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We want you to join the conversation. Email your questions to News@kbut.org.
Community Matters airs every other Monday at 6pm. Archived episodes are below.
Archived Episodes and Excerpts
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KBUT’s Community Matters airs live every other Monday. The show is hosted by KBUT News Director Christopher Biddle, and veteran Gunnison County journalist Chris Rourke.
Our guests for Monday, January 25th included Gunnison County Public Health Director Reynolds, High Country News reporter Nick Bowlin, and Ian Havlick of the Crested Butte Avalanche Center.
We also spoke with two members of the Crested Butte community that have suffered long term affects of COVID-19. Join us for a powerful interview with COVID19 survivors Jay Prentiss and Rob Carney.
Our guests were June Gruber, Associate Professor of Psychology for University of Colorado Boulder; Melanie Armstrong, lead researcher tracking user traffic in the Crested Butte Backcountry; and Ian Havlick and Zach Guy of the Crested Butte Avalanche Center.
Our guests for Monday Nov. 20, 2020 were Gunnison County Public Health Nurse Laura McLoughlin and CPR Health Reporter John Daly. We also caught up with Zach and Ian at the Crested Butte Avalanche Center for our regular Backcountry Update.
This show was originally broadcast live on KBUT, Monday Nov. 19. It was co-hosted by Christopher Biddle and Chris Rourke. The guests were Scott Morrill, Gunnison County Emergency Manager; and Kevin Blecha, a biologist and mountain lion expert with Colorado Parks and Wildlife.
We talk with Havlick about how CBAC is preparing for the anticipated new wave of backcountry users headed to Crested Butte.
Coming up on Community Matters