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Summit County Council
5:19 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Jasper Discusses The Environment With His Fellow Council Members

The environment is among the major topics for the Summit County Council in their regular meeting Wednesday. Rick Brough has more.

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Gary Herbert
4:45 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Land Deal Kicks Off 1st Outdoor Recreation Summit

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Gov. Gary Herbert will open his first annual Outdoor Recration Summit on Thursday by signing a long awaited swap of state and federal lands in Grant, San Juan and Uintah Counties. 

The deal gives the federal government about 25,000 acres of conversation and recreation lands in exchange for about 35,000 acres of energy-rich land for the state.

Congress authorized the deal in 2009 but it has taken years of negotiations to be finalized.

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PC CAPS
4:00 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Garrison Needs More Time On The Decision Of A New District Building

The Park City school board will make a decision by the end of the month whether to move forward with the new $5,000,000 Professional Development and PCCAPS building. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Park City School District
3:54 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Conley Agrees To Make Budget Cuts

The Park City school district just two years after a tax increase face an upcoming deficiency, district officials say they'll again make cuts and have said another tax increase may be on the horizon. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Library
3:51 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Dias Talks About The Library's New Renovation

The Park City Library renovation plans is around the corner, the library will close in anticipation - to inventory books and move them into their new temporary homes. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Mountain Accord
3:48 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Dias Discusses Mountain Accord's Schedule At The City Council Meeting

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At Thursday's city council meeting, the council will work through how the Mountain Accord will fit in with the city's newly adopted general plan. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Young Riders
3:45 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Minahan Talks About This Weekend's Bike Swap

The Young Riders bike swap takes place this weekend at The Yard, and there's still time to check in bikes to be sold. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Technology
3:31 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Cool Science Radio - May 8, 2014

John and Lynn spend the first half  of the show with Richard Giraud, landslide specialist for Utah Geological Survey. Common types of Utah landslides are debris flows, slides and rock falls. In the second half, Richard Primack, author of "Walden Warming: Climate Change Comes to Thoreau's Woods". Richard uses notes on the natural history of Concord Massachusetts from Henry David Thoreau, to track the effects of a warming climate.

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State & Regional
7:11 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Judge OKs Tear-Down Of Pigeon Admirer's Loft

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A South Jordan pigeon keeper fighting to maintain his backyard shelter for hundreds of the birds could soon lose the structure under a new judge's order.

Justice Court Judge Clinton Balmforth gave the city permission Wednesday to remove Boris Majnaric's pigeons and tear down a loft and gazebo.

City officials declined to comment on how fast they would act.

The Deseret News reports that Majnaric faces related misdemeanor charges in a pending case.

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PC Managers
5:20 pm
Wed May 7, 2014

Briggs Talks Budget Business

The PC Managers' budget will be presented to the Park City Council this week, and it's looking like one of one of the tightest operating budgets in recent history. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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