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The Zine
9:32 am
Mon July 14, 2014

A Fresh Look At Youth Sports

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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.

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The Zine
9:45 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Shopping Local In Cortez

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.

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KSJD
6:46 pm
Thu July 10, 2014

KSJD's Summer Splash!

KSJD's Summer Splash Membership Drive is coming July 22nd-24th, and we are giving away prize packages to the Telluride Jazz Festival, Four Corners Folk Festival, and Telluride Blues & Brews.

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The River Trip
9:52 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Changes To The Dolores River Valley Plan

Credit Dolores River Boating Advocates

In this episode of The River Trip, host Lee-Ann Hill talks with former Montezuma County Commissioner Dewayne Findley and Tim Hunter from the Montezuma County Planning Commission about the Dolores River Valley Plan, and the Montezuma County Commissioners' recent decision to remove Chapter 8, including the Transferable Development Rights option, from the County Land Use Code.

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Talking Heads
10:39 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Talking Heads - July 9th, 2014

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.

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Big Fat Farm Show
11:12 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Big Fat Farm Show - July 8th, 2014

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In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Sarah Syverson talks with Gretchen Groenke, a community health organizer in Montezuma County, about a new evening farmer's market that will be offered once a month in Cortez, and a new film called "Open Sesame" about why saving native seeds is vital to human food systems.

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Link to the film trailer and website for "Open Sesame": www.opensesamemovie.com

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Library On The Go!
11:17 am
Mon July 7, 2014

Library On The Go! - July 6th, 2014

Barbara reads "Jackalope" by Janet Stevens and Susan Stevens Crummel, and "Barfburger Baby, I Was Here First" by Paula Danziger".

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The Zine
10:12 am
Mon July 7, 2014

How The Tractor Ruined Farming

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Food has become cheaper and more abundant in the last 150 years, largely thanks to technological advances. Irrigation, fertilizer, pesticides, and tractors have revolutionized farming and made a big promise to farmers: life will be better, easier, and your yields will be greater. In this story from producer Erik Olesund, however, is a farming family who has experienced first hand the negative impact of these technologies and how they impact our ability to grow food.

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This story aired on KSJD's Zine on Monday, July 7th, 2014

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The Zine
10:47 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Kinder Morgan In Southwest Colorado

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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.

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LISTENER SURVEY!
9:15 am
Tue July 1, 2014

KSJD Weekday Daytime Programming Survey

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KSJD wants your input on our weekday, daytime programming that airs between 9am and 4pm, Monday through Friday.

Please let us know what you like about our news, talk, and music programs during this time, what you want to hear more of, and what turns you off.

We have created a short, 7-question survey that you can take to help us shape the sound of KSJD’s weekday, daytime programming.

Take the survey now by clicking on this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/KSJDweekdays

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