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In todays podcast of Cool Science Radio Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells speak with Brooke Borel, author of Infested: How the Bed Bug Infiltrated Our Bedrooms and Took Over the World. Then it's Barry Estabrook, author of Pig Tales: An Omnivore's Quest for Sustainable Meat.

In this podcast of The Mountain Life, healthy living in the Wasatch.  It’s the weekly program about health, fitness, nutrition and lifestyle. 

In this edition of This Green Earth, Chris and Nell first speak with Dr. Steven Kress, author of "Project Puffin: The Improbable Quest to Bring a Beloved Seabird Back to Egg Rock", a book that chronicles the efforts to re-establish puffin birds to islands off the Maine coast. After that, they talk to Matt Lindon, professional engineer, about the state's ongoing drought and why the second driest state in the nation consumes more water than nearly any other.

ON today's Local News Hour, Cheryl Fox director of the Summit Land Conservancy talks about her trip back to Washington D.C. to meet with Utah's congressional delegation. Outgoing PCCAPS director Jennifer Jackent hal says now that the program is doing well, it's time for her to move on. Summit County manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting and Canyons General Manager Mike Goar talks about his new job - in Keystone, Colorado.

A bear was sighted roaming through yards in Jeremy Ranch early Monday morning, prompting the county sheriff's department to send an emergency alert to residents there. Rick Brough has more.

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Last week, Park City transportation manager Kent Cashel retired after 17 years with the city. In a party conversation with KPCW, he said he hoped he left the city transit system in better shape than he found it. Rick Brough has more.

Park City High School Sports are entering playoff season.  Mitch Martino has the latest in this week's Miner Nation Report.

ON today's Local news Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Park City school superintendent Ember Conley about modifications to the PCHS library so PCCAPS can use it. Marci Heim will be in town May 14th talking about how non-profit organizations can  mine for  those large gifts. Deb Lewis has details about Tuesday's free lunch and National Weather Service hydrologist Brian MacInerney - who will introduce the documentary on Thursday at 7 PM - talks about our local watermarks.

In todays podcast of Mountain Money hosts Larry Warren and Doug Wells speak with Frank Bruni, author of Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions ManiaThen it's Melissa Marsted, from Lucky Penny Publishing and Silver Dollar Publishing.  Finally, they interview David Clark, Zions Bank Director of International Banking.

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On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher gets a trails update from Charlie Sturgis, and Park City representatives have an update on the City Hall Plaza.  PCHS physics teacher Charlie Matthews is honored as one of KUED/Salt Lake Tribune Teacher Innovative Awards; Dan Gould is the director of the Institute at Michigan State University and guest speaker at tonight's Youth and Wellness Coalition.  KPCW says farewell to PCMC Transit Director Kent Cashel - who is retiring after a 17 year career.

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