WIN A BRAND NEW SUBARU IMPREZA IN THE 2017 RAFFLE!

Some lucky KVNF listener will soon be driving a gorgeous new Subaru Impreza 2.0i. Make sure that person is you!

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West Obsessed: The Alaskan Pipeline Trail

The massive trail network of the West has always been a place for pilgrimages. In this episode of West Obsessed, the writers and editors of High Country News discuss an ongoing effort by the state of Alaska to turn toward more recreation and a long-distance trail--along an oil pipeline.

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Ali Lightfoot

Scruffy Pearls is a NYC based band fronted by Carly Brooke.  This dynamic 5 piece band performed at the KVNF studios and talked with Ali Lightfoot about their newly released debut album and first trip to Colorado.

  • DMEA contributes to SEI's solar school program
  • Six area high schools to get solar installations
  • Voters in state want names removed from registered lists
  • Governor Hickenlooper commits state to climate alliance

The summer night sky is teeming with bright stars, but one outshines them all and has stories to tell that rival its brightness. Head outside at nightfall and look almost straight overhead to spot the brightest star in the summer sky, the red giant, Arcturus.

  • Citizens for a Healthy Community issues economic report
  • Gunnison Energy proposal for 35 North Fork Valley wells could cost Delta County
  • Colorado seniors march to Senator Cory Gardner's Denver office

  • Two individuals may have caused Peak 2 Fire near Breckenridge
  • Landing Outdoor Trade Show puts Colorado in lead as outdoor destination
  • Colorado looks to Wyoming for example of alternative uses for coal mines

Host Jill Spears and her garden gurus Lance Swigart & Lulu Volckhausen chat about their latest garden adventures and take calls from listeners.

Jen calls with a question about ants. Anthony calls with a tomato-planting question. Charris calls from Horsefly Mesa, wondering how to transplant wild lupines.

Felix Belm0nt speaks with Delta County's Community and Economic Development Director, Elyse Ackerman-Casselberry.

  • Tipton among bipartisan effort to fight opioid epidemic in Western Colorado
  • Nine wildfires burning in the state, cooler temperatures helping fight
  • Marijuana tax revenue can't pay for all of education needs in state

  • Republican Don Coram leads hemp group in Montrose County
  • Outdoor Trade show coming to Denver
  • Steamboat Springs Democrat announces bid for Tipton's seat
  • Zinke signs order streamlining applications to drill on BLM land

Rag 'N' Bone Man / Human / Columbia: Finally! Rory Charles Graham, aka Rag 'N' Bone Man has arrived with  his  hit song and 12 track CD "Human" - The English Singer Songwriter and winner of the British Breakthrough Artist and the 2017 British Choice Award covers a lot of territory with an awesome voice and soul beyond his 32 years...

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