State & Regional

Utah Legislature
1:39 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Powell Reviews Utah Education Proposals

  Education is always a big topic for state legislators, and House Rep. Kraig Powell reviewed some of the major proposals.  Rick Brough has more.

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Finance
11:37 am
Mon March 3, 2014

Mountain Money - March 3, 2014

Larry and Doug first talk to Jonathan Johnson, Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, Overstock.com., among the top five most visited mass merchandiser websites. David Wintzer and Todd Francis, founders of WEDO, offering gluten alternative "banana flour". WEDO has just days to raise $30,000 on Kickstarter, an online funding platform. Finally, Hilary Rieter, founder of the 7K Society, bringing together career-oriented Parkites for casual social and professional networking.

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Events
2:16 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Fun Friday - February 28, 2014

This Fun Friday brings Mardi Gras, the Oscars AND events in town. Our guest is Doug LeVasseur, manager of the Wasatch Brew Pub.

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Technology
4:50 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

Cool Science Radio - February 27, 2014

John and Lynn talk to two authors, starting with Elizabeth Kolbert "The Sixth Extinction", predicted to be the most devastating extinction event since the asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs. Then, Daniel Suarez, author of "Influx" asks why the high-tech future that seemed imminent in the 1960's failed to arrive.

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Environment
1:20 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

This Green Earth - February 25, 2014

First up, representatives from Chipotle Restaurant join Nell and Chris to talk about their mission of "Food with Integrity", along with their new online series called "Farmed and Dangerous".  After that, they speak with author Fred Pearce about a piece he wrote for Conservation Magazine which describes the relationship TV is having on third-world women and fertility rates.

 

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Finance
12:58 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Mountain Money - February 24, 2014

Larry Warren and Doug Wells open with a conversation with Winthrop Smith Jr., author of "Catching Lightening in A Bottle: How Merrill Lynch Revolutionized the Financial World". Then, in the studio is Matt Greene, Manager of Rock & Reilly's, themed as a prohibition-era speakeasy, located on Main Street. The Wasatch Tea Company is now open in Snow Creek. Guest, Marci Gorsch has completed several levels of tea training and is in to talk about their high quality loose-leaf organic teas.

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State & Regional
11:00 am
Mon February 24, 2014

Park City Pilot Is Okay After Emergency Landing

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A Park City pilot is counting his blessings after his single-engine plane went down shortly after takeoff from the Bountiful Skypark Airport. Rick Brough has more.

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Legislative Session
4:27 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Liquor Regulation Comes Up Again In Legislative Session

Down at the current Utah legislative session, Representative Kraig Powell is involved in one of the perennial issues - liquor regulation.

He's also got a proposal on what he calls one of the biggest issues in a generation: changes in Utah's caucus system. Rick Brough has more.

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State & Regional
4:14 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Powell Discusses Environmental Issues

The review and discussion on a proposed Tesoro pipeline, from the Uintah Basin to Salt Lake, is just starting. Rep. Kraig Powell said it's going well so far. Rick Brough has more.

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Events
1:06 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Fun Friday - February 21, 2014

Today, Fun Friday Frieda is for for John Burdick, with Jan Williams. Their guest is Kristie Henderson from the Kimball Art Center. They are hosting 2 events, one this weekend at Stein Eriksen Lodge and the second at KAC, "Art of the Time Piece".

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