Austin Cope

Morning Edition Host/Reporter

Austin grew up in Cortez and hosted a show on KSJD when he was 10 years old. Since graduating from Montezuma-Cortez High School in 2010, he has lived in Belgium, Ohio, Spain, and northern Wyoming before returning to the Cortez area. He enjoys live music, outdoor activities, and listening to NPR every morning when he wakes up.

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The Dolores River Festival happens each June in Joe Rowell Park in Dolores, and brings live music, booths, and children’s activities to the town.

Dave Glenn moved from Michigan to begin his new position as Director of Montezuma School-to-Farm Project. He joined KSJD's Austin Cope on Morning Edition to talk about his plans for the future of the organization. 

A bill to combat cyberbullying on the Navajo Nation has been signed into law by President Russell Begaye.

Shawn Collins / KSJD

A winter storm on Wednesday and Thursday brought some much-needed precipitation to Southwestern Colorado. However, snow levels are still far below average.

National Park Service

You may not have heard of the architect Mary Colter. But if you’ve traveled around the American West, you might have seen or been inside some of her buildings.