State & Regional

Stories within Utah and the Western United States that have a particular resonance with residents of the Wasatch Back.

  John and Christie’s first guest today is Errol Grant, a member of the reggae group Patwa.  He performs a cappella in studio.  The next guests are Sean Beard and Amy Cutt   with Running with Ed.  Final guests today are Jocelyn Scudder  from the Kimball Art Center and Kristen McDermaid , the ceramic studio program manager at Kimball.   

  Today on the program Lynn and Tim speak with Dr. Wendy Suzuki, who takes them through the connection between brain health and overall well-being. Her new book is Health Brain, Happy Life: Activate your Brain and Do Everything Better.

The second guests on the program are Steve Hough and Mike Motyka who discuss a local hydroponics business that’s producing greens, possibly in your neighborhood in Park City.

The final guest on the program is Ken Ilgunas discussing  his epic, never done before, and sort of illegal hike across the heartland. 

  National Conservation Leader Brock Evans is visiting Utah this week to speak to Utahns about how to persevere in the fight to protect the environment.  He joins Chris and Nell in the first part of the show to discuss the arc of his environmental career, the talks he is giving this week and why it’s even more important today to educate, advocate and act on environmental issues.

In the second half of the program Chris and Nell speak with Kailey Kornhauser and Kailey Luzbetak.  Both are students enrolled in the U of U’s Environmental humanities program. 

  Larry and guest host Steve Joyce first speak with Nate and Haylee Jarvis, new owners of the Dog Nannies.

The second guests on the program are Dave Nichols, President of Park City Air, Cruise, & Travel, an affiliate of the Frosch Signature Travel Network and Tama Hove of Willet Travel.  Park City Air, Cruise, and Travel is a full service travel agency.

In the third segment of the program Mike Quincy, Automotive Specialist for Consumer Reports, talks about the best and worst cars for 2016 and what’s in the future for hybrids and autonomous cars.

Monika Guendner / KPCW

Host John Wells disappears this week with Spring Fever, and KPCW deejays Shirin Spangenberg and Monika Guendner step in to dispel the rumors that there's nothing to do in town after the resorts close. Park City Historic District's Alison Kuhlow stops by to give an update on everything that's new and open during the spring, as well as tips on how to get free parking on Main Street. In between all the shoulder season news, local artists from past shows round this out for the Best of The Morning Mix, with performances by Shannon Runyon, Elizabeth Hareza and Teresa Eggertsen Cook.

  Today on the program Tim and Monika speak with participants from Running with Ed.  This community event raises thousands of dollars for local education.

The second guest is Sheri Fisher from Tadasana Yoga in Park City talking about the 40-Days to Personal Revolution Program.

Finally Tim visits with Adam Shell, the director of Pursuing Happiness; a documentary film that he says is full of pleasant surprises. 

In the first half of the show, Deborah Cramer talks about her book, Narrow Edge, a story about Red Knots on their extraordinary odyssey from remote Tierra del Fuego to the icy Arctic. 

In the second half of the program hosts Chris Cherniak and Nell Larson speak with Katy Wang, Executive Director of the Park City Film Series and Lindsey Nelson with Recycle Utah about three environmental films showing this month.

  The first guest on the program is Daniel Salmon of the Reuse People of America, a nonprofit working to reduce construction waste.  www.deconstructionutah.com  .  The Reuse People deconstruct buildings and re-sell the materials.

With the tax deadline looming, our next guests  are from the Internal Revenue Service. Bill Brunson, and Casey Hill discuss enforcement issues and scams to watch out for when filing your taxes.

The Morning Mix - April 8, 2016

Apr 8, 2016
John Wells Robyn Cage Jude Robinson

  Today’s first guest on the program is Robyn Cage.  She performs three songs live in studio. Guest number two is Janet LaPera who played for the LPGA for eight years.  Janet is a golf instructor at Jeremy  Ranch.  Today’s final guest  is Jack Tolan of the Band Sneaky Pete.

Cool Science Radio - April 7, 2016

Apr 7, 2016

  John Wells and guest co-host Alex Butwinski welcome Mary Spio to the show.  Mary is the author of the book, It’s Not Rocket Science: 7 Game-Changing Traits for Uncommon Success.

The second guest on the program is Matt Wilkinson who has written, Restless Creatures: The Story of Life in Ten Movements. Matt’s book makes the argument that the true story of evolution is the story of locomotion, from the first stirrings of Bacteria to the amazing feats of Olympic athletes. 

Pages