Mission Statement

KBUT Community Radio exists to enrich and unify the Gunnison Valley through information, entertainment and community involvement.

Value Statement

KBUT Community Radio provides a non-commercial medium to our listening population and business partners that respects and strengthens the diverse fabric of our community.
KBUT is a community radio station serving Gunnison County, Colorado. We distinguish ourselves from commercial stations through a commitment to community participation, support and control. KBUT is licensed to Crested Butte Mountain Educational Radio, Inc., an IRS designated 501(c)(3).Broadcasting since 1986, KBUT serves the Gunnison Valley through diverse on-air programs, volunteer opportunities open to all community members, and ongoing support for the area’s nonprofit organizations and educational institutions. Community radio is a significant facilitator of democratic ideals and civic participation and is an invaluable community resource, particularly for a rural and remote area such as Gunnison County.

KBUT is deeply connected to the Gunnison Valley community- we know the people, the issues and the history. KBUT broadcasts 24 hours a day, seven days a week and is the most reliable source for timely information about local news, weather, arts and culture, political issues, recreation, the environment and emergency information.

KBUT strives to represent the diversity of lifestyles and attitudes found in Gunnison County. Over 80 volunteer DJ’s program a diverse mix of music including jazz, blues, rock and bluegrass. KBUT actively supports local musicians and independent artists and promotes the performances of local arts organizations, such as the Center for the Arts, Crested Butte Music Festival and the Gunnison Arts Center.

KBUT also provides a vital link to national and international news and information through affiliation with National Public Radio, Pacifica and Public Radio International. Trusted and reliable programs such as NPR’s “All Things Considered” and the BBC’s “World News Service” help to create an informed public — one challenged and invigorated by a deeper understanding and appreciation of events, ideas and cultures.

KBUT can be heard at 90.3 FM in Crested Butte, 88.7 FM in Gunnison and 94.9 FM in Almont.

Community Calendar

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Opening Day CBMR Winter 2015-2016
Nov 25 @ 9:00AM
The resort is offering SKI FREE on Opening Day again this year. Just stop by the Main Ticket office at the Adventure Center to…
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Live Music at High Alpine Brewing Co
Nov 25 @ 8:30PM
High Alpine Brewing Co presents live bluegrass music (We can't mention the band's name, sorry) Wednesday night at…
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CB Nordic Thanksgiving Ski Camp
Nov 26 @ 8:00AM
The Crested Butte Nordic Thanksgiving Ski Camp is Thursday, November 26 through Sunday, November 29th.  The camp features…
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Aerial Conditioning
Nov 26 @ 8:00AM
Ongoing Aerial Conditioning classes are offered to help you stay on top of your aerial skills or learn anew. Climbing, pulling,…
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Open Aerial Dance
Nov 26 @ 8:45AM
Ongoing Open Aerial Dance is supervised aerial practice sessions with NO INSTRUCTION! Practice and perfect the skills you’ve…
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adjustments for animals
Nov 26 @ 10:00AM
Mimi from Bliss will be doing Chiropractic adjustments for donations to Oh Be Dogful Rescue animals on Thanksgiving morning.…
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Thanksgiving Dinner at WoodStone Grille
Nov 26 @ 4:00PM
4:00 pm to 8:30 pm  Thursday, November 26, 2015  Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet Located in the Grand Lodge, Mt.…
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Live music
Nov 27 @ 7:00PM
Gypsy Jazz Social Club plays live at High Alpine Brewing Company, 111 North Main in Gunnison on Friday, November 27th. Music…
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Live Music at High Alpine Brewing Co
Nov 27 @ 8:00PM
Live music with Les Choy & his Gypsy Jazz group
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Acme Wellness- Gunnison Grand Opening
Nov 28 @ 12:00AM
Western-Slope ?psychedelic rockers Fractalia will perform at the grand opening of the newest Acme Healing Center location in…
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Program Schedule

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