Local News

2014 Budget
11:32 am
Mon December 16, 2013

Council Member Chris Robinson Comfortable with County's Fund Balances

During work sessions of Summit County's 2014 budget, Council Member Chris Robinson was concerned that the county has enough of an outstanding fund balance. With a final public hearing coming up this week, Robinson is saying he's satisfied that the county isn't spending down on its "seed corn." Rick Brough has more. 

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Median Household Income
11:25 am
Mon December 16, 2013

Census Figures Report Summit County has Wealthiest Residents in the State

Summit County has the wealthiest residents in the state, according to estimates from the Census released last week. A Salt Lake Tribune article reported Piute County as the poorest area. Rick Brough has more. 

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Local News
12:29 pm
Sun December 15, 2013

Yarnold Wins World Cup Skeleton

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) - Noelle Pikus-Pace tugged on her hat, waved to a few fans and posed for a photo with one of her closest friends before walking off the finish deck at Mount Van Hoevenberg.

And although it wasn't the shade she wanted, her last race on U.S. soil was a medalwinner.

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Local News
4:23 pm
Fri December 13, 2013

Jon Weidenhammer On Development Agreement

The clock is ticking on a self-imposed deadline to reach a development agreement between the City and the Treasure developers by the end of the year. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
4:20 pm
Fri December 13, 2013

Chad Root On Crane Removal

The crane that has partially blocked Heber Avenue in Old Town Park City since last summer won't be adorned with holiday lights, in fact, it has been. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
4:15 pm
Fri December 13, 2013

Robinson Responds To Critic

County Council member Chris Robinson said they've put together a good 2014 budget. He talked to KPCW this week after a Snyderville public hearing only drew two comments. A final hearing is set for December 18th, for the East Side, at the Coalville Courthouse. Rick Brough has more.

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Sundance Film Festival
11:15 am
Fri December 13, 2013

Sundance Festival Launching Kids Program

Sundance Festival organizers are enthused about their new program "Sundance Kids," even if the segment only has two films for the 2014 festival. Rick Brough has more.

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Park City Government
3:02 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Lobbyists, Right-Of-Way And Improvements on P.C. Council Agenda

In addition to the continued review of the new General Plan, the Park City Council at its Thursday meeting will consider approving several expenditures, including those for a lobbyist as the State Legislature; a purchase of a right-of-way, and continued Main Street improvements. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Planning
2:47 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Planning Commission Says No New General Plan Possible In 2013

The Park City Planning Commission voted unanimously against forwarding their revisions of the new General Plan to the Park City Council for its ultimate vote just one week from today. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Teens Arrested
12:56 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Summit County Sheriff Stands By Arrests

Credit Summit County

Summit County Sheriff Dave Edmunds stands by his department's handling of a graduation celebration where kids under 21 were caught drinking. However he says he'll let his citizen review board make the final call.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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