Lynn and John have a discussion with Naveena Sadasivam, reporter at ProPublica, an independent non-profit news room, about possible health implications of hydro fracking. Karen Wilkinson is the second guest. She is the co-author, with Mike Petrich, of The Art of Tinkering, a celebration of what it means to tinker: take things apart and build art that is part of science and technology.
A couple of court hearings scheduled for early next month in the ongoing legal dispute between Park City Mountain Resort and Vail Resorts. This Tuesday, however, Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz offered to buy Park City’s access to the ski mountain and property that Vail Resorts holds a lease to. But Park City says no way to a Vail takeover. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.
Park City is hosting Skiing History Week from March 31 to April 6, capped off by the annual U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame inductions at the Basin Fieldhouse, Saturday, April 5. Rick Brough has more.
The Snyderville Planning Commission had a pretty routine meeting Tuesday night. One unusal item they looked at was a proposed ice rink for a private residence in the Silver Creek neighborhood. Rick Brough has more.
Park City students will have the opportunity to learn how physics impact ski turns and Corked 180's at a special presentation by the University of Utah Physics Department Thursday. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
The two highways that are the backbone of the transportation grid in Park City will see some modifications beginning this spring and various phases over the next half dozen years and will include tunnels and roundabouts. Lynn Ware Peek has more.