Alyssa Mitchell

Local News Hour - March 14, 2108

Mar 14, 2018

On today’s program, Heidi Matthews, president of the Utah Education Association, recaps the just-completed Utah legislative session and looks ahead at some of the state's education challenges. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Trails and Open Space Project Manager Heinrich Deters preview Thursday's city council agenda, including a report on future uses at Bonanza Flat. Alyssa Mitchell, health educator with the Summit County Health Department, discusses increased vaping among local teens, and what can be done about it.

The Summit County Board of Health voted on Monday to revise and clarify their code on tobacco and tobacco stores. The aim, they said, was to help close a loophole and to better control the zoning of those stores. Rick Brough has more.

Park City Chamber Bureau Director Bill Malone discusses the results of this year's legislative session and his view of how it could affect tourism. Park City Council member Andy Beerman and Utah Open Lands Executive Director Wendy Fisher discuss the Bonanza Flat open space purchase with an update on Salt Lake Public Utilities financial contribution to the Bonanza Flat open space acquisition. PCSD Associate Superintendent of Teaching, Learning and Technology Kathy Einhorn discusses Tuesday’s free Lunch and Learn on Student Testing.

The Local News Hour - September 9, 2016

Sep 9, 2016

On today's program Host Leslie Thatcher’s gets the weekly trails report with Charlie Sturgis. Summit County Health Department Educator Alyssa Mitchell talks about  the suicide prevention programs the county offers.  Park City Council Member Becca Garber calls in from the Road Tour to Aspen.  Author Christina Baker Cline talks about her book that was selected as this year’s One Book One Community, Orphan Train.  Finally, Olympic skier Devin Logan is in studio. She will be competing in the North Face Endurance Challenge later this month.