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Property Development
4:30 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

Property Development Approved On Possible Ridgeline

The Park City council in its Thursday meeting approved a lot combination that will move a future development forward on Rossi Hill, on a property that is questionably on a ridgeline. Lynn Ware Peek has more.   

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Events
2:20 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

Fun Friday - October 18, 2013

Host John Burdick is joined by “B” Team co-host “Frieda” while Jan Burdick is out on assignment this week. They are joined by Jennifer Kimball from Zermatt Resort, who has prepared a Haunted Halloween Ball, complete with live music, a “Candy Bar” and Tarot card readers. Then Rachel Kahler and Brent Kelly from Heber Valley come to talk about the Heber Valley Cowboy Poetry & Buckaroo Fair. As the show wraps up with the Candy Quiz and Stupid Criminals, KPCW’s newest intern Corrie Gustman gets trotted out to learn grace under fire.

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Local News
12:00 am
Fri October 18, 2013

City Council Meet Abut Green Park Co-Housing Project

 The Park City council held firm to their support of affordable and attainable housing projects at Thursday's meeting by approving changes to land management code to allow the Green Park Co-Housing project to move ahead. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Wildlife Trouble
12:00 am
Fri October 18, 2013

Moose Poachings On The Rise

A rash of moose poaching in Summit and Wasatch Counties has the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources troubled, especially with declining numbers of moose. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
12:00 am
Fri October 18, 2013

County Council Meets on Highland Estates Operations

  After hearing from dozens of speakers at a public hearing Wednesday, County Council member Chris Robinson says he'd like to have a work session, to further consider if home-based businesses in Highland Estates should include contractor operations. Rick Brough has more.

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Business Zoning
5:59 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Highland Estates Businesses Hear And Express Troubles

About 100 people turned out before the Summit County Council Wednesday night to discuss whether the Highland Estates neighborhood should be zoned to allow home-based small-contracting businesses. 

With a majority of the speakers against the charge, Council Chair Claudia McMullin told the crowd they haven't decided on any rezone or even if they're going to consider any changes for home-based businesses. Rick Brough has more.

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Park City History
5:35 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Park City History Bits - October 17, 2013

Did you know there was a time when Kings & Queens ruled Park City – as well as cleaned, cooked and staffed the front desk at the Chateaux Après Lodge?

This is Hope Woodside with your weekly Park City History Bit.

Back in the 1970s and ‘80s the owners of Chateaux Après, Ed and Sue Hosenfeld, ran ads throughout the United States to recruit kids to help them run the lodge with their eight children. To boost response, they nicknamed the positions “Kings” and “Queens.”

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Nordic Skiing
5:28 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Nordic Betties Trains Local Women On The Cross-country Track

There's just a handful of spots open to participate in this winter's Park City Nordic Betties - a season long series for women to improve your Nordic skiing. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
4:45 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

The Egyptian Theater Does The Time Warp

  The Egyptian Theater had a busy Fall season, with sold out shows nearly every weekend. This weekend, get ready for the Rocky Horror Picture Show. Lynn Ware Peek has more.  

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Technology
2:21 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Cool Science Radio - October 17, 2013

Today we talked with Clive Thompson,  contributing writer to Wired and NY Times Magazine and also one of the people chosen to test the Google Glass.  He’ll tell us about that and also talk about his new book called “Smarter Than You Think, How Technology is Changing our Minds for The Better." Then Daniel Leiberman, head of the evolutionary biology department at Harvard., speaks about  his book: "The Story of the Human Body:  Evolution, Health, and Disease." 

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