RadioACTive 11.10.21

  • November 10, 2021
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Meals for Veterans. Rally for #ThePeoplesMaps. COP26 reaction, call for Utah to lead. Meet The Utah Wild, Utah's first pro women's ultimate team.

Tonight's show featured the following people, organizations and/or events. Check them out and get plugged into your community! 

Tomorrow is Veterans Day. Former Army medic Dave Morris talked about his tradition of treating veterans to free meals at any of his five bars on Veterans Day. Check them out:

Looking for Veterans Day activities? Check out this article on Here’s where to honor members of the armed forces on Veterans Day

Katie Wright of Better Boundaries checked in on the way forward after Utah lawmakers ignored #thepeoplesmaps in their once-a-decade redistricting process. In response, Better Boundaries announced the Better Boundaries Accountability PAC.

COP26: With the UN Climate Summit going on in Scotland this week, RadioACTive passed the microphone to two people following the action from right here in Utah: 

Looking for other local resources? Wright recommended the Utah Climate & Clean Air Compact and Citizens Climate Lobby - Salt Lake City.

Meet The Utah Wild, Utah's first pro women's ultimate team. RadioACTive passed the microphone to Erica Bindas, board member; Genesea "Gen" Meha, player; and Tania Reitz, head coach. There are several opportunities to get involved on the field and in support of Utah's latest pro team:

  • Nov. 16 & 23: Goaltimate in SLC, a league for women-matching players at Sunnyside Park in SLC.

  • Nov. 20: Pie Toss Hat Tournament, 8a-3p at Salt Lake County Equestrian Park, 2100 W. 11400 S., South Jordan. Event by Utah Wild Ultimate: "Come celebrate the origins of ultimate frisbee and a delicious seasonal dessert! Pie Toss 2021 is a hat tournament for all ages and abilities that will support your local professional women's ultimate team, the Utah Wild! Come for the ultimate, stay for the opportunity to throw pie at local coaches and Wild players, try your hand tossing a pie plate for prizes, or to eat some actual pies! Spectators, family, and friends are welcome! Registration starts at 8am if you haven't pre-registered, games start at 9 am! Pre-register on Ultimate Play's website or register the day of before 9am to be placed on a team." 

  • Jan. 8 & 9, 2022: Utah Wild Tryouts 2022 at Spence Eccles Field House, University of Utah, SLC. Event by Utah Wild Ultimate: "Are you ready to be a part of the next generation of professional ultimate athletes? Tryouts for the 2022 roster will take place January 8th and 9th in Salt Lake City, UT! This is a two-day tryout and it is expected that you attend both days." Registration link TBD.

Views, thoughts or opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, KRCL 90.9fm. Tonight's show was produced and hosted by Lara Jones.