Carolyn Murray

Reporter
KPCW

If you were trying to get out of town on State Road 224 Thursday evening, or into town on 224 Friday morning, you were probably frustrated by flashing traffic lights and four-way stops at major intersections.  Carolyn Murray has the story:

Local News Hour December 26, 2017

Dec 26, 2017

On todays show our first guest was Utah State Representative for district 53, Logan Wilde. He was in to talk about upcoming legislation and other hot button issues like education, the new DUI law, rural jobs and air quality.  Tom Farkas from Citizens Against The Wall was in to outline his concerns about UDOT"s noise barrier along I-80.  Olympic Gold Medalist Nordic Skier, Billy DeMong and Marketing Director with the Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation, Melanie Welsch, had an overview of the winner take all Olympic  qualifiers coming up at the Utah Olympic Park this weekend.

Local News Hour - December 18, 2017

Dec 18, 2017

Today in the local news hour, we talked with Park City school district Superintendent, Ember Conley, about the agenda for Tuesday’s school board meeting.  Then, Park city High School Junior, Ben Agnew was in to talk about his service project to feed 1000 families in Park City this holiday.  Tom Kelly called in with the US Ski and Snowboard Team results from this past weekend. Finally, Brian Hanton,  Snyderville Basin Recreation District Director, was  in with the monthly update. 

Local News Hour - December 11, 2017

Dec 11, 2017

Today in the local news hour, we talked with Ray Millener from the Snyderville Basin Planning Commission about the upcoming agenda for the Planning Commission.  Chris Clason, from the citizens group, VOLT was in talking about their concerns over the plan to install high power transmission lines through the Heber Valley.

Local News Hour - December 8, 2017

Dec 8, 2017

In todays program, Park Meadows Country Club Board Member, Jack Rubin is in to talk about the grand opening of the club house remodel.  Park  City Council member and mayor elect, Andy Beerman, in to recap the Thursday night council meeting.  Then Kira Solomon from the Park City Ski Patrolers Association was in telling us about the Avalanche safety class being held next week. Finally a group of three Park City High School Students,  talked about their  fund raising efforts to help send students to Indonesia on a service trip to help restore coral reefs. 

In today's program, Associate Superintendent Dr. Ben Belnap and Mental Health and Substance Abuse Coordinator at the Summit County Health Department, Aaron Newman talking about the recent CDC study showing Utah's dramatic increase in youth suicide. Then, City Council member, Nann Worel had a recap on Thursday's council meeting.  Next, Sam Rubin with Mountain Transportation Network in to talk about free rides for the Santa Pub Crawl on Saturday, December 2nd.

Local News Hour - October 26, 2017

Oct 26, 2017

In todays show, Carolyn Murray talks with Summit County Council Chairperson, Chris Robinson on an update from Wednesdays council meeting. Next is Adam Straughn, the Park City Planning Commission Chairperson.  He is in to give an update on the Treasure Hill  Development.  Finally, local author and publisher, Katie Mullaly is in to talk about the class she’s teaching on Self–Publishing. 

Local News Hour - October 25, 2017

Oct 25, 2017

On today’s show, Carolyn Murray speaks to Tom Farkas, a resident of South Ridge involved with the Citizens Against the Wall. Also in the studio, is City Councilman, Andy Beerman in to give a recap of  Tuesday’s City Council meeting.  Finally, Mary Christa Smith, Coordinator of Communities That Care along with Aaron Newman who is the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Coordinator are in to talk about the Summit County Mental Wellness Strategic Plan.

Local News Hour - October 24, 2017

Oct 24, 2017

On today’s show, Carolyn Murray speaks to Summit County Manager, Tom Fisher who will give a preview to Wednesday’s County Council meeting. Then, Bruce Erikson, Park City Planning Director talks about the Planning Commission meeting on Wednesday.  Finally, Barbara Hadley, a resident of the Snyder’s Mill neighborhood is in to discuss her petition in opposition to the School Board’s decision to install perimeter fencing around Parley’s Park Elementary School.  

Local News Hour - October 23, 2017

Oct 23, 2017

On today’s show, Carolyn Murray speaks to Colin Hilton, President and CEO of ther Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation.  An exploratory committee has been formed to determine the feasibility of another Utah Olympic bid. Park City Manager, Diane Foster and Economic Development Director, Jonathan Weidenhammer are in to give a preview on tomorrow’s special city council meeting.The final Guests are PC Reads Founder, Alissa Atens and Board member Erin Grady in to talk about Dyslexia awareness and the special event coming up on Wednesday evening.