Renai Bodley

General Manager

Renai Bodley 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.

 

Time is running out to get tickets for the 2015 Ski Affair.   The event raises money for the University of Utah Ski Archives.   KPCW's Renai Bodley has the details: 

Here is a link to the registration website.

           

Heber City Police Department

A suspected drunk driver in a pickup truck rammed a car three times on Heber’s Main Street Friday night.   Heber police say it’s not the driver’s first time with a DUI charge and he’s out of jail on bond today.  KPCW’s Renai Bodley has more.

If the numbers are any indication, mail-in voting in Wasatch County could be considered a success.   Even though Election Day is still a week away, more than 25 percent of the voters have already turned in their ballots. KPCW’s Renai Bodley has the story. 

 

Here is the link to Utah's online voter registration.  *You must be registered online by October 27, 2015, to participate in the 2015 election.*

A woman died at the Park City Aquatics Center at Ecker Hill Middle School Wednesday, October 21.   KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story.  

www.wasatch.edu

There will be a second public hearing for the proposed $62 million bond for the Wasatch County School District.  The hearing will take place Thursday, October 22, 2015, at the Wasatch County School District Board of Education Board Meeting at the Wasatch Education Center, 101 East 200 North, Heber City, Utah. 

Here is a link  to the Wasatch County School District website page with information both for and against the bond.

The mystery of the missing headstones has been solved at Park City's Glenwood Cemetery.   KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story.

http://ci.heber.ut.us/

Heber City will have two - possibly three - new city council members next year.  Three seats are up for re-election and only one incumbent is running.  The candidates will face off at a forum Tuesday, October 20th.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story.  

heretic.com

A Park City film producer is in trouble for unlawfully making and distributing the synthetic drug "spice." KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story.

Heber City

Should a gas station be built at the end of an airport runway?  Heber City Council is grappling with that issue, along with the possiblity of an airport upgrade.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story. 

Teressa Toombs

An area called 'Utah's Fairy Forest' is growing along the Mirror Lake Highway. And the people in charge of protecting the land are concerned about its increasing popularity.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story.

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