• The Rico Hotel is purchased by the Telluride Ski and Golf Company for employee housing.
  • Two men who organized a motorized protest ride through a southeast Utah canyon ordered to pay $96,000 in restitution.

Stuart Rankin

Weather forecasters talk a lot about the weather phenomena know as El Niño and La Niña. In this episode of the More Than You Want To Know Show, the EngiNerd takes a look at the differences between El Niño and La Niña, how it affects our weather, and what we might expect from the strong El Niño winter that is being forecast for the winter of 2015-2016.

MCHS Drama Department

The Montezuma-Cortez High School Drama Department is kicking off a new season of performances with the comedic play "You Can't Take It With You". KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Montezuma-Cortez High School Drama Department members David Gonzalez-Overton, Kaleb Burris, Kyle Miller, and Liam O'Shields about their latest production and "Outbreak", their Halloween haunted house that will be open this weekend.

  • Dolores residents troubled by two recent burglaries at the same residence.
  • The Montezuma County commissioners choose seven citizens to possibly serve on a Master Leasing Plan committee.

Philadelphia Magazine

In this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, KSJD's Sarah Syverson talks with Tim Stubbs of the Pie Maker Bakery in Cortez about the history of coffee, the challenges of growing coffee sustainably, and the latest in coffee consumption: nitro cold brew coffee.

  • 22nd Judicial District seeks a $56,000 budget increase to hire an additional attorney.
  • Crow Canyon Archaeological Center to reorganize, lays off six staff members.
  • Jackson Lake State Park will close to boating on November 1st.

Marjan Lazarevski / Creative Commons

Parkinson's Disease is a difficult condition for those affected, but also for their care givers. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Cheryl Siefert from the Parkinson Association of the Rockies, and Linda Carter with C&G Health Care Management, about the symptoms of Parkinson's Disease, and about an upcoming forum for those who care for patients or loved ones who suffer from Parkinson's or other debilitating diseases.

  • Montezuma County Planning and Zoning Commission decides more study is needed on two complex proposals.
  • Federal judge denies San Juan County Utah Commissioner Phil Lyman a new trial on trespass conviction.

A Walk Across America

Oct 23, 2015
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Walking across America can provide a perspective that changes how you see the country, its people, and our place in it. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Felipe Gonzalez, who is on his own journey walking across America, why he is taking on this ambitious task, and how it is changing him.

Nicole Mosher

KSJD's Jeff Pope talks with NPR correspondent Wade Goodwyn about how he covers news stories in north Texas, the changing trends in journalism, and why local news is important to the communities that KSJD serves.