Local News Hour

Weekdays 8AM

Morning Edition & The Local News Hour

with Leslie Thatcher

NPR's national show Morning Edition is interspersed with Park City's only daily local news source, live every weekday morning from 6:00 to 8:00 AM. Whether recapping the previous night's School Board meeting, informing listeners on a recent development on a government project or a featured story on a piece of local color, veteran news anchor Leslie Thatcher delivers the news that makes Park City a community.

The Local News Hour follows Morning Edition and is KPCW's flagship news program, also hosted by KPCW News Director Leslie Thatcher, every weekday from 8 to 9 AM. Get the information directly from the people who are making the news with live interviews.

8:09 AM, Every Week Day - Weather  with the ABC Forecast Center

Weekly Segments:

  • Mondays - PCSD's Superintendent before Park City School Board's Board of Education Meeting.
  • Tuesdays - Bob Jasper, County Manager of Summit County
  • Wednesdays - Diane Foster, City Manager of Park City
  • Fridays - City Council member from Park City (after City Council meetings only)

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Park City Transit
4:54 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Park City Transit May Start Charging Riders

The Summit County Council Wednesday got an update on their transit system. And it was apparent that their decisions on some major items are awaiting further study. Rick Brough has more.

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PC CAPS
4:20 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

School District Says It Needs PC CAPS Building

A master planning committee at the Park City School District says the district needs a new $5,000,000 building for teacher training and the PC CAPS program, reprioritized for a need for a Career and Technical Education building. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Traffic Fatality
4:12 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Turkeys Die In Deer Creek Reservoir

Nearly 700 turkeys destined for the deep freeze met their fate early by drowning in Deer Creek Reservoir Thursday morning after a semi-truck hauling them missed a curve on Provo Canyon highway. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has details.

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Snyderville Planning Commission
3:56 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Slow And Steady Will Fill Tech Park, Says DeFord

Snyderville Planning Commission Chair Colin DeFord says he thinks  a proposed amendment to the Boyer Tech Park Development Agreement is a good idea, although he and the Commission had some concerns.

And despite some concerns that a tech park isn't workable here, he says that, in a slow and steady way, it can win the day. Rick Brough has more.

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Canyons Resort
4:25 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Rancher Sues Canyons For Former Accident

Long-time Park City rancher Steve Osguthorpe has sued the Canyons Resort, and its corporate affilitates, after an accident four years ago, when he ran into a cable being strung up by workers at the Resort. Rick Brough has more.

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New Principal
4:16 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Trailside Elementary Hires New Principal

Robin Williams
Credit PCSD

Park City School District has hired a new principal to head Trailside Elementary next year. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Snyderville Planning Commission
3:59 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Planning Commission Suggests Amendment To Boyer Agreement

The Snyderville Planning Commission, meeting Tuesday night, suggested some changes for a proposed amendment to the Boyer Tech Park Development Agreement. Rick Brough has more.

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Park City Film Studio
3:51 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Ericksen Gives Update On New Film Studio In Park City

The Park City Council last week approved the final subdivision plat for Park City Film Studios, paving the way for construction on the 30-acre development to move forward. As KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports, expect construction to being this spring.

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Park City Municipal
4:28 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Michael Fierro Vs Park City Municipal Case

Credit Park City Municipal Corporation

The Utah Court of Appeals recently ruled against Park City Municipal in a case involving discharge of an employee. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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PC CAPS
4:05 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

School District Plans For PC CAPS Building Despite Remodel

The Park City School District plans to build a new $5,000,000 building near Treasure Mountain Junior High school to house the new PC CAPS program and provide space for professional development. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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