Jenny Diersen

Local News Hour - March 10, 2017

Mar 10, 2017

On today’s program MARC Recreation Manager Karen Yokum talks about a few new programs being offered. Park City Parking & Fleet Supervisor Kensie Coulson , Parking Consultant Julie Dixon and Historic Park City Alliance Exec Director Michael Barille discuss the new paid parking program that rolls out June 1st. Park City Mayor Jack Thomas and Utah Open Lands Director Wendy Fisher review last night's meeting in which the council approved a second non-refundable $1.5 million payment to purchase Bonanza Flat.

Local News Hour - January 18, 2017

Jan 18, 2017

On today’s program Gail Barille, CEO of the National Ability Center, Bob Henson  the Acting Executive Director and Board Chair for Splore and Andy Damen, National Ability Board Member and participant are in to announce the partnership between NAC and Splore, creating one of the largest adaptive programs for outdoor recreation and adventure in the country. Park City Special Events Manager Jenny Diersen and Transportation Director Alfred Knotts discuss the roll-out of the Sundance community communications campaign.

An update on the investigation into the deaths of two Treasure Mountain Junior High School Students tops this morning’s Local News Hour.  Host Renai Bodley talks to Park City Police Chief Wade Carpenter about the new synthetic drug “pink” and why police are concerned it could be in our community.  Then Summit County Councilman Tal Adair gives an update on criminal justice reform and a new plan to move non-violent drug offenders out of the jail and into supervision.  Snyderville Planning Commissioner Bea Peck talks about the Discovery CORE project, which is a mixed affordable housing project

Big Weekend Ahead -- Lots to Do, Little Parking!

Jun 28, 2016
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This weekend, one of the busiest weekends of the year will be highlighted by the annual Fourth of July celebration and parade. The City expects about 25,000 people will visit Old Town on the Fourth .   Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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The Local News Hour is KPCW's flagship news program, hosted by News Director Leslie Thatcher.

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Park City School Board member Phil Kaplan  reviews Tuesday's school board meeting, including the discussion about the school lunch program. Park City Municipal's Special Events Director Jenny Diersen and Transportation Manager Alfred Knotts, and Sundance Film Festival's Transportation Manager Davis Schoenfeld  talk about transportation preparations for Sundance.

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