State & Regional

Healthcare Forum
11:48 am
Wed December 4, 2013

Healthcare Reform Community Forum - Full Podcast And Slideshows

The full panel (L-R) Greg Matis, Jason Stevenson, Linda Leckman, Larry Warren, Robert Allen, Carolyn Rose and Bill Barnes

Healthcare Reform: Minus the Misinformation, Motives & Myths

KPCW continued its series of community forums to discuss timely topics to citizens of the Wasatch Back. Each forum is broadcast live on-air and posted on our website afterwards so listeners can inform themselves on the topic.

This year, with the implementation of the federal Affordable Care Act, KPCW partnered with Summit County's hospital, the Intermountain Park City Medical Center, to provide "Healthcare Reform: Minus the Misinformation, Motives and Myths".

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Healthy Lifestyle
10:32 am
Wed December 4, 2013

The Mountain Life - December 4, 2013

Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney talk with Paul Diegel, director of the friends of the Utah Avalanche Center joining us to talk about snow science, scary avalanches and how the forest service employs avalanche forecasters. Then, New York Times bestselling author, Simon Garfield, letter writer extraordinaire, who will talk about a lost art and his new book, "To the Letter: A Celebration of the Lost Art of Letter Writing". Finally, Daniel Pink, author of the book, now in paperback, "To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others".

 

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Environment
11:45 am
Tue December 3, 2013

This Green Earth - December 3, 2013

Today's guest is Adam Minter, author of "Junkyard Planet", a look into the ugly, yet profitable world of recycling; and why so much of our "waste" ends up in China, only to be recycled into cheap stuff we can't wait to buy.

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Finance
11:30 am
Tue December 3, 2013

Mountain Money - December 2, 2013

Today's guests are Bill Barnes, federal government relations for Intermountain Healthcare, Bryn Carey, President of Ski Butlers, founded in Park City and Kate Bjordahl, owner of Powder Paws Veterinary Clinic.

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State & Regional
4:31 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Marijuana And Ski Resorts

DENVER (AP) - Colorado's ski resorts are taking the offensive in ensuring the multi-billion-dollar-a-year industry isn't hurt by recreational marijuana stores set to open in January. Rick Brough has more.

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