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Local News Hour - February 21, 2017

Feb 21, 2017

On this morning’s Local News Hour, Melissa Allison gets an update from Utah Policy.com Managing Editor Bryon Schott with his weekly legislative update.  Then, Park City Planning Director, Bruce Erickson,  drops by to talk about Wednesday’s agenda. Today’s final guest is Recycle Utah Director Insa Riepen with her monthly update.

En una entrevista con Jorge Rodriguez en Cada Domingo, el jefe de la policía de Park City, Wade Carpenter, da un mensaje para la comunidad de Park City. Traducido por Zulema Espinoza.

Jorge Rodriguez interviews Park City Chief of Police, Wade Carpenter, who delivers a statement in English for the Park City community. Translated to Spanish by Zulema Espinoza.

Both Park City Police Chief Wade Carpenter and Summit County Sheriff Justin Martinez released statements Saturday about the four people arrested Friday morning in Park City by immigration enforcement officers.  The statements are below:  

 

From Park City Police Chief Wade Carpenter:

 

Immigration officers arrested four people in the Park City area Friday.   Park City Police Chief Wade Carpenter says the arrests were made by Enforcement Removal Operation officers, who are part of  Immigrations and Customs Enforcement, also known as ICE.   Carpenter said the Park City Police Department had nothing to do with the arrests.  He added that he spoke to the Summit County Sheriff's Office and the Utah Attorney General's office, and those agencies didn't know of the arrests either.

The Park City Board of Education meets next Monday, the 27th.  The agenda includes a price tag for the proposed High School Expansion project.  Last week, they voted to rescind implementing grade realignment for next school year because they don’t have the room to accommodate 9th graders into the existing high school. Carolyn Murray has this:

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For this week's Friday Film Review Libby Wadman says the numbers all add up in the Oscar-nominated film, Hidden Figures.

Book Review

Feb 17, 2017

A husband and wife exploring the wilds of Alaska in the late 1800s is the subject of To the Bright Edge of the World. Bobbi Pyron has this month's KPCW review.

Today JW and Christie welcomed musical guest, Kris Lager, who performed live in studio.  Second guest on the program was Singer Lyle Divinsky.  Final guest, Dustin Esson, Managing Director at Park City live, dropped into the studio to visit.

On Today's program, Park City School Board members Phil Kaplan and Julie Eihausen discuss some of the items from Thursday's special Meeting.

Park City Council member Andy Beerman talks about last night's meeting.

Deadline for Bonanza Flats is Closing In

Feb 16, 2017
Utah Open Lands

Park City residents voted last November to approve a $25 million bond to purchase Bonanza Flats should it become available. It did and Park City put $1.5 million down but the closing date is coming up fast.

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