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Michelle Amiott

Local Motion: Studio M

KVNF is working with Montrose and Ouray County community members to open up a new studio in Montrose. KVNF’s General Manager Jon Howard and two members of the Community Advisory Board heading up the project – Margaret Freeman and Chris Marcinek give us an update on the project.

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Suze Smith

Host Jill Spears and gardeners Lance Swigart & Lulu Volckhausen discuss fall gardening and take calls from listeners.

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Western dams are a contentious issue. But in this episode of West Obsessed, the writers and editors of High Country News discuss the realities of dam removal, from Washington’s Elwha River, whose dams came down six years ago, to Utah’s Bear River, where a diversion is still being planned. 

  • Amazon giant seeking new headquarters site, Denver in the running
  • New Amazon site could bring 5 billion in infrastructure, 50,000 jobs
  • Delta and Montrose County Sheriffs announce they will not seek re-election
  • Colorado leads the country in recovery from recession

  • High speed transportation on Front Range closer to reality
  • Governor Hickenlooper calls special session, first time in five years
  • Veterans with PTSD struggle on homefront, resort to crime
  • El Paso County veterans treatment effort earns national recognition

  • Mill levy increases, school board seats up for election
  • US Forest Service approves West Elk expansion, awaits BLM decision
  • Update on homicide investigation in Norwood
  • Montrose Hospital names interim CEO

  • Committee says Colorado failing to reach higher education goals
  • 5 town employees threaten to sue Paonia Board of Trustees
  • Alleged misconduct by a Paonia Trustee prompts angry letter
  • Agencies ramp up effort to bring broadband to rural areas
  • Colorado joins 15 states in lawsuit against President Trump over DACA

  • State house committee examines prison overcrowding, funding
  • Denver non profit offers free coverage of rural municipal meetings
  • Inside Energy features a former uranium mining town
  • Update of Norwood homicides- suspects in court

Host Jill Spears and gardeners extraordinaire Lulu Volckhausen and Lance Swigart discuss late summer gardening & harvesting tips, and take calls from listeners.

  • Two girls found dead in Norwood, 5 suspects arrested
  • Details emerging from Norwood deaths, suspects headed to court
  • Denver Mayor wants city residents to comply with Paris Climate Accord
  • Semi truck full of pigs flips over on I-70, closes Glenwood Canyon
  • Paonia Town Council faces daunting agenda in regular meeting

  • Lt. Governor Donna Lynne will run for governor's chair
  • Reclamation crews assembling at Paonia Dam and Reservoir
  • Governor Hickenlooper presents health care plan to Congress
  • State Capitol hosts committee on wildfire prevention
  • Two girls, aged 5 to 10, found dead in Norwood

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The KVNF Board of Directors

next meeting is Tuesday, September 19th at 6:30pm in the Proximity Space Conference Room, 210 East Main, Montrose.

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Your vote is needed on proposed KVNF bylaw changes. Please review the proposed changes and submit your ballot by October 4th.

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