KPCW Book Review - The Immortal Irishman

Mar 15, 2017
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Journalist and Author Timothy Egan's new book gives a stirring account of an Irish Revolutionary who became an American hero. Amy Mills has this month's review of "The Immortal Irishman."

The Mountain Life - March 15, 2017

Mar 15, 2017

  Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney are joined by Amy Roberts, someone we visit with frequently but usually she is in a supporting role, this time we talk with Amy about the release of her new book, "Remorse.Then Dr. James Doty, professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at Stanford University and director of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education about his study of the connection between the head and the heart and his book,"Into the Magic Shop."Finally,  Josh Hobson who is organizing the Park City satellite of the global March for Science on April 22nd.

 

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Park City High School students and teachers were quick to the response Monday afternoon after reports of hate speech surfaced on three apartment buildings across the street from the high school. Leslie Thatcher has more.

Local News Hour - March 15, 2017

Mar 15, 2017

On today’s program, Author and former CEO of Charles Schwab, David Pottruck, is this year's guest for the Community Leadership presentation on Monday, March 20th.  Park City Manager Diane Foster discusses the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting and planner Hannah Tyler provides background on the Land Management Code Amendments and Storefront Enhancement Program. Pete Stoughten and Rob Harter with the Christian Center promote their upcoming Easter Basket program and have a construction update.

Salt Lake County Council voted against giving any money to save Bonanza Flat.   The Executive Director of Utah Open Lands calls the decision "devastating."   KPCW's Renai Bodley talked to Wendy Fisher the night of the council's vote:  

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Midway has jumped on the Bonanza Flat bandwagon.  The city council voted last week to give money to Park City's effort to buy and preserve the land.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story: 

All but one of the seven warmest U.S. winters on record have occurred since 1997, with three of those recorded in the 2010’s.  Joining Chris and Nell in the first part of the show is Brian McInerney, Senior Hydrologist with The National Weather Service. Brian discusses what our winter was like here in Utah. Then, in the second part of the program, author Dan Eagan talks about  his book, The Death and Life of the Great Lakes.

On today’s program, Summit County manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting including an uipdate on the Summit County Fair masterplan.

Mountain Money - March 13, 2017

Mar 13, 2017

On today’s program Larry and Doug talk with Mike Quincy, the Car Editor from Consumer Reports magazine about the 2017 Auto issue. The second guest is Daniel O’Bannon, Director of Utah Division of Consumer protection about frauds and scams across Utah.  The final guest is Corey Finlay from Team Rubicon, a global disaster response organization. 

On today’s program, UtahPolicy.com Managing Editor Bryan Schott has his final 2017 legislative update. Summit County planner Amir Caus  talks about Tuesday’s  Snyderville Basin planning commission agenda. Park City Housing Specialist Rhoda Stauffer and Community Liaison Lynn Peek have details on Wednesday’s open house of upcoming Park City capital projects.

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