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The Morning Mix - November 10, 2017

Nov 10, 2017

Today on The Morning Mix, JW and Jude are joined in studio by live musical guest Alisha Stockman. Kathy Donnell, Park Ranger and Naturalist for Wasatch Mountain State Park, calls in to discuss the importance of dark skies, and Travis Gilbert, Assistant Golf Pro at Park Meadows Golf Club comes into the studio to share golf fitness tips for every season.

IHC Presents Programs to Fight Opioid Abuse

Nov 9, 2017
IHC Park City Working Together

The Park City Hospital hosted an Opioid discussion, lead by IHC’s President and CEO, Wednesday evening.  The presentation included disturbing statistics about drug and alcohol use in the Park City School District. IHC announced what it plans to do to become a change agent in this epidemic of abuse.  Carolyn Murray has this:  

Park City High School

This is Park City High School’s second year to host Utah College Application week.  Representatives from each college and university across the state will visit the school to help students complete submit their respective college applications. Carolyn Murray has this:  

November 14th Is Deadline for New Net Metering Changes

Nov 9, 2017
Utah Clean Energy.Org

Cool Science Radio - November 9, 2017

Nov 9, 2017

Today on Cool Science John and Lynn’s guests are Chris Fischer,  Chairman and Expedition Leader for OCEARCH. Fischer’s company is a recognized world leader in generating critical scientific data related to tracking and studying great white and tiger sharks and  Dr. Mitch Goldberg, Chief Scientist for NOAA's Joint Polar Satellite System which launches November 14th. This satellite will provide significant technological and scientific advancements in observations used for severe weather prediction and environmental monitoring. 

Carolyn Murray

With the implementation of the new demand-based parking system next month, Park City is trying to figure out where the balloon will bulge when the Old Town parking gets squeezed. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

With the election of city council member Andy Beerman to mayor and planning commissioner Steve Joyce to City Council, there are now two vacancies to fill. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more about how they will be filled.

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council member Doug Clyde who has a recap from Wednesday's meeting. Park City Planning Commission Chairman Adam Strachan discusses last night’s meeting on Treasure Hill. Kate Bowman, Project Manager with Utah Clean Energy discusses the upcoming deadline to secure current solar rates before prices increase later this month and the Youth Sports Report monthly update with Emily Fisher, YSA Executive Director, and Heather Sims, YSA After School Program Director.

More than 30 years ago, the Park City Council approved the masterplan for the Treasure Hill development. Over the years, various attempts have been made to get the project to a point to actually get it out of the ground. That time may be very soon. Leslie Thatcher has this update.

Fencing Around Elementary Schools Moves Ahead

Nov 8, 2017
Parley's Park Elementary School

The school board still is dealing with on-going issues around fencing the elementary schools.  It was not on the agenda in Tuesday’s meeting but continues to be a hot button issue in the district. Kpcw’s Carolyn Murray has this:

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