On today's program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Robert Grow - the CEO of Envision Utah with the first of the results from this spring's survey of nearly 53,000 Utahns. Sandy Cho from the Utah Olympic Park and two local climbers talk about this week's Psicobloc Competition with a cash purse of $20k. Summit County Sheriff Justin Martinez has the latest about Hilary Clinton's visit to Park City. Superintendent Ember Conley has released her recommendation about how the  school board should move forward with master planning.

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Larry Warren and Doug Wells talk with Doug Swansen, author of Blood Aces: The Wild Ride of Benny Binion, the Texas Gangster Who Created Vegas the Texas Gangster Who Created Vegas Poker. Blood Aces tells the story of Binion’s crucial role in shaping modern Las Vegas.  His formula was simple: run a good business, cultivate the big boys, kill your enemies, and own the cops.

On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Carol Agle and Rick Shand from the Park City Board of Realtors who have news about the second quarter numbers. Park City Council Member Andy Beerman has the highlights from Thursday's city council meeting, including a discussion how to deal with property owners who are renting out their homes illegally.

Following the conclusion of this weekend's Park City Arts Festival, the Kimball Art Center will be very busy making the move to its new location on Kearns Blvd. Leslie Thatcher has more.

If nothing changes after receiving a few outstanding reports, the members of the Park City School District Master Planning Committee will have a final recommendation for the Park City school board. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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John and Peggy speak with Mel Harker,  the cannoneer who fires the cannon, during the Utah Symphony's performance of the 1812 overture at Deer Valley this weekend.

Melanie  Devaney performs live in studio. Melanie will be performing during the Arts Festival this weekend

And... golf tips from Amanda Keith at GolfTech

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Johns first guest this morning was Pierre   Sokolsky who is the distinguished professor of physics and astronomy from the   University of Utah. Physicists plan a $6.4 million expansion of the $25 million             Telescope Array Observatory in Utah so they can zero in on a “hotspot” that    seems to be a source of the most powerful particles in the universe:    ultrahigh-energy cosmic rays.

On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Summit County Council Member Chris Robinson about the plan for Summit County to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 15% in 15 years. Park City Mountain Resort  Chief Operating Officer Bill Rock reveals the thinking behind the new combined resort logo and brand. The Park City School District Master Planning Committee has what it thinks are its final recommendations to the school board. Nancy Garrison and Rory Murphy have the latest.

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Park City turned out to find out what the new look and name of the town's namesake combined resort would be. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Whole Foods executives were in Park City recently to speak with community members about the vision for the new store. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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