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Non-profit News
2:00 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Giving Fund Makes Progress to $1 Million Goal

Originally aired on July 23, 2013.

A program called the Women's Giving Fund, organized by the Park City Community Foundation, aims to raise a million dollars in a year. And it's made for significant progress since launching in late March. Rick Brough has more.

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Summit County Government
2:00 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

County Puts Grass-fed Beef Business Up For Sale

Originally aired July 23, 2013.  

The Summit County Beef program has operated for three years. Now the Summit County government is ready to send it off into the private sector. The program is up for bid, to be sold to a for-profit entity. Rick Brough has more.

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Utah Legislature
2:00 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Powell Comments On Swallow

  Originally aired on July 23, 2013.

Park City's representative to the Utah House, Kraig Powell, says it's very disappointing that the legislature had to convene last week to consider corruption allegations against John Swallow, the state's top law enforcement official. Rick Brough has more.

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Utah Law
2:00 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Activists Target Utah's 'Agricultural-Gag' Law

  Originally aired on July 23, 2013.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Animal-welfare activists say they will fight a Utah law that prohibits undercover filming at agricultural operations. Rick Brough has more.

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Liquor Laws
2:00 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Debate Over Pending Alcohol Board Restaurant Rule

  Originally aired on July 23, 2013.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – The Utah Legislature tried earlier this year to clarify one of the state’s restrictive liquor laws – that restaurants cannot serve alcohol unless a patron is ordering food. Rick Brough has more.

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State & Regional
1:45 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Two Fatalites In Crash

Originally aired on July 22, 2013.

Two women died Saturday afternoon in a head-on collision on Interstate 80 east of Echo. Rick Brough has more.

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Environment
1:15 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

This Green Earth - July 30, 2013

Hosts Chris Cherniak and Nell Larson welcome entomologist Dennis vanEnglesdorp to This Green to talk about his recent paper on the health of bees gathering pollen from plants sprayed with insecticides and other chemicals. The the policy director of HEAL Utah Matt Pacenza talks about why the state needs to pursue cleaner renewable energy resource and why the public should be involved.

vanEnglesdorp's TED Video:

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Park City History Bits
12:50 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Park City History Bits - July 18, 2013

Did you know Park City’s rich and famous have been making tabloid fodder for more than 100 years?

This is Hope Woodside with your weekly Park City History Bit.

If People magazine had existed a century ago, Utah’s Silver Queen, Susanna Bransford, would have dominated the cover. Her Park City mining fortune and flamboyant lifestyle made her a darling of national magazines and newspapers. After all, she married and outlived four husbands, including a Russian prince.

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