Park City’s new mayor Jack Thomas has deep roots in Park City. His grandparents were married here and he starting coming up to stay at his Great Aunt Mame’s house at 39 King Road in the 1950s’. As a lifelong skier, he used to ski race in high school and participated in the Knudson Cup. In this week’s Park City Story, Thomas takes a look back at his last ski race he competed in.
Show your love for your pet and KPCW's services that help both of you by calling during Pet Wars. We'll have specially themed premium items and we'll give a shout out to your cat, dog, horse, goat, hamster, fish (good and evil ones) and anything else you want to call a pet.
Last week, school districts in Salt Lake were denied school lunch for having an overdrawn balance, parents fumed and the incident in Uintah Elementary school made national news. Park City's school superintendent assures that would not happen in this community. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
As lawmakers finish coming up with a base budget, the education appropriations committee is considering requests from Senator Howard Stephenson to look at new ways to fund the state's charter schools. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
As winter athletes arrive in Sochi for the Winter Olympic games that kick off this Friday, one Park City resident who follows the games closer than anyone else disembarked late Sunday night for his several week stink of covering the sames. Lynn Ware Peek has more.