News

Pages

USSA
6:00 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Ligety Wins Second Gold Medal At World Championships

Originally aired February 11, 2013.

SCHLADMING, AUSTRIA (AP) – American Ted Ligety has won his second gold medal at the world championships. Ligety captured the super-combined title Monday with a superb downhill and an even more impressive night slalom run under the lights on the icy Planai course, for a two-run time of 2 minutes, 56.96 seconds.

Ivica Kostelic of Croatia finished second, a distant 1.15 seconds behind, and Romed Baumann of host Austria took the bronze medal, 1.17 back, after leading the downhill leg.

Read more
2013 Utah Legislature
6:00 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Legislative Update With Rep. Kraig Powell

Originally aired on February 4, 2013.

Amid all the bills introduced during the 45 day session, the most important mission of the Utah legislature is to adopt a budget for next fiscal year. But as KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports, it’s becoming clear that it won’t be easy to do this year.

Read more
Park City High
5:48 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

PCHS Field Not Ready

Park City High School officials are looking for alternative locations for its fall sports teams after finding out the new track won't be ready until mid-September. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

Read more
Behind The Gold
5:21 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Historic Silver

Coaches were stunned at his times as he skied stride after stride to an historic silver medal.

Hi, I'm Tom Kelly and I'll be right back with more of the story on Behind the Gold.

It was opening day at the 1976 Olympics in Innsbruck. The eyes of the world were focused towards the Men's Downhill on the icy slope of Patscherkofel where Austrian farm boy, Franz Klammer, stole the show with an electrifying win over Swiss favorite, Bernhard Russi.

Read more
Local News
2:35 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Yet Another New Plan For Substation

Originally aired on June 21, 2013.

Now that the Rocky Mountain Power substation will stay in the Bonanza Park area, some new ideas have surfaced how and where to best expand it.   Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
Local News
2:34 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Park City Municipal Explores Elected Officials' Compensation

Originally aired on June 7, 2013.

The Park City council in its Thursday meeting passed the standard 2% cost of living increase for city staff and elected officials.  But in doing so, it started a discussion about how the low pay discourages people from running for office since they receive part-time pay for full-time work.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

Read more
Theater
1:58 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Anna Deavere Smith To Perform At Eccles

Originally aired on January 9, 2013.

Anna Deavere Smith is an actress and playwright perhaps most widely known for her role on the West Wing and for her previous performances in Park City. She’ll appear on the Eccles Center Stage this Saturday, January 12th at 7:30pm. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
Arts & Culture
11:43 am
Mon July 29, 2013

This Green Earth - July 9, 2013

Originally aired on July 10, 2013.

Today, Nell Larson and Chris Cherniak have an eye opening discussion on water in Utah (and the lack of), with their guest, Barry Yeoman. In the second half, award-winning author, David George Gordon, talks about his book “Eat A Bug” cookbook.

Arts & Culture
11:42 am
Mon July 29, 2013

The Mountain Life - July 10, 2013

Originally aired on July 10, 2013.

Today Tim and Lynn spoke about safety on Park City’s trails and an improved rescue program with Fire Captain Ron Palmer Leger and Batallion Chief Eric Hales. Then, John Culberson, the ICU manager along with Dan Davis, the nurse administrator for the ICU from the Park City Medical Center talked about the new Intensive Care Unit opening this week. Lastly, Mary Randolf LaMontagne joined us to talk about her book EATS.

USSA
6:16 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Aspiring Olympians To Train With New Partnership

Originally aired on January 31, 2013.

Aspiring young Olympians will have a chance to train at the US Ski and Snow Board Association’s Center of Excellence this summer as part of a new partnership between USSA and Eliteam – an athlete conditioning program started by former Olympian Doug Lewis. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

Read more

Pages