Local News
11:22 am
Mon July 14, 2014

Sharrows Are Planned For Streets Of Park City

Credit www.saltcycle.org

If you hadn't yet noticed, bicycles are everywhere in Park City, used for both recreation and commuting. If you're confused as a motorist or a cyclist about where bikes should be - Park City Municipal plans to make it a little more clear. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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AP NEWS
8:01 pm
Sun July 13, 2014

Herbert Named Vice Chair Of Governor's Group

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert has been selected by his fellow governors as vice chair of the National Governors Association.

The Republican Governor was chosen at the association summer meeting, which ended Sunday in Nashville, Tennessee.

Herbert, in a statement, said he intends to work with governors to enhance the role of states in a wide range of policies.

Herbert will serve as vice chair as the association's annual meeting in the summer of 2015. At that time, he will become chair through the summer of 2016.

AP NEWS
5:49 pm
Sun July 13, 2014

BLM To Remove Fewer Mustangs Across The West

RENO, Nev. (AP) - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says it will remove fewer wild horses and burros from the range across the West this summer because of budget constraints and overflowing holding pens.

Under its roundup schedule announced this week, the bureau plans to gather 2,400 of the animals through the Sept. 30 end of the fiscal year. All but 215 of them will be horses.

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AP NEWS
9:19 pm
Sat July 12, 2014

8 Film Projects Get Financial Incentives In Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Eight film projects, including the fantasy adventure "Bigfoot versus Nazis," have been granted financial incentives in Utah. 

The tax credits granted Thursday by the Governor's Office of Economic Development board are based on production companies spending defined amounts of money in the state and hiring a certain percentage of cast and crew locally.

Utah Film Commission Director Marshall Moore says the tax credit increases from 20 to 25% when spending tops $1,000,000, but it can be reduced if a production falls short of meeting its spending goal.

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Friday Film Review
1:25 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Friday Film Review: Maleficent

Have you ever wondered why the evil Fairy Godmother in the story of Sleeping Beauty was so pissed off? See Maleficent and all will be revealed. Barbara Bretz has this week's Friday Film Review.

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Local News
12:45 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Beware Of The IRS Scam Going Around Park City

A Park City resident warns of another phone scam going on. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Heal Utah
12:42 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

HEAL Utah Solar Meeting Happening This Week

Heal Utah is coming out against the proposed fee on Utah households who produce their own energy - and will be in Park City Tuesday to give residents ideas about how to fight it. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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State & Regional
12:26 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Mountain Summer - July 11, 2014

On the premiere of KPCW's Mountain Summer, hosts John Wells and Peggy Veverka were joined by station General Manager and President Larry Warren to talk about the show and what's coming up. Ryan (Cray) and Kate (Boyd) from Park Silly Market and Alissa Daly from Republic Services joined the show to talk about "recycle day" which is their theme this Sunday. Travis (English) dropped by to talk about the Summit County Fair and Katy (Wang) joined the show to talk about the Park City Film Series.

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PSA - Program
10:34 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Dog Obedience Classes at the PC MARC

Certified local dog trainer Heather Hampsten will teach Puppy, Basic and Intermediate classes on Tuesdays, July 29th to September 2nd at the PC MARC. Classes are for adults over 16 and their dogs. Puppy class is at 6 p.m., Basic is at 7 p.m. and Intermediate is at 8 p.m. The fee is $75. For info and registration visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 615-5400.

Arts & Culture
10:12 am
Fri July 11, 2014

June Book Review - Detroit City is the Place to Be

Detroit’s bankruptcy and blight are familiar headlines across America and maybe the world. But what it means to live, work and survive in the modern-day Motor City are bigger, more important stories. Sandra Svoboda, who lives there, has this month’s review of author Mark Binelli’s book, “Detroit City is the Place to Be,” an account of what is depressing, entertaining, foretelling and hopeful in the urban landscape of Detroit.

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