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12:49 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

Cool Science Radio - April 10, 2014

Lynn and John talk about the Global Precipitation Measurement Core Observatory satellite with Dr. Dalia Kirschbaum of NASA. Part of the mission's goal is to improve forecasting of extreme events that cause natural disasters. This leads to the next guest, Jacob Lowenstern, Scientist in charge of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory. Yellowstone National Park sits atop one of the world's largest super-volcanos.

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Garden News
12:00 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

Community Gardens Closes To Focus On Education

Based on a survey of its supporters, Summit Community Gardens has decided to close down its community gardens and instead focus on education. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Glenwood Cemetery
11:55 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Glenwood Unsuccessful In Ending Lawsuit

The Glenwood Cemetery Association was unsuccessful in a motion to Third District Court Thursday morning, which would have resolved a wrongful-death lawsuit filed against the Glenwood, involving a four-year-old boy who died when a headstone accidentally fell on him.

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Jury Duty Scam
11:24 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Scam Asks For Personal Info To Cancel Arrest

The Utah State Courts is advising residents not to be fooled by a jury duty scam that continues to persist throughout the country. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

For more information on jury duty, log on to the Utah State Courts' website.

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Marriage Equality
10:32 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Federal Judges Split On Same-sex Marriage Ruling

One day into the hearing on District Robert Shelby's ruling declaring Utah's same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, judges on a Federal appeals court are divided and a ruling is not expected for several months. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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GSA Club
10:01 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Dabakis Visits GSA Club At Park City High

Jim Dabakis at Park City High's lecture hall.
Credit Park City High Gay-Straight Alliance Facebook page

After being recognized as one of the Top 5 Gay Straight Alliance groups in the nation, the Park City High School GAS received a special visitor this week, to share his very public story about what it means to live openly gay in Utah. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Boyer Tech Park
5:08 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Jasper Aims To Define Process To Help Fill Tech Park

Summit County Manager Bob Jasper announced Wednesday he's going to sign an Amendment for the Boyer Tech Park's Development Agreement, which allows him to decide if a proposed tenant fits with the uses permitted in the project.

Jasper said the intent is to set up a predictable, transparent process, so a business can find out, early on, if it is compatible with the Tech Park's guidelines. Rick Brough has more.

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Water Resources
1:34 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

Water Tool For City Starts This Month

Park City Municipal this month will roll out the new WaterSmart program helping residents know if they're keeping up with the Joneses in terms of water use and conservation. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Healthy Lifestyle
12:25 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

The Mountain Life - April 9, 2014

 

Tim Henney and Lynn ware Peek talk air & water quality, wood burning fireplaces, car emission lights and septic tanks with Rich Bullough, director of the Summit County Health Department. The, members of the Park City High School Academic Decathlon team...it's the club a lot of adults wish they had been part of. What does it take to master at the state and national level like the PCHS team does each year?

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Snyderville Planning Commission
11:44 am
Wed April 9, 2014

Hyatt House Needs More Time In Front Of Planning Commission

A Hyatt House Hotel in Sandy.

The developers of the Hyatt House Hotel along Highway 224 were hoping to get to a public hearing on their final site plan after Tuesday's work session with the Snyderville Planning Commission. But, they were told instead that they need another meeting with the panel. Rick Brough has more.

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