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12:58 pm
Tue May 27, 2014

This Green Earth - May 27, 2014

Professor Emeritus Stephen Kellert joins Nell and Chris in the first half of the show to discuss his book: "Birthright: People and Nature in the Modern World".  After that, they discuss some items in the news including record carbon dioxide concentrations in the northern hemisphere.

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The Story Mine
5:10 pm
Sun May 25, 2014

The Story Mine - May 25, 2014

To delight you today, our spotlight is on Folk Tales from all over the world. Accomplished storyteller Elly Reidy retells "The Scholar and the Bird"; Liz Weir recounts her telling of an iconic Irish tale, "Jack and the Magic Horse", Julie Barnson of the Utah Storytelling Guild shares a folktale from Denmark called "Blockhead Hans". 

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PCMR VS Talisker
5:25 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

Vail Hasn't Won The Hearts Of Park City

While Vail may have prevailed over Park City Mountain Resort in a judge's ruling, it doesn't win as the entity that has the community in mind - according to one local business leader. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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PCMR VS Talisker
5:22 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

PCMR Made A Mistake On Their Lease Expire

Third District Court Judge Ryan Harris covered a lot of topics in his 80+ page opinion last week, but a principal finding is that Park City Mountain Resort mistakenly let the lease expire on over 3,000 acres of their ski mountain.
How did it happen? The judge's ruling says the answer is still elusive. Rick Brough has more.

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Wanship
5:18 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

Suicide In Wanship Takes A Toll On The Town

A Wanship resident was found dead, an apparent suicide, Thursday afternoon near the Weber River. Rick Brough has more.

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Environment
5:09 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

Environmental Groups Suing The U.S. District Court

An environmental group hoping to halt a Uinta Basin drilling project is suing federal officials in U.S. District Court. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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events
11:48 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Fun Friday - May 23, 2014

Memorial Day weekend is the summer season opener to summer fun. Today's first guest, Lisa Hough, who talks about the Heber Valley Memorial Run. Chef Scott helps us get ready for grilling season!

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Resort Judgement
1:53 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Full Interview With Mayor And Manager

Mayor Jack Thomas and City Manager Diane Foster
Credit parkcity.org

The day after Third District Judge Ryan Harris delivered his judgment on nine motions in the PCMR versus Talisker/Vail lawsuit, Park City's Mayor Jack Thomas and City Manager Diane Foster came in to the KPCW studios to sit down with Lynn Ware Peek and discuss how this will affect the town and the area. Their full interview follows.

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science and technology
1:30 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Cool Science Radio - May 22, 2014

John and Lynn first talk to Dr. Eric Thacker, Assistant Professor at Utah State University, who studies range management. He explains how how the grazing capacity of any given allotment is determined and how wildlife and cattle get counted. Then, Joseph Finder, author of "Suspicion". Joseph is a New York Times Best Seller and "master of the modern thriller".

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Resort Judgement
11:20 am
Thu May 22, 2014

PCMR Has One Chance Left In Lawsuit

Park City Mountain Resort had little good news Wednesday from Third District Judge Ryan Harris, who ruled against the Resort on virtually every claim and massive opinion.

He did leave one claim partially intact, however, saying the Resort can continue to litigate there.

The Resort says it suffered financial damages relating to the lease it held on the ski mountain owned by Talisker. Although the Resort missed a deadline to renew the lease in April 2011, Talisker didn't give notice for eight months that it considered the lease to be expired. Rick Brough has more.

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