• Fire conditions in Western states expected to grow with climate change
  • Daily Sentinel publisher will not sue lawmaker over fake news allegations
  • Lambing season begins in Gunnison

Host Jill Spears and gardeners Lance Swigart and Lulu Volckhausen discuss everything you need to know about gardening this week.

  • Paonia Town Council holds special meeting
  • CU research indicates climate change shortens ski season
  • Capitol Conversation discusses teen sexting, oil and gas issues

Singer songwriter Justin Evan Thompson is joined by Melanie Jean and Gabrielle Louise to play a few tunes and discuss his latest projects.

  • Fire outside of Paonia quickly contained
  • Colorado first state to offer in-state tuition to Olympic athletes
  • Paonia Town Council report

Paige Blakenbuehler, High Country News

Responders from the Paonia volunteer fire department acted quickly to contain a wildfire north of Price Road Friday afternoon. Dry, warm and windy conditions were ripe for a blaze.

  • Both parties kill oil and gas bills at statehouse
  • DCMH CEO holds health care town hall in Hotchkiss
  • Religious freedom bill again taken up by lawmakers
  • Rail line considered in Front Range to ease statewide traffic

  • Joint budget committee to finalize state budget
  • Food banks target Colorado seniors with limited budgets
  • Health care town hall tonight in Hotchkiss

  • Budget passes state House, goes to final committee
  • Four bills aim to address campaign finance reform in state
  • Capitol Conversation about 2018 race for Governor

Suze Smith

Host Jill Spears and gardeners extraordinaire Lulu Volckhausen and Lance Swigart discuss spring gardening.

Laurie calls with a question about "leggy" indoor starts. David has a question about new raised beds.

Now is the time to prune grapes.

Lulu saw her first hummingbird of the year a few days ago. David calls back with good info about early hummingbirds.

An off-air caller wants to know about hardy figs.



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Sugar's Pick April 24, 2017

Sugar's Pick April 24, 2017

Taj Mahal & Keb Mo / TajMo / Concord: Not sure if you are into the Blues?!! Hold on! Crossing generations, Taj and Keb join up to make the Blues sound better and more inspiring than ever! And with guest appearances by Sheila E, Lizz Wright & Bonnie Raitt and the most upbeat of tunes; you may develop a whole new love affair with The Blues...

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