Bob Wheaton

Leslie Thatcher

Two-time Olympic Champion and Park City native, Ted Ligety has been named as Deer Valley's global Athlete Ambassador. Leslie Thatcher was there and has this report.

Alf Engen Musem and Chris Seemann

Hundreds of locals and visitors attended Thursday's Celebration of Life for Olympic champion and ski ambassador Stein Eriksen. Leslie Thatcher was there and has this report.

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Stein Eriksen, who has been called the founder of modern skiing, passed away at his Park City home surrounded by family on Sunday. He had just celebrated his 88th birthday. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Summit County Clerk Kent Jones about business and alcohol license renewals. Deer Valley President and General Manager Bob Wheaton has a short tribune to the passing of ski legend Stein Eriksen. Kyle McArthur talks about Sunday's water line break on Park Avenue. Park City App Developer Tom Klein invites listeners to download the beta version of his new app Suggest It and local author Stacy Dymalski discusses January's Women's Writing Retreat.

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Bob Wheaton gives a wrap-up of the winter season for Deer Valley.

Lynn Ware Peek hosts the Local News Hour, with guests Bob Wheaton, general manager of Deer Valley Resort, Alpinist Connie Self, Park City Manager Diane Foster, Park City Women's Business Network President Kathleen Barlow and Summit County Democratic Party Chair Glenn Wright.

Utah's ski resort world has been hit with another bombshell, as Deer Valley Resort announced Friday afternoon it purchased Solitude Mountain Resort in Big Cottonwood Canyon.

It's the fourth major takover of a resort property along the Wasatch within the last 18 months. Rick Brough has more.

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Bob Wheaton called in to The Local View with Randy Barton and gave KPCW listeners the full scoop on what a purchase of Solitude by Deer Valley will mean.

As Deer Valley Resort prepares to open for the upcoming winter season, the resort has three large projects on the drawing board. Leslie Thatcher has more.

The Mayflower Area of Deer Valley overlooks Jordanelle and while partially developed by Deer Valley and Deer Crest, there's more development on the docket for the area that lies to the South, in Wasatch County.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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