Ann Bloomquist

The executive director of "Eat Awesome Things at School" is stepping down; Ann Bloomquist will hand the reins to newcomer Jenae Ridge as of July 1, 2017. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more.

Jude and guest co-host Emily Elliott’s first gusts are Lisa Needham with Rich Wyman who performed live in studio.  The second guest on the program was Ann Bloomquist, the Executive Director of EATS – Eat Awesome Things at School.  She spoke about the Fork in the Road Fundraiser Saturday night at Legacy Lodge. The final guest was Ryan Walsh, Leadership Class 23 who spoke of Their Bonanza Flat service project.

Local News Hour - May 10, 2017

May 10, 2017

Park City has a new building chief, and he’s a familiar face.  David Thacker talks about how he will oversee the town’s building boom.       Then, City manager Diane Foster and Budget Operations Manager Jed Briggs discuss next year’s budget, a new event planner for the 4th of July, a resolution on Bonanza Flat, and brand-new condos that may become affordable housing in Prospector.

Tim Hinney talks with Whitney Koslowski and Lindsey Cunningham who are responsible for a popular workout class, the Beau Collective.  March is Nutrition Month.  The Executive Director and co-founder of Park City Eats, Ann Bloomquist brings us up to date on school nutrition. Finally, Tim talks with Sam Maggs, author of Wonder Woman: 25 Innovators, Inventors and Trailblazers Who Changed History.

On today's show, host Renai Bodley talks to Utah Representative Rob Bishop about this week's congressional hearing on his Public Lands Initiative.  Park City Planning Commission Chairman Adam Strachan talks about the public tour of the Treasure Hill development site.  Park City Councilwoman Cindy Matsumoto gives an update on last night's meeting where council discussed the Library Field and the Special Events Advisory Committee.  Grammy winner Sting talks about why he picked Utah audiences to be the first to see his Broadway show after it left the Great White Way.

The Mountain Life - February 3, 2016

Feb 3, 2016

  This morning we are first joined by Jon Henry from the Park City Toastmasters Club to talk about a Taste of Toastmasters workshops coming up on February 13th at the Park City Library. 

Then we talk with Ann Bloomquist and Laurel Bartmess about Park City EATS (Eat Awesome Things at School) when they talk about what's next for revolutionizing the school lunch program - from "ready-to-heat" foods to preparing on-site whole food.

The Mountain Life - October 23, 2013

Oct 23, 2013

First, Susan Odell of Foodell.com and Ann Bloomquist talk about the EATS program in the local schools – about how healthy food can make it into the schools. Then, a conversation with Dr. Robynne Chutkan, author of the widely acclaimed book, “Gut Bliss: A 10-Day Plan to Ban Bloat, Flush Toxins, and Dump Your Digestive Baggage—the Healthy Way." Finally, local landscape architect Alex Stoy of Mountain Miners Landscaping who has taken water conservation in landscaping to a new level. 

Due to technical difficulties, only the conversation with Robynne Chutkan is on the audio file.