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Local News Hour - November 17, 2107

Nov 17, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt has an update on the development projects in Summit County. Park City Council  Member Becca Gerber has a recap about last night's meeting and a Project ABC Update with Director Jake McIntire and Park City Summit County Arts Council Director Hadley Dynak following Tuesday’s 5 hour work session.

Project For Deeper Understanding: DACA, Part 2

Nov 17, 2017

The Park City Area Project for Deeper Understanding hosted a forum Thursday, November 16, on DACA, which stands for Deferred Action on Child Arrivals.  The Trump administration recently rescinded the act, which gave protections to undocumented immigrants who arrived in America as children.  Lynn Ware Peek moderated the discussion.  

 

Project For Deeper Understanding: DACA, Part 1

Nov 17, 2017
KPCW

The Park City Area Project for Deeper Understanding hosted a forum Thursday, November 16, on DACA, which stands for Deferred Action on Child Arrivals.  The Trump administration recently rescinded the act, which gave protections to undocumented immigrants who arrived in America as children.  Lynn Ware Peek moderated the discussion.  

Cool Science Radio - November 16, 2017

Nov 17, 2017

John and Lynn go into the science of the most common but most mysterious procedure in medicine.  For many of the 40 million Americans who undergo anesthesia each year, it is the source of great fear and fascination. Cool Science Radio speaks with Dr. Henry Jay Przybylo who has written a book called Counting Backwards: A Doctor's Notes on Anesthesia.   Then the October edition of Scientific American published an article called Journey into Gunland.  According to the article, More firearms do not keep people safe, hard numbers show.

Local News Hour - November 16, 2017

Nov 17, 2017

On today’s program, Summit County Council member Kim Carson has a recap from Wednesday's meeting. Snyderville Planning Commissioner Chuck Klingenstein has an update from Tuesday’s meeting. President and CEO of Ski Utah Nathan Rafferty with an update on his annual Ski Season opening press conference held on Tuesday. Manicurist and now Author, Carly Bennett Stenmark talks about her new book, More Than a Manicure: The Nail Files and her upcoming book signing on Saturday.

The Mountain Life - November 15, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

With ski season just about here, Lynn and Tim will speak with the Nordic Betties, a women’s cross country ski club that wants to help you foster a love of Nordic skiing. Then, November is National Alzheimer's Disease and Awareness month.  More than 5 million Americans are living with this disease and Tim and Lynn speak with  DR. GAYATRI DEVI who has written, THE SPECTRUM OF HOPE: An Optimistic and New Approach to Alzheimer’s Disease & Other Dementias.

Local News Hour - November 15, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

On today’s program, Summit Community Power Works Ex. Director Erin Bragg and Park City Municipal Sustainability Manager Luke Cartin have an update on the Georgetown University prize money. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Historic Preservation Planner Anya Grahn have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. US Ski and Snowboard Spokesman Tom Kelly with a team update. Lauren Lackey, Co-Founder of Sage Mountain talks about the Compassionate Traditions campaign in which people pledge to leave animals off their plates during the holidays.

Park City, Treasure Hill and the Land Use Attorney

Nov 14, 2017
parkcity.org

It's been more than 30 years since Pat Sweeney and his brothers brought the idea of the Treasure Hill development to Park City. When things got complicated - the city decided to contract with one of Utah's prominent land use attorneys - Jody Burnett. KPCW's Melissa Allison has more about why the city thought the additional cost was necessary.

After a two year competition between 50 communities across the country to lower energy consumption, it appears that the $5 million prize isn't a prize after all. Leslie Thatcher has more.

For the second year in a row, Park City Mountain Resort has postponed its scheduled opening by a week. The resort announced this morning that it's postponing the scheduled opening from this Friday to Thanksgiving Day.

Following a mountain tour this (Tuesday) morning, Park City Mountain COO Bill Rock made the announcement to postpone the opening. Saying that the resort is dedicated to providing guests with the best early-season ski and ride experience, he says they don’t have the snow base to ensure that.

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