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.  



Thu January 10, 2013

Economic Forecast For Northern Colorado Looks Bright

Nathan Heffel KUNC

All signs point towards steady economic growth in northern Colorado in the year ahead. That’s according to a panel of business and economic experts who gathered in Greeley Thursday for the 2013 Northern Colorado Business Report economic forecast.

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Thu January 10, 2013
Oil and Gas

Why You Need An Explosives Bunker For Fracking

A screenshot from the GeoDynamics company website

A bunker for housing explosives for fracking has been proposed for a site outside of Nunn. If built it will have the capacity to hold 7,000 pounds of prepackaged explosives.

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Tue January 8, 2013


Mon January 7, 2013
World Of Data

What Does 24hrs of RTD Activity Look Like? Watch This Video And Find Out

You don't have to picture the data, you can see it in this screencap
Sumus Technology


Fri January 4, 2013

No Relief For Damaged Colorado Watersheds in House Disaster Bill

Colorado's Poudre River.
Charles Willgren Flickr - CreativeCommons

The House passed the first part of a relief bill for victims of Hurricane Sandy Friday. Absent from the legislation was funding for watershed restoration in Colorado following this summer’s wildfires.

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