. Click here to listen to the whole show and for details about how to protect your computer.
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Station News

KDNK Board Meeting February 15

February 8, 2016

The KDNK Board of Directors will hold its next meeting Monday, February 15th, 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.

Public Affairs

Giving Community February 4, 2016

February 8, 2016
Click here to listen to KDNK's newest public affairs show "Giving Community." This month Host Amy Barr speaks with the executive directors of Mountain Valley Health Services and the Garfield County Housing Authority.

Local News

Snow Day! Feb. 1st Schools Closed Garfield, Pitkin County

Snow Day! Feb. 1st Schools Closed Garfield, Pitkin County February 1, 2016
RE-2 Schools in Garfield County, RE-2 Roaring Fork School Distict and the Aspen School District are closed today. Many daycare centers and preschools follow school closures, so check with your provider this morning. Colorado Mountain College locations in Rifle, Aspen, Spring Valley, the Glenwood Center and the Lappala Center in Carbondale are closed today.

Local News

RFSD & Aspen Schools CLOSED on TUESDAY, FEB. 2nd

RFSD & Aspen Schools CLOSED on TUESDAY, FEB. 2nd February 1, 2016
RFSD & Aspen Schools CLOSED on TUESDAY, FEB. 2nd.

Local News

Climate Tax for Cdale?

January 29, 2016
Carbondale voters will consider a Climate Excise Tax this spring. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has this report about what led town trustees to approve the upcoming ballot question.
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Connecting the Drops

Water and Weed

Water and Weed January 28, 2016
With the legalization of marijuana in various states and forms, conservation groups and others are asking how much legal grow operations affect water consumption. In Colorado, water managers and researchers are working together to answer that question. As part of Connecting the Drops, our statewide series on water issues, Maeve Conran reports.
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