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KUNC's Colorado Edition
MONDAY-THURSDAY AT 6:30 P.M. / TUESDAY-FRIDAY AT 8:30 A.M.

KUNC's Colorado Edition is a daily look at the stories, news, people and issues important to you. It's a window to the communities along the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

The show explores the big stories of the day, bringing context and insight to issues that matter. And because life in Northern Colorado is a balance of work and play, we explore the lighter side of news, highlighting what makes this state such an incredible place to live.

Colorado Edition airs on KUNC Monday through Thursday at 6:30 p.m., with a rebroadcast of the previous evening's show Tuesday through Friday at 8:30 a.m., and is available as a podcast online and wherever you get your podcasts:

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Latest Episodes
  • Today on Colorado Edition: we get an update on some of the wildfire activity in our state. We also look at where water and fire meet in the West, learn about a new state eviction moratorium, and hear about a political survey of Colorado.
  • Today on Colorado Edition: We learn about the state’s plan to distribute a COVID-19 vaccine as it becomes available. We’ll also travel to Wyoming to learn about invasive plants and how they play into the threat of wildfires. Plus, we’ll take an investigative look at why the state is paying journalists to write stories about tourism, and we’ll get a better understanding of how the state used tax incentives to lure businesses to Colorado.
  • Today on Colorado Edition: we get the perspective of a climate scientist on the fire season we’re having, and learn about the impact of the Cameron Peak Fire on Fort Collins’ water supply. We’ll also hear about how Jeffco Public School’s reading curriculum holds up, and get tips for how to talk with friends and family about conspiracy theories.
  • Today on Colorado Edition: We get the latest on Larimer County’s COVID-19 numbers and what the county is doing to slow the spread of the virus. We’ll also get a look at the kind of danger homeowners face when it comes to wildfires. Plus, we’ll hear about the latest campaign finance numbers for several of Colorado’s most-watched races, and we learn more about youth voting in Colorado.
  • News
    Today on Colorado Edition: With the Cameron Peak Fire taking the spot this week for Colorado’s largest wildfire, we get some context about this historic fire season and how climate change fits in. We’ll also examine the role of guns at recent protests around the state. Plus, we get the policy takeaways from Colorado’s recent senate debates and we explore the question of a paid family and medical leave program.
  • Today on Colorado Edition: We get a look at how ballot signatures are verified in Colorado. We’ll also check in on the race for the state’s third congressional district and we’ll learn more about one of the state ballot questions, Proposition 117. We’ll also hear what local candidates for district attorney and the state board of education are thinking about mental health issues and solutions.
  • Today on Colorado Edition: we’ll get a preview of some municipal ballot questions. Plus, how one Colorado college is using a Navajo principle in its COVID-19 response. We’ll also learn about how the pandemic impacted a local public health alliance, and get ideas for how to safely celebrate Halloween this year.
  • Today on Colorado Edition: We look at how gun policy is shaping Colorado’s senate race. We’ll also hear about a post office in Bellvue working to deliver mail through dire straits. Plus, we’ll learn more about the world of COVID long-haulers.
  • Today on Colorado Edition: We’ll take a look at what we can learn from the Senate debates. Plus, we’ll learn about Proposition 115, hear about what’s next for CU Boulder, and listen to the final part in a series about gun owners fighting suicide.
  • Today on Colorado Edition: We explore where presidential candidates stand on public lands. We’ll also take a look at the state of business confidence in Colorado and we’ll learn about the effort to change the ever-complicated Gallagher amendment. We’ll also hear the third part of a series about gun owners fighting suicide.

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