KSJD Interviews

Weekdays during Morning Edition at 7:30am or 8:40am

KSJD interviews cover a wide variety of topics and issues. Tune in at 7:30am or 8:40am on weekday mornings during Morning Edition for interviews that inform and empower our community! An archive of past interviews is below.

Sunflower Theatre

One play, three actors, and all of Shakespeare’s comedies, histories and tragedies. How does it work?

CV Wells on His Unlikely Return to Music

Jun 21, 2019

Singer-songwriter CV Wells performs at the Sunflower Theatre Saturday as a benefit for the For Pets' Sake Humane Society. KSJD's Tom Yoder talked with Wells about his career path in music, the inspiration for his songwriting, and what to expect at his concert.

Catching Up With the Cortez Public Library

Jun 6, 2019

The Cortez Public Library provides many services to the community, including programs for early childhood literacy, adult learning, and celebrating local authors. KSJD's Tom Yoder talked with Eric Ikenouye, the Cortez Public Library Director, about some of their services and programs, and their Literary Festival on June 7th and 8th.

Courtesy of Claude Bourbon

Guitar virtuoso Claude Bourbon performs at the Sunflower Theatre on Thursday. He brings a unique mix of Middle Eastern and Spanish musical stylings along with a healthy dose of American blues. In this musical feature, KSJD's Tom Yoder has more on what to expect from this European music phenom.

Daniel Rayzel

June 1 will mark the one-year anniversary of the 416 Fire starting north of Durango in the San Juan National Forest. The fire burned 54,000 acres — an area larger than Mesa Verde National Park — and took two months to be contained.

But even with that one-year anniversary coming up, one question lingers: What started the 416 Fire?