Permaculture is a design system for ecological and sustainable living, integrating plants, animals, buildings, people and communities. Living Permaculture airs on KDNK on the 4th Wednesday of every month.
A beloved call-in tech talk show with Matt McBrayer, Louie Girardot and occasional special guests. Geekspeak airs on the first and third Monday of every month of KDNK at 4:30pm.
Weekly news and analysis with Sopris Sun editor Will Grandbois and reporter Megan Tackett. Airs on KDNK every Thursday at 4pm.
Alpine Animal Hospital veterinarians answer calls with helpful advice for caring for animals both small and large in this rural community. The show airs on the third Thursday of every month on KDNK at 4:30pm.
KDNK News covers local, regional, and statewide issues.
Bill Kight hosts “For Land’s Sake" the second Tuesday of every month. The show features guests sharing thoughts on their personal connection to the land.
Shifting Gears features conversations with people making life-sustaining choices. Human hearing is tuned for options that enable healthy choices. The nourishing rhythm of the sun and soil steady those who listen and stories from those breaking trails into a sustainable future inspire us. Have you ever sensed change coming, before it hit? Over the years we learn to expect change, it is happening now - we live in a time of transition. When change occurs, if we shift gears and are alert, more o ...
Radio Physics is for everyone! You don't have to be a scientist or even an aficionado to be fascinated by the questions and answers that you'll hear between 4:30 and 5:00 on the fourth Tuesday of every month. Radio Physics is a collaboration with top high school physics students from Aspen to Rifle, the Aspen Center for Physics, and KDNK Community Radio in Carbondale. Students interview one of the more than 1,000 physicists who visit the Aspen Center for Physics every year.
La Vacuna es Para Nosotros (The Vaccine is For Us ) includes a short documentary in Spanish and a photo essay, featuring local faces. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Sylvia Johnson, who created the project, about pandemic inequities.By Amy Hadden Marsh
Will Evans speaks with Katrina Blair about how she celebrates the connection between personal health, wild lands, and source water.By Will Evans
Republican Congressmember Lauren Boebert stopped in Lake City, Colorado earlier this month. KVNF’s Laura Palmisano was at the event and has this report.By Laura Palmisano KVNF
The proposed Jordan Cove Project, which would move fracked natural gas from western Colorado to an export terminal in Oregon, appears to be off the table. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.By Amy Hadden Marsh
Volunteers are breaking ground this week on a Carbondale trail that will create a new access point to the Red Hill recreation area from Sutey Ranch. This one is designed with mountain bikers in mind.By Kathleen Shannon
Marble residents took the tourist parking problem into their own hands over the weekend on a section of the main road to Marble. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.By Amy Hadden Marsh
Citing concerns over visitor experience and safety, elected officials in Utah want the National Park Service to create a temporary, timed-entry system at Arches National Park. Here’s more from KZMU in Moab.By Molly Marcello KZMU
This week on Everything Under The Sun, Sopris Sun reporter James Steindler and Executive Director Todd Chamberlin welcome photographer Mark Burrows to chat about the Mother's Day edition tradition which began decades ago with The Valley Journal.By Raleigh Burleigh
The Bureau of Land Management is investigating vandalism at Birthing Rock, an ancient petroglyph panel near Moab. KZMU’s Molly Marcello spoke to former BLM Moab archeologist Don Montoya about what he calls a ‘crisis’ in destructive behavior.By Molly Marcello KZMU
Carbondale-based Ascendigo Autism Services hopes to build an activity ranch on Missouri Heights ... much to the chagrin of an organized group of neighbors . KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh and Kathleen Shannon report on a public tour of the property on April 27.By firstname.lastname@example.org (amarsh)
More than 30 people Zoomed in to a Gunnison County Commissioners meeting Tuesday about a resolution on a section of County Road 3 near Marble. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.By Amy Hadden Marsh
The last time someone died as result of a bear attack in Colorado was 2009. But, that was before last weekend. Here’s more on a fatal bear attack near Durango on Friday, April 30.By Amy Hadden Marsh
Gunnison County Commissioners Tuesday will discuss a resolution about off-road vehicles on County Road 3 outside of Marble. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has this update.By Amy Hadden Marsh
Advice from the Geeks includes: Back up your info! You'll thank yourself later. iClouds, Windows, Chromebooks, and migrating from one to another. The Geeks also review their tech-savvy means of tracking credit card security.By Louie Girardot
The American Stewards of Liberty, a conservative lobbying group , is taking aim at President Biden’s 30 by 30 plan. For this week’s News Brief, KDNK talks to freelance reporter Nancy Lofholm about her recent story in the Colorado Sun.By Amy Hadden Marsh
KDNK's Kathleen Shannon and Halle Zander hit the trail for a special sneak peek of the hike before it reopens.By email@example.com (lturner)
Everything Under The Sun guest Sam Whelan, power supply manager for Holy Cross Energy, talks about the goal to achieve 100% renewable evergy sources by 2030.By Raleigh Burleigh
Pitkin County is made up of 83 percent federally protected lands or 808 square miles. County commissioners agreed to protect 30% of that by 2030. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.By Amy Hadden Marsh
Hundreds of U.S. corporations recently signed a letter urging the Biden administration to increase its climate goals. Among them is the National Ski Areas Association, based in Lakewood, Colorado. KDNK’s Halle Zander reports.By Halle Zander
Phoenix-based permaculturalist Greg Peterson returns to Living Permaculture to get into the gnitty gritty of what grows in his garden, when, and for how long. Plus, Greg and Jerome get philosophical.By Kathleen Shannon
Some attendees at Michael Francisco's 4th scheduled hearing stood outside Carbondale Town Hall, holding signs that read "Drop the Charges." KDNK spoke with a few of them.By Kathleen Shannon
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Will Evans speaks with John Kimmey about Hopi corn, drought-resistant crops, and how intention and song benefits plants and people.By Will Evans
Carbondale’s Promenade Park, behind Town Hall, has a new installation: the cross-section of a 120-year-old tree. Hear from the man behind the project, John S. Williams, who’s also on the Carbondale Historical Society’s Board of Directors.By Kathleen Shannon
Mama Moose and her calf roamed downtown Aspen this week. KDNK's Halle Zander has this report.By Halle Zander
A homeless camp on private land east of Walmart in Glenwood Springs has come to the attention of county officials. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has this report.By Amy Hadden Marsh
This week on Everything Under The Sun, Sopris Sun Editor Raleigh Burleigh and Correspondent Olivia Emmer chat with Carbondale Public Works Director Kevin Schorzman about water, population, and working together.By Raleigh Burleigh
...in the spring! And, according to Dr. Chuck Maker, that means grass-eating animals will be going through some dietary changes. This month on Ask the Vet, he and Jane Bachrach talk about signs of spring in your animals' manure and more.By Chuck Maker
Sopris Sun Editor Raleigh Burleigh is joined by Executive Director Todd Chamberlin. Then, Marble resident Alex Menard calls in to share his love of the Lead King Loop and dismay for its devastation by ATV traffic.By Raleigh Burleigh
Raleigh Burleigh and James Steindler host Eveything Under The Sun featuring Carbondale's Historic Preservation Commission with guests Nick Miscione and Eric Doud.By Raleigh Burleigh
Brooke LeVan returns to the airwaves with host Will Evans to continue his New Year's report on the condition of Sustainable Settings and the state of the world.By Will Evans
The Geeks chat about the Facebook data breach and how to find out if you're phone was compromised, an artificially intelligent Kurt Cobain writing new songs, and the differences between surge protectors and suppressors. They also field questions from a caller about the best printer ink.By Louie Girardot
Sopris Sun editor Raleigh Burleigh and correspondent Ken Pletcher introduce a brand new season of Everything Under The Sun .By Raleigh Burleigh
Phoenix-based permaculturalist Greg Peterson compares notes from his urban one-third acre with host Jerome Osentowski at the Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute. Greg also hosts a podcast.By Kathleen Shannon
Dr. Davis and Rochelle from Alpine Animal Hospital talk common pet toxins that lead to poisoning, including household products, human foods and medicines, insecticides, and compost!By Alpine Animal Hospital
This time on Geekspeak, KDNK's resident Geeks chat about Bitcoin, a computer processor chip shortage due to a drought in Taiwan, Apple vs. Google photos, and failures of artificial intelligence. A caller gets advice on increasing internet signal.By Louie Girardot
Bill Kight calls in with his wife Kate Collins all the way from Polynesia. A meeting on the plane inspires them to reflect on International Women's Day and the experience of growing up as a woman across generations.By Bill Kight
Host Will Evans sits down with Brooke LeVan, director of Sustainable Settings , to talk about the state of the soil and other lessons of 2020. This conversation was originally recorded for airing in January.By Will Evans
Foreign correspondent Donna hosts with Matt McBrayer this time. They talk about StarLink internet, public trust in social media and tech, voice recognition, and the secret message on the Mars Rover landing parachute.By Louie Girardot
Michael Dolan of Burnt Ridge Nursery in Onalaska, Washington again joins local orchardists Jerome Ostentowski and Vanessa Harmony on the air. This time, they talk about heritage apple cultivars, propagation tactics, irrigation and a very special special pumpkin.By firstname.lastname@example.org (lturner)
Dr. Melissa Gisleson and Nurse Darren discuss when to spay dogs of different sizes and breeds, helping pets prepare for the procedure and the best ways to heal, including...the dreaded cone.By Alpine Animal Hospital
This month on For Land's Sake, host Bill Kight updates listeners on the State of the Rockies, an annual report from Colorado College. He also talks about the CORE Act, increased ATV usage, and takes calls from listeners.By Bill Kight
This month on Shifting Gears, Will Evans in Arizona speaks with Moran Sol Broza in Israel. Broza is a chef, social impact entrepreneur, and climate ambassador. She has many years of experience in community and business development, focused on positive social and environmental impact.By Will Evans
Elon Musk is experimenting with neural implants in pigs and monkeys. The dynamic trio (hi, Donna!) on Geekspeak talk about that, the soaring GameStop stock, COVID contact tracing, and the ongoing epic battle of iPhones vs. Androids.By Louie Girardot
Living Permaculture digs into the new year with Michael Dolan, co-owner of Burnt Ridge Nursery and Orchards in Onalaska, Washington. Co-hosts Jerome Ostentowski and Vanessa Harmony of Colorado Edible Forest compare orchard notes with Dolan: 1000 miles apart!By email@example.com (lturner)
What factors should you consider when adopting a pet? This month, Alpine Animal Hospital Vet Dr. Louise Marron and nurse Darren Houser talk about the importance of considering factors like time, finances, other pets, home-size, activity levels, and more when finding the right pet for you.By Alpine Animal Hospital
This month on Geekspeak, hosts plus foreign correspondent Donna talk about cryptocurrency, alternative messaging programs, VPN, and speakers.By Louie Girardot
White River National Forest Supervisor Scott Fitzwilliams briefs For Land's Sake host Bill Kight on the state of the forest. They touch on the difficulties of 2020, including high numbers of new visitors, the new shuttle system at Maroon Bells, and the Grizzly Creek Fire. They also talk about climate change, leadership, and other foci for the fores…
Perhaps one silver lining of 2020 is how much food was grown by home gardeners! This month on Living Permaculture, KDNK's Kathleen Shannon speaks with Jerome Ostenowski about projects that gardeners can add to their repertoires to make their yards and gardens even more sustainable. They chat about raising rabbits, composting, and taking advantage o…
It's the holiday season. Is it also finally time to look a gift horse in the mouth? Hosts Dr. Chuck Maker of Equine Animal Hospital and Jane Bachrach will talk about this and much more about large animal health during the winter season.By Chuck Maker