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Tourism News
5:38 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Good News For Tourism: Money

There's good news for Utah's tourism industry out of this year's legislative session - which committed $15 million to promoting the state. In addition, those funds could continue to grow each year. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Summit County Council
5:16 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Jasper Makes Development Approvals In Kimball Junction

The Summit County Council is making some decisions Wednesday in the aftermath of a couple of development approvals around the Kimball Junction area. Rick Brough has more.

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Animal Cruelty
4:38 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Family Dog Killed In Pinebrook Backyard

Summit County Animal Control is investigating a report of a dog that was shot and killed in lower Pinebrook Monday morning. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

For information regarding the shooting and killing of Burley, contact Summit County Animal Control at (435) 615-3247.

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Environment
12:13 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

This Green Earth - March 18, 2014

First on today's show, hosts Chris Cherniak and Nell Larson talk with Lt. Col. Chip Elliott, an instructor of chemistry at the U.S. Military Academy. He'll reveal what the Army is doing in the areas of energy consumption and reduction. Author Emma Marris will follow to discuss her writings on nature and her book Rambunctious Garden: Saving Nature in a Post-wild World.

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Moving Ground
6:47 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Earth Quaked In South Summit Area Monday

A minor earthquake was recorded Friday morning in the  South  Summit area.  But there was no damage to nearby communities, and no reports that the quake was felt.

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Park City Ski Team
6:20 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Park City Ski Team Alumni Event Is Being Planned

The Park City Ski Team will host an alumni event Saturday, March 29th to continue building the legacy of the ski team that has launched thousands of young skiers and the likes of World Cup and Olympic Champion Ted Ligety. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City School District
6:20 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Conley Reviews The Common Core In School Board Meeting

Standardizing education is the main goal of the Common Core standards being implemented across the nation. At Tuesday's school board meeting, the math portion of the common core will be reviewed. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Marriage Equality
5:48 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Utah Defends Same-Sex Marriage Ban

A group of Utah attorneys have filed a brief defending the ban on same-sex marriage. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Summit County Health
5:45 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Bondurant Hired As The New Environmenal Health Director

Summit County has hired a new environmental health director. Rick Brough has more.

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Explosion in Neighborhood
5:44 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Dry Ice Bombs Explode In Residential Redstone

Two improvised dry ice bombs were exploded last week  in the residential are of Redstone, leading sheriff deputies to detain one juvenile and to arrest an adult male for interfering with the investigating officers.

Sheriff's Captain Justin Martinez said the bombs didn't damage any people or property, but the devises can be very dangerous.  Rick Brough has more.  

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