A large crowd turned out for a public hearing about the proposed form base code in Heber City.  More than 300 residents attended.  And it appears the majority of them didn't like what they heard.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has more:


Vail is making good on its pledge to change its signage in town so visitors don't confuse its ski resort,  Park City Mountain, with Park City the town.  But one attempt to make things clear ended up having the opposite effect.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story:

The Morning MIx - October 14, 2016

Oct 14, 2016

John and Jude welcome Shellie Barrus and Mikey Butters from Habitat for Humanity who are in studio to talk about the Overall Ball coming up October 22 at Legacy Lodge. Then Jocelyn Scudder and Larissa Trout from the Kimball Art Center bring us up to date on the third annual ARToberFest October 15th.


Wasatch County residents will vote on whether they want to change the zoning on a prized parcel of open space.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story:

On today’s program, it’s the Friday Mountain Trails Report with Lora Smith. Park City Film Series Director Katy Wang previews this weekend's screening as well as some of their upcoming events and new membership efforts. Park City Municipal sustainability Director Luke Cartin and Bina Skordas talk more about the City’s commitment to the Pro Snow initiative and finally a conversation with Guitarist  Ottmar Liebert – who is performing with his band Luna Negra at the Egyptian Theater tonight and tomorrow.

On Tuesday, the Park City School Board began discussing implementing a drug testing policy in the district.  They authorized a policy subcommittee to proceed with researching and proposing a program with the intention of putting it in place for next school year.

Carolyn Murray has more:  

On today's Utah Politics Now, co-hosts Leslie Thatcher talk to the Park City School Board candidates for District 2, Andrew Caplan and Peter Yogman.  They address issues such as school start times, teacher salaries and drug testing in schools.  Then Mark Thomas, Dhief Deputy and Director of Elections for the Utah Lieutenant Governor's office, joins us on the phone to talk about vote-by-mail, the importance of mailing your ballot on time to be counted, and how to protect yourself from voter fraud. 

Cool Science Radio - October 13, 2016

Oct 13, 2016

Lynn and John’s first guest is Art Markman who has answers as to how our brain works and why we behave the way we do in his new book, Brain Briefs. Guest number two is Chuck English, in charge of snowmaking at Deer Valley. 

Local News Hour - October 13, 2016

Oct 13, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Summit County Council member Chris Robinson about the appeal made by Sun Peak homeowners and the berm built near their back yards. Park City Planning Commission Chairman Adam Strachan has a recap of Wednesday's meeting – that once again looked at Treasure.

Summit County Health Director Thinks Everyone Needs a Flu Shot

Oct 12, 2016

It's the time of year to start thinking about getting a flu shot.  And we are talking "shot".  Last year the flu mist was proven to be ineffective. The Summit county Health Director, Rich Bullough recommends  the traditional flu vaccine.  Carolyn Murray has more on the story: