Four Corners Public Radio
Published November 17, 2021 at 2:03 PM MST
used with permission of Alex Cloud / Bonny Kent
Jeremy Wade Shockley/
Hear this story and others on the Native Braids website.

Alex Cloud remembers his grandfather Bonny Kent. Bonny Kent was a roper and cattleman, served on Southern Ute Tribal Council, and was a role model and father figure for Alex growing up.

Alex Cloud is a member of the Southern Ute Tribe. He lives in Ignacio, Colorado.

Native Braids is a co-production of KSUT Tribal Radio and independent producer Adam Burke

When to listen on KSUT:

Native Braids episodes can be heard on both Tribal Radio and Four Corners Public Radio at approximately the following times (actual time may vary slightly due
to story length):

Mondays and Wednesdays:

at approx 7:50 AM during Morning Edition

Tuesdays and Thursdays:

at approx 5:50 PM during All Things Considered

Read more about Native Braids for Native American Heritage Month.