Headlines July 6, 2020

Read/Listen to the morning & afternoon headlines of the day

Candi CdeBaca Council Member Elect for Denver’s District 9

KGNU’s Tish Beauford speaks with Candi CdeBaca who was recently elected to the Denver City Council.   https://objects-us-east-1.dream.io/kgnu-news/2019/06/6-27-19_CandyCDeBaca.mp3   Candi CdeBaca is a proud fifth-generation native of northeast Denver, Colorado. She lives in the same home in the Swansea neighborhood […]

Juneteenth Music Festival 2019

The Juneteenth Music Festival happens in Five Points in Denver June 15 and 16. The Juneteenth parade which happens on June 15 is one of Denver’s longest running parades dating back to the 1950s. One of the performers will be […]

The People’s Climate Movement Builds Momentum

On Saturday September 8th, thousands of rallies will be held in cities and towns around the world as part of a global movement demanding local leaders commit to building a fossil free world that works for everyone. In Boulder, people […]

Primary Elections – Cary Kennedy Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate

    KGNU spoke with all four of the Democratic candidates on the primary ballot and asked a variety of questions from their position on local control of fracking to their plan to tackle income inequality in the state and […]

Afternoon Headlines July 17, 2017

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is coming to Denver this week — and protesters are already gearing up. DeVos is scheduled to speak at the annual meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC, a conservative group that has successfully […]

Afternoon Headlines May 8, 2017

A last-minute bill meant to ease public fears after last month’s fatal Firestone home explosion passed a House committee hearing Friday over Republican opposition. Democrats are rushing in the last days of the legislative session, which ends Wednesday, to pass […]

Thousands Rally in Denver Calling for Trump to Release Tax Returns

Several thousand people gathered in Civic Center Park in downtown Denver on Saturday April 15th, demanding that Donald Trump release his tax returns. Protesters heard speeches and then marched along a mile-long route downtown.  The Denverite reports that the protest […]

I Am

I Am, by Rmari Fisher Students from Manual High School in Denver visited KGNU recently to record some of their poetry. In their 10th grade American Literature class, the students have been writing, discussing, and reading about “The American Dream”. They’ve been […]

Oportunidad

– by Guadalupe Lujan Students from Manual High School in Denver visited KGNU recently to record some of their poetry. In their 10th grade American Literature class, the students have been writing, discussing, and reading about “The American Dream”. They’ve been […]