2014 Winter Olympic Games http://kpcw.org en This Green Earth - July 29, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-july-29-2014 <p>On this episode, Chris and Nell kicked off the show with a conversation about the U.S. meat industry and it's impacts on the environment with Emily Cassidy, a research analyst with the Environmental Working Group. They then moved on to news items including Chines coal, Indonesian shrimp and western groundwater.</p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:20:55 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson & Mike 16551 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - July 29, 2014 Olympians Walk Down Main Street http://kpcw.org/post/olympians-walk-down-main-street <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Olympians from the </span>Sochi<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Winter Games and </span>Paralympics<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;were honored Saturday with a parade down Main Street. </span>KPCW's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Leslie Thatcher has more.</span></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:56:18 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 11875 at http://kpcw.org Olympians Walk Down Main Street Olympic Celebration Parades Down Main On Saturday http://kpcw.org/post/olympic-celebration-parades-down-main-saturday <p>Summit County will cheer on nearly two dozen Olympic athletes who participated in the 2014 Winter Games and Paralympic Games this Saturday. KPCW's&nbsp;Leslie Thatcher has more.</p><p><strong>Schedule of Events</strong></p><ul><li>1:00 PM - Parade down Main Street</li><li>1:45 PM - Introductions &amp; Presentation</li><li>2:15 PM -&nbsp;Lantis Fireworks</li><li>2:30 - 3:30 PM - Photos and autographs with Olympians and Paralympians at Lower Main</li><li>2:30 - Celebration on Lower Main</li></ul><p></p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:28:37 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 11752 at http://kpcw.org Olympic Celebration Parades Down Main On Saturday Olympic Celebration March 29 http://kpcw.org/post/olympic-celebration-march-29 <p>The Youth Sports Alliance has pinned down enough Olympic and Paralympic athletes who will be in town at the same time to put together a community-wide celebration for those who made their country and their city proud in Sochi, Russia. Lynn Ware Peek has more.</p><p></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:53:37 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 10643 at http://kpcw.org Olympic Celebration March 29 City Council Tackle Celebrations And General Plan On Agenda http://kpcw.org/post/city-council-tackle-celebrations-and-general-plan-agenda <p>In its formal meeting Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Marsac Building, the Park City Council has a mixed bag of items, from an Olympic celebration to the General Plan. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:30:51 +0000 Rick Brough 10597 at http://kpcw.org City Council Tackle Celebrations And General Plan On Agenda 2014 Socchi Paralympics Takeover Where Olympics Left Off http://kpcw.org/post/2014-socchi-paralympics-takeover-where-olympics-left <p>The glory of the Socchi Olympics is now down in the history books, but the Olympic spirit is ramping back up for the 2014 Paralympic&nbsp;Winter Games. &nbsp;Lynn Ware Peek has more.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 21:01:38 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 10887 at http://kpcw.org 2014 Socchi Paralympics Takeover Where Olympics Left Off No Rest For US Ski And Snowboarders After Socchi http://kpcw.org/post/no-rest-us-ski-and-snowboarders-after-socchi <p>The athletes of the U. S. Ski and Snowboard Association aren't taking much of a break after the Sochi&nbsp;Olympics. &nbsp;Spokesman&nbsp;Tom Kelly had a roundup of the intercontinental action last week. &nbsp;Rick Brough has more.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:28:26 +0000 Rick Brough 10908 at http://kpcw.org No Rest For US Ski And Snowboarders After Socchi Kids Inspired By The Olympics http://kpcw.org/post/kids-inspired-olympics <p>The Winter Olympics are over and done, but there's something the Games have left behind. It's inspiration for the aspiring winter athletes of Park City. Lynn Ware Peek has more.</p><p></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 23:50:00 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 10330 at http://kpcw.org Kids Inspired By The Olympics Steve Holcomb Brings Home Two Bronzes http://kpcw.org/post/steve-holcomb-brings-home-two-bronzes <p>Park City resident and bobsled driver Steven Holcomb will be bringing home two bronze medals for his time in Sochi. KPCW's&nbsp;Leslie Thatcher has more.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 22:51:00 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 10317 at http://kpcw.org Steve Holcomb Brings Home Two Bronzes Park City Skier Skis First Olympics http://kpcw.org/post/park-city-skier-skis-first-olympics <p>Park City resident and a member of Team Australia Dominic Demschar competed in his first Olympics, turning in a respectable 39th finish out of 109 competitors in the Men's Giant Slalom.&nbsp; KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:20:18 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 10251 at http://kpcw.org Park City Skier Skis First Olympics