Politics http://ksjd.org en Talking Heads - April 16th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-april-16th-2014 <p>In this episode of Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkly from the Four Corners Free Press discuss the latest developments in the race for the San Juan County Commission in southeast Utah, and a recent report showing minorities are disproportionately incarcerated in the Montezuma County jail system.</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:59:31 +0000 Jeff Pope & Gail Binkly 7860 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - April 16th, 2014 Talking Heads - April 9th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-april-9th-2014 <p>Local news and politics always deserve a closer analysis that helps you see local issues from a new perspective. KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press break down local news stories across the Four Corners area. In this episode, analysis of a conspiracy theory related to efforts to save the Gunnison Sage Grouse, what is happening with the election for Montezuma County's next sheriff, and an update on the Dolores River Plan.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:38:57 +0000 Jeff Pope & Gail Binkly 7506 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - April 9th, 2014 Talking Heads - March 19th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-march-19th-2014 <p>Local news and politics always deserve a closer analysis that helps you see local issues from a new perspective. KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press break down local news stories across the Four Corners area.</p><p></p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:24:45 +0000 Jeff Pope & Gail Binkly 6452 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - March 19th, 2014 Talking Heads - March 12th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-march-12th-2014 <p>Local news and politics always deserve a closer analysis that helps you see local issues from a new perspective. KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press break down local news stories across the Four Corners area.</p><p></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 15:32:18 +0000 Jeff Pope & Gail Binkly 6108 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - March 12th, 2014 Cortez Heart & Soul http://ksjd.org/post/cortez-heart-soul <p>For the past two years, Cortez Heart &amp; Soul has been reaching out to the Cortez community to identify the values and ideals of its citizens. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Cortez Heart &amp; Soul Project Coordinator Rocky Moss and Kirsten Sackett, Director of Planning and Building in Cortez, about how the project is progressing, what it is telling us about Cortez, and why it is important for anyone who lives, works, or shops in Cortez to get involved.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:59:04 +0000 Tom Yoder 5170 at http://ksjd.org Cortez Heart & Soul Talking Heads - February 12th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-february-12th-2014 <p>KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press talk with District Attorney Will Furse about how his office is adjusting to new marijuana laws in Colorado.</p><p></p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:25:48 +0000 Jeff Pope & Gail Binkly 4858 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - February 12th, 2014 Marijuana In Montezuma County http://ksjd.org/post/marijuana-montezuma-county <p>Recreational marijuana is now legal in Colorado, but law enforcement agencies are wrestling with just what is and isn't legal under new cannabis laws. KSJD's Jeff Pope talks with Montezuma County Sheriff Dennis Spruell about how his agency is handling marijuana use and possession, and why the legal situation around marijuana in Colorado remains unclear.</p><p></p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 18:44:10 +0000 Jeff Pope 4128 at http://ksjd.org Marijuana In Montezuma County Talking Heads - January 15th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-january-15th-2014 <p><span class="main"><span style="font-size: large;">Local news and politics always deserve a closer analysis that helps you see local issues from a new perspective. KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press break down local news stories across the Four Corners area.</span></span></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 18:21:46 +0000 Jeff Pope & Gail Binkly 3694 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - January 15th, 2014 Ouster Of North Korea's Jang Noted With Unease In China http://ksjd.org/post/ouster-north-koreas-jang-noted-unease-china The recent, very public ouster of North Korea's Jang Song Thaek, the uncle of Kim Jong Un and formerly the country's No. 2 leader, has been noted with some concern in China, which is more or less Pyongyang's only friend in the region.<p>As <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/12/03/248550202/north-korean-leaders-uncle-reportedly-sacked-from-top-post">we wrote last week</a>, there were reports that Jang had been relieved of his post for alleged corruption and that two of his top aides had been executed. Tue, 10 Dec 2013 18:59:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 2332 at http://ksjd.org Ouster Of North Korea's Jang Noted With Unease In China Dine College and Education Partnerships, November 7th, 2013 http://ksjd.org/post/dine-college-and-education-partnerships-november-7th-2013 <p>KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Patrick Blackwater and Priscilla Weaver of Dine College's Shiprock campus about the programs offered by the Native American-focused school and how they work to create education partnerships in Shiprock and across the Four Corners area.</p><p><a href="http://KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Patrick Blackwater and Priscilla Weaver of Dine College's Shiprock campus about the programs offered by the Native American-focused school and how they work to create education partnerships in Shiprock and across the Four Corners area.">Download File</a></p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 07:00:00 +0000 1341 at http://ksjd.org Dine College and Education Partnerships, November 7th, 2013