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Checking in with SLC’s mayor, and the dismantling of a homeless encampment

Today on “In the Hive,” we check in with Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall. We’ll hear about why the mayor decided

Yes, there are more squirrels than there used to be in northern Utah

It’s not just your imagination: there’s been an increase in the squirrel population in the Salt Lake Valley. Around a decade ago,

Utah’s role in the pending overhaul of America’s nuclear missile program (part 2)

Today on “In the Hive,” the second part of a discussion about the overhaul of America’s land-based nuclear missile program. Utah’s Hill

Utah’s role in the pending $83 billion overhaul of America’s land-based nuclear missiles

Today on “In the Hive,” we’re discussing the role that Utah’s Hill Air Force Base is set to play in the overhaul

Mitigating the city-caused deaths of hundreds of millions of migratory birds

There are myriad threats to birds around the world. Prominent among those threats are habitat destruction, pollution, and climate change. Today on “In

$75 million fund would provide loans for projects of three Utah “authorities”

(KCPW News) A newly-unveiled bill to create a $75 million fund to issue loans for projects related to the Utah Inland Port Authority

Sanctuary families hope Biden administration will lift threat of deportation

Today on “In the Hive,” a conversation about sanctuary and immigration policy under the Biden administration. Since January of 2018, Vicky Chavez

Resolution commemorating 2020 election passes Utah House – after significant changes

(KCPW News) A resolution recognizing Utah’s clerks and election workers for their efforts during the 2020 election cleared the Utah House of

Committee endorses extension for Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls task force

(KCPW News) A bill that would extend the life of a state task force on Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls

Homelessness, the affordable housing crisis, and tiny homes to the rescue?

Today on “In the Hive,” we return to the topic of homelessness in the Salt Lake Valley. We’ll ask a resident of