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Local News
6:52 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Compressed Natural Gas Issue Is Trying To Be Solved

At a Monday meeting, members of Park City Council and Summit County Council heard some figures on what it could cost to convert the city bus barn to accommodate natural gas vehicles. 
But looming over the whole discussion was the controversy over Compressed Natural gas its environmental impacts and fracking. Rick Brough has more.

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Summit County Council
6:20 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Jasper Goes Through A Light Agenda In The Last Council Meeting

The Summit County Council has a light agenda Wednesday, but is looking at a couple of issues related to the East Side. Rick Brough has more.

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Transportation
6:20 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

New Ideas Are Popping For Using Park City Transit

In a special joint session, members of the Summit County Council and Park City Council brainstormed ways to get visitors and residents out of their cars, to cut down on traffic congestion and jammed parking lots. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
6:06 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

E-BOOK Price Fixing Suit Has Been Settled

Utah consumers will begin receiving account credits or checks this week in partial settlement of an E-book price-fixing lawsuit brought by attorneys general in 33 states. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Summit County Council
6:04 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Councils Figure Out Ways To Deal With Everyday Traffic

As we reported the Park City Council and Summit County Council sat down Monday to discuss, among other things, alternative fuels and alternative ways of controlling traffic. Afterward, Summit County Manager Bob Jasper reflected on that meeting. Rick Brough has more.

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Park City Golf Course
5:59 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Sanchez Accepts Position In The Community Engagement Liaison

With a very busy construction summer expected, Park City golf course manager Craig Sanchez has accepted a new position where he can use his people friendly skills to smooth out any conflicts between businesses, residents, and contractors. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Utah Legislature
4:24 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Baldwin Happy With Bill To Clean Filthy Air

Although a lot was made early on in this year's legislative session about cleaning up Utah's dirty air, many of the proposals to do that didn't make it through the process. Still, as KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports, a handful of them did and will help make a difference. 

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Miner Nation Report
4:01 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Miner Nation Report - March 24, 2014

Park City High School spring sports are underway. Scott Chester with the Booster's Club has this week's report.

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Planning Commission
3:38 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Snyderville Planning Commission's Upcoming Agenda

The Snyderville Planning Commission is looking at a number of items on Tuesday, ranging from the Canyons to a private ice rink proposed in the Silver Creek neighborhood. Rick Brough has more.

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Employee Arrest
11:34 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Heber Man Arrest For Theft From Company

A former Heber Light & Power employee has been arrested on a second degree felony for allegedly charging more than $100,000 on the company's credit card.

The Wasatch Wave is reporting that 54-year-old Anthony L. Furness of Heber City used a company credit card to pay for personal expenses between 2010 and 2013. Citing court documents from the Attorney General's office, Furness was the company's chief financial officer between 2006 and 2013. He allegedly concealed the personal charges by submitting expense account statements and claiming the charges were business related.

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