Huge Salmon Egg Take At Roaring Judy Hatchery

    Salmon numbers may be improving. This year, over 12 million kokanee salmon eggs have been collected at the hatchery. Last year, that number was just over 2 million. This statistic shows the salmon population may be increasing in Blue Mesa Reservoir.

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    "Ballot Selfie Ban" Law Challenged

    The original law - now referred to as the "ballot selfie ban" - was designed in 1891 to work against voter fraud by making it illegal to sell a vote. The original idea was to ban cameras in voter booths. The eas of information sharing associated with modern technology has created a need to re-think this law, and one senator is challenging it.


    Special Meeting Called To Address Controversial Short-Term Regs

    The meeting will be held on Monday, November 14th at 6 PM. Three items on the short-term rental regulation draft ordinance were controversial and raised the need for deeper discussion. Those items are possible caps on the number of short-term licenses, the transfer-ability of the licenses, and whether or not the units need an identifying plaque on the exterior.


    WSCU's Timberlin Henderson & The Native American Student Council

    KBUT's Chad Reich sits down with Timberlin Henderson of the Native American Student Council at Western State. Listen and learn about Timberlin's journey from the Navajo Reservation in Northeast Arizona to student life at Western. We discuss struggles of reservation life and how Timberlin's ultimate goal is to go back to his home with new skills and work as a chiropractor.  Listen to this conversation taped on Indigenous People's Day live on KBUT.


    Slate River Cleanup Draws 100 Volunteers

    A bunch of garbage, doo doo, and strange finds marked a successful day of cleaning up the Slate River Valley last weekend.

    Sue Navy helped organize the event, and she is still elated by the turnout for last weekend's volunteer workday.  


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

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Top 5 New Albums Played on KBUT

Week of 10/17/16

1. Of Montreal - Innocence Reaches
2. Beyond The Wizard's Sleeve - The Soft Bounce
3. De La Soul - And The Anonymous Nobody
4. Royal Canoe - Something Got Lost Between Here And The Orbit
5. Dinosaur Jr. - Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not

- List compiled by KBUT Music Director Bonnie Gollhofer
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