Jenny Diersen

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


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.


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.