Renai Bodley Miller

General Manager

Renai Bodley Miller became General Manager of KPCW in June, 2017. Previously, she was a reporter at KPCW. Renai is a 25 year veteran of the television news business.  She was a news producer in Roanoke, VA, Richmond, VA, Miami, FL, and Washington, DC before moving to Utah in 1996 to be the Executive Producer at KSTU Fox 13.  In 1999, she was promoted to Vice President/News Director.  Under Renai’s tenure, Fox 13 expanded its news coverage from 2.5 hours to 10 hours of news a day.  She retired in July, 2015, to enjoy her new home in Park City; but she couldn’t stay out of a newsroom for long.  Less than a month later she signed on with KPCW as a reporter, and less than two years later she was promoted to General Manager when Larry Warren retired.

Renai is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, Investigative Reporters and Editors, and the Radio Television Digital News Association.  She grew up in Virginia and graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in English Language and Literature. She was an inaugural fellow of the Carole Kneeland Project for Responsible Journalism (1998) and has been invited back several times as a speaker and attendee.  Renai has a passion for politics and was a founding board member of the Utah Debate Commission.   She considers Utah home, and enjoys playing the role of Park City tour guide for her out-of-state friends and family.

 

Paul Hewitt, Park City Fire Service District Chief

 Wild weather hit the Park City area Friday afternoon.  High winds downed power lines, causing electricity outages and a wildfire in Summit County.  According to Paul Hewitt, Park City Fire District Chief, a fire burned between two and three acres east of Interstate 40 and North of Interstate 248.  No one was injured and no structures were threatened. The nearest development is Black Rock near Browns Canyon, which is about a half mile away.  Hewitt says the fire started near a power pole.  Despite high winds, firefighters controlled the blaze within thirty minutes.

KPCW

A group of elected Utah leaders are looking at potentially hosting another Olympic Winter Games.  On Monday, they announced the formation of an official Olympic/Paralympic Exploratory Committee (OEC).    

Today on Mountain Money, Renai Bodley and Doug Wells visit with Red Ledges COO Mitchel Burns about Red Ledges' 10th anniversary.  The second guest, Nick Smith  brings us up to date on Brydge Keyboards and Roody Salvatore tells us about Makaya Caters.

Park City Mayoral Candidates Dana Williams and Andy Beerman appeared on KPCW's  Election Forum Thursday, October 12th at 11 AM.  The One hour segment was moderated by KPCW News Director Leslie Thatcher and KPCW General Manager Renai Bodley.

 

City Council Candidates Tim Henney, Josh Hobson, Steve Joyce and Mark Blue appeared on KPCW's  Election Forum Thursday, October 12th at 10 AM.  The one hour segment was moderated by KCPW News Director Leslie Thatcher and KPCW General Manager Renai Bodley.

Mountain Money - October 9, 2017

Oct 9, 2017

In Today’s Mountain Money program, Renai and Doug visit with Nancy Koehn, historian at Harvard Business School and author of Forged in Crisis The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times.  The second guests are Pete Labore and Andy Fletcher with Backcountry.com and their new in-house brand, Basin and Range.  The final guest is Ginger Reese with the Park City Restaurant Association talking about the final week of Dine About in Park City.

Summit County Sheriff

The man accused of shooting and killing a local bartender was found guilty of murder.  29 year-old James Enoch Henfling of Midvale admitted to shooting 37 year-old Jose Fernandez in a Snowcrest Condominium on February 22, 2016.  Henfling said it was in self defense.   But  a jury returned a guilty verdict Friday afternoon, saying Henfling knowingly and intentionally took the life of Fernandez.

 

 

 

Organizers assembled a panel to talk about fake news and the demise of Civil Discourse. The forum, Thursday night, was held at St. Lukes Church  in Snyderville. Panel members included George Pyle, Ben Winslow, John Mejia, Stu Stanek, Marsha Maxwell and Robert Huber. Moderator, Renai Bodley.

Organizers assembled a panel to talk about fake news and the demise of Civil Discourse. The forum, Thursday night, was held at St. Lukes Church  in Snyderville. Panel members included George Pyle, Ben Winslow, John Mejia, Stu Stanek, Marsha Maxwell and Robert Huber. Moderator, Renai Bodley.

Mountain Money - October 2, 2017

Oct 2, 2017

On today’s Mountain Money, Renai and Doug visit with Heather Zynczak, the CMO of Pluralsight, Kate Mapp who is the Adult Services Librarian at the Park City Library and Brad Owen, CEO and founder of NeverBounce.

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