Featured Programs on KSJD September 22nd-28thSaturday, September 22nd
Tune in to KSJD for Mountain Stage at 1pm on Saturday afternoons for a line-up of fabulous live musical performances. This week's guests include Dar Williams, Ray Wylie Hubbard, The dB's, Arthur Alligood, and the New Rope String Band.
Sunday, September 23rd
State of the Re:Union continues on Sundries this Sunday morning at 9am. In this episode, New Orleans. The Big Easy is as proud of its traditions as it is steeped in them. But since the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, the city and its residents have been thrust into new relationships with those very traditions they hold so dear. State of the Re:Union explores how the city is negotiating that tension between the old and the new - from race relations to po boys to combating crime - five years after the storm.
Monday, September 24th
The 1998 landmark agreement between tobacco companies and the states mandated that the states use the multi-billion dollar settlement to deal with the enormous public health problems posed by tobacco use in the United States. Join us for the Monday morning Zine at 8:30 as we talk with the executive producer of Addiction Incorporated, a film that looks at how the case came to be settled.
Tuesday, September 25th
The Bureau of Land Management has extended the public comment deadline for an environmental assessment of more than 12,000 acres in Southwest Colorado that are proposed for natural-gas and oil-lease sales. Tune in to the Tuesday morning Zine at 8:30 for another edition of Pandora's Box and a discussion of what these potential leases could mean for the environment and your health.
Wednesday, September 26th
Writer M. John Fayhee is the editor of the iconic Mountain Gazette and a prominent author of quirky outdoor stories. Join us for the Wednesday morning Zine at 8:30 to hear about his latest works and his unique approach to writing about the exotic and mundane aspects of life in the great outdoors.
Thursday, September 27th
The Cortez Community Garden is a place where both kids and grown-ups can learn about planting, tending, and harvesting fresh foods. Tune in to the Thursday morning Zine at 8:30 for a discussion of what is happening at the community garden and how you can get involved.
Friday, September 28th
The rate of suicide and incarceration among veterans has risen dramatically in the past few years. Join us for the Friday morning Zine at 8:30 for KSJD's monthly veterans affairs program as we continue the discussion of what local veterans are doing to help servicemen and women as they face society's challenges.