The deadline to submit comments to the U.S. Forest Service on the proposed Tesoro pipeline is this Monday, March 17th. Given that, the Summit County Council Wednesday reviewed their concerns and comments, and directed their staff to pass those on to the Feds.
Lynn and John start the show with Jonathan Rottenberg, psychologist and author of "The Depths: The Evolutionary Origins of the Depression Epidemic". Rottenberg explains depression in evolutionary terms. In the second half, Mary Hall and the Skeleton Crew from the Lego League. 48 teams, ages 9-14, competed n the 4th annual Utah FIRSTLEGO League, an organization that promotes innovation, science and technology.
For children who have to squint at the blackboard because their families are uninsured, now there's hope as the People's Health Clinic and Vail Resorts are teaming up to provide eye exams and glasses. Rick Brough has more.
It's unlikely that a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court this week will have ramifications for Park City's Rail Trail. As KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports, those who were involved in turning the unused rail bed into a 26-mile linear state park in the 1980s believe the local trail rights are protected.
Tim and Lynn speak with Dr. Terry Wahls, author of The Wahls Protocol, about the diet and practices she used to dampen the effects of her crippling multiple sclerosis. Then, Karin Carestia of Alpine Apothecary and Marcia Scoville of All For Women Healthcare about the connection between stress and women's hormones.
The Swaner EcoCenter and Park City Municipal are hosting a panel discussion that's free to the public. The event on Tuesday, the 18th is looking at air quality issues around Park City and Summit County. Rick Brough has more.