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Rockport Estate Fire
6:07 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Evacuation Holdout Asks For Escort To Safety

A Bridge Hollow resident who has refused to evacuate since the Rockport fire started Tuesday apparently had had enough and asked for a police escort down the hill today. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Best Town Ever
5:28 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Park City Named Best Town Ever - For 2013

Credit Outside Magazine

 As most everyone knows at this point, Park City has been named Outside Magazine's Best Town Ever... that is, for this year. And while Park City Mayor Dana Williams says overall it's good exposure, although perhaps it didn't tell the whole story. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Rockport Estate Fire
1:13 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Some Homes Get Their Own Private Firefighters

Members of the Park City Fire Department (shown) get assistance by private firefighters hired by the Elkhorn Insurance company.
Credit PCFD/Paul Hewitt

An insurance company has hired a private firefighting crew to stand by at the top of the Promontory Ranch Club to protect the high-end homes. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
12:09 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Coalville Primary For Mayor

Besides Park City, the only other primary election contest in the county yesterday took place in Coalville, where six candidates vied to run for Mayor. 

The candidate with the most voites in that contest led the pack by nearly 100 votes. But the second-place finisher, and three other candidates, were separated from each other by razor-thin margins. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
12:07 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Canyons Epic Pass

Canyons season pass holders will save more than $300 on a season's pass this year than last, if they're willing to forgo 11 days of skiing during the busy holiday weeks. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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