The Bureau of Land Management will proceed with a helicopter-driven, wild horse roundup today of the West Douglas herd, about 5 miles south of Rangely. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has more.
At last week’s meeting, Carbondale Town Trustees discussed a possible cat ordinance to deter domestic felines from killing songbirds. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh was there and caught some of the public comments. Trustees have formed a committee to discuss components of a town cat ordinance. It includes two trustees, Police Chief Gene Schilling, a member of the town staff, a representative of the Audubon Society and a member of the Street Cats Coalition.
The KDNK Board of Directors will hold its next meeting Monday, September 21, at 5:30 p.m. at the offices of KDNK, 76 South Second Street in Carbondale. The meeting is open to the public. Click here for the agenda or call 963-0139.
The Glenwood Springs Police Department is seeking any information from the public in regards to the identity of the suspect of a stabbing near Grand Avenue Bridge. Just after midnight on 09/13/2015, an unknown suspect stabbed two people near the intersection of 6th St and Grand Ave. The surveillance image is of the suspect, who is possibly from El Salvador. If you have any information, please call the GSPD at 970-384-6500, submit a tip via http://glenwoodpolice.com/crime-tips/
Longtime Roaring Fork Valley ranchers John Nieslanik, son Marty, and Bill Fayles were part of a crowd that greeted the U.S. Forest Service, the BLM, and SG Interests up on the Thompson Divide on the morning of September 1st. SG has staked out a well pad in the middle of a meadow in the middle of a grazing allotment heavily used by local cattlemen. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh talked to the ranchers about their concerns.
Aspen Daily News Reporter Madeline Osberger brings us up to speed on important news from Snowmass - the town council recall election, the debate over fluoride in the water, the Base Village Discovery center proposal, and a recent uptick in crime.
True Nature's Eaden Shantay explains Kirtan music that will be heard at the 2nd annual Sacred Fest on Saturday, September 12th.
Will Glenwood Springs join the ranks of smoke-free cities? City Council has begun discussions about a smoking ban. Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with council member Stephen Bershenyi about what started it all.
Local ballots are filling up with development and funding questions. The Carbondale and Rural Fire Protection District is one of the public agencies asking voters for a funding increase. January Jones has more from Chief Ron Leach.
Natural gas is often touted as a "bridge fuel" that will help us transition from coal and oil to renewable energy sources. But, leaky infrastructure could make natural gas as bad or worse for the climate than the fuels it's replacing. For this edition of Sounds of the High Country, KDNK's collaboration with High Country News, Nelson Harvey talks to HCN Senior Editor Jonathan Thompson to find out more. Read Thompson's story here.