The Daily Buzz: How Paris Hilton helped change oversight of Utah’s teen treatment industry

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The final episode of the podcast “Sent Away” is officially live. In the last episode of the series, celebrity Paris Hilton testifies in front of the Utah Legislature about her experience at Provo Canyon School, a teen treatment center in Utah. Her testimony, and the actions of activists and lawmakers, led to the first reform in more than a decade to the state’s oversight of the teen treatment industry. But a year later, the bill’s sponsor now questions whether the reforms went far enough.

Water and land reporter Leia Larsen joins the podcast to discuss her recent story about a man venturing out into Great Salt Lake with his kayak. The purpose of his kayaking adventure is to document the decline of the state landmark.

Hear all of these stories in the Tuesday, April 11, episode of ‘The Daily Buzz’ podcast. You can listen to both today’s episode and past episodes on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and SoundCloud.