News http://ksjd.org en 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 Talking Heads - July 16th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/talking-heads-july-16th-2014 <p>Local news and politics always deserve a closer analysis that helps you see local issues from a new perspective. In this episode of Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press discuss Forest Service Road closures, a recent Kinder Morgan venting incident, and the latest on the Dolores River Valley Plan.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:59:27 +0000 Gail Binkly & Jeff Pope 12615 at http://ksjd.org Talking Heads - July 16th, 2014 "Organic" Food: What Does It Really Mean? http://ksjd.org/post/organic-food-what-does-it-really-mean <p>The term "organic" is widely used in food labeling, but what does it really mean? In this episode of Pandora's Box, co-host Lyn Patrick and KSJD's Tom Yoder discuss how the term "organic" is defined, how organic food is certified, and why eating organic food is beneficial to your health.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p>Resource links:</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:34:25 +0000 Lyn Patrick & Tom Yoder 12542 at http://ksjd.org "Organic" Food: What Does It Really Mean? Library On The Go! - July 13th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/library-go-july-13th-2014 <p>Barbara reads two stories in this episode; "The Bat Boy and His Violin" by Gavin Curtis, and "Tomboy Trouble" by Sharon Dennis Wyeth.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:11:18 +0000 Laura McHenry & Barbara Loof 12480 at http://ksjd.org A Fresh Look At Youth Sports http://ksjd.org/post/fresh-look-youth-sports <p>Being involved in youth sports can be an impressionable part of a child's life, but with an increasingly competitive environment where many times coaches and parents sacrifice fun for the desire to win games, how we teach our kids to play and enjoy sports is more important than ever. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Doug LaMunyon, a local youth baseball coach, about why having fun is so vital to competition, keeping our kids involved in sports, and helping them develop into good friends and teammates.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:32:12 +0000 Tom Yoder 12479 at http://ksjd.org A Fresh Look At Youth Sports Shopping Local In Cortez http://ksjd.org/post/shopping-local-cortez <p>July is Independent Retailer Month, a time to focus on how dollars spent locally are vital to our small town economies. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Mark Drudge from Cortez Retail Enhancement Association about why dollars spent locally are so important to our communities, how independent businesses can attract more customers, and why shopping local makes good sense.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:45:08 +0000 Tom Yoder 12355 at http://ksjd.org Shopping Local In Cortez