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Local Faces
3:22 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Local Eye Doctor Is The Subject Of New Book

Originally aired July 24, 2013.  

A new book explores the efforts of two eye doctors - one based in Park City, the other in Nepal - who are working to overcome preventable blindness in Asia and Africa. Rick Brough has more.

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County Taxes
3:01 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Carson On Possible County Tax Increases

Originally aired on July 12, 2013.

Tax increases and financial audits were on the agenda for the Summit County Council this week, as Council member Kim Carson noted in her KPCW interview Thursday. Rick Brough has more.

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Health
2:41 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

The Mountain Life - July 31, 2013

Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney find out the benefits of human ordinariness, especially as a antidote to the culture of overachievement, with David McRaney, author of You Are Now Less Dumb. Next, they'll travel with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Philip Caputo, whose new book just came out: The Longest Road: Overland in Search of Americas, from Key West to the Arctic Circle.

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Park City History Bits
2:22 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Park City History Bits - July 25, 2013

Premiered July 25, 2013 

Did you ever wonder why a siren goes off in Old Town every night?

This is Diane Foster, with your weekly Park City History Bit.

Lots of locals have their own theories why the siren goes off every night – from calling home miners from the bordellos and bars to checking that everyone made it out of the mines alive. The truth, however, is more practical and nostalgic.

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Business
2:10 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Heber Railroad Looking For Investors

The Heber Valley Railroad is looking for public investments to ensure the continued operation of the historic railway. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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