Local News

Resort Battle
12:00 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

PCMR To Sell Passes Despite Continuing Legal Battle

Even though Park City Mountain Resort is headed to court tomorrow to have two motions heard, the Resort plans to begin selling next year's season passes. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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County Council
11:00 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Open Houses Planned During National County Government Month

The Summit County Council has a couple of weeks off this month. But ironically, that comes during the national celebration of County Government Month. Rick Brough has more.

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Business
10:59 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Jasper Disagrees With Opinion That Council Member Has Conflict

As we reported, Basin resident Chris Hague thinks a County Council member might have a conflict of interest running a small business in Building A of the Boyer Tech Center.

But asked about that, County Manager Bob Jasper said he doesn't think there is a problem. Rick Brough has more.

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2014 Elections
10:47 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Two Candidates Move Forward To Seek County Auditor Position

Summit County's Democratic delegates gathered Saturday afternoon and voted on the local contest within their party. They decided that two candidates for County Auditor, Alex Butwinski and Michael Howard, will go on to a primary in late June. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
10:00 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Snowboard Ban At Alta Has Forest Service Support

The U.S. Forest Service is backing up Alta Ski Resort in its assertion that the snowboard ban is, in fact, constitutional, and has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges the ban. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Light Pollution
10:00 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Night Skies Talk Presented At Swaner

Preserving the night sky will be the topic at Thursday's Swaner Eco Center talk with Astronomer Paul Ricketts. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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2014 Elections
8:11 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Hone Ready To Challenge Brown In November

While Summit County's GOP plan to meet later last week, Coalville Republican Mel Brown, who represents House District 53, has two challengers within the party. One of those is Morgan City resident Blaine Hone, who says that Brown has done a good job, but leans too much toward the mainstream, as with education. Rick Brough has more.

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Oil Pipeline
7:20 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Van Tassell OK With Pipeline's Path

State Senator Kevin Van Tassell said he generally likes the alignment proposed for a Tesoro oil pipeline, from the Uintah Basin to Salt Lake - though he said there likely are some local issues here he isn't familiar with. Rick Brough has more.

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Traffic Fatality
7:11 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Henefer Woman Killed In Traffic Pileup

A 21-year-old Henefer woman was struck and killed by a semitrailer truck during a 14-vehicle pileup on Interstate 84 Friday morning. Rick Brough has more.

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Child Abuse
6:53 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Pilot Convicted Of Groping 14-Year Old

A Park City airline pilot was convicted this week of two counts of abusive sexual conduct for groping a 14-year-old girl while he was a passenger on a flight from Detroit to Salt Lake City last year. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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