News http://ksjd.org en The Movement Against Hydraulic Fracturing In Colorado http://ksjd.org/post/movement-against-hydraulic-fracturing-colorado <p>The oil and gas drilling practice known as hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking", is meeting resistance in communities across Colorado. In this episode of Pandora's Box, recorded at the Telluride Mountain Film Festival, co-host Joanie Trussel talks with Allison Wolff, producer of the film "Dear Governor Hickenlooper", a collection of&nbsp;documentary films providing new&nbsp;perspectives on fracking and clean energy through the eyes of scientists, entrepreneurs,&nbsp;artists and families.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:16:41 +0000 Joanie Trussel 13256 at http://ksjd.org The Movement Against Hydraulic Fracturing In Colorado Library On The Go! - July 27th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/library-go-july-27th-2014 <p>In this week's episode, Barbara reads "Thumbelina" by Hans Christian Anderson, adapted by Tom Roberts; and "The Seven Chinese Sisters" by Kathy Tucker.</p><p>Listen here:</p><p></p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:40:39 +0000 Laura McHenry & Barbara Loof 13251 at http://ksjd.org Oil and Gas Leasing Near Bluff, Utah http://ksjd.org/post/oil-and-gas-leasing-near-bluff-utah <p>The Bureau of Land Management recently initiated a process for leasing public land near Bluff, Utah for oil and gas development. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Josh Ewing, executive director of Friends of Cedar Mesa, about where these parcels are located, and why residents are concerned.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:00:31 +0000 Tom Yoder 13023 at http://ksjd.org Oil and Gas Leasing Near Bluff, Utah Using Archaeology To Tackle Today's Problems http://ksjd.org/post/using-archaeology-tackle-todays-problems <p>Archaeology is a science that most of us consider as a way to perceive the distant past, with little application to today's problems. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Steve Wolverton, Associate Professor in Archaeology at the University of North Texas, who uses data from ancient and modern sources in an attempt to shed new light on contemporary environmental and social issues.</p><p>Listen here:</p><p></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:04:47 +0000 Tom Yoder 12964 at http://ksjd.org Using Archaeology To Tackle Today's Problems A History Of Milk http://ksjd.org/post/history-milk <p>In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Sarah Syverson talks with local chiropractor Bill Breitenbach about the history of milk production in the United States, and why modern milk production may not be the best for our health.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:54:30 +0000 Tom Yoder 12907 at http://ksjd.org A History Of Milk Library On The Go! - July 20th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/library-go-july-20th-2014 <p>In this episode Barbara reads "Many Moons" by James Thurber and "The Patchwork Puppy" by Lillian Moore.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:07:05 +0000 Barbara Loof & Laura McHenry 12853 at http://ksjd.org Remembering The Mancos Times In The 1960s http://ksjd.org/post/remembering-mancos-times-1960s <p>The Mancos Times is one of the oldest newspapers in Montezuma County and for many years used a rare printing press to produce its papers. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Dick Patrick, who ran the Mancos Times in the 1960s and was the last person to operate the Cranston printing press, one of only three like it remaining in the country.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:11:29 +0000 Tom Yoder 12841 at http://ksjd.org Remembering The Mancos Times In The 1960s Interview with DJ Logic http://ksjd.org/post/interview-dj-logic <p>KSJD's Cannonball, host of Lame Town Review, talks with this year's Telluride Jazz Festival Artist-at-Large DJ Logic about how he incorporates his turntables into almost any musical combo, how he chooses vinyl for his shows, and what he is looking forward to at the 2014 Telluride Jazz Fest.</p><p>Donate to KSJD before July 22nd and you will be entered to win a prize package to the Telluride Jazz Festival, including weekend passes and lodging. Click <a href="http://ksjd.org/post/ksjds-summer-splash">HERE</a> for more information.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:28:27 +0000 Tom Yoder 12749 at http://ksjd.org Interview with DJ Logic Local Author Bethany Turner http://ksjd.org/post/local-author-bethany-turner <p>Writing fiction using real-life celebrities as primary characters can be tricky, but fun. In this Zine interview, KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with local author Bethany Turner who chooses to unpack her obsession with pop culture in a series of books featuring Abigail Phelps, a fictional heroine who interacts with today's most recognizable stars.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p> The Abigail Phelps website can be found here: <a href="http://www.abbyphelps.com/">www.abbyphelps.com</a></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:34:31 +0000 Tom Yoder 12724 at http://ksjd.org Local Author Bethany Turner A New Approach To Chaco Canyon http://ksjd.org/post/new-approach-chaco-canyon <p>The prehistory of Chaco Canyon has largely been interpreted using archaeological evidence that has lead to explanations of Chaco Canyon as a destination for Mesoamerican traders, a hub in a centralized redistribution system, or as a destination for pilgrims within a ritualized landscape. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Dr. John Ware, an anthropologist and archaeologist who believes that the key to explaining Chaco canyon may lie in deciphering differences and similarities among the living descendants of Chaco: the historic Pueblo peoples of Arizona and New Mexico.</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:10:00 +0000 Tom Yoder 12637 at http://ksjd.org A New Approach To Chaco Canyon