SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Gov. Gary Herbert outdoor recreation director says he will hold a Utah Outdoor Summit to leverage the economic potential of the state's wild and spectacular lands.
Brad Petersen has been busy during his first 90 days on the job. He's in charge of promoting Utah's $5.8 billion outdoor-recreation economy and aligning the state's 600 gear manufacturers and distributors. His job is unique among federal, state and local governments.
Reed Albergotti and Vanessa O’Connell, both Wall Street Journal reporters who wrote on the Lance Armstrong doping scandal as it was breaking, talk about their just released new book: “Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever.” Then Jake Hutchinson, Avalanche Safety Expert joined to talk about snow science and snow safety. Finally, a conversation with Patty Chang Anker about her book, “Some Nerve: Lessons Learned While Becoming Brave."
A Tuesday night forum with Park City's mayor candidates brought out about 100 people. During the discussion, maybe the most significant difference between the contenders City Council member, Andy Beerman, and Planning Commissioner, Jack Thomas, concerned mass transit connections to the Park City area. Rick Brough has more.
An icon of Park City's historic past has been preserved in Park City's Old Town and city council on Thursday will tour the site where the Historic Wall, forge, and floor were recently completed. Lynn Ware Peek has more.