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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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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.

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.

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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Rep. Tipton Makes GarCo Visits

January 27, 2016
Congressman Scott Tipton swung through the Roaring Fork Valley on a tour of western Colorado last Thursday. One of his stops was Carbondale. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.
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CPWC Says No to Wolves

January 20, 2016
The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission said "no" last week to the reintroduction of any kind of wolf into Colorado. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has more.
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CDALE Asking for Property Tax Increase

January 19, 2016
Carbondale voters will consider a property tax increase this spring for capital construction. As KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh reports, there may be no other way to pay for town infrastructure needs.
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War Stories at Basalt Library: Life After War

January 19, 2016
Paul Andersen, founder of Huts for Vets, is leading a series of 5 community discussions about challenges veterans face in life after war.  Andersen told KDNK’s January Jones that it’s not a veterans issue- it’s a community issue.
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Dr. MLK, Jr Day: A Holiday for Everyone

Dr. MLK, Jr Day: A Holiday for Everyone January 18, 2016
Today many schools and government offices are closed for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The Colorado Holiday Commission organizes events statewide today and year round. They'll hold a march and parade today in Denver and thousands of people are expected to turn out in the streets for it. KDNK’s January Jones has this story, featuring an interview with the Colorado Commission Chair Vern L. Howard.
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KDNK 2015 Enviro News Wrap-Up Pt. 2

January 8, 2016
In Part 2 of KDNK’s 2015 environmental news wrap-up, Amy Hadden Marsh looks back at some of the highlights from public lands stories.
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