Local News

Developing
2:40 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Wasatch Resorts Up Ante to Counter Epic Pass

In response to the expected demand for Vail Resorts Epic pass this season, four Wasatch resorts have allied together to offer what they hope will be the local’s choice.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.In response to the expected demand for Vail Resorts Epic pass this season, four Wasatch resorts have allied together to offer what they hope will be the local’s choice.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.

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2013 Elections
6:42 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Early Voting Starts

Early voting starts for the August 13th municipal election is underway in Park City, KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Benefit Event
6:39 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Paws For Life Fundraiser Saturday

Paws For Life, an organization in the Heber Valley dedicated to animal rescue and welfare, is holding a major fundraiser this Saturday. Rick Brough has more.

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9/11 Memory
6:34 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

9/11 Artifact May Come To Utah

A piece of U.S. history, from the cataclysm of 9-11, could be coming to Utah. Organizers are asking for financial help with the effort. Rick Brough has more.

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Reusable Bag Progeam
6:21 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Beerman Talks Bag Program Progress

Originally aired July 29, 2013.  

Among the items at last week's City Council meeting, the Council passed a resolution endorsing Re-Useable cloth bags for shoppers, rather than plastic bags. Rick Brough has more.

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Park City Library
6:17 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Beerman Hopes Library Will Have Limited Interruptions

Originally aired July 29, 2013.  

Operations at the Park City Library will be disrupted, with the city's revamp-and-expansion project planned for next year. But City Council member Andy Beerman says they're hoping that the facility will have limited interruptions for at most, a year. Rick Brough has more.

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Kamas LDS Bombing
6:14 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Bomber Released After 25 Years

Originally aired July 29, 2013.  

Earlier this month, Adam Swapp was paroled from prison, after 25 years in confinement for dynamiting a Kamas LDS stake center, and leading a standoff at a compound near Marion that led to the death of a corrections officer. The news caught the attention of Summit County officials. Rick Brough has more.

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Resort News
6:06 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

PCMR Adds New Complaints To Suit

Originally aired July 29, 2013.  

The Park City Mountain Resort is asking to add two more causes of action in its lawsuit against Talisker-the landlord for the Resort's ski terrain. 

The Mountain Resort says that a breach of its lease has occured, with the news that Vail Resorts is operating Canyons - and also, apparently taking over the lease of the 3700 acres of ski mountain used by the Mountain Resort.

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Court News
5:53 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Dennis Earl Takes On US Forest Service

Originally aired July 29, 2013.  

A Summit County rancher is seeking compensation for a US Forest service controlled burn went awry and torched his grazing lands. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Summer Fires
5:20 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Fire Incidents Down But Not Snuffed Out

Originally aired July 26, 2013.  

Summit County deputies are not reporting as many fire incidents as last year, but in recent days they responded to separate reports of recreationists dangerously mis-using firearms - and fireworks. Rick Brough has more.

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