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6:00am

Sun May 6, 2012
Environment

iSee Change: Spring Sprung a Tad Fast

Spring Blooms in Colorado
iiMull Flickr-Creative Commons

Springtime came a tad fast this year. As part of KVNF’s iSeeChange project Julia Kumari Drapkin has been talking to citizens and scientists about early blossoms across Colorado’s Western Slope.

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12:10pm

Sat May 5, 2012
Marc On The Blues

The Nine O'clock Blues: Otis Taylor

The cover to Taylor's 2003 release 'Truth Is Not Fiction'. Like his previous three releases, this album doesn't feature any drum work - the rhythm is all from guitar.
Otis Taylor Telarc

Denver based Blues musician Otis Taylor has some things in common with a pair of musical greats, Hendrix & Taj Mahal.

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8:19am

Sat May 5, 2012
Weekend Audition

April Showers Bring May Covers of Coldplay, LMFAO & Fleetwood Mac

Screencap of The Lumineers from their ReImagined session, in which an artist reinterprets a Grammy winning song.
Recording Academy Grammy.com

The cover song has been lauded and reviled throughout music history. To paraphrase a bit here; you either surpass the 'authentic' original or live long enough to see yourself become the villain.

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6:00am

Sat May 5, 2012
Garden Report

To Water Or Not to Water? Gardening in Dry Times

photo by DonBanana WikiMedia Commons

Many Colorado municipalities are limiting water use this spring and summer. But with smart water use and proper plant selection, KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says gardening is still a worthwhile endeavor.

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2:22pm

Fri May 4, 2012
Environment

Proposed Fracking Rule Embraced by Hickenlooper

Interior Sec. Ken Salazar met with Governor John Hickenlooper briefly in Commerce City Friday.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

Governor John Hickenlooper is praising a proposal by the Obama Administration that would require oil and gas companies drilling on federal lands to disclose the chemicals they use in the process known as hydraulic fracturing.

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