Featured Programs on KSJD May 23rd-29thMonday, May 23rd
The Cortez Youth Leadership Council is proposing changes to city policy that would make it more difficult for local retailers to sell tobacco products to minors. Tune in to the Monday morning Zine at 8:30 as we talk about this effort and why local youth are involved in policy-making.
Tuesday, May 24th
Water in the Lower Dolores River and releases from McPhee Dam have impacts on irrigation and agriculture in Southwest Colorado. Join us on the Tuesday morning Zine at 8:30 for another episode of River Radio and a discussion about the latest news on releases from McPhee Dam into the Lower Dolores River and the implications on recreation, agriculture, and the environment.
Wednesday, May 25th
Early childhood is critically important in the development of healthy and happy children. Tune in to another edition of Horizons Radio on the Wednesday morning Zine at 8:30 for information about how you can help your small children get what they need and why this is a community-wide issue.
Thursday, May 26th
Local Native American author John Christian Hopkins writes about pirates and the adventures of a swashbuckling Native American hero. He will be the guest on a new episode of All Lit Up, KSJD's on-air literary magazine, on the Thursday morning Zine at 8:30.
Friday, May 27th
The Montezuma-Cortez High School Band has a long history of success and this year was no different. Tune in to the Friday morning Zine at 8:30 as we talk with the band director about the accomplishments of this year's band and what is coming up for band members this summer.
Saturday, May 28th
Join KSJD for Mountain Stage on Saturday afternoons from 1-3pm for live musical performances from your favorite artists. This week's line-up includes a special one-hour performance from Marc Cohn, and sets from Kate Miller-Heidke, Sahara Smith, David Broza, and The Bob Thompson Unit.
Sunday, May 29th
The Moth Radio Hour continues on Sundries at 9am on Sunday morning. This week's show includes stories from double-amputee Aimee Mullins who chronicles her adventures with prosthetic legs as an athlete, actress and artist; the mother of a bullied teen tells the story of his suicide; former New York City Mayor Ed Koch stands up to his anti-semitic platoon leader while in training for WWII; and three teenagers from Grace King High School in New Orleans share their stories on the theme, Prejudice and Power.