Paonia http://kvnf.org en Paonia To Decide On Retail Marijuana In Special Election http://kvnf.org/post/paonia-decide-retail-marijuana-special-election <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">Paonia&nbsp;residents will decide if they want to allow retail marijuana facilities in their town during a special election in November.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 22:58:54 +0000 Laura Palmisano 28576 at http://kvnf.org Paonia To Decide On Retail Marijuana In Special Election Cherry Days Brings Crowds To Paonia http://kvnf.org/post/cherry-days-brings-crowds-paonia <p></p><p></p><p>Last weekend was the 68th&nbsp;Annual Cherry Days Festival in Paonia.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 00:27:26 +0000 Jake Ryan & Laura Palmisano 28465 at http://kvnf.org Cherry Days Brings Crowds To Paonia KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, December 3, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-tuesday-december-3-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Elk Creek Mine Goes “Idle,” 115 More Workers Affected</li><li>City of Ouray Reviewing its 2020 Economic Development Plan</li><li>Senator Mark Udall to unveil plans for Brown’s Canyon</li><li>Group Tells Front Range Water Interests to Stay Away from Western Slope</li><li>Euology for Pete Poulos, aka “Pete the Barber” Tue, 03 Dec 2013 15:19:56 +0000 Brian Cambria 19336 at http://kvnf.org Paonia Residents to Vote on Sidewalks and Mill Levy Questions http://kvnf.org/post/paonia-residents-vote-sidewalks-and-mill-levy-questions <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Paonia’s five and a quarter miles of bumpy, deteriorating sidewalks are a problem. Earlier this year the Town attempted to get homeowners to pay for their own sidewalk repair -- but met with resistance from residents who said they could not afford it, even if the Town contributes half the cost of concrete up to $500. </span></p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:57:05 +0000 Marty Durlin 17714 at http://kvnf.org Paonia Residents to Vote on Sidewalks and Mill Levy Questions Local Motion: Dennis McKenna, Part Two http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-dennis-mckenna-part-two <p>This week on Local Motion, we present part two of Marty Durlin's interview with Dennis McKenna, about his book "The Brotherhood of the Screaming Abyss," which tells the story of Dennis and Terence McKenna's life together, beginning in Paonia.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 14:42:39 +0000 Marty Durlin 13223 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Dennis McKenna, Part Two Local Motion: Dennis McKenna, Part One http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-dennis-mckenna-part-one <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The McKenna Brothers are two of </span>Paonia's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> illustrious, possibly infamous, hometown icons. Younger brother Dennis is an </span>ethnobotanist<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. His older brother Terence, who died in 2000, was known for his books on psychedelics and the nature of consciousness, with such titles as "True Hallucinations&nbsp;and&nbsp;The Archaic Revival: Speculations on Psychedelic Mushrooms, the Amazon, Virtual Reality, UFOs, Evolution, Shamanism, the Rebirth of the Goddess and the End of History."</span></p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 21:30:00 +0000 Marty Durlin 12835 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Dennis McKenna, Part One Slideshow: 67th Annual Paonia Cherry Days Parade http://kvnf.org/post/slideshow-67th-annual-paonia-cherry-days-parade <p>Friends, families and neighbors from near and far gathered this Independence Day for the annual Cherry Days Parade through downtown Paonia. From firefighters to fiji-dancers, to clowns and a very-well behaved marching goat, the parade showcased and celebrated the North Fork Valley's diversity and communal spirit.&nbsp;</p><p>KVNF's <strong>Joanna Calabrese </strong>was on hand to capture that spirit.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 21:00:17 +0000 Travis Bubenik & Joanna Calabrese 12669 at http://kvnf.org Slideshow: 67th Annual Paonia Cherry Days Parade KVNF Youth Reporters Ask: What's Cherry Days Without a Carnival? http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-youth-reporters-ask-whats-cherry-days-without-carnival <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">An altercation between local teens and carnival workers during last year's Cherry Days Celebration in Paonia resulted in the cancelation of the well-beloved carnival this year. KVNF youth reporters spoke to some of the people most concerned about it.</span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">​</span></p><p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 16:45:31 +0000 Travis Bubenik 12657 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Youth Reporters Ask: What's Cherry Days Without a Carnival? KVNF Local Newscast: Thursday, July 04, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-thursday-july-04-2013 <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Randy Udall Found in Wyoming, Deceased</li><li>Body Discovered Tuesday at Colorado National Monument Ruled a Homicide</li><li>38 Drought-stricken Colorado Counties Declared Drought Disaster</li><li>Gov Appoints Panel to Help Implement State’s New Renewable Energy Law</li><li>State Recall Elections Good to Go</li><li>What’s Cherry Days Without a Carnival Thu, 04 Jul 2013 14:40:03 +0000 Brian Cambria 12616 at http://kvnf.org Slideshow: 19th Annual Bicycle Tour of Colorado Comes to Paonia http://kvnf.org/post/slideshow-19th-annual-bicycle-tour-colorado-comes-paonia <p>The streets of Paonia were packed with bicycles this past Tuesday, as riders in the <a href="http://www.bicycletourcolorado.com/">19<sup>th</sup> Annual Bicycle Tour of Colorado</a> stopped into town on Day 3 of their <a href="http://www.bicycletourcolorado.com/index.php?module=htmlpages&amp;func=display&amp;pid=41">438-mile loop across the state</a>.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 15:32:22 +0000 Travis Bubenik & Joanna Calabrese 12345 at http://kvnf.org Slideshow: 19th Annual Bicycle Tour of Colorado Comes to Paonia