Will is thrilled to be reporting and delivering the news for KUNR. An East Coast transplant, he's worked at NPR stations in Philadelphia, New York and most recently Connecticut. He's also interned at the NPR West Headquarters in Los Angeles where he learned from some of the network's best correspondents. Before joining the public radio airwaves, he studied English at a small liberal arts college and covered arts and culture for an alternative news weekly in Philadelphia.

He's particularly drawn to education, government and environmental reporting, but will jump on any story that gets him out into the field with a mic in hand. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, fish tacos and great American poetry.

Resort Mediation
6:34 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Resorts May Mediate Before Deadline?

Two weeks ago, Third District Court judge Ryan Harris ordered Park City Mountain resort and Vail Resorts into mediation to work out their differences with a deadline to have it resolved by August 15th. But given the secrecy of the negotiations, it'll be another month-and-a-half before the community finds out if they could do that. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this update.

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Local News
5:12 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Don't Speed; Don't Light Firecrackers In Park City

Park City is cracking down - from banning fireworks to enforcing speed limits. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Big Stars Bright Nights
3:40 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

McBride Comes To Park City This Week To Perform At Deer Valley

Named "Female vocalist of the Year" four times by the Country Music Association, Martina McBride will be coming to Park City for the first time this Thursday, at the Deer Valley ampitheatre. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local Faces
3:36 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Crawford Talks About Her Engineering Role In The County

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Leslie Crawford has been the Summit County Engineer for a little over a year. She's not only busy with designing and maintaining the county's roads, but is heavily involved with the proposed Tesoro pipeline, and the regional Mountain Accord process. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
3:31 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

I-80 Starting A Big Construction Project

Residents of Tollgate Canyon say their access out of the canyon is getting blocked and public safety is a stake as a major construction project on I-80 is underway and will be until late in 2015. UDOT says it was their only option. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
3:22 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Wright Talks About Savor The Summit And Its Zion Curtain Law

Anyone who attended Savor The Summit along Park City's Main Street last month was able to see some 27 bars strung out in the open along Main Street - a rarity behind the so-called "Zion Curtain". It's party of the murkiness behind the interpretation of liquor laws in the state. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
3:16 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Edmunds Talks About The Successful Ragnar Race

When it comes to large sporting events, like the recent Ragnar Race, Park City's police chief and Summit County's Sheriff say they work together well, and they've become proficient at handling these large gatherings. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
3:03 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Cops Shoot Dog in Salt Lake City Alerting Park City Police More Careful

There have been headlines in Salt Lake, and protests, after a Salt Lake City police officer shot a dog he claimed was threatening, while the officer was conducting a yard to yard search for a missing child.
Park City Police Chief Wade Carpenter and Sheriff Dave Edmunds said the case is certainly cause for reflection for them and their officers. Rick Brough has more.

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USSA
2:48 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Shaw Talks About The Future Of USSA

After 18 years, the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association is under new leadership and that means a different way of doing things. And for new leader Tiger Shaw, it means going back to the basics. KCPW's Leslie Thatcher has the report.

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