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NEWS
8:17 am
Fri June 6, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, June 6, 2014

  Newscast

  • A look at the Grand Mesa geology
  • Montrose PD receives armored vehicle
NEWS
4:34 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Montrose PD Receives Armored Rescue Vehicle

Credit Montrose Police Department

The Montrose City Police Department just got a new vehicle, and it’s something they hope they’ll never need.  KVNF’s Jake Ryan has more.

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NEWS
4:08 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

On A Drive Around Grand Mesa A Geologist Explains Why It's Prone To Slide

The perimeter of the Grand Mesa is rimmed by landslides.
Laura Palmisano

May’s massive landslide on the edge of the Grand Mesa near Collbran claimed the lives of three men. 

Geologists I spoke to said landslides in western Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region are a normal occurrence because the earth is dynamic and erosion is happening all around us. 

To get a better understanding of why experts told me the nature of the flat-topped mountain is to slide, I took a drive on Grand Mesa with a geologist. 

I met Andres Aslan, a Colorado Mesa University professor and geologist, at the visitor center on the mesa. 

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KVNF LIVE MUSIC
3:05 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

KVNF LIVE Summer Concert Series starts now!

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES 2014

On Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. throughout the summer, KVNF LIVE! broadcasts a summer concert series from the towns of Ouray, Ridgway and Paonia. This summer's schedule includes performances by these fine musicians. Scroll down to enjoy live recordings of the concerts...

 

OURAY, COOuray Fellin Park, Opener at 6

June 5

SHEL

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COMMUNITY
1:52 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Local Motion: World War II Veteran, Robert Bryson

The USS Frankin, World War II

93 year old retired Colonel Robert Bryson recounts his experience as a fighter pilot in The Battle of Guadalcanal,  a military campaign that took place between august 1942 and February 1943  in the Pacific Theater of World War II.   It was the first major offensive by Allied  forces against the Japan.  KVNF's Ali Lightfoot spoke with Bryson at his home in Paonia.

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NEWS
8:17 am
Thu June 5, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, June 5, 2014

  Newscast

  • WWII / Maid in the Shade
  • Kayaker search suspended
NEWS
5:43 pm
Wed June 4, 2014

U.S. Pilot & German Soldier Share Their WWII Stories

Allied troops storming the beach in Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944.
Credit United States Department of Defense

The 70th anniversary of D-Day, the invasion of Normandy, is Friday, June 6. D-Day, a part of Operation Overlord, was the largest seaborne invasion in history, and set the stage for the Allies to drive the Germans from France and led to the ultimate defeat of Nazi Germany. 

The men and women who fought in this war are now mostly in their 80’s and 90's.  

These are the stories of two men who fought in World War II on opposite sides.  

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NEWS
8:17 am
Wed June 4, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, June 4, 2014

  Newscast

  •  Investigation continues for Claudia Ruiz

  • Paonia hires interim town manager

  • A Ute man is only member of his tribe in Roaring Fork Valley

  • Hickenlooper signs hydroelectric bill into law

NEWS
8:25 am
Tue June 3, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, June 3, 2014

  Newscast

  • Memorial Service for Landslide Victims
  •  Collbran Landslide Study & Emergency Fund
  • Canadian’s Help Jumpstart Hemp Industry in US
  • Drug Testing in the Workplace: balance rights of medical marijuana users with drug-free-workplace rules
NEWS
8:21 am
Mon June 2, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Monday, June 2, 2014

  Newscast

  • Paonia offers interim town manger position to Steven Rabe

  •  San Miguel County’s sheriff asks board to ban butane hash oil production

  • EPA's "Waters of the U.S." source of frustration for farmers, ranchers

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