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Sentencing was handed down in the Third District Court Monday for a woman who placed the remains of her two stillborn babies in a plastic container in her closet. The defendant, 28-year-old Molly Jojola was sentenced to 60 days in jail, and 36 months probation. Judge Kent Holmberg also directed that she undergo a full evaluation for her mental health and substance-abuse issues. Rick Brough has more.

The School Board meets Tuesday afternoon to vote on new hiring recommendations.  A new Assistant Superintendent is expected to be approved along with Compensation Agreements for District Administrative personnel. 

Both the Republican and Democratic State conventions were held this past weekend.  It’s going to be a lively election season with the special election to fill the vacancy in the District 3 Congressional seat.  Carolyn Murray has more:

On today’s Mountain Money, Renai Bodley and Doug Wells visit with Ty Burrell and Jeff Barnard, the new owners of the Eating Establishment Restaurant in Park City.  The second guest is Nathan Rafferty, CEO/President of Ski Utah. In the final segment, Renai and Doug talk about your money.

Local News Hour - June 19, 2017

Jun 19, 2017

On today’s program, Park City Board of Realtors President Todd Anderson and Treasurer Joanne O’Connell have an update on their visit to Washington D.C. for the National Realtor Convention. Park City Superintendent of Schools Ember Conley and School Board Member Petra Butler preview the School Board meeting agenda, including the budget hearing and results of a pre-bond survey. Snyderville Basin Recreation Director Brian Hanton has an update on the Toll Canyon trail and the beginning of the 100 acre Silver Creek park planning.

US Skiing and Snowboarding

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association today (Monday) unveiled its official rebrand as U.S. Ski & Snowboard. Along with the name change, a new brand mark will unite athletes, members and fans as one team with a vision to be Best in the World in Olympic skiing and snowboarding. 

Park City Celebrates the Purchase of Bonanza Flat

Jun 16, 2017
Dave Cushing

With the financial support of thousands to raise millions of dollars – a couple of hundred people celebrated Friday afternoon – the purchase of Bonanza Flat. KPCW’s Melissa Allison brings us the story.

Park City Council member Andy Beerman is responding to some of the criticism of the Mountain Accord process which came after the Summit County Council decided, in a split vote, to continue funding for the Accord. Rick Brough has more.

With nearly 4.6 million skier days reported in the 2016-2017 season, Utah blew by its previous skier-day record. And while Colorado ski resorts logged almost three times as many -- close to 13 million skier visits last season -- it didn't break any records. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Morning Mix - June 16, 2017

Jun 16, 2017

John and Christie’s music guest today is Joshy Soul who entertains live in studio.  Today’s second guest is Mitchell Burns from Red Ledges Golf. Guest number three is Gary Lauer representing the Wasatch Speakers Series.

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