Snyderville Planning Commission
2:06 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Barnes Currently In The Hospital For Aortic Dissection

Snyderville Basin Planning Comissioner Mike Barnes is in critical but stable condition after suffering what's called an aortic dissection on Sunday. KPCW's Rick Brough has more.

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AP NEWS
2:05 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Counties Push For State Control Of Wild Horses

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A couple of southern Utah counties that vowed to break federal law and round up wild horses this summer if the Bureau of Land Management didn't do it first are backing down from that threat.

The Salt Lake Tribune reports that the Iron and Beaver county commissioners are instead mounting a campaign to have rules changed so states, not the federal government, control how many horses are allowed on the ranges.

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Local News
2:05 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Hewitt Talks About This Year's Ban Of Fireworks

Based on the recommendation of Park City fire chief Paul Hewitt, its emergency manager and police chief, the Park City council last week banned the use of personal fireworks. While Hewitt says he's a fan of fireworks, he doesn't think it's worth the risk. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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PCMR VS Talisker
1:58 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

PCMR And Talisker's Judge Signs Eviction Order

As Park City Mountain Resort and Vail Resorts work to settle their legal differences, Third District Court Judge Ryan Harris has officially signed and filed the Order of Restitution, evicting Park City Mountain Resort. That eviction has been stayed for now. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
1:02 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Tollgate Residents Are Affected By I80 Construction

Although the residences west of Tollgate Canyon are affected by the I80 Highway reconstruction, this summer and next, personnel at the North Summit Fire District say they are able to access those neighborhoods, for fires and emergencies. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
1:01 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

North Summit Fire Department Keeping Caution For This Year's Fireworks

While Park City has restricted fireworks this year, a ban isn't in effect for cities on the East Side of the county. Although the fire danger isn't considered extreme there, a spokesman for North Summit's fire district is still advising caution. Rick Brough has more.

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State & Regional
10:28 am
Wed July 2, 2014

The Mountain Life - July 2, 2014

Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney spoke with Eileen Dunn, owner of Done To Your Taste catering. It's grown to be a competitive business and she talks about how it all got started for her, etc. Writer and adventurer Brian Benson then joins the show to talk about biking while trying to woo the love of his life.

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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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