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Local Motion: North Fork Delegation

A group of North Fork residents went to Washington DC where they spoke with decision makers regarding the community's vision for the future. Members of the delegation, Alex Johnson Executive Director at the Western Slope Conservation Center, Mary Marshall of Solar Energy International and local business owner, Frederick Zimmer talk about the trip.

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  • Bill to increase Parks and Wildlife fees defeated
  • Month-long I-70 construction begins today
  • 600,000 Coloradans will lose Medicaid coverage under AHCA
  • Delta County to take public input on updated Master Plan

  • Governor orders safety check of oil and gas wells
  • Climate change in the West impacts upon wine growers

Many people are familiar with finding Polaris, the North Star, by using the two end stars in the Big Dipper Bowl as ‘pointer stars.’ However, you may not know that if you follow these same two stars in the OPPOSITE direction during spring and summer, you will find the constellation Leo, the Lion. Early in May, Leo is directly south and high in the sky at about 9 pm.

HopeWest is a non-profit hospice, palliative care and grief support organization serving western Colorado.   Here, Deb Horowitz and Nancy Hovde of HopeWest discuss the work of the organization with Ali Lightfoot. 

  • Cause of Firestone house fire determined, oil and gas well safety reviewed
  • US Forest Service continues battle against bark beetles in Western Colorado
  • Hospitals urge lawmakers not to cut over 500 million from budget
  • Health centers across state scramble to fight opioid epedemic
  • CDOT begins work on US 50 around Blue Mesa Reservoir

  • CO 145 to be closed briefly May 9th for project in West End
  • State motorcycle fatalities hit all time high last year
  • Capitol Conversation discusses Firestone fire, possible legislation

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Jill, Lance & Lulu share their gardening adventures (and misadventures!)

  • Lawmakers scramble to save hospital funding before end of session
  • Paonia Town Council struggles to enforce new code of conduct
  • Longmont set to become next sanctuary city

Ali Lightfoot

This program features interviews from Ali Lightfoot's trip to New Orleans for the French Quarter Festival.  Jazz pianist Jesse McBride, Tank and the Bangas' Albert Allenback,   and Aurora Nealand are all featured. 

Ali Lightfoot

Zoe, Carmen, Alyster and Liza share the stories and interviews they produced during the 2017 Youth Radio Camp.

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