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Park City History Bits
10:59 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Park City History Bits - May 30, 2013

What do the movie Citizen Kane and Park City have in common?

Park City shares part of its origin story with newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst – whom many people also believe the movie Citizen Kane is based on. Hearst’s father George Hearst was in Park City in 1872, when he met four men working a mining claim, and bought it for $27,000.

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Friday Film Review
2:43 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Friday Film Review: Star Trek - Into the Darkness

J.J. Abrams is back with another Star Trek story - but does he have another hit? Rick Brough takes a look.

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

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Friday Film Review
10:44 am
Fri May 17, 2013

Friday Film Review: The Great Gatsby

Taking a trip back to the Flapper Era, with a backdrop of hip-hop, director Baz Luhrmann brings F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” to the big screen one more time. Linda Jager has the Friday Film Review.

Sponsored by the Utah Film Center.

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Arrests
10:32 am
Thu May 16, 2013

Former Park City Police Officer Arrested For Felony Theft

A former Park City police officer is behind bars – charged with 5 felonies for stealing money from the police evidence room as well as a non-profit organization that helps buy Christmas presents for kids.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Book Review
10:28 am
Tue May 14, 2013

May Book Review: River Republic

America’s rivers – controlled by dams, levees and dredging – at what cost?  Amy Mills reviews Daniel McCool’s latest book, River Republic:  The Fall and Rise of America’s Rivers.

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Student Achievement
2:39 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

PCHS Academic Decathlon Finishes 14th In Nationals

The Park City High School Academic Decathlon team was challenged this year at the National championships – having to compete in the medium school category for the first time.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Real Estate
10:06 am
Fri May 3, 2013

1st Quarter Real Estate Sales Strong

The Park City real estate market is bounding back and the numbers for the first quarter of 2013 are looking strong.  KCPW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Taxes
10:29 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

County Will Seek Taxes Lost In Snafu

The Summit County Council said April 17th they will be seeking to recover over $100,000 in tax revenues, following the discovery of a snafu that mistakenly sent sales taxes from Snyderville Basin businesses to Park City. Rick Brough has more.

Park City Government
8:12 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Park City Council Names Diane Foster To City Manager Position

At last week’s Park City Council meeting, Diane Foster was appointed by Mayor Dana Williams and approved by council as Park City’s new city manager.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

Summit County
8:04 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Sheriff Dave Edmunds Overlooked For Dept. Of Corrections Director

Although Summit County sheriff Dave Edmunds was one of three finalists for the State of Utah Department of Corrections director, Governor Gary Herbert has chosen someone else. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.



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