This Green Earth - May 7, 2013

Jul 30, 2013

Originally aired May 7, 2013.

A new partnership between the owners of the property at Quinn’s Junction slated for a film studio and a Chine fund management company has been forged to explore future business together.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

Originally aired on May 4, 2013.

Dr. Marshall Ding is a local acupuncturist and doctor of Chinese Medicine. He’s now written a new book dealing that reveals with how health is simply about balance.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Originally aired May 3, 2013.

The gondola connection from Old Town Park City to Upper Deer Valley is moving from dream stage into planning stage.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Originally aired May 3, 2013.

Park City Police Chief Wade Carpenter has been elected as President of the Utah Chiefs of Police Association.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Originally aired on May 3, 2013.

There’s a Food Revolution going on in the Heber Valley designed to educate both children and adults on how to eat and grow healthy, whole food.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

What's Behind Falling Incarceration Rates?

Jul 30, 2013

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MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:

This is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. I'm Michel Martin. Later in the program, we'll talk about elections set for Zimbabwe, where 89-year-old President Robert Mugabe is hoping to win yet another term despite - or maybe because of - what many people call an increasingly abusive dictatorial style of government. We'll talk about that in just a few minutes. But first, we want to talk about an issue that's become a central focus of activists in this country - it's the incarceration rate.

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MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:

I'm Michel Martin and this is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. Coming up, Detroit's bankruptcy last week made headlines because it was the biggest in history, but now comes the question of why this happened and what, if anything, this means for other American cities. We'll hear two very different views about this in just a few minutes. But first, we want to turn to two significant elections in Africa this week. The West African country of Mali is being praised for a smooth presidential vote this past weekend.

Cities On The Brink: Lessons From Detroit

Jul 30, 2013

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MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:

We turn now to the debate about Detroit. It's been almost two weeks since Detroit became the largest municipality to file for bankruptcy in this country, but the debate on why it happened and what lessons, if any, other cities in the country can learn from it are still going on.

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