The Summit County council Wednesday approved emergency funding to make up for the lost federal funding of the WIC - or Women, Infant and Children program that feeds low income families. KPCW's Leslie thatcher reports.
The federal government shutdown has closed Utah's five national parks during a busy season. One Park City resident who is a river guide in the Grand Canyon National Park is feeling those effects, along with expectant customers who've had trips planned for sometimes years. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
Mountain resort towns around the West share many of the same challenges as the Park City area. In Teton County, Wyoming - where Jackson is located, finding affordable housing for its workforce has long been an issue, perhaps even more extreme than it is here. Lynn Ware Peek has more.