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Summit County Council
5:57 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Hague Complains About A Certain Way Of Business

In a brief discussion Wednesday, the Summit County Council heard from a Basin resident that the Boyer Tech Center at Kimball Junction isn't developing the kinds of businesses that were expected in its original plan.
The citizen, Chris Hague, has also filed a GRAMA request concerning a business being operated by a Council member in the Tech Center's Building A. Rick Brough has more.

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Park City School District
5:53 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Einhorn Becomes The New Curriculum Director For Park City School District

Park City School District has chosen a new curriculum director, a familiar name in the district. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Technology
1:06 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Cool Science Radio - March 27, 2014

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.

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2014 Elections
12:19 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Democratic Stevens Rises To Challenge Van Tassell

Wayne Stevens
Credit stevensforutsenate.com

Utah State Senator Kevin Vanb Tassell, whose District 26 includes the Park City area, has a Democratic challenger, Wayne Stevens, who is a Vernal resident, like Van Tassell.

Stevens talked to KPCW about environmental issues, and said he favors the proposed Tesoro pipeline. Rick Brough has more.

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Resort Battle
10:28 am
Thu March 27, 2014

Vail Offers To Buy Out Park City Mountain

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.

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Local News
7:08 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Zimmerman Is Going For A District 53 Seat Again

John Zimmerman is a Wanship resident who ran against his fellow Republican, Mel Brown, for the House District 53 seat two years ago. Now he's doing it again. Rick Brough has more.

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Ski History Week
6:47 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Skiing History Celebrated In Park City

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.

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Snyderville Planning Commission
6:47 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Rumor Has It For A New Ice Rink In Silver Creek

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.

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Skiing
6:13 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Learn The Physics Of Freestyle Skiing

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.

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Local News
6:13 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Foster Encourages Toting Reusable Bags At The Store

Plastic grocery bags haven't been banned yet in Park City, but the city hopes its efforts have more people toting their reusable bags to the store. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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