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Mayor Retired
11:49 am
Mon January 6, 2014

After 12 Years, Mayor Dana Williams Is Officially Retired

Credit Rhoda Stauffer

After 12 years of leading Park City, Mayor Dana Williams will be retired as of Monday and will be taking some time off to travel and consider his future options. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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Air Pollution
11:46 am
Mon January 6, 2014

Summit County Likely at Turning Point With Air Pollution Issues

Summit County is likely at a turning point, in terms of its air pollution issue - according to the county's Health Director, Rich Bullough. Rick Brough has more. 

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License Renewal
1:41 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Deadline for License Renewals Approaching

January 15th is the deadline in Summit County to get renewals for business licenses, and for alcohol and beer licenses. County Clerk Kent Jones said the renewals are coming into his office at a good clip. Rick Brough has more. 

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Park City Municipal
1:38 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Newest Member of Park City Municipal to Wear Many Hats

Park City Municipal's newest staff member is one who wears many hats. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Banksy Art
12:11 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Reward Offered To Find Banksy Vandal

Credit Paul Piper

Two Main Street business owners are offering a $1,000 reward leading to the arrest of those who are responsible for the vandalism of two paintings in Old Town by graffiti artist Banksy.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports. 

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Local Faces
11:03 am
Fri January 3, 2014

Butwinski Looks At Life After Council Term

Alex Butwinski against a photo of the 'Sheltering Aspens' sculpture by Koryn Rolstad. Public art was close to Butwinski's heart during his tenure.

Outgoing Park City Council member Alex Butwinski says as a citizen, he hopes to find areas in which he can still serve the community. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Marriage Equality
5:51 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

40 Licenses Issued For Same-sex Couples

At this point, the Summit County Clerk's office has issued about 40 marriage licenses for same-sex couples. Clerk Kent Jones said his policy at this point will be to follow the law. Rick Brough has more.

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Park City Council
4:58 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Questions Still On Butwinski's Lips As He Exits Council

The new Park City Mayor and city council member will be sworn in on Monday, but for outgoing council member Alex Butwinski, the end of his term brought some unanswered questions about future development in Old Town. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Banksy Art
2:02 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Banksy Works Targeted By Vandals

The Banksy at 537 Main Street (left) was completely obliterated by vandal's spray paint. The one at 402 Main sustained cracked glass, but no spray paint damage.

Two pieces of graffiti artist Banksy's work were targets of criminal mischief earlier this week, with one piece completely destroyed. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Park City Organizations
11:50 am
Tue December 31, 2013

Sunrise Rotary Hands Out $18,000 In Grants

Sunrise Rotary recently handed out $18,000 in grants to 19 organizations aiming to serve and improve the Park City area. Rick Brough has more. 

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