Tribes in the Colorado River basin have been marginalized for more than a century in discussions of western water development. A few recent moments are beginning to change that dynamic. With a big drought agreement inked and a landmark study finished, tribes are increasingly calling for a seat at the table to negotiate the river’s future. And later in the news, we speak with Gavin Dahl, president of Rocky Mountain Community Radio. KZMU is currently hosting the RMCR conference, where we exchange ideas with an awesome coalition of community radio stations across the West.