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Local school district officials closely monitor the Utah legislative session each year because legislators representing less-affluent school districts inevitably look to the wealthier ones - like Park City -  to help fund schools in parts of the state where population is growing. Carolyn Murray has this report:

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With domestic terrorism on the rise and people coming from around the world for the Sundance Film Festival, the Park City Police Department invited Utah public safety officials to provide community awareness training for Parkites.  Melissa Allison has the story:

Cool Science Radio - January 18, 2018

Jan 18, 2018

Today's first guest is author Daniel Pink, who will discuss his new book, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, already a New York Times bestseller. In the second half of the show, we'll learn about SUBPAC, a wearable subwoofer that allows you to experience music in a new way, according to John Alexiou, SUBPAC's president, who joins Lynn and JW to talk about this interesting technology.

Local News Hour - January 18, 2018

Jan 18, 2018

Trent Meisenheimer leads off with today’s avalanche forecast. Next, Summit County Council Member Doug Clyde recaps Wednesday's meeting; Park City Planning Commission Chairman Adam Strachan reviews last night’s meeting; and Sundance Senior Programmer John Nein talks about some of the offscreen programs at this year’s festival.

Shareholders of the Summit Water Company on Tuesday voted down two proposed changes in the firm's bylaws.  Rick Brough reports:

Superintendent Search Steams Ahead

Jan 17, 2018

The search for a Park City School District superintendent begins in earnest this month.  The School Board meets next Tuesday with a search consultant to outline their plan to replace Superintendent Ember Conley, who resigned last month.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Public input during the Park City School Board meeting on Tuesday was extensive, with a handful of representatives taking the podium to urge the governing board to ask Superintendent Ember Conley to reconsider her resignation.  Carolyn Murray has this report:  

The Mountain Life - January 17, 2018

Jan 17, 2018

On today’s show, Tim and Lynn explore the connection of arts and culture to our mountain lifestyle, curated by the Park City Summit County Arts Council.  It's a two-part conversation with a focus on food.  Art and culture can influence activism, and how that's ringing true in Park City, with a newly formed group that hopes to tackle the food waste issue, inspired by a documentary screened at the Park City Film Series. Next, it's all about art and food with Adam Ross, owner/chef at Twisted Fern.

On today’s program, Mark Staples has today’s Utah Avalanche forecast.  Park City School Board President Andrew Caplan recaps Tuesday’s school board meeting. Tom Foley – Vice President of Business Intelligence for the travel firm Inntopia discusses how western resorts have been challenged in recent months by low snowfall and Shari Frilot, Senior Programmer for Sundance Film Festival and Chief Curator of New Frontier has details on this year’s New Frontier films and installations at the new location, The Ray.

The proposed Treasure Hill project settlement agreement is on the calendar again this week, with the Park City Planning Commission considering it at a special Wednesday meeting.  Rick Brough caught up with Mayor Andy Beerman for a status report:

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