Sat December 29, 2012
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Wynton & Willie Sing The Blues

The 2008 album 'Two Men With The Blues'
Blue Note Records

I could write about Wynton Marsalis for a month and still leave a lot out. The same can be said of Willie Nelson.

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Sat December 29, 2012
Garden Report

Prune Trees This Winter

Wikimedia Commons

This time of year, snow covered bare tree branches can create some eye-catching silhouettes. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says enjoy the winter landscape and do a little gardening.

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Fri December 28, 2012

Colorado's Worst Fire Season In A Decade Continues

A tree engulfed by flames in the Mount Saint Francois area of Colorado Springs in June.
Master Sgt. Jeremy Lock U.S. Air Force

Colorado’s worst fire season since 2002 has yet to be fully extinguished. Despite recent snowfall the Fern Lake Fire continues to smolder in Rocky Mountain National Park, and has been since October.

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Fri December 28, 2012

As Oil Boom Grows, Cities Plan For Possible Bust

A zoning map of the City of Greeley
Nathan Heffel KUNC


Fri December 28, 2012
Law Enforcement

Police Deaths Fall In 2012; Colorado Ranks Third In Nation

deltaMike Flickr - Creative Commons

The number of law enforcement officers who died on the job decreased this year by nearly 23 percent compared to 2011. In Colorado, 6 police officers died in the the line of duty.

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