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10:09 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Author Sherman Alexie and Filmmaker Chris Eyre Visit Park City

Leslie Thatcher, Chris Eyre and Sherman Alexie
Credit Photo by Elizabeth Latenser

Author/Screenwriter Sherman Alexie and filmmaker Chris Eyre reunited in Park City this week to meet with Park City High School students and the community.  They sat down with KPCW's News Director Leslie Thatcher to talk about their work,  their collaboration on Smoke Signals and Indians at Wal-Mart.

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Education
6:07 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

AP And ACT School Board Meeting

  The Park City School Board Tuesday evening heard a presentation on Advanced Placement and ACT scores at Park City High School, leaving them questioning what's going on in Advanced Placement. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Local News
6:03 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

PCMR Wins Right to Amend Lawsuit Against Talisker

  Park City Mountain Resort won an important round in Third District court Wednesday. Judge Ryan Harris ruled that PCMR can amend its lawsuit against its landlord, Talisker. While PCMR still maintains that its leases for the bulk of its ski terrain are valid, Judge Harris said PCMR can also press the claim that its rights under the lease have been violated, because Talisker allegedly transferred or sold the 3700 acres of ski mountain to another company, possibly one tied to Vail Resorts. Rick Brough has more.

  

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Local News
5:51 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Tourism Means Big Bucks

Tourism is big business in Utah and Summit County makes a big contribution to that. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
5:49 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Kraig Powell Talks Educational Issues

Next month, the Utah Education Interim committee will consider a bill that would raise $400,000,000 to provide ongoing funding for Utah schools by eliminating a tax exemption that favors large families. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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