National Western Stock Show http://www.kunc.org en Globeville And Elyria-Swansea: Gentrification Wary, But Looking For Change http://www.kunc.org/post/globeville-and-elyria-swansea-gentrification-wary-looking-change <p>Both well-known and blighted, the Globeville/Elyria-Swansea neighborhoods just north of Denver are in for some big changes. The ambitious projects will potentially cost billions of dollars and significantly transform the community. Residents hope the revitalization won’t come at their expense.</p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 14:30:29 +0000 Nathan Heffel 53605 at http://www.kunc.org Globeville And Elyria-Swansea: Gentrification Wary, But Looking For Change Denver’s Western Heritage on Display With Annual Stock Show Parade http://www.kunc.org/post/denver-s-western-heritage-display-annual-stock-show-parade <p>The <a href="http://www.nationalwestern.com/" target="_blank">National Western Stock Show</a> kicked off Thursday afternoon with horses, wagons, and a longhorn cattle drive through downtown Denver. Thu, 10 Jan 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Erin OToole 38687 at http://www.kunc.org Denver’s Western Heritage on Display With Annual Stock Show Parade The Oscars Of Livestock In The Mile High City http://www.kunc.org/post/oscars-livestock-mile-high-city The single largest cattle show in the United States, the National Western Stock Show, is now under way in Denver. Fans roar overhead, keeping the air cool and the odors at bay, as Jeanette Fuller spiffs up her Black Angus — with product.<p>"High-strength hairspray, basically, just trying to get the hair to accentuate the good things about her and kind of cover up the bad things about her," Fuller says.<p>The barn is like a dressing room backstage at the Oscars, except it is the country's premier Angus show. Wed, 18 Jan 2012 20:27:00 +0000 Kirk Siegler 20987 at http://www.kunc.org The Oscars Of Livestock In The Mile High City Audio Postcard: National Western Stock Show http://www.kunc.org/post/audio-postcard-national-western-stock-show <p>The single largest cattle show in the United States continues this week in Denver. The <a href="http://www.nationalwestern.com">National Western Stock Show</a> is now in its 106th year.</p><p> Wed, 18 Jan 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Kirk Siegler 20941 at http://www.kunc.org Audio Postcard: National Western Stock Show National Western Stock Show Considers New Location near DIA http://www.kunc.org/post/national-western-stock-show-considers-new-location-near-dia <p>National Western Stock Show officials are considering a move from their longtime Denver location.</p><p>The current site puts constraints on parking and crowd size, which was just under 645,000 this year. &nbsp;National Western Stock Show President Paul Andrews says right now the organization is considering several sites. The DIA option would be developed in conjunction with Gaylord Entertainment, a company that plans to build a western-themed hotel and entertainment plaza.</p> Thu, 28 Apr 2011 18:59:32 +0000 Grace Hood 7208 at http://www.kunc.org National Western Stock Show Considers New Location near DIA