Arts & Culture

Special Series
2:19 pm
Thu December 5, 2013

Park City Stories Start Friday

KPCW News Director Leslie Thatcher starts a new series of local stories for this winter.

To celebrate Park City Mountain Resort’s 50th anniversary, KPCW created an audio anthology – filled with local stories. 

We'll be sharing your yarns about yard sales, anecdotes around America’s Open, features about first chairs or first runs and vignettes about virgin ski trails.If it happened at Park City Mountain Resort over the last 50 years, we've heard – and recorded – it. Starting Friday, December 6 during the morning news with Leslie Thatcher.

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4:08 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

The Slamdance Film Festival Line-Up Announced

The Slamdance Film Festival has announced the feature film line-up for its 20th year. The program, set for January 17th - 23rd in Park City at the Treasure Mountain Inn; it's made up of 10 narrative and 8 documentary films. Rick Brough has more.

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TEDx Park City
1:00 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

National And Local Names To Speak At TEDx Event

For the third year, the Park City Institute is bringing the TEDx Women's event to town. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Park City History
3:14 pm
Thu November 28, 2013

Park City History Bits - November 28, 2013

Did you remember how you used to get up the ski hill?

This is Chris Waddell with your weekly Park City History Bit.

When Treasure Mountains Resort (now Park City Mountain Resort) opened in 1963, it featured the Prospector double chairlift, two J-bars and a two-and-a-half-mile aerial tramway, said to be the longest in North America. A four-passenger gondola from the resort base to the top of Pinion Ridge quickly became a popular attraction.

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Book Review
1:39 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

November Book Review: The Panther

The Panther by Nelson DeMille debuted at #1 on New York Times hardcover fiction bestseller list. Barbara Bretz has this month's KPCW Book Review.

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