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  Larry and Doug’s firs guests are Richard Miller and Rob Karz of Intermountain Mortgage Company.   They talk about mortgage business today in light of new regulations.

Next on the program, Daniel Shapiro, the author of Negotiating the Nonnegotiable: How to Resolve Your Most Emotionally Charged Conflicts.  Shapiro is Founder and Director of the Harvard International Negotiation Program.

 

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The Utah Department of Transportation is about to begin bridge maintenance on U.S. 40 between Park City and Heber City.   Lane restrictions will be in effect from May until August.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story:

The Roundhouse restaurant at Solitude Mountain Resort caught fire Friday afternoon.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story: 

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A dog belonging to a local runner was chased and attacked by a coyote in Round Valley on Wednesday afternoon.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Summit County Health Department

The director of the Summit County Board of Health says  he should be in charge of making sure water companies have the water they say they need for new development.  But the head of the Summit Water Company says he doesn't like the proposal.  A new water concurrency ordinance is the subject of a public hearing Monday, May 2nd.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has more:

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On this week's The Morning Mix, hosts John Wells and Jude Robinson get serenaded by musical guest Jody Whitesides, visit with Jason Hackney to find out about spring rock climbing and explore the summer lineup at the DeJoria Center with Tracy Mullen.

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Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells talk about coincidence, and the fascinating world of math and probability behind that coincidence with Joseph Mazur, author of the book, Fluke: the Math and Myth of Coincidence. 

Then, a conversation with Rowland White, bestselling author and aviation expert, about his new book, Into the Black: The Extraordinary Untold Story of the First Flight of the Space Shuttle Columbia and the Astronauts Who Flew Her. 

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What recreation facilities do you want to see in the Park City area?   And where do you think they should be located?   Planners got input at a public meeting at the Park City High School.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has more:

Click here for the Mountain Recreation Facilities Master Plan website.

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Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with the equestrian community of Park City about inclusion in the Recreation Master Plan.  Then, a conversation with Devery Karz, who just won a spot to represent the U.S. at the 2016 Rio Olympics in the sport of rowing.  Finally, the man who coined the term, "Nature Deficit Disorder," Richard Louv.  He talks about his new book, Vitamin N:  The Essential Guide to a Nature Rich Life.

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In this edition of KPCW's This Green Earth, hosts Chris Cherniak and Nell Larsen welcome Lyndsey Gammon, Chief Garden Manager at Summit Community Garden to talk about the art and science behind good gardening in a high desert environment. Gammon also shares what 'No Mow' grass is and why it's a great alternative to Kentucky Blue Grass.

 

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