Paonia High School

  • Colorado lawmakers in US House react to impeachment hearing
  • State to receive federal land it's been owed since statehood
  • City of Montrose approves first reading of ordinance allowing election cancellations
  • Legendary Paonia High School coach Scott Rienks to be inducted into Hall of Fame

  • New study reveals health risks for those living within 2,000 feet of fracking wells
  • Wildfire update: small blazes flare up on Grand Mesa, also outside of Ridgway
  • Four candidates running for three seats on KVNF Board of Directors
  • Benefit for coach Scott Rienks this evening at Paonia High School

  • Colorado veterans petition Senator Cory Gardner to protect Camp Hale
  • Paonia Eagles win second consecutive 2A state baseball title
  • Miller, Seriani, Schopp lead Eagles to state championship

  • State patrol recording casts doubt on lawmaker's story
  • Bill at statehouse would help Coloradans pay surprise medical fees
  • Science symposium at Paonia High School examines air quality
  • CU professors and mentors team with local students

  • Health insurance rates in Colorado set to rise by over 30 percent
  • Paonia, Meeker matchup highlights big weekend in prep football
  • Town of Paonia to hold special meeting; seeks RFP for sewer line
  • Mesa County Coroner releases data about drug overdose deaths

  • PHS, CU Boulder host air quality science symposium
  • New Mayor in Montrose
  • Lot Street in Montrose to undergo waterline repair
  • Conserve water, save money in Montrose toilet rebate

  • Air Quality science symposium at PHS tonight
  • Lawmakers have many bills left with five weeks remaining
  • Montrose County BoCC votes to eliminate development impact fee
  • BLM seeks public input about change to Arkansas River land management
  • CPW fishing licenses officially in effect for April 1st

West Obsessed: Rural Schools

Dec 2, 2016

As the U.S. transitions from a labor- to a knowledge-based economy, rural communities face a huge challenge. In this episode of West Obsessed, the writers and editors of High Country News discuss how rural schools will be at the forefront of that challenge. 

KVNF Regional Newscast: Monday, Sept. 21, 2015

Sep 21, 2015

  • Rare sighting: moose in Grand Junction
  • State water board awards $5.5M for projects at Montrose meeting
  • Governor submits sage grouse conservation plan to feds
  • Organic agriculture in Colorado continues to grow
  • Governor releases Colorado climate change plan
  • Paonia homecoming parade features vintage car tour

Flight of the Eagle Project

The Flight of the Eagle project  is a collaboration between the Delta County School District, students and the community to raise money for a new track and field at Paonia High School.

KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Apr 7, 2015


  • Roadless Rule gets second look
  • Wildfire near Delta over weekend
  • Proposed lease swap for Thompson Divide
  • Fundraising project hopes to build facilities for Paonia Highschool
  • House takes up budget

Paonia Wins Big At Wrestling State Championships

Feb 26, 2015
Image by Tamie Meck

The Colorado High School State Wrestling Tournament finished up over the weekend.  Once again Paonia was well represented at the top. 

Paonia Back To Back State Champs

Nov 25, 2014
Jake Ryan

Football fans packed into Paonia Town Park last weekend for the Division 1A championship. 

Paul Gibb gives us a rundown of what happened.

Produced by Jake Ryan.

KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

Nov 21, 2014


  • Discussion with coach of Paonia Eagles, returning state champs
  • De Beque approves first pot shop, prepares for revenue
  • Oil and Gas commission hears concerns for autonomy

High Schools Gear Up For Football Finals

Nov 19, 2014
Paonia Eagles, Football, Sports, High School
Tennille Van Vleet

Amid the cold and the snow, Colorado high schools are finishing their football season. 

The Paonia Eagles football team is headed to Buena Vista tomorrow to take on the Demons for the state semi-finals game.