Marty Durlin KVNF Interim News Director She is a writer, reporter and playwright currently living in Paonia, CO. She served as the station manager for KGNU in Boulder, CO for 21 years, and has written several successful musicals. Email Marty@kvnf.org
Ali Lightfoot, KVNF's Program Director is host and producer of KVNF's public affairs programs, "Local Motion" and Bringin' it Home". Ali also trains and schedules KVNF Djs and programming. Email Ali@kvnf.org
Brian Cambria, is a KVNF News Host and former member of the KVNF Board. He hosts and helps create the local newscast each weekday morning and has lived on the Western Slope for ten years. Email Brian@kvnf.org in transportation
Bente Birkland is our Capital Coverage Reporter. She has been reporting on state legislative issues for Rocky Mountain Community Radio stations since 2006. She covers important bills, discussions, and the positions of our state legislators.
Tamie Meck KVNF Sports Reporter. She provides a weekly sports report for KVNF, and travels throughout Delta County and beyond to photograph athletes and interview players and coaches, a beat she also covers for the "Delta County Independent".
We are very proud of the growth of our local news reporting here at KVNF in the last few years. Besides a daily local newscast, KVNF also offers sports reporting, environmental stories and in-depth coverage of issues affecting our listening community. Meet the KVNF News Team!
Award winning rural service network, KVNF Community Radio, seeks a forward thinking and creative General Manager to lead our mission driven broadcast organization into the future. We are looking for a well-organized leader who combines strong communication and managerial skills with a vision for making community radio essential. KVNF offers the General Manager an excellent opportunity to work with a committed Board of Directors and enthusiastic staff, while leading an outstanding community broadcast organization into the future.
KVNF is a staff/volunteer-based multi-platform community radio station serving western Colorado, with studios and business offices located in Paonia.
KVNF provides eclectic music, news, public affairs, arts and entertainment programming 24/7 for a multi-aged audience that is culturally and economically diverse. KVNF’s signal reaches listeners in an area the size of Connecticut, airing programming and points of view that promote and enhance understanding among our dispersed listening audience while strengthening democratic values.
Colorado is now the 8th state in the country to allow civil unions for same sex couples. Governor John Hickenlooper signed the measure into law on Thursday in front of an enthusiastic crowd. Bente Birkeland has more from the state capitol.
Governor John Hickenlooper signed a trio of gun control bills on Wednesday, just hours after news broke that Colorado’s top corrections officer had been gunned down in his home. While the moment was overshadowed by the news of Tom Clements death, gun rights groups say they will use the gun legislation as part of a campaign to try and remove Democrats from power. Bente Birkeland reports from the capitol.