Arts & Culture

Halloween Fun
4:08 pm
Thu October 24, 2013

Trick or Treat!

Everybody gets in the spirit.

Share your best and/or funniest Halloween Costume photo on KPCW Radio's facebook page.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS ON HALLOWEEN

3–5 pm Trick-or-Treating

Bring your little ghosts and goblins to Main Street for fun and safe Trick-or-Treating, compliments of all participating merchant. Main Street will be closed to vehicle traffic between Heber Avenue and the Brew Pub Parking Lot.

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Park City History
5:35 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Park City History Bits - October 17, 2013

Did you know there was a time when Kings & Queens ruled Park City – as well as cleaned, cooked and staffed the front desk at the Chateaux Après Lodge?

This is Hope Woodside with your weekly Park City History Bit.

Back in the 1970s and ‘80s the owners of Chateaux Après, Ed and Sue Hosenfeld, ran ads throughout the United States to recruit kids to help them run the lodge with their eight children. To boost response, they nicknamed the positions “Kings” and “Queens.”

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KPCW
8:12 am
Thu October 17, 2013

KPCW Earns Eight Radio Awards For Programming And Promotion

KPCW intern Corrie Gustman helps Fun Friday host John Burdick display all the awards won at the 2013 Utah Broadcasters Association UBEE Award event on Wednesday.

KPCW Radio earned peer recognition at the 2013 Utah Broadcasters Award Ceremony Wednesday, taking home eight 2013 UBEE awards, including Five golds.

All entries submitted to the awards were judged by broadcasting colleagues living outside of Utah. KPCW was ranked against other Utah radio stations in non-metro markets of similar size.

KPCW earned the following awards this year:

In the Best Promotional Campaign category, Jan Williams, Mark Towner Williams and John Burdick took home a gold UBEE award for their “Pledge Drive – The Musical” spots.

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Historic Wall
1:00 am
Wed October 16, 2013

City Manager Celebrates Park City's Old Town

An icon of Park City's historic past has been preserved in Park City's Old Town and city council on Thursday will tour the site where the Historic Wall, forge, and floor were recently completed. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Public Art Classes
3:05 pm
Tue October 15, 2013

Fall and Winter Classes Offered at Kimball Art Center

The Kimball Art Center is offering more than 80 classes this Fall and Winter and registration is underway. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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Park City History
4:29 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

Park City History Bits - October 10, 2013

Did you know Park City’s first ski resort was actually started by two ski buddies? 

This is Bill Redeker with your weekly Park City History Bit.

“Snow Park”, as the resort was called, was built in the summer of 1946 where lower Deer Valley Resort is today and was named after the local ski club. The founders were two friends, Otto Carpenter and Bob Burns. 

The original lift, called the Ottobahn, was a T-bar. When the T-bars were unoccupied, they would drag in the snow, get caught and start pulling down the lift. 

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Local Filmmakers
10:22 am
Wed October 9, 2013

8th Annual Filmmakers Showcase Coming Up Next Month

The 8th Annual Filmmakers Showcase coming up next month, features the works of local filmmakers - those works of both aspiring and seasoned filmmakers. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Arts & Culture
12:00 am
Tue October 8, 2013

Park City Screening: Into The Mind

Park City TV and the Park City Film Series are premiering the film "Into The Mind", with two screenings Thursday at the Jim Santy Auditorium. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Book Review
12:00 am
Tue October 8, 2013

October Book Review: Flight Behavior

Small Town Tennessee is the setting for a butterfly migration gone awry. What does it mean and what can one person do? Amy Mills has this review of Barbara Kingsolver's recent novel, Flight Behavior.

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Friday Film Review
5:03 pm
Fri October 4, 2013

Friday Film Review: Enough Said

  Two divorcees find they have a lot more in common than they realize in the new romantic comedy -Enough Said. Linda Jager is here with her review of the film. 

The Friday Film Review is sponsored by the Utah Film Center.

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