Spruce Beetle Infestation

  • New bill in legislature would pave way to arm teachers
  • Religious freedom bill introduced in state house for third time
  • Spruce beetle most damaging pest for fifth year in a row

KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

Sep 19, 2014


  • Beetles ravage Western Slope forests
  • Bente Birkland looks at latest polls

KVNF Regional News: Monday, March 3, 2014

Mar 3, 2014


  • Spruce beetle epidemic worsening in Colorado
  • Sounds of the High Country: April Reese on wolves and ranchers in the Gila National Forest
  • Western Slope Skies from the Black Canyon Astronomical Society  

S. Munsen/US Forest Service

This week Delta County commissioners heard a wide ranging assessment of the past year’s activities and a glimpse of the future from Grand Mesa Uncompahgre Gunnison (GMUG) Forest Supervisor Scott Armentrout. 


  • US Forest Service Unveils Plan for Forest Recovery
  • More Snow Possible for Western Colorado
  • Connecting the Drops - Hydropower on the Colorado River
  • Coloradans Enrolling in New Health Exchange in Higher Numbers