The West Elk Word covers current and public affairs throughout the Gunnison Valley: from news and notes, people, places, music and the arts, recreation, mountain culture, and everything Gunnison Valley. The West Elk Word can be heard every Saturday at noon.

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KBUT Updates


Did you miss October's
Off-Season BINGO?
Don't worry! It's coming back!

BINGO returns to the
Red Room in Crested Butte,
Friday, November 11.



KBUT’s Lost & Found Featured on Denver 9 News "Storytellers"

Click here to see the video.  It's awesome!


Top 5 New Albums Played on KBUT

Week of 10/23/16

1. Autolux - Live At Third Man Records
2. Bon Iver - 22, A Million
3. Dear Jerry: Celebrating The Music Of Jerry Garcia (compilation)
4. Teenage Fanclub - Here
5. Atmosphere - Fishing Blues

- List compiled by KBUT Music Director Bonnie Gollhofer
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