This year, the Coloradans voted on three statewide voting measures, as well as a host of local issues. We explore some of Tuesday’s election results, including why none of the statewide proposals got the necessary support from voters, with KUNC’s Capitol Coverage reporter, Scott franz; executive director of the Colorado Municipal League, Kevin Bommer; and office manager in Chalkbeat Colorado, Erica Meltzer.
The One Book One Boulder program invites townspeople to read and discuss the same literary work. This year, All we can save, an anthology of writings on the intersection of climate action and feminist thought, is the book of choice. We chat with one of the book’s contributors – poet, writer and professor at Colorado State University, Camille Dungy – to learn more about the climate literature.
Colorado Edition is hosted by Erin O’Toole (@ ErinOtoole1) and edited by Henry Zimmerman (@kombuchacowboy). Our production team includes Tess Novotny (@tess_novotny), Alana Schreiber (@ayyschreib) and Rae Salomon (@ raedear1). KUNC News Director Brian Larson is our executive producer. Web was edited by digital publisher Jackie Hai.
Colorado Edition’s mission is to deepen an understanding of life in northern Colorado through authentic conversation and storytelling. It is available as a podcast on itunes, Spotify, google play, Stapler, or wherever you get your podcasts.
You can listen to the show on KUNC, Monday to Friday at 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Colorado Edition is made possible by support from our KUNC members. Thank you!
Our musical theme was composed by Colorado musicians Briana Harris and Johnny Burroughs. Other music in the show by Point Bleu sessions.