Brian Larson

News Director

I joined KUNC in 1993 as the local host of All Things Considered. Since then I've worked my way through every job there is in the news department finally settling in as News Director in 2008. It's a privilege to work with a talented and dedicated staff covering Colorado news each day. And to think that I had never listened to public radio prior to coming to KUNC.




Fri April 22, 2011
State Capitol

Republicans Renew Their Call to Finish Redistricting Work

Creative Commons

Lawmakers are taking Good Friday off as the legislative session moves into its final weeks. But that’s not stopping Republican members of the bipartisan committee on redistricting from renewing their calls to finish the job after hitting an impasse.

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Thu April 21, 2011
Edward R. Murrow Awards

KUNC Wins Four Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards


The Radio Television Digital News Association has recognized KUNC reporters Grace Hood and Kirk Siegler with four regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for excellence in journalism. The awards were given in region three in the U.S., which includes Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.

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Mon April 18, 2011
Colorado Wildfires

Crystal Fire Human Caused, Arrest Expected

The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office announced on Monday that the 2,940 acre Crystal Fire was caused by a property owner’s son who was burning a slash pile.

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Fri April 15, 2011

President Obama's Budget Response

Raj Chohan

President Obama responded this week to a recent Republican budget deficit proposal with his own plan. It’s just one of the topics that our media partners at Colorado Inside Out are talking about.


Tue April 12, 2011
State Politics

Redistricting Map Delayed Amid Partisan Arguments

Colorado Statesman

A bipartisan panel charged with redrawing Colorado’s Congressional boundaries was supposed to have a draft map ready this week – but that’s not going to happen.

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