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11:24 am
Thu August 8, 2013

Summit County Fair

The motor sports events at the Summit County Fair have come and gone, but there's still a lot to look forward to this week in Coalville. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
11:14 am
Thu August 8, 2013

Carbon Footprint Monitoring

Park City Municipal has taken on the responsibility on monitoring its own carbon footprint.  At its Thursday meeting they will review how the city did last year on reducing that footprint since it set a goal for itself back in 2009. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
11:11 am
Thu August 8, 2013

Tanner Putt In Tour Of Utah

The Tour of Utah features some of the world most accomplished cyclists. It's an international event that is being broadcast in 97 countries worldwide, showcasting the State of Utah. And as it makes its way to Park City this weekend, Parkites will want to come out and cheer for Park City native Tanner Putt. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
11:08 am
Thu August 8, 2013

City-Wide Composting

City-wide composting is a new trial program taking place in Park City and a hidden area of Round Valley is hosting a new compost pile. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City History Bits
6:20 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

Park City History Bits - August 1, 2013

Besides bars and bordellos, what did local residents do for entertainment when Park City was just starting out?

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Wasatch Summit
4:47 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

Wasatch Summit Group To Tackle Taffic & Environmental Issues

If you've ever sat in traffic in either Little or Big Cottonwood Canyons during the ski season, you know about substantial traffic congestion. NOw the newly formed Wasatch Summit aims to solve that problem as well as tackle transportation issues along the Wasatch. The Park City Council just approved $100,000 to be part of the effort. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Healthy Lifestyle
12:10 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

The Mountain Life - August 7, 2013

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney first talk to Scott Kelly of Rebound Health and Performance Center about gluten sensitivity. Then, Andy Dammon, Director of resort activities, Compass outdoor program at Montage. Finally, Hienrich Deters, trails coordinator and Bob Kohler, special events Park City Chamber, tell about the Tour of Utah coming through Park City this weekend.

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Primary Election
11:54 am
Wed August 7, 2013

Unresponsive Candidates Still Make Primary Necessary

Two of the six candidates running for Park City council don't appear to be very interested in the race. Neither Lisa Wilson nor Bill McKenna have showed up for an on-air interview with KPCW - nor have they returned repeated email and phone call requests. As KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports, city taxpayers will still pick up the costs to hold a primary that maybe didn't need to happen.

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Environment
4:28 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

This Green Earth - August 6, 2013

Today, Nell Larson and Chris Cherniak talk about a number of stories in the news, all fossil related. In the second half, a discussion on how a healthy wolf population makes for thinner elk herds which allow more berries to grow which results in happy bears.

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EATS Program
9:22 am
Tue August 6, 2013

School Lunch Program Set to Improve

A group concerned about what our kids eat in school have banded together to improve school lunches in a new program called EATS, or “Eat Awesome Things at School.”  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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