Montezuma County http://ksjd.org en Talking Heads - July 9th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-july-9th-2014 <p>In this episode of Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkly of the Four Corners Free Press discuss the latest moves by the Montezuma County Commission on the Dolores River Valley Plan, and talk with Tim Lanier and Jack Schuenemeyer from the Montezuma-Cortez RE-1 School Board about priorities and budget considerations for the coming school year.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:39:39 +0000 Jeff Pope & Gail Binkly 12225 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - July 9th, 2014 Kinder Morgan In Southwest Colorado http://ksjd.org/post/kinder-morgan-southwest-colorado <p>Kinder Morgan is one of southwest Colorado's largest and most influential companies, extracting carbon dioxide gas from the McElmo Dome, one of the largest supplies of the gas in the world. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Kinder Morgan President for CO2 Operations Jim Wuerth about what CO2 from the area is used for, how carbon dioxide wells operate, and why Kinder Morgan pays nearly half of Montezuma County's property taxes.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:47:30 +0000 Tom Yoder 11939 at http://ksjd.org Kinder Morgan In Southwest Colorado Talking Heads - June 18th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-june-18th-2014 <p>Local news and politics always deserve a closer analysis that helps you see local issues from a new perspective.&nbsp; In this episode of Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press break down upcoming primary elections across the Four Corners area.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:35:42 +0000 Gail Binkly & Jeff Pope 11137 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - June 18th, 2014 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 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 Montezuma Community Economic Development http://ksjd.org/post/montezuma-community-economic-development <p></p><p><span class="main"><span style="font-size: large;">The Montezuma Community Economic Development Association works to support new and expanding economic opportunities throughout Montezuma County. KSJD's Jeff Pope talks with Chris Burkett and Dave Hart about how the organization helps nurture a diverse, year-round economy that enhances the needs, values, and quality of life of our communities.</span></span></p><p></p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 19:05:41 +0000 Tom Yoder 3602 at http://ksjd.org Montezuma Community Economic Development