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5:53 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

National Merit Commended Students

Three high school students in the Park City Area have been named as commended students in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Worker Housing
5:37 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Teton County Balances Affordable Housing With Conservation And Jobs

Mountain resort towns around the West share many of the same challenges as the Park City area. In Teton County, Wyoming - where Jackson is located, finding affordable housing for its workforce has long been an issue, perhaps even more extreme than it is here. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Education
5:12 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Tania Knauer On Class Size

School Board member Tania Knauer says the district acknowledges the issue with class size and is faced with it every year when school starts, often with classes bulging -  when it's too late to do anything about it. The school board has decided to put together a committee made up of parents, teachers, and administrators to study how highly successful schools manage class size. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Healthy Lifestyle
1:19 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

The Mountain Life - October 2, 2013

Today in the program we are talking about where religion and spiritualtiy cross paths with Rick Earnst of the Park City Community Church. Then, a philosophical conundrum...The Trolley Problem.  Or Would you Throw the Fat Guy off the Bridge?  This is a conversation with the NY times bestselling author, Thomas Cathcart about what determines our ethical decisions.  Then a conversation about the most essential components to life…water.  We’ll be joined by Zach Frankel, executive director of the Utah Rivers council about what real conservation means.

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Summit County
12:08 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

EPA Requests Amendments To Ordinance

The Summit County council will continue discussing a request from the Environmental Protection Agency to amend the county's Soils Overlay Zone ordinance. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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