Leslie Thatcher

While the project is still in the planning process with Wasatch County, representatives for the Extell Development Company made a rare appearance before members of the Heber Valley Chamber of Commerce Tuesday to give them a glimpse of what's to come. Leslie Thatcher has this report.

With the consolidation of five separate winter sports teams under the newly branded Park City Ski and Snowboard Team, the number of events that are now managed by the single club is creating a need for more volunteers. Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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On The Morning Mix, musical guest Tim Daniels is in studio, as well as Marlis Tasker and Caleb Wall from The Timpanogos Belvederes Improv Troupe, who are part of a last-Saturday-of-the-month Improv show at Timpanogos Valley Theatre. Also Andy  Frasco visited about his bands after hour’s concert at Snowbasin on Saturday.

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Low inventory and rising interest rates are two factors in Park City's current real estate market according to the Park City Board of Realtors.  KPCW's Rick Brough has the story. 

Local News Hour - February 23, 2018

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On today’s program, Greg Gange has today’s avalanche forecast. Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation Director and member of Utah’s Olympic Exploratory Committee, Colin Hilton discusses Utah's future Olympic bid. Park City Summit County Arts Council Director Hadley Dynak has details about upcoming Project ABC open houses starting Tuesday in Coalville. U.S. Ski and Snowboard Spokesman Tom Kelly has an Olympic Update on Women's Big Air Snowboarding and Women's Alpine Combined.

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Park City’s Annual Historic Preservation Award is presented in May which is Historic Preservation month. The city honors the winner by commissioning an art piece and sent out a request for proposals for artists on February 14. Melissa Allison tells us why the city extended the deadline:

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The Soldier Hollow Nordic Center in Midway will host the Cross-Country Junior National Championships next month. The venue is part of the Olympic Legacy Foundation and due to recent events, there is added excitement in welcoming the Nation’s best junior Nordic athletes.  Carolyn Murray has this:

 

The Jordanelle Special Service District has been through a decade of foreclosures and litigation.  The General Manger brought on in 2015 has focused on getting out from under all the legal wrangling.  The district is ready to turn on the sewer treatment facility, provide water and sewer service to the massive Mayflower development and will continue its commitment to serve Park City's water needs. Carolyn Murray has this:

A Wasatch High School student is in custody after a classmate alerted authorities Wednesday night that a fellow student was threatening gun violence on social media. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

The fiscal picture for Utah shows a $500-million budget surplus. The money will be allocated towards salaries and construction projects. There’s another surplus of $25 to $80 million coming from the federal tax overhaul. Local school district officials hope education funding will receive some. Carolyn Murray has this:

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