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Visit Salt Lake
4:41 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

Steamboat Settles Lawsuit On Ski City USA

  The Steamboat Resort Corporation and the non-profit promoter "Visit Salt Lake" announced Friday that they have settled the legal battle that arose last month, when Steamboat said that the Salt Lake promotion "Ski City USA" was an infringement on Steamboat's trademark, "Ski Town USA."  Rick Brough has more.

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Booming Activity
4:00 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

Building Permits Have Nearly Doubled Since Last Year

Building activity is booming so far in 2014, with impressive numbers reported by the Park City Building Department, and several projects underway or planned on Main Street.  Rick Brough has more.

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New Leadership
11:37 am
Thu November 6, 2014

Summit County's New County Manager: Tom Fisher

Tom Fisher

Summit County's new county manager has all of the qualities the county council was looking for - experience in county government, a background in transportation planning and a good fit for the community, KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Election Results
2:16 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Martinez Wins Sheriff's Star

After 12 years, Summit County has a new sheriff-elect - Justin Martinez . The No. 2 man in the current sheriff's administration was elected to office TUesday night. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Wasatch County
1:14 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Wasatch Kills Aquatic Center Bond

The proposed $24 million bond for an aquatic center and recreation fields in Wasatch County went down in defeat. Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Election Results
12:38 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

Election Day Was A Good One For Most Incumbents

Summit County voters in the 2014 general election selected a new County Attorney in former Third District Court Judge Robert Hilder. And the No. 2 man at the County Sheriff Department, Capt. Justin Martinez, won the election as the county's new top cop.

Two incumbent County Council members, David Ure and Chris Robinson, were also re-elected. But maybe the most dramatic contest of the night - which is still too close to call - is the County Auditor's race between Michael Howard and Gary Shumway.

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2014 Election Results
10:18 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

2014 Election Results

With all precincts in Summit County reporting, the results, with winners in bold, are as below. Races too close to call are indicated with an asterisk. Summit County Attorney

  • David Brickey (R) incumbent, 3,496
  • Judge Robert Hilder (D), 4,197

 Summit County Sheriff

  • Justin Martinez (D), 6,544
  • Kris Hendricksen (R), 2,422

Park City School Board, District #5 (Summit Park, Timberline, Pinebrook)

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Resort News
10:47 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Vail Shakes Up Management Level

Vail Resorts announced today some shake up in its senior resort management, with the eventual departure of two well-known name sin the community. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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2014 Elections
10:42 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Thousands Head To Polls Early

More than 3,000 people cast their ballots early this year, and returned their absentee ballots. Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Wasatch Bond
12:39 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Population Not Growing As Fast As Taxes, Says Pool Opponent

Wasatch County voters are being asked whether they support a $24 million bond to build a new aquatic center and out door fields to meet the ever-increase growth. One resident, however, says it just doesn't make good economic sense. Leslie Thatcher reports.

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