8:13 am
Wed June 18, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, June 17, 2014


  • Hotchkiss art gallery receives new mural
  • State Supreme Court ok’s language for ballots to restrict oil and gas development
6:24 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Artist Chip Thomas Installs Photo Mural In Hotchkiss

Artist Chip Thomas installed a photo mural of a young Hopi girl on the back of the Church of Art in Hotchkiss.
Credit Mary Hockenbery

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A small group of people recently gathered outside on a sunny afternoon to look at a new mural on the west side of the Church of Art in Hotchkiss. 

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5:32 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

As the Worm Turns - Monday, June 2nd

Credit Suze Smith

This is the final "short" version of 'As the Worm Turns,' as aired Monday, June 2nd, during Free Range Radio. Beginning Tuesday, June 10th, the feature expands to a full half-hour, live call-in format, airing every Tuesday at 6:30 pm. Be sure to tune in, and call 527-4866 or 1-866-KVNF-NOW with your gardening questions!

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8:16 am
Tue June 17, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, June 17, 2014


  • Gov. Hickenlooper visits Mexico to promote trade
  • SMPA gives back almost a million dollars
  • Sheriffs grill Hickenlooper over gun laws
  • Red Mountain Pass completely opens
1:46 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

Talkin Music: Paonia Cherry Days Festival

Paonia Cherry Days Festival organizers, Tina Walker and Skip Naft, talk about all the music and entertainment planned for this year's festival.

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8:17 am
Mon June 16, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Monday, June 16, 2014


  • DMEA election results
  • New mural in Hotchkiss
  • Montrose School District overcharges tax payers, gives back
  • Hickenlooper still considering a special legislative session
Sugar's Picks June 16, 2014
12:34 pm
Sat June 14, 2014

Sugar's Picks June 16, 2014

David Gray / Mutineers / iht

Take A Look At Our Current Favorites At KVNF & Click Below To Check Out all The New Music For The Week of June 16, 2014

1. David Gray / Mutineers / iht: Grammy nominee, 10th studio album, favorite of Bonnie Raitt, the Vocalist, Pianist, Guitarist, Harpist, Harmonica Player, Photographer & Writer comes through again.

2.Jack White / Lazaretto / Columbia: Wild, Wonderful, Witty, Weird, Wicked and & totally Jack White.

3. Ginger Baker / Why? / Motema: Why Not?

New Releases  For The Week of June 16, 2014

Artist Title Genre
David Gray Mutineers Rock
Sarah McLachlan Shine On Rock Folk
Jack White Lazaretto Rock
First Aid Kit Stay Gold Rock
Stu Larsen Vagabond Rock Folk
Passenger Whispers Rock
Sam Smith In The Lonely Hour Rock Soul
Lucky Petersen Son Of A Bluesman Blues Funk Jazz
Deanna Bogart Just A Wish Away Blues Rock Jazz
Rod Piazza & Mighty Flyers Emergency Situation Blues Rock

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Prior to coming to NPR, Summers spent nearly four years as a reporter for POLITICO, where she focused on political and campaign coverage, primarily the 2012 Republican primary and general election. She has also extensively covered defense policy and veterans affairs, and authored POLITICO's morning defense newsletter.

Before that, she covered statewide and local politics for the Kansas City Star and St. Louis Post-Dispatch, as well as KBIA-FM. Her work has also been featured in the Austin American-Statesman and The Washington Post.