Brian Larson

News Director

I joined KUNC in 1993 as the local host of All Things Considered. Since then I've worked my way through every job there is in the news department finally settling in as News Director in 2008. It's a privilege to work with a talented and dedicated staff covering Colorado news each day. And to think that I had never listened to public radio prior to coming to KUNC.




Sun March 9, 2014
inTune Station Blog

Colorado Broadcasters Association Recognizes KUNC News Department

KUNC reporters Nathan Heffel and Grace Hood.

The KUNC newsroom was recognized with 4 Major Market awards for 2013 by the Colorado Broadcasters Association at their annual Awards of Excellence Banquet Saturday night.

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Tue February 18, 2014

Who Won’t Be At The GOP Governor’s Debate?

Former Congressman Tom Tancred (left) and Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler won't be at the GOP governor's candidate debate.
Tancredo - U.S. Congress / Gessler - Colorado Secretary of State

A crowded field of Republicans is hoping to keep Governor John Hickenlooper from serving a second-term in the November 2014 election. But recent polling from Quinnipiac University still shows the Governor ahead of his six GOP rivals.

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Tue February 11, 2014

Poll Suggests Tight Colorado Senate Race

U.S. Senate

Colorado’s U.S. Senate race is still months away but new details are emerging for both the incumbent, Mark Udall (D), and who could ultimately be his Republican challenger.

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Tue January 28, 2014


Thu December 12, 2013

Foothills Redevelopment Still In Limbo

Rendering of what the redeveloped Foothills Mall will look like.