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Park City Institute
1:37 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Puppet Up Not Your Childhood Muppet Show

The Puppet Up show

This Sunday at the Eccles Center, Park City Institute presents Puppet Up: Uncensored. This is The Jim Henson Company's edgier side and will appeal to adults who are looking for some hearty snickers and slightly naughty fun. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Oil Pipeline
1:33 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Crude Or Yellow Oil Pipeline Coming To Summit County

The Summit County Council Wednesday quizzed representatives from the Tesoro Oil Company about their proposed 135-mile pipeline, which would carry a waxy crude type of oil from the Uintah Basin to refineries in Salt Lake. Rick Brough has more.

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Utah Legislature
1:12 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Final Week For Legislature To Get Busy

With the state legislature winding down for this year, Park City officials are watching closely as business gets fast and furious in the final week. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Technology
12:26 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Cool Science Radio - March 6, 2014

The first guest is Professor P. Dee Boersma, who's academic research is in the area of conservation biology focusing on seabirds as indicators of environmental change. Then, a conversation with Michael Waters, Director of the Center for the Study of First Americans, Texas A&M. He is an archaeologist and geoarchaeologist, specifically looking at the first inhabitants of the Americas.

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Non-profit Event
11:43 am
Thu March 6, 2014

Red White & Snow Blows Into Town

The Red White & Snow three-day event is a fundraiser for the National Ability Center and starts today. You still have a chance to get involved in this celebration of wine, food and adaptive sport. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Council
2:53 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Council To Consider Salary Increases

In their work session Thursday, the Park City Council will hear from two different committees, with recommendations including salary increases for the Mayor and City Council, and some possible joint projects with the Snyderville Recreation District.  Rick Brough has more.

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Car Chase
1:55 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Fugitive Closes Interstate 80

Interstate 80 westbound was closed down briefly last night so law enforcement officers could apprehend a wanted fugitive.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Dual Immersion
12:21 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Middle School Immersion Axed But Foreign Language Skills Will Grow

Park City School District dual immersion language students might not be taking Calculus in French while in high school, but, under the plan revealed by the School District this week, they will get quality foreign language instruction to solidify their skills after fifth grade. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Healthy Lifestyle
12:16 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

The Mountain Life - March 5, 2014

Tim and Lynn rebroadcast an interview with Daniel Pink, about his new book "To Sell Is Human". Then a conversation with Park City resident and businessman, Jim Webber, who tells us about the Nepal Cleft and Burn Center. Finally, Park City Police Chief, Wade Carpenter. He shares the police department's creative tactics and strategies.

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School Budget
11:57 am
Wed March 5, 2014

School District Falls $600K Short With Budget

Park City School District is coming up short in this year's budget - some of the reason for the shortfall has to do with the reduced revenues from the State. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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