Larry Warren welcomes guest host Beth Fratkin to the show. They first speak with author Junheng Li, "Tiger Woman On Wall Street". Then, Gheen Hillman from Cafe Zuppa, in Park City. Finally, Patty Conner, Director of the Office of Consumer Health Services and the state run Avenue H small business Health Insurance.
Today's guests include Craig Wiseman, Certified Insurance Counselor and Board President of Utah Association of Independent Insurance Agents. In the second half, Todd Marriott, Executive Director of Utopia (Utah Telecommunication Open Infrastructure Agency). Utpoia is a fiber optic infrastructure that utilizes light to transfer information.
On this week's show, Season 11 winner of "Biggest Loser", Olivia Ward and Dr. Kathleen Kobashi, an accomplished urologist, discusses the embarrassing health struggles some women face. Then, Jack O'Brien, author of "The De-Textbook: the Stuff You Didn't Know About the Stuff You Thought You Knew". Finally, Carol Masheter, author of "No Magic Helicopter: An Aging Amazon's Climb Of Everest", talks about her 9th summit at age 67.
Kerry Kelly, Environmental Engineer and researcher at the U. is on first talking about her study relating wood smoke and poor air quality. Then Dr. Michelle Hofmann, Pediatrician, on the second half to discuss the health impacts associated with PM 2.5 and ozone exposure to children.
The Utah Avalanche Center, in its first report of the season, warns citizens of the the perfect storm of avalanche danger, taking place in the early season due to the first significant snowfall blankets the Wasatch Mountains. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The first guest in the studio is Matt Slonaker, Executive Director for Utah Health Policy Project. UHPP is a non profit organization, whose vision is for an efficient and timely manner with sustainable financing. Then, Mark Blocker, Managing Partner of National Affinity Services. Mark has been advising small businesses about what to do with their health insurance. Finally, Bill Brunson, Media Relations Officer for the IRS, warning us about the sophisticated phone scam targeting taxpayers.
Today's guests introduce us to family holiday fun. Jenny Dearson from the Kimball Art Center has holiday themed classes available. We welcome our new Fanster, Britnee Johnston, from Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. They host fun Thanksgiving events, including "Eat Like A Pilgrim".
This week's show brings in Gil Moore, Director of Projects POPACS, STARSHINE and PrintSat and Adjunct Professor of Physics Utah State University. POPACS main objective is to measure the changes in density of the auroral zone upper atmosphere. In the second half, an encore interview with James Fallon, author of "The Psychopath Inside: A Neuroscientist's Personal Journey into the Dark Side of the Brain.