Local News

Resort Battle
5:50 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

Which Is Worth More: Land Or Access?

With a critically important hearing set for Wednesday in Park City's ski resort fight, both sides fired off one more volley at each other, via written agreements submitted last Friday.

Third District Judge Ryan Harris will be asked tomorrow to set a bond amount Park City Mountain Resort has to pay to fend off eviction and operate for the upcoming ski season.

The major dispute is setting a value for the 3,000 acres of ski mountain, owned by Talisker Land Holdings and leased in the past by PCMR. The argument has often center on whose property is dependent on who?

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Police Blotter
12:38 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

Kamas Kidnapping A Hoax

The report of an attempted kidnapping in Kamas last Thursday turned out to be a fabrication by the supposed victim, an eight-year-old boy. Rick Brough has more.

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Incident Report
5:38 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Police Blotter - August 26, 2014

The incident reports from local law enforcement include an attempted kidnapping, a death after a 9-1-1 emergency and some possible misbehavior on Swede Alley. Rick Brough has more.

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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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Local News
5:41 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

Park City Listed In Top 25 Ski Towns In The World

Credit Park City Municipal Corporation

National Geographic Adventure names Park City in the top 25 ski towns in the world. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
5:31 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

Foster Talks About PCMR's Battle

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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Local News
5:30 pm
Thu August 21, 2014

Council Discusses Water And Recreation Hearings

The Summit County Council didn't get any public comment at two public hearings.
Wednesday - one concerning a rate increase for their Mountain Regional water district; and the other, for a proposed $25 million dollar bond that would go on the November ballot for voters of the Snyderville Recreation District. Rick Brough has more.

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Tour Wrap-up
7:00 pm
Wed August 20, 2014

Tour Of Utah Proved Successful

Credit Cindy Kaiser

Nearly two weeks after the Tour of Utah passed through Summit County, leaders from the Kamas area say it was a well-run event.  That's an improvement over the last summer, when East Side mayors voiced some heartburn over the impact of bike races.

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