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Whole Foods Grand Opening is October 18th.

Oct 11, 2017

The new Whole Foods Grand Opening is scheduled for next Wednesday, October 18th.  In addition to nearly doubling the size of the store, there are some first ever offerings.  Carolyn Murray has more.    

Triple Crown Sports Contract Up for Renewal

Oct 11, 2017
triplecrownsports.com

Park City plans to renew the contract with Triple Crown Sports for boys and girl’s baseball and softball, but due to complaints about event fatigue and other issues – city staff is suggesting that the city council modify the terms. KPCW’s Melissa Allison has more.

Midway Mayor Seeking a Second Term

Oct 11, 2017
Colleen Bonner

The mayor of Midway wants to be elected to a second term.  She’s lived in Midway for 25 years, owned her own business and thinks she can help lead and serve the 4000 residents living there. Carolyn Murray has this: 

Local News Hour - October 11, 2017

Oct 11, 2017

On today’s program, Debbie LaBelle with Whole Foods talks about the Grand Opening of the new store next week. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Budget Manager Nate Rockwood have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting, including a the consideration of the $40 Million sale of bonds for the new Arts and Culture District and Affordable Housing. Bill Malone President of the Park City Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau has details on the candidate forum on Friday and Incumbent Mayor of Midway Collen Bonner talks about her run for re-election.

Park City Farmers Market Needs a New Home

Oct 10, 2017

The Park City Farmers Market has been at the Canyons Parking lot on Wednesday afternoons for the past 16 summers. Next year, their location will change but they don’t yet know where they’ll land.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City School District

The Park City High School Athletics and Activities Director was honored with a prestigious national award on Tuesday. Carolyn Murray has more:

Celeste Johnson

The city of Midway held a three way primary in August with all female candidates running for mayor.  With the general election next month, the 10 year resident challenging the incumbent thinks she can bring a new perspective to handling the growth pressures in Midway.    Carolyn Murray has this: 

October Book Review - A Gentleman in Moscow

Oct 10, 2017

A Gentleman in Moscow is the second novel from the New York Times' Bestselling author of Rules of Civility, Amor Towles. Here is Barbara Bretz with this month's book review.

Local News Hour - October 10, 2017

Oct 10, 2017

On the program today, Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday’s county council meeting.  Park City Planning Director Bruce Erickson has a preview of Wednesday’s planning commission meeting. PC Mark Recreation Coordinator Cole Johnson has details on Next week’s Fall Wellness Week which includes a segment with Tippee Morlan that will focus on the basics of finding travel deals, and Midway Mayoral Candidate Celeste Johnson talks about her run for office against incumbent, Colleen Bonner.

The first guest on the program, Bret Hartl with the Center for Biological Diversity talking about Utah Senators Hatch and Lee’s attempt to gut the Endangered Species Act. Then, Brian McInerney with the National Weather Service stops by to explain why the summer of 2017 was the hottest on record.  Finally, Lisa Yoder, Summit County Sustainability Coordinator joins Chris and Nell to discuss the County’s renewable energy and carbon emissions goals. 

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