Eric Goold

Eric Goold moved to Paonia in 2008. His career as a journalist spans more than 15 years, mostly as a sports writer for both daily and weekly newspapers in four different states. His background in radio began at KVNF in 2012 when he became a volunteer DJ hosting the Emotional Rescue show. He did a stint as KVNF's morning news host in 2014 and came back in 2016 to host Morning Edition as well as produce and host KVNF's Regional Newscast.

Goold is proud to carry on a strong tradition of community journalism at KVNF and works hard to maintain the standard established by the volunteers and professionals who created the KVNF News department. When he has free time he likes to walk his 12 year old pitbull Isabel around town.

  • Murder conviction handed out in case of deceased girls in Norwood trial
  • Efforts to lower cost of insurance premiums in Colorado starting to manifest
  • Hickenlooper, Bennet still trailing in polls headed to 2nd Presidential debate

  • Nelson Ditch fire outside Norwood, Arizona wildfires contribute to heavy smoke in region
  • Attorney General Phil Weiser meeting and greeting on the Western Slope
  • Weiser says local mental health resources, drug prevention programs needed
  • Reactions to the BLM moving part of its headquarters, 27 jobs to Grand Junction

  • Representative Matt Soper returns to Delta County, holds town hall
  • 12 deaths on Colorado waterways represent average compared to other years
  • Reinsurance program to go into effect, Western Slope residents set to gain

  • Veteran walks across America to raise awareness of veteran's issues
  • Operation Song brings together veterans, song writers for music therapy
  • July 17th concert in Montrose will showcase Operation Song
  • Summer meals program available for Colorado students

  • Western Conservative Summit held in Lakewood; Polis, Trump jr. both speak
  • Veteran calls for increased awareness of issues for citizens, military
  • On Hayden Fire 3 year anniversary, Parks and Wildlife seeks return of cutthroats

  • Capitol Coverage of school safety meeting among lawmakers
  • Colorado census officials ready to proceed regardless of Trump's plans
  • Denver one of 10 cities scheduled for roundups, deportations on Sunday
  • Western Conservative Summit starts today, will have special guest speaker
  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife schedules public meeting
  • Petition to repeal Popular Vote law gets enough signatures

  • Town of Paonia issues back flow warning to water users
  • Capitol Coverage of efforts against opioid addiction in state
  • BLM seeking comment on RMP for much of Eastern Colorado
  • Advocates seek reintroduction of gray wolf into the state

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District 3 Commissioner Mark Roeber joins Eric Goold and Felix Belmont for KVNF News and the July edition of the Delta County Commissioners Report. Topics include water issues in the North Fork Valley, oil and gas development, a lawsuit against Delta County is dropped, and the Back the Badge Initiative.

  • Capitol Coverage of new poll of Democrats, Independents
  • New forest plan for large portion of listening area
  • Lawmakers still at work over summer break, talking gun control

  • Petition effort to recall Governor Jared Polis is certified
  • Paonia activist wins decision at state court of appeals
  • Combination of factors has created an epic wildflower season in Crested Butte
  • AARP of Colorado helps effort to bring lower priced Canadian medicines to state

  • Durango & Silverton railroad accused of starting 416 Fire
  • Paonia Police Dept looks for options to deal with loose dogs
  • Palisade Plunge trail system on Grand Mesa set to begin construction
  • Award winning play will be onstage tonight at Paradise Theater

  • Paonia Police purchase a drone for marijuana black market enforcement
  • Capitol Coverage on bill last year that permits computer-read laws on floor
  • Delta County officials unveil first working draft of new land development regs
  • Mesa County voters will be asked to approve bond issue for new GJ high school

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KVNF News speaks with Paonia Police Chief Neal Ferguson about the grant that was used to purchase a drone for the department, which will be used for enforcement against the marijuana black market.

  • BLM releases new RMP for Uncompaghre Field Office
  • Resource management plan proposes opening up vast public lands for oil, gas drilling
  • US House committee passes bill that would protect lands on Thompson Divide
  • Some 20 laws set to go into effect around the state today
  • Viral effort to change name of GJ Rockies gets no help from team management

  • Second Democratic presidential debate doesn't narrow the field
  • Hickenlooper, Bennet seek to get recognized in second presidential debate
  • Paradox Valley facility contributes to rise of earthquakes on Utah, Colorado border
  • Denver Zoo releases boreal toads in West, hoping to save endangered species

  • Colorado candidates for Democratic nomination hardly known nationally
  • Second Democratic debate tonight, Bennet, Hickenlooper hope to get noticed
  • Dramatic increase in acts of vandalism, graffitti on public lands in Utah, Colorado
  • KZMU reporter visits vandalised historic sites on public lands

  • Parks and Wildlife dealing with active mountain lion, deer seasons
  • Berthoud becomes only city in state to ban sale of dogs from puppy mills
  • Montrose hunter fined, penalized for illegally killing a bear in 2017
  • 16-year old young man from Naturita dies in car accident
  • Paonia activist testifies before committee in House of Representatives

  • 5 deaths on Colorado rivers so far this year; danger remains high
  • 2020 Census outreach begins
  • Rural residents of Western Slope at high risk of not being counted in census
  • New trend of forest bathing gaining steam in Colorado communities

  • Pumping groundwater leads to river shortages in West
  • First Democratic Presidential debate this week, 23 candidates running
  • Senator Bennet, former Guv Hickenlooper looking for support in debate
  • New report on well being of state's LGBT population

  • Rural Philanthropy Days brings non profits, donors together for networking
  • State website for fiscal oversight not updated, slow for most users

  • State lawmakers will have more money than they thought next year
  • Back the Badge initiative holds public meetings, two more remain
  • Governor Jared Polis is denied some funding for education program
  • Parks and Wildlife warns paddle boarders: Be Safe, wear PFD's

  • Suicide the no. 1 cause of death for Coloradans aged 10-24
  • KUNC's Luke Runyon files a report on Paonia's water crisis
  • Roads over Uncompaghre Plateau finally cleared, camping limited

  • Delta police respond to gunfight early Saturday morning
  • Colorado Supreme Court rules voters can decide to end TABOR
  • Sentences handed out in deaths of sisters near Norwood in 2017
  • As a state, Colorado ranks in the middle of the pack for child health

  • Colorado has one of the lowest measles vaccination rates in the country
  • Utah proposes a pipeline that would draw off shares of the Colorado River
  • Scientists, engineers meet to discuss threats to water in Mountain West

  • Advocates question Interior Secretary at Western Governors meeting
  • Wyoming plans several dams, reservoirs on Green River
  • Road report: Kebler Pass open, Cottonwood Pass still closed

Don Suppes, District 2, stopped by KVNF studios to talk with Felix Belmont and KVNF morning news host Eric Goold for the June edition of the Delta County Commissioners Report. Topics included mosquito abatement, county facilities, hemp regulations and veteran's issues.

  • Colorado emissions standards conflict with Trump Administration rollbacks
  • Colorado River water supplies dwindle while states continue to ask for more
  • Rare doe attack on woman in Craig raises awareness of danger from animals

  • Effort to put abortion restrictions on the statewide ballot
  • Report from Lake City on current conditions in Hinsdale County
  • Residents of Lake City issued sandbags, flood preparations continue
  • Lawmaker who sponsored Red Flag bill will not face recall

  • Petition effort underway to put popular vote issue to voters
  • Colorado Hemp Advancement Management Program to help hemp producers
  • Deadline to be stakeholder in CHAMP program is Friday

  • Jared Polis to meet with 11 other Western governors in Vail
  • Prisons in Colorado turning into defacto mental health clinics
  • Snowpack melting quickly, rivers up all around the state
  • Gunnison County river closures made due to safety threat

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