FOOD
5:29 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Cherries Are Ripe For The Pickin' In The North Fork

Bing cherries on a branch at Delicious Orchards in Hotchkiss.
Credit Laura Palmisano

Listen to the report.

The summer fruit harvest season has started in western Colorado. Cherries are usually the first fruit ready for picking in the North Fork Valley.

Read more
POLITICS
5:01 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

More Than Half-A-Million Coloradans Voted In Primary

Colorado voters have until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24 to vote or drop off their mail ballots at a polling center.
Credit Laura Palmisano

Tuesday was the final day to cast your ballot for Colorado’s 2014 primary election. 

Read more
NEWS
8:15 am
Tue June 24, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, June 24, 2014

  Newscast

  • Water continues to build at Collbran landslide
  • Colorado’s primary election today
  • BLM agrees to land deal for recreation areas
NEWS
6:05 pm
Mon June 23, 2014

Collbran Landslide Far From Finished

The toe of the Collbran landslide
Credit Mesa County Sheriff's Office

The Collbran landslide is far from over. 

Last week the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission met with industry members and scientists to look at the current state of the slide. 

"When this earth flow failed, a large mound of disturbed bedrock had rotated back and created a large depression.  There's a pond in there now," said Jonathan White, a senior engineering geologist for the Colorado Geological Survey.

West Salt Creek used to flow through the valley, but now that runoff just feeds this pond, held back only by loose soil and debris.

Read more
NEWS
8:14 am
Mon June 23, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Monday, June 23, 2014

  Newscast

  • Delta man found
  • Federal program brings millions to Colorado communities
  • Political divide between rural and urban deepens
Sugar's Picks June 23, 2014
12:00 pm
Sat June 21, 2014

Sugar's Picks June 23, 2014

California Honeydrops / Like You Mean It / TubTone

Take A Look At Our Current Favorites At KVNF & Click Below To Check Out all The New Music For The Week Of June 23, 2014

1. California Honeydrops / Like You Mean It / TubTone: A New Orleans party sound from an Oakland, California band with a blend of Soul, Rock & Blues.

2. Royal Southern Brotherhood / Heartsoulblood / Ruf:  Greg Allman's  son; Devon + Cyril Neville of the Neville Brothers + Blues/Rock Guitarist Mike Zito along wtih drummer Yonrico Scott & Bassist Charlie Wooten make up the Blues/Rock/Funk Supergroup.

Read more
Artist Title Genre
Umphrey's McGee Similar Skin Rock
Liam Bailey Definitely Now Rock Soul
Rockin' Jason D Williams Hillbillies & Holy Rollers Rock Rockabilly
Trampled By Turtles Wild Animals Rock
Hollis Brown Ride On The Train Rock
Morrissey World Peace is None Of Your Business Rock 4 Trax
Lana DelRey Ultraviolence Rock
Andy Frasco & UN Half A Man Rock
Ray Price The Final sessions Country
Masters
NEWS
3:30 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Colorado To Get $34.5M Under Public Land Payment Program

The Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is in Montrose County, which is approximately 70 percent federal lands.
Credit NPS

Listen to the report.

Under the Department of Interior’s Payment In Lieu of Taxes program Colorado communities will receive $34.5 million this year.

Read more
WESTERN SLOPE SKIES
12:43 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Western Slope Skies - 6/20/14

June Solstice

With the arrival of warmer temperatures, perhaps you’ve been enjoying some outings to the mountains or a float trip on a river.  While there is no doubt that summer is in full swing here in western Colorado, it’s not until this coming Saturday that the Universe makes it official. 

Read more

Pages