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USSA
5:27 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Bill Marolt Honored By USSA

Former U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association President and CEO Bill Marolt was honored by both the National Ski Areas Association and Snowsports Industry of America at the NSAA's annual conference. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
4:59 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Miner Nation Report - May 5, 2014

Scott Chester with the Park City High School Boosters Club has this week's bilingual Miner Nation Report. 

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Vandalism
4:49 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Suspect Who Vandalized Banksy Appears Himself In Court

The suspect charged with damaging two Banksy paintings on Main Street last winter made his first appearance in Third District Court Monday. Rick Brough has more.

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Talented & Gifted
4:45 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Conley Addresses Resources For Gifted Students

While Park City School District regularly addresses closing the achievement gap - bringing the lower achieving students up to meet their higher achieving counterparts - another high needs group is being singled out and given more resources. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Finance
12:51 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Mountain Money - May 5, 2014

The hour starts out with author Adam Braun, "The Promise of a Pencil: How An Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change". Adam started an organization "Pencils of Promise" with $25 that has since built more than 200 schools around the world. Then, in the studio, Kelly Miller, Manager of Assemble Park City, offering 30 private offices. Finally, Nanette Bush, Home Finance Lender at Zions Bank. April is the busiest month for online home searches in Utah. She tells what mortgage hunters need to know for the spring home buying season.

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Social Issues
10:07 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Haves Vs Have Nots To Be Taken On In Forum

Economic opportunity is the topic of the public forum being hosted by the Project for Deeper Understanding Tuesday night. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Traffic Fatality
8:27 pm
Sat May 3, 2014

PETA's Bid For Turkey Memorial In Utah Denied

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An animal rights activist's request to install a roadside memorial at the site where hundreds of turkeys died in a Utah truck crash has been denied.

The Utah Department of Transportation on Friday rejected the request made by Amy Meyer of Salt Lake City on behalf of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, saying it didn't meet the agency's policy standards.

The memorials allow grieving families to memorialize loved ones who die in highway crashes.

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Politics
6:25 pm
Sat May 3, 2014

Ann Romney Touts Traditional Values To Utah Grads

CEDAR CITY, UTAH (AP) - Ann Romney touted traditional values in a commencement address at Southern Utah University, urging graduates to live a "purpose-driven life" and to embrace the challenge of parenthood. 

The wife of former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and mother of five sons spoke to nearly 1,800 graduates on Friday.

She says young people too often delay parenthood because they think they can't both have a career and a family. 

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School Funding
6:23 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

PCEF Announces $165,000 For Park City School District

The Park City Education foundation has just announced $165,000 in grants awarded to specific sites within the district for a variety of programs, from the author in residence program, to supporting art in the schools, to providing another dual immersion teacher. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Women's Giving Fund
6:20 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

Women's Giving Fund Finds Out Their Total

Credit Jody Gross

A year after kicking off a campaign to get 1,000 woman to contribute $1,000, the organizers of the Women's Giving Fund saw a huge turnout in the last month - putting them well over that goal. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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