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Behind The Gold
12:33 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Simple Mistake Turns To Bronze

It was a simple mistake, just a mathematical error, but it turned into Bronze.

Hi, this is Tom Kelly, and I'll be right back with the Olympic story Behind the Gold.

The modern day Olympic games started in 1896, patterned after the ancient Grecian contests. But it wasn't until 1924 that the Olympic site of Paris chose to do a winter exposition-an event that later became the first Olympic Winter Games in Chamonix. Ski jumping was the Marquee Competition.

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Development
12:03 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Conditions Added To Indian Hollow Approval

The proposed Indian Hollow Development near Kamas has received an approval from Summit County Manager Bob Jasper, after discussion and debate over the past 15 years.

However, the approval for the 65-lot project did come with several conditions due to concerns from the public. Rick Brough has more.

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Mining Pollution
11:16 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Mining Past's Soils Pollution Grows Bumper Crop Of Compliance Concerns Today

Any community with a mining past has contaminated soils and Park City is no stranger to the issue of soils mitigation. Now, the city is making a push to educate residents on how to keep in compliance with capping those soils on their property. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Primary Election
10:10 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Primary Election: Cindy Matsumoto

Incumbent Park City council person Cindy Matsumoto says she’s seeking re-election because she finds being on city council challenging, exciting, and interesting, and that her experience and involvement in the community, make her a viable candidate. Lynn Ware Peek has more.  

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Primary Election
10:00 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Primary Election: Tim Henney

Twenty-one-year Park City resident Tim Henney is one of six candidates vying for one of two seats on the Park City Council. He says he has the time and energy to serve and thinks he can kick-start a conversation to lead the town's evolution. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Primary Election
9:59 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Primary Election: Alex Butwinski

Alex Butwinski says he should be elected to a second four year term on Park City Council because he has the experience, the involvement with the community, and the ability to help the Council finish the tasks they're working on. Rick Brough has more.

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Primary Election
9:58 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Primary Election: Mary Wintzer

Early voting is underway for the Park City Council race, and the primary election will move four of the six candidates forward to the November elections. One of those vying for one of two council seats is longtime Park City resident and Bonanza Park property owner, Mary Wintzer. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Primary Election
9:55 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Park City Council Candidates Want Your Vote

Four of the six candidates running for Park City Council answered questions about how they feel about the issues on the Local News Hour with Leslie Thatcher.  Here are the interviews in their entirety.

Early voting ends Friday, August 9 at 5PM and held at theMarsac East Conference Room of City Hall, 445 Marsac Avenue in Park City.

(The abridged news stories for each of the candidates can be found in the News tab under 2013 Elections.)

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Park City School District
2:48 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Superintendent Leads Her First Community Forum

Ember Conley

In the first of a series of community educational forums, Park City Schools superintendent, Ember Conley, gave her first public presentation to establish open communication between the school district and the community. Lynn Ware Peek has more.



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Taxes
2:28 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Hearing For Two Proposed Tax Increases Next Week

The Summit County Council is scheduled to hold a hearing next week, Wednesday, August 14th, on two proposed tax increases. But County Manager Bob Jasper says nevertheless that in several neighborhoods of the county, the total tax bill, in dollar and cents, is less than the previous year. Rick Brough has more.

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