KUNC's Colorado Edition

Friday mornings

KUNC's Colorado Edition is a weekly look at the stories, news, people and issues important to you.

It's a window to the communities along the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Each episode highlights the stories brought to you by journalists in the KUNC newsroom.

New episodes of are available every Friday morning, online and wherever you get your podcasts:

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In this special episode of KUNC's Colorado Edition, we talk elections. In November, Colorado voters will select a replacement for term-limited Democrat Governor John Hickenlooper.

On June 26, voters will decide who they want to have on the fall ballot during the primary election. This is their story. (Insert sound effect here.)

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On this week's Colorado Edition, we check back in with the fire meteorologist and get a look at some of the science behind why this year's fire season is going to be a busy one. We also make the connection between fossils and fossil fuels.

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On this week's Colorado Edition, we have some inspiring stories: injured soldiers finding strength and inspiration in the Warrior Games, police taking a new approach to help people, a family finding a new future for their farm in wind energy and beavers doing the things they do.

KUNC's Colorado Edition: Getting Really Awkward

May 25, 2018
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On this week's Colorado Edition, we get meta with StoryCorps, awkward with family photos and ... potentially taxed for better roads? 

KUNC's Colorado Edition: A Song Of Fire And Water

May 18, 2018
Luke Runyon / KUNC

On this week's Colorado Edition: I see fire, I see rain — and are those tears on your face from StoryCorps? Probably.

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This week on KUNC's Colorado Edition, we talk trash. As in, about the trash that's filling up the Larimer County Landfill. We also talk about pianos hitting the streets in Fort Collins and the Winter Games potentially hitting Colorado.

Rae Ellen Bichell / Mountain West News Bureau

It's that kind of week.

On this week's Colorado Edition, we hit the highs, the lows and a few places in between. 

Matt Bloom

On this week's Colorado Edition, we take a look at some drama in the Colorado River Basin, in the state Capitol and on the dance floor. 

Luke Runyon / KUNC

On this week's Colorado Edition, a look at the little things in life: dust, and why it's really bad for snow, and beetles, and why they're bad news for invasive plants. 

Stacy Nick / KUNC

On this week's Colorado Edition, we visit a hemp expo and a school for luthiers, while the Department of the Interior prepares to visit the West -- permanently.