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5:49 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Andy Beerman Talks Compensation

Independent blue ribbon commission has found that compensation for elected officials in Park City may not be on par with other comparable communities. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Oil Pipeline
5:34 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Pipeline Is Coming - County Can Only Ask Questions

Summit County Council member Claudia McMullin said that a proposed Tesoro oil pipeline going through the county is a new issue for her. But certainly they can't stop it. KPCW's Rick Brough has more.

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EPA in Park City
5:34 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

United Mines Finally Gets Agreement With EPA

After a quarter century of investigating the Park City mine tailings situation, an agreement between the U.S. Environment Protection Agency and United Park City Mines Company has been reached to do something about cleaning it up. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Olympic Celebration
4:53 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Olympic Celebration March 29

The Youth Sports Alliance has pinned down enough Olympic and Paralympic athletes who will be in town at the same time to put together a community-wide celebration for those who made their country and their city proud in Sochi, Russia. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Stories
2:55 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Park City Stories - Amanda Peterson

Ski with Stein Day
Credit Amanda Peterson

In the 1970s, with no snowmaking equipment at the resort and no budget to market itself, Park City relied on the town’s creative minds to get skiers to town.  One of those was Amanda Peterson who was the first paid chamber director.  In this week’s Park City Story she recounts some of the wacky ways Park City pulled off to generate publicity.

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Friday Film Review
12:45 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Friday Film Review: Dallas Buyers Club

The film Dallas Buyers Club, which won Oscars this week for both Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor, offers a poignant look at the dawn of the AIDS epidemic and one man's fight to help himself and others. Linda Jager has this week's Friday Film Review.

The Friday Film Review is sponsored by the Utah Film Center.

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Events
12:42 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Fun Friday - March 7, 2014

Spring Fever is in the air. Our guest, Teri Orr, from the Park City Institute, has several events going on this week. We are springing ahead this weekend, with concerts, movies, skiing and puppets.

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General Plan
2:53 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Park City's General Plan Passes After 5 Years Work

A jubilant room of city officials and staff applauded the passing of the document that will direct this community's development future for many years. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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New Business
2:03 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Council Member Has New Business Goggles

As a County Council member, Claudia McMullin has heard the concerns of small business owners around Kimball Junction. Now she's a business owner there herself, and  we asked her about her new perspective. Rick Brough has more.

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Speaker Series
1:53 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Smarr To Talk 'The Story Of My Body'

Dr. Larry Smarr speaking at TEDMed in 2013.
Credit TEDMed

Park City Institute and Strategic News Service are bringing in a scientist who hopes to one day revolutionize information's technologies to help individuals better understand disease and healing. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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