Giving A Bleep

If you go see Park City’s local production called Giving A Bleep, you get to decide how much you want to pay for the performance.  Proceeds go to the charity of your choice.  Last year they raised $18,000.00.  Carolyn Murray has this:  

Paul Hewitt, Park City Fire Service District Chief

 Wild weather hit the Park City area Friday afternoon.  High winds downed power lines, causing electricity outages and a wildfire in Summit County.  According to Paul Hewitt, Park City Fire District Chief, a fire burned between two and three acres east of Interstate 40 and North of Interstate 248.  No one was injured and no structures were threatened. The nearest development is Black Rock near Browns Canyon, which is about a half mile away.  Hewitt says the fire started near a power pole.  Despite high winds, firefighters controlled the blaze within thirty minutes.

The Morning Mix - October 20, 2017

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Today on the Morning Mix, John and Christie welcome Michelle Moonshine who performs live during the program.  Then Josh Wartena from Sundance Resort Event Marketing  tells of all the event happening this fall at the resort.  The last guest, Tanner Mauldin, has news of a haunted house in Heber.

Local News Hour - October 20, 2017

Oct 20, 2017

On today’s program,  Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt who has an update of this month's edition of "What's That with Pat? Executive Director of Nordic Sport, Billy Demong has details on the first ever Nordic Women’s Ski Jumping National Team and Anette Verlarde founder and co-writer of Giving A Bleep talks about  this year's show which opens next Friday and runs for two weekends.

Heidi Franco Seeks a Second Term on Heber City Council.

Oct 20, 2017
Heidi Franco

Heidi Franco has been interested in government since she was 14.  She’s running for a second term on the Heber City. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, a Master’s in Public Administration and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Utah. Carolyn Murray has this:  

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  The Peace House offers prevention education activities throughout the year.  To raise awareness, they’ll hold a few extra events throughout October. Carolyn Murray has this:  

The school district plans to install perimeter fencing around each of the elementary schools.  This is just one piece of several efforts to make schools safer in the event of an emergency.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Salt Lake City has taken the first step in bringing back the Winter Olympics to Utah and Park City. At a press conference Thursday, a number of Park City residents were named to serve on what’s called a OEC – an Olympic Exploratory Committee.  Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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A group of elected Utah leaders are looking at potentially hosting another Olympic Winter Games.  On Monday, they announced the formation of an official Olympic/Paralympic Exploratory Committee (OEC).    

Cool Science Radio - October 19, 2017

Oct 19, 2017

On Cool Science Radio this morning John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek speak with web consultant Sara  Wachter - Boettcher about how in technology, sexism and cultural and ethnic bias abounds  -- from ride-hailing app's to Siri. Then they speak with investigative journalist Adam Piore about advances in bioengineering from regenerating limbs to overcoming amnesia.

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