News and Public Affairs

2019 Spring Fund Drive News Specials

We’ll be featuring many special news programs during our Spring Fund Drive, March 6-17. Wednesday March 6 8.30-9.30 am: Award winning investigative journalist Dahr Jamail joins us to talk about his latest book on climate change: “The End of Ice: […]

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KGNU wins two national PRNDI awards

Public Radio News Directors, Inc., or PRNDI, has recognized KGNU for two news programs. The Ripple Effect of Suicide came second in the Best Call-in Show Category among small newsrooms Afterhours at the Radio Bookclub: Alexandra Fuller came second in the Best Podcast […]

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Community Land Trusts to Preserve Affordable Housing

Tikneshia Beauford takes a look at efforts in North Denver to stave off gentrification and create permanent affordable housing through Community Land Trusts. Today’s guests are: Rey Gallegos, a member of the Globeville Elyria Swansea Coalition, who he has lived […]

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Haitian immigrants held in private prison in Aurora

“Some of these men are being separated from their spouses and children which is completely unfair when these families are presenting themselves for help.” Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) recently signed a new contract with GEO, the private prison corporation […]

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