Local News

Construction
5:05 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

More Summer Construction For Wyatt Earp Drive Next Summer

Prospector residents - who have endured three summers of construction of Wyatt Earp drive - won't be happy to find out that more construction will be needed next summer. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports. 

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2013 County Elections
4:25 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Oakley And Coalville Elect New Mayors

As a result of Tuesday's voting, the towns of Oakley and Coalville both have new mayors. Wade Woolstenhulme has been elected as Oakley's new chief executive, edging out the incumbent by 26 votes. And in the county seat, Coalville businessman Trevor Johnson won the mayor's seat. Rick Brough has more. 

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Conservation
4:05 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Governor Stresses The Importance Of Water Conservation

  Governor Gary Herbert says water conservation in Utah is among the highest of priorities as he lays out a plan for statewide conservation. On a local level, Park City Municipal will participate by examining some of its own conservation practices. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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2013 Elections
9:47 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Voters Elect Thomas, Matsumoto and Henney

Unofficial Election Results as of Tuesday night at 9 PM

Park City Mayor

Jack Thomas 962 - Andy Beerman 829

Park City Council

Cindy Matsumoto (I) 875 - Tim Henney 874

Alex Butwinski (I) 783 - Mary Wintzer 755

Oakley Mayor

Wade Woolstenhulme 181 - Blake Frazier (I) 155

Oakley City Council - 5 provisional votes

Alton Frazier 241 - Tiny Woolstenhulme 184 - Charles Gillett 180

Coalville Mayor

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County Council
5:00 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Proposal To Enhanse Development At The UOP Moves To County Council

  A lot of Wednesday's agenda with the Summit County Council deals with the proposal from the Utah Athletic Foundation to enhance Development at the Utah Olympic Park, with a Socially Planned Area (or SPA) concept. Rick Brough has more. 

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Winter Season 2013-14
4:14 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

43rd Park City Ski Swap Rages This Weekend

  The 43rd annual Park City Ski Swap will be this weekend. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has the details. 

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County Council
2:50 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Next Year's Budget Is A Big Item On Summit County Council's Up Coming Agenda

  Proposed budgets for next year are a big part of the Summit County Council's agenda in their regular meeting Wednesday. Rick Brough has more. 

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Sentencing
2:43 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Woman Receives Two Years Probation For Threats

A woman has been sentenced to two years of unsupervised probation for making terroristic threats over the phone in 2012 to clerks at the Summit County Justice Court. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
12:44 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Park City Candidates File Financial Disclosures

In the race for Park City mayor, candidate Jack Thomas has both raised twice as much money and spent twice as much money on his campaign than his opponent Andy Beerman.  KCPW's Leslie Thatcher has the numbers from the disclosure forms which were required to be filed prior to Election Day.

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Resort Lawsuit
12:38 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Talisker LLC Files Counter Claims Against PCMR

Talisker has filed counter claims against the owners of the Park City Mountain Resort, re-asserting and offering more details on a claim that the Mountain Resort knowingly committed fraud in order to hang onto the Resort's Lease of 3700 acres making up the bulk of its ski terrain.  Talisker Land Holdings, the landlord for the ski mountain, maintains the lease expired on April 30, 2011.  They allege the Mountain Resort's corporate executives and counsel didn't send out a letter extending the lease until May 2nd, but knowingly backdated the letter to April 30th.  The counter claim says that n

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