Talking Heads

Airing on 2nd and 3rd Wednesdays of the month between 8:30-9:00am

Local news and politics always deserve a closer analysis that helps you see local issues from a new perspective. On Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press break down headlines from across the region to keep you informed and engaged with the news stories that matter to you.

Talking Heads - December 16th, 2015

Dec 16, 2015

In this edition of Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkly of the Four Corners Free Press discuss politics in southeast Utah, including the latest investigation into possible criminal conduct by San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman, and the thorny issue of political district redistricting in San Juan County.

Talking Heads - December 9th, 2015

Dec 9, 2015

In this edition of Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkly of the Four Corners Free Press discuss the debate on pay raises for county officials in Colorado, management of roads on public lands, and the situation developing around feral livestock at Mesa Verde National Park.

Talking Heads - November 11th, 2015

Nov 11, 2015

In this episode of Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkly of the Four Corners Free Press discuss the latest on the conviction of San Juan County Utah Commissioner Phil Lyman on trespassing charges, why the Montezuma County Commission is considering pay raises for elected county officials, and the situation around homelessness in Cortez as winter sets in.

Talking Heads - October 14th, 2015

Oct 14, 2015

In this episode, a Master Leasing Plan concerning oil and gas development in Montezuma and La Plata Counties has been proposed by the Bureau of Land Management. KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkly of the Four Corners Free Press look at Montezuma County's varied responses to the proposal.  Also, Colorado funding for education--already near the bottom nationally in per pupil support--may be getting worse.  And, will marijuana revenue backfill funds lost to the State through the Negative Factor formula or are schools on their own?

Talking Heads - September 9th, 2015

Sep 9, 2015

In this episode of Talking Heads, KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkly of the Four Corners Free Press discuss politics in southeast Utah and the ongoing legal situation surrounding San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman, as well as issues related to water and a proposed National Conservation Area on the Lower Dolores River.

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