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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Shrinking Tax Base?
1:42 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

City Ready To Fight To Keep Taxes From Resort Ticket Sales

Park City Municipal may be looking at some lean years ahead, with less sales tax revenue due to past taxing errors and possible future sales tax loses if the Vail Resorts end up operating Park City Mountain Resort. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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New Gondola
1:37 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Gondola From Old Town To Deer Valley Is On

Plans are solidly in the works for a gondola from Old Town to Deer Valley's Silver Lake area and both Park City Municipal and Deer Valley Resort are on board. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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PC CAPS
1:26 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

IKOS Kickstarter Project Grown From PC CAPS Programs

from the IKOS Kickstarter page

Those who are interested in supporting a home grown product that its developers hope will become the next LEGO, have through today to help support the idea financially. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

Go to the IKOS Kickstarter page here.

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Local News
1:11 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Roger Payne Talks About Humpback Whales In Park City

The man who is credited with discovering that humpback whales sing songs will be in Park City for the final guest in this season's Park City Institute's Strategic News Service Speaker Series. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Track & Field
9:35 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Glassman Breaks State - And Sister's - Record

Chrissy Glassman
Credit Leslie Thatcher

There's nothing like a little sibling rivalry to break school and state track and field records. Leslie Thatcher has more.

PHOTO?

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ONE Wasatch
5:05 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

ONE Wasatch Looking More Possible, Says Wheaton

If the proposed ONE Wasatch interconnect comes together, it could take advantage of a wide variety of ski resorts on the Wasatch Range, according to Deer Valley General Manager Bob Wheaton. Rick Brough has more.

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Resort Wrap-up
5:00 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

It Was A Very Good Year, Says Deer Valley

Bob Wheaton

Going into this winter season, Deer Valley General Manager Bob Wheaton expected a record year.

While the numbers are still being counted, he says no matter how it come out, it was still a ver good year. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Non-profit Event
1:56 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Sustainability Month Hosted By Recycle Utah

To extend Earth Day on April 22, Recycle Utah has come up with 'Sustainability Month', with activities in April and May. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
1:54 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Recycle Utah Holds "Sustainability Month"

To extend Earth Day on April 22nd, Recycle Utah has come up with what's called "Sustainability Month" with activities in April and May. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
1:47 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Melinda Roalstad Talks Concussions

A concussion is one of the most common injuries among athletes in Park City. A talk covering the recovery aspects of concussions will be presented on April 22 at the Park City High School lecture hall. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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