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Resort Battle
5:30 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

Both Resorts Want Further Mediation

The two disputing ski resort giants, Vail Resorts and Park City Mountain Resort, continue to mediate and have asked the court's permission to keep meeting through the rest of the week. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Resort Battle
3:54 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

Legacy Parkites Plea For Resort Resolution

In an op-ed published Sunday in the Satl Lake Tribune, Jack Gallivan Jr. and Mickey Gallivan, whose father helped launch what is now Park City Mountain Resort, wrote that Park City's ski resort fight must be resolved.

While they plead with both sides to find a solution, most of the criticism in their guest editorial is aimed at Talisker and Vail Resorts. Rick Brough has more.

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Resort Battle
4:02 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

Everybody Wants A Resolution; Nobody Wants To Blink

In a joint statement issued Friday, Park City Municipal and Summit County have urged all sides in Park City's ski resort fight to cooperate and end uncertainties about the upcoming ski season.

Meanwhile, in the statements issued last week, Park City Mountain Resort and Talisker/Vail indicated they still sharply disagree on the amount of a bond PCMR should post in order to put off an eviction. Rick Brough has more.

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Resort Battle
5:31 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

City Wants Entire Resort Mountain Open

With a court hearing schedule next week to decide how many Park City Mountain Resort will have to pay to use the upper elevation ski terrain for another season, Park City officials are staying focused on their goal - that the resort opens it entirety. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Resort News
3:58 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Deer Valley Keeps An Eye On Lease Battle

As the only ski resort in Park City not embroiled in the legal fight over disputed ski terrain, Deer Valley has kept relatively quiet about the battle, but as KPCW's Lynn Peek reports, the resort is keeping a watchful eye on how that dispute evolves. 

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Resort Battle
11:38 am
Thu August 14, 2014

Talisker To PCMR: Just Say You'll Pay Already

A lawyer representing Talisker and Vail Resorts challenged Park City Mountain Resort in a statement issued Wednesday. Attorney John Lund says the Resort should just commit to paying whatever security bond is set by Third District Court. The, PCMR will be able to operate for the 2014/2015 winter season. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
2:27 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

What To Pay? Each Side Can Present Their Own Number

Third District Court Judge Ryan Harris ordered both sides in Park City's ski resort fight to prepare briefs by Friday on how to calculate a financial bond for Park City Mountain Resort to pay. The bond payment could determine if PCMR will be open this winter.

The disagreement over the bond amount centers on what rent PCMR owes, culminated over the past few years,  to Talisker, the ski hill's current owner. Both sides have told a different story about the overdue rent in recent letters to Park City Municipal. Rick Brough has more.

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Resort Battle
5:39 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

City Gets Impatient With Resorts

 Disappointed by the lack of meaningful results from the negotiations so far, Park City leaders continue to pound home the message that Park City Mountain Resort needs to open this winter - no matter who is operating it. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Resort Battle
5:51 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

City Doing All It Can To Have Functioning Resort

Park City Municipal Corporation has continued with its missi0n to ensure that Park City Mountain Resort be a fully operational resort this winter. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Resort Mediation
6:34 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Resorts May Mediate Before Deadline?

Two weeks ago, Third District Court judge Ryan Harris ordered Park City Mountain resort and Vail Resorts into mediation to work out their differences with a deadline to have it resolved by August 15th. But given the secrecy of the negotiations, it'll be another month-and-a-half before the community finds out if they could do that. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this update.

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