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1:07 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Cool Science Radio - May 1, 2014

John and Lynn have Dr. Thalma Lobel, author of "Sensation: The New Science of Physical Intelligence", who is one of the world's leading expert on human behavior. In the second half, David Waltham, author of "Lucky Planet: Why Earth Is Exceptional and What That Means For Life In The Universe". Waltham paints a complex picture of how special Earth's climate really is.

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State & Regional
7:27 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

No Risk To Drink Water From Crash Because Of Oil Leak

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Health and environment officials say there's no risk to Salt Lake City area drinking water from a crude oil spill on Interstate 80 earlier Wednesday.

The Salt Lake County Health Department and Salt Lake City Public Utilities said Wednesday afternoon that the spill in Parley's Creek can be cleaned up before it hits the reservoirs that provide drinking water.

The crash Wednesday morning snarled westbound traffic on the highway and sent two drivers to the hospital with minor injuries.

Park City School District
6:16 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Kevin McIntosh Leaves The Park City School District After This Year

Departing Treasure Mountain Jr. High School assistant principal Kevin McIntosh will leave Park City in July and he'll take with him great memories of the 12 years he's spent in a district he loves. He's also taking this year's Excellent Education award for Treasure Mountain Junior High School. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Municipal
5:42 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

PCMC Seeks Proposals For Fiber Optic Network

Park City Municipal has issued a Request for Proposals to find out what it would cost to build a fiber network for residents and businesses. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Golf Course
5:21 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Canyons To Ask For Change Of Benchmark For Golf Course

Summit County Manager Bob Jasper said he doesn't know what the Canyons Resort will present tomorrow about its 18-hole golf course - and the scheduled completion by September.

He did say the developers have asked to change one of the benchmarks scheduled this summer. Rick Brough has more.

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Healthy Lifestyle
4:37 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

The Mountain Life - April 30, 2014

Lynn and guest co-host John Wells spoke first with NY Times bestselling author Zac Bissonnette, author of Good Advice from Bad People:  Selected Wisdom form Murderers, Stock Swindlers, and Lance Armstrong.

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Local News
4:17 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Alison Butz On Park City's Summer Local Activities

When it's spring in Park City, it's a time for restaurants and other businesses in Old Town to reboot and get ready for the summer - but stay tuned because it's also the time of year for great deals and fun local activities. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Sundance
3:45 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Sundance Film "Alive Inside" Showing

If you missed it at the Film Festival in January, this Thursday evening you can see "Alive Inside," - the runaway audience favorite at Sundance this year. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Traffic Crash
3:40 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Parley's Oil Tanker Spills In Time For Morning Traffic

Traffic was clogged this morning on Interstate 80, between Parley's Summit and Lamb's Canyon, due to a rear-end collision between two semi-trailers that spilled thousands of gallons of oil.

The Utah Highway Patrol says that traffic was down to one lane until about 1 p.m. and some partial closures occurred after that to clean up the oil. Rick Brough has more.

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Environment
10:24 am
Wed April 30, 2014

This Green Earth - April 30, 2014

Nell and Chris first talk bark beetles with Colleen Keyes of the Utah Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands.  Some areas of Utah have had all of their spruce trees killed due to the beetle.   After that, they speak with Republic Services about what NOT to put in your recycling bin.

  

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