Nathan Heffel

Reporter/All Things Considered Host

I’ve has always been fascinated with radio, from competing in the 'radio broadcasting' category for my middle school forensics team, to DJ'ing a late night college radio show at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin where I earned my Political Science degree. 

Most recently I was the Public Affairs/ News Manger at KUVO FM as well as the local Denver host of PRI’s “The Takeaway” [a morning news show]. I started my career as an Assistant Producer for the multi-award winning Kelly, Mudflap and JoJo Morning Show on KYGO FM.

I’ve covered many local events including the Windsor, CO tornado, the 2008 Democratic National Convention, and the 2010 Four Mile Canyon fire.  

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2:29pm

Tue March 12, 2013
Politics

Udall: Senate Funding For Watershed Protection A 'Big Victory' For Colorado

The confluence of the Cache la Poudre and the North Fork of the Cache la Poudre, near Seaman Reservoir, 60 miles north of Denver.
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9:30am

Sun March 10, 2013
Business

Will Colorado's PUC Take The Car Keys Away From Uber Denver? [UPDATED]

The Uber app in action on iPhone
Nathan Heffel KUNC

Uber has faced off against taxi companies and public utility commissions over its smartphone car service in other major cities. Now it faces that fight again in Denver.

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6:00am

Fri March 8, 2013
Community

Greeley-Evans District 6 Newcomer Program Essential For Refugee Youth

Greeley-Evans School District 6

You used to be able to count the number of refugee children enrolled in Greeley-Evans District 6 schools on your hands. In 2007 there were 10.

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8:41am

Thu March 7, 2013
Community

The Global Refugee Center: A Community Within A Community

A language learning class at the Global Refugee Center in Greeley.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

Colorado is fast becoming a home to refugees from war ravaged areas like Somalia, Afghanistan and Iraq.

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5:00am

Wed March 6, 2013
On The Road

Welcome to Colorado, Where We Hike & Bike – But Drive To Work

CDOT Facebook page Colorado Department of Transportation

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