Job Opening
1:05 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Help Wanted: KPCW Program Director

KPCW PROGRAM DIRECTOR

KPCW is searching for a radio Program Director who can lead efforts to program dynamic news and information content, supplemented by a cutting-edge music, blended with a modified AAA format for the diverse audience of Summit and Wasatch counties.

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USSA Leadership
11:19 am
Mon June 30, 2014

USSA CEO Tiger Shaw's 1st 100 Days On The Job

Tiger Shaw at the KPCW Studios.
Credit Leslie Thatcher

After his first 100 days at the helm of his new job as the President and CEO of the U-S Ski and Snowboard Association, Tiger Shaw is ready to put his personal touch on the organization.  He spoke about where he's going next with KPCW Local News Hour host Leslie Thatcher.

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Chuck Quirmbach is a Milwaukee-based reporter who covers developments and issues in Southeastern Wisconsin that are of statewide interest. He has numerous years of experience covering state government, elections, the environment, energy, racial diversity issues, clergy abuse claims and major baseball stadium doings. He enjoys covering all topics.

Chuck is a frequent contributor to National Public Radio and several other regional or national radio outlets. He has won several individual awards, and several as part of a collaboration with other reporters.

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Future of the Wasatch
3:41 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Recreation, Environment, Transportation, Economic Priorities Blend

The systems groups from the Mountain Accord met in Park City last week and got one step closer to action on goals for the environmental, economic, recreational and transportation future of the Central Wasatch. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Oil Pipeline
3:03 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

County Pushes To Keep Oil Far From Drinking Water

Summit County Council member David Ure says that he and his colleagues are hoping they can get the planned alignment of the Tesoro oil pipeline moved away from the river corridor in the east county.

Ure says that plan could impact everything from his Kamas Valley community to the Wasatch Front. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
2:27 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Special Events In Park City Are Coming Up This Month And The Next

Credit Park City Municipal Corporation

Park City Municipal says they are happy with the events that come to town each summer, but also say the town is just about maxed out for the months of July and August. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Technology
4:53 pm
Thu June 26, 2014

Cool Science Radio - June 26, 2014

Lynn and John talk to Jared Heyman, CEO of Crowd Med, an on line crowd-sourced medical diagnosis platform that helps solve difficult medical cases. In the second half, Lynn Sherr, author of "Sally Ride: America's First Woman In Space".

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Local News
2:38 pm
Thu June 26, 2014

Mountain Regional Gets Approved For Their Water

The Summit County Council, sitting Wednesday as the board for the county's Mountain Regional Water District, approved a new Impact Fee structure for the water system.
They also got a head's up that water rate increases over the next five years, will be proposed later this summer. Rick Brough has more.

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Rainbow Gathering
2:27 pm
Thu June 26, 2014

Rainbow Family Stabbing Update

leilani Novak
Credit Wasatch County Jail

The New Mexico woman charged with a second degree felony for stabbing a Salt Lake man Monday made her first appearance in court Wednesday and prosecutors say she may be facing additional charges. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
2:16 pm
Thu June 26, 2014

Managers From Park City Are Concerned Over Woodward

In the midst of Park City Mountain Resort legal disputes, property owners and managers from the resort's base area have now stepped forward to express concern over the proposed Woodward Facility - chief among those concerns - parking. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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