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.


442 Pieces

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Today on Colorado Edition: The COVID-19 vaccine first became available in Colorado nearly one year ago. Since then, millions of Coloradans have got...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2021
  • Length: 26:59
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Today on Colorado Edition, we dig into the results of the most recent Colorado Political Climate Survey, produced by the American Politics Research...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2021
  • Length: 26:58
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Today on Colorado Edition: We hear what’s next for Douglas County schools following a recent vote by the school board to drop a mask requirement. W...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we hear why many tribal communities in the Colorado River basin do not have access to clean drinking water. We also get ...

  • Added: Dec 08, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we learn what’s behind the warm and dry weather so far this winter on the Front Range, and what impact the lack of snow ...

  • Added: Dec 07, 2021
  • Length: 26:59
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Despite overall increases in Latino college enrollment over the years, large gaps in attainment still persist. One group in Weld County is organizi...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we hear why a panel of medical experts concluded that a common justification used by paramedics to sedate people has rac...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2021
  • Length: 26:57
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Today on Colorado Edition, we listen back to our favorite stories about two Fort Collins homes with important historical legacies. One is the home ...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we learn about the expiration of federal pandemic-related paid time off, leaving employees feeling pressured to show up ...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we talk to early childhood educators about how they’ve been impacted by the ongoing pandemic. And we learn how the end o...

  • Added: Nov 30, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we learn about the four main numbers scientists are using to measure drought. We also hear how Coloradans rallied to sav...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2021
  • Length: 26:59
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On today’s Colorado Edition, we sit down with soul food scholar Adrian Miller to discuss his most recent book about African American barbecue cultu...

  • Added: Nov 24, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we explore the history of Sundown Towns across the Mountain West, and learn how racism and discrimination in the past st...

  • Added: Nov 24, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we learn about efforts to combat the stigma of opioid addiction. And we hear about a lawsuit challenging Colorado’s ban ...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2021
  • Length: 26:53
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Today on Colorado Edition, we hear about upcoming changes to the police and fire departments in Aurora. We also learn about the first nuclear plant...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2021
  • Length: 26:59
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Every month, the RiNo Mural Program in Denver’s River North Arts District pays local artists to create community installations. In celebration of N...

  • Added: Nov 18, 2021
  • Length: 27:05
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Today on Colorado Edition, we learn why one species of fish native to the Colorado River is no longer on the endangered list. We also learn about a...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2021
  • Length: 27:00
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Today on Colorado Edition, we learn why an increasing number of Colorado universities are becoming Hispanic-serving institutions. And, we hear abou...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2021
  • Length: 27:01
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Today on Colorado Edition, we hear why some Coloradans are returning to the small farming communities they planned to leave behind. And, we learn a...

  • Added: Nov 15, 2021
  • 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: Nov 12, 2021
  • Length: 27:00