Colorado Edition

Series produced by KUNC & The Colorado Sound

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A daily look at the stories, news, people and issues important to you. It's a window to the communities along the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

KUNC's Colorado Edition is a daily look at the stories, news, people and issues important to you. It's a window to the communities along the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

The show explores the big stories of the day, bringing context and insight to issues that matter. And because life in Northern Colorado is a balance of work and play, we explore the lighter side of news, highlighting what makes this state such an incredible place to live.


404 Pieces

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With water flow declining in the Republican River, fresh ideas are cropping up to save it from depletion. We explore the pivot some farmers are mak...

  • Added: Jan 20, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Risk factors for domestic violence are complex and varied, but some research suggests that incidents increase in the wake of natural disasters, inc...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition: We hear about a final push underway in the U.S. to destroy stockpiles of chemical weapons, kept at two Army bases, inclu...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we speak to Jenny Shank about her new book, Mixed Company, that celebrates diverse voices and perspectives in the city o...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition: We speak with the head of public health in Boulder County about surging COVID-19 cases and recovery from the Marshall Fi...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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There is a long history of people creating guides to help others find inclusive spaces. In the 20th century, Black travelers used The Green Book to...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we preview what state lawmakers are planning to pursue in the new legislative session that kicks on tomorrow. We also le...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition: We examine the connection between devastating wildfires in our region and the climate crisis happening on a global scale...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2022
  • Length: 27:01
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The latest official estimates of the Marshall Fire’s toll put the number of structures destroyed at 1084. Today on Colorado Edition, we talk with f...

  • Added: Jan 07, 2022
  • Length: 26:59
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Today on Colorado Edition: We check in with the mayor of Superior to hear how the community is processing the aftermath of the Marshall Fire. And, ...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we hear how residents in northwestern Colorado are reacting to their new congressional district. We also hear why some A...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we hear how a disaster assistance center opened in Boulder County this week is helping people displaced by the Marshall ...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we hear how extreme climate conditions and drought set the stage for last week’s devastating winter wildfires. And, we l...

  • Added: Jan 03, 2022
  • Length: 27:00
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Throughout the last year, we had more than 350 conversations with Coloradans across the Front Range and beyond. Producers Henry Zimmerman and Tess ...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2021
  • Length: 26:59
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Today on Colorado Edition, we hear what issues Latino voters in the state’s new 8th Congressional District are thinking about. We also listen back ...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition: We hear how higher education institutions that displaced communities for the development of Denver’s Auraria campus are ...

  • Added: Dec 28, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition: We speak with a Fort Collins-based writer and poet about her work in an anthology of writings at the intersection of the...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2021
  • Length: 27:01
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Jobs in Colorado are changing, and an increasing number require a college degree or credential. The Colorado Dream: Career Education examines how a...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition: Every month, the RiNo Mural Program in Denver’s River North Art District pays local artists to create community installa...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we explore the impact of college attainment disparities for Hispanic men. We also dig into the definition of drought. An...

  • Added: Dec 16, 2021
  • Length: 27:00