Nathan Heffel

Reporter/All Things Considered Host

I’ve has always been fascinated with radio, from competing in the 'radio broadcasting' category for my middle school forensics team, to DJ'ing a late night college radio show at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin where I earned my Political Science degree. 

Most recently I was the Public Affairs/ News Manger at KUVO FM as well as the local Denver host of PRI’s “The Takeaway” [a morning news show]. I started my career as an Assistant Producer for the multi-award winning Kelly, Mudflap and JoJo Morning Show on KYGO FM.

I’ve covered many local events including the Windsor, CO tornado, the 2008 Democratic National Convention, and the 2010 Four Mile Canyon fire.  



Wed May 15, 2013
Craft Beer Week

Banking On Local Orchards, Colorado Ciders Hope History Repeats

The Colorado Cider Company of Denver, makes hard cider from Colorado apples. It also produces perry, made from pears.
Nathan Heffel KUNC


Thu May 9, 2013

Governor, Fire Officials Urge Vigilance Before Colorado Fire Season

Governor John Hickenlooper, standing before a state firetruck, discusses the upcoming wildfire season.
Nathan Heffel KUNC


Tue May 7, 2013


Sat May 4, 2013
Pop Culture

May The Fourth Be With You Colorado

Aww's May the 4th.
themarina Flickr - Creative Commons


Wed May 1, 2013
Civil Unions

Storify: The First Civil Union In Denver

Fran and Anna Simon. The first in #Denver to enter into a Civil Union
Nathan Heffel KUNC

At midnight on May 1st, same-sex couples could enter into a Civil Union in Colorado. Many couples were in line waiting for the clock to strike midnight.

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