North Fork Valley http://kvnf.org en Cherries Are Ripe For The Pickin' In The North Fork http://kvnf.org/post/cherries-are-ripe-pickin-north-fork <p></p><p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">The summer fruit harvest season has started in western Colorado.&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">Cherries are usually the first fruit ready for picking in the North Fork Valley.</span></p><p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 23:29:36 +0000 Laura Palmisano 27888 at http://kvnf.org Cherries Are Ripe For The Pickin' In The North Fork North Fork Valley Receives about Half of County Lottery Funds http://kvnf.org/post/north-fork-valley-receives-about-half-county-lottery-funds <p>Last year the North Fork Valley received about half of Delta County’s lottery-funded Conservation Trust Fund monies.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:56:05 +0000 Marty Durlin 21857 at http://kvnf.org North Fork Valley Receives about Half of County Lottery Funds KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, December 18, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-december-18-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Wreck on Stewart Mesa Kills One</li><li>Garfield County Asks Hickenlooper to Intervene on Healthcare Rules</li><li>Man Shot on Orchard Mesa Was wanted by State Authorities</li><li>State Oil and Gas Officials Looking Into Spill in Mesa County</li><li>State Tightens Spill Reporting Requirements</li><li>Volunteers Gather for Kids' Christmas Party in the North Fork Wed, 18 Dec 2013 22:29:33 +0000 Travis Bubenik 20068 at http://kvnf.org Volunteers Gather to Give Kids Some Holiday Fun http://kvnf.org/post/volunteers-gather-give-kids-some-holiday-fun <p>We're well into the holiday season now, a time filled with food, lights, and gathering with friends and family. But it's also a time where many people give back to their communities.</p><p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 17:32:10 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19999 at http://kvnf.org Volunteers Gather to Give Kids Some Holiday Fun Fatal Wreck on Stewart Mesa Road Kills One http://kvnf.org/post/fatal-wreck-stewart-mesa-road-kills-one <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">27-year-old Jacob Saunders was killed on Tuesday after an accident at the intersection of Crawford Road and Stewart Mesa Road in the North Fork Valley.</span></p><p>According to the Colorado State Patrol, a call about the accident was received just after 8 am Tuesday morning.</p><p>Authorities say Saunders was driving south on Crawford Road from Paonia when he was struck by a 1989 Ford Pickup traveling westbound on Stewart Mesa Road. The driver of the pickup reportedly failed to stop at the stop sign and struck the car.</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 20:19:04 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19958 at http://kvnf.org Fatal Wreck on Stewart Mesa Road Kills One Historic Schoolhouse Spurred Modern Women's Club http://kvnf.org/post/historic-schoolhouse-spurred-modern-womens-club <p style="margin-bottom: 0px; color: rgb(35, 35, 35);"><span style="letter-spacing: 0px;"><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_328462529" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">On Monday,</span></span>&nbsp;Delta County Commissioners named two historical landmarks. One of them is&nbsp;Paonia’s Bross Hotel, built in 1906 and now a bed and breakfast. The other - the Rogers Mesa Community House, built in the mid-1890s as the Hurst School.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 00:50:00 +0000 Marty Durlin 19613 at http://kvnf.org Historic Schoolhouse Spurred Modern Women's Club More Layoffs As Coal Mine All But Shuttered http://kvnf.org/post/more-layoffs-coal-mine-all-shuttered <p>More coal miners in the North Fork Valley are being laid off. Oxbow Mining company, owned by billionaire Bill Koch, laid off more than a hundred more employees on Monday at its Elk Creek mine.</p><p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 00:50:00 +0000 Elise Thatcher 19342 at http://kvnf.org More Layoffs As Coal Mine All But Shuttered North Fork Children's Christmas Party Wrap http://kvnf.org/post/north-fork-childrens-christmas-party-wrap <p>On the Saturday after Thanksgiving, KVNF's Brian Cambria stopped in at Memorial Hall in Hotchkiss to talk with Marsha Grant and Toni Hanna during a volunteer-heavy event to wrap Christmas presents for children of the North Fork Valley. He captured an audio postcard to kick off the Christmas season.</p><p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 17:02:07 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19294 at http://kvnf.org North Fork Children's Christmas Party Wrap KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, November 14, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-thursday-november-14-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Use of Drones for Hunting May Soon Be Illegal in Colorado</li><li>North Fork Coalition Presents Limited Drilling Plan to County Commissioners</li><li>FBI Fraud Investigation Could Threaten Grants for GJ Airport</li><li>Delta Municipal Power Plant Set to Close</li><li>Case Against Montrose City Councilor Moved to Mesa County</li><li>Job Growth Likely for Colorado in the Near-Term</li><li>CP&amp;W Seeking Nominations for Landowner of the Year Award Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:51:40 +0000 Travis Bubenik 18587 at http://kvnf.org North Fork Coalition Presents Limited Drilling Plan to County Commissioners http://kvnf.org/post/north-fork-coalition-presents-limited-drilling-plan-county-commissioners <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Just weeks after the Bureau of Land Management </span><a href="http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Information/newsroom/2013/blm_incorporating.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">announced</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> it would consider some community-developed ideas for managing public lands in the agency's </span>Uncompaghre<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> region, concerned citizens and stakeholders from the North Fork Valley met with Delta County Commissioners in Delta.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 18555 at http://kvnf.org North Fork Coalition Presents Limited Drilling Plan to County Commissioners