Patricia Naft

Morning News Host

As KVNF’s new anchor for regional news and NPR’s Morning Edition, Patricia Naft brings to the table a wealth of on-air experience and talent.

Patricia’s been a KVNF DJ for over a decade, and graced the airwaves at KDNK in Carbondale before, where she shared her love of country music with listeners on a weekly morning show.

In addition to serving as the weekday voice for KVNF News, Patricia is also currently employed as a graphic artist.


8:14 am
Wed April 9, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Wednesday, April 8, 2014


  • Capitol Conversation: Statehouse reporters discuss Colorado's 2014 budget
  • Spring snowpack is still strong
  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife to hold public meetings on mule deer decline
8:17 am
Tue April 8, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Tuesday, April 8, 2014


  • 2014 State Budget Passed
  • Colorado Joint Budget Committee to meet
  • Mesa County Trails
  • Paonia River Park becomes a Fishing Destination
  • Proposal to bar vehicle identification systems
  • Hickenlooper Ethics Claim
  • 17 percent decline in Colorado Coal Production 
8:15 am
Mon April 7, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Monday, April 7, 2014


  • The Front Range is recovering from the recession faster than the Western Slope, and other economic news
  • Sounds of the High Country: Nevada's renewable energy could meet California's demand
8:14 am
Fri April 4, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Friday, April 4, 2014


  • Tax relief bill for flood and wildfire victims passes house committee
  • Grand Junction weakens its controversial panhandling ordinance
  • More high school students interested in small-scale farming are joining the FFA
8:12 am
Thu April 3, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Thursday, April 3, 2014


  • Municipal election results
  • Denver is one step closer to hosting the Republican National Convention
  • A bill to study the effects of oil and gas drilling on quality of life and health passes House committee
  • New brewery opens in Carbondale
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8:14 am
Wed April 2, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Wednesday, April 2, 2014


  • Municipal elections held around KVNF's listening area yesterday
  • A bill to give terminally ill patients more drug options cleared a house committee
  • The BLM extends gas leases on Thompson Divide
  • Marty Durlin's new musical Dreamtime
  •  Palisade peach could become state fruit
8:16 am
Tue April 1, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Tuesday, April 1, 2014


  • Capitol Conversation: Should Colorado get an aerial fire fighting fleet?
  • CDOT wants more rural drivers to wear seatbelts
  • Findings from a new report on how the Front Range floods affected the oil and gas industry
8:17 am
Mon March 31, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Monday, March 31, 2014


  • House approves state budget
  •  Heroin addiction and deaths are on the rise in Colorado
8:19 am
Fri March 28, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Friday, March 28, 2014


  •  Wrecked plane pulled from Ridgway Reservoir
  • Budget debate begins in Denver
  • Oprah Winfrey buys property in Mountain Village
  • Ridgway school superintendent could leave the district
  • The Colorado Water Plan, explained 
  •  Western Slope Skies
8:23 am
Thu March 27, 2014

KVNF Regional News: Thursday, March 27, 2014


  • Telecom bills that would bridge digital divide advance in state house
  • Three out of state poachers confess to their crimes
  • Capitol Conversation: debating the state budget