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  On this morning’s 100 show anniversary we celebrate with guest performing live in two studios for two hours.  In the first segment, John and Jude welcome Musician Joel Pack in studio “A” who performs live in Studio.  Then in segment two we switch to studio “B” where Christie welcomes the Group Grapegrass who performs three songs.  Then it’s back to Studio “A” where Robert Bartko performs.

In the second hour of the 100 programs special, Robyn Cage sings and plays the keyboard followed by the Group Mister Sister.

Local News Hour - August 19, 2016

Aug 19, 2016

  On today’s program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Charlie Sturgis with Mountain Trails Foundation about the closure of Jenny’s as the EPA goes in to clean up tens of thousands of cubic yards of mining waste. Larry White ,the CEO of TCFC, has details about a public open house on Tuesday as the company readies a revised masterplan for the 3.8 million square feet of development still to do at the base of Canyons Village and mid-mountain. Wasatch County Manager Mike Davis has updates on a number of development projects, including the new military hotel and Mayflower master plan.

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The Park Silly Sunday Market is going to be without wine and hard liquor for two of its remaining days.  KPCW’s Renai Bodley has that story.

  On today’s program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council Member Kim Carson about the proposed ballot and transportation measures. Swaner EcoCenter Director Nell Larson has a preview of some upcoming events and Snyderville Basin Water Reclamation District Director Mike Luers reports that due to a cooperative effort of water users in the Snyderville Basin, thousands of fish were saved last month.

THINC - the group opposed to the Treasure Hill development is getting serious - as the Park City Planning Commission continues its review of the development's application. Leslie Thatcher has this update.

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For the last 30 years, the idea of developing the Treasure Hill master plan has languished as Park City's real estate market has ebbed and flowed. Today, the aging property owners are committed to seeing the process through and then, will likely sell it. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Cool Science Radio - August 18, 2016

Aug 18, 2016

  John and guest co-host Alex Butwinski talk with Meg Leta Jones, author of Ctrl + Z The Right to Be Forgotten. This is going on your permanent record!” is a threat that has never held more weight than it does in the Internet Age, when information lasts indefinitely. The ability to make good on that threat is as democratized as posting a Tweet or making blog. Data about us is created, shared, collected, analyzed, and processed at an overwhelming scale.

Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter - Utah State University

The Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter is hosting another traveling exhibit and it opens next week. KPCW’s Melissa Allison has more.

Wasatch County residents may have questions about an increase in their property taxes.  And now they have a new tool to help them find their way through the tax maze.  You may want to check it out before a truth-in-taxation public hearing tomorrow (Thursday) night:   KPCW’s Renai Bodley explains.

Click here to see the truth-in-taxation video from Wasatch County School District.

Summit County Clerk Requesting Voter Information

Aug 17, 2016
Weber County Utah

The election is fast approaching and Summit County is making sure they dot all of their “i’s” and crossing all of their “t’s.” KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

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