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City Tour
5:50 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

Butwinski Weighs In On Idaho City Tour

The Park City 'City Tour' didn't make it to flood-ravaged Boulder, Colorado, but a substitute tour was arranged, and about 46 people have been traveling around Sun Valley the past couple of days.

One of those, Park City Council Member Alex Butwinski, talked to KPCW Friday about what they've seen. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
5:48 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Attorneys Grapple Over Talisker's Corporate Structure

As we've reported, Park City Mountain Resort was granted a motion Wednesday to amend their lawsuit against Talisker Land Holdings. As part of the arguments in Third District Court, opposing attorneys jousted over the details of the complicated corporate structure that now oversees Talisker, the Canyons Resort, and the ski mountain leased by the Park City Mountain Resort. Rick Brough has more. 

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Construction
5:39 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

2013 Building Numbers Could Rival Biggest Year Ever

Construction in Park City is picking up and based on the numbers so far this year, it could bas as busy in 2006 - Park City's biggest building year ever. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
5:22 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Man Arrested in Promontory After Running Through Fire Barricade

A Promontory resident, arrested in August for running through a fire barricade to get to his home, pled guilty to a Class A Misdemeanor in Third District Court Monday. His sentence included 12 months of probation. Rick Brough has more. 

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Local News
5:11 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Vail Resorts Eco Day Makes Its Debut in Utah

  Canyons Resort will partner with the East Canyon Watershed Committee as the 4th annual Vail Resorts Eco Day makes its debut in Utah this Saturday. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
10:09 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Author Sherman Alexie and Filmmaker Chris Eyre Visit Park City

Leslie Thatcher, Chris Eyre and Sherman Alexie
Credit Photo by Elizabeth Latenser

Author/Screenwriter Sherman Alexie and filmmaker Chris Eyre reunited in Park City this week to meet with Park City High School students and the community.  They sat down with KPCW's News Director Leslie Thatcher to talk about their work,  their collaboration on Smoke Signals and Indians at Wal-Mart.

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Local News
6:03 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

PCMR Wins Right to Amend Lawsuit Against Talisker

Park City Mountain Resort won an important round in Third District court Wednesday. Judge Ryan Harris ruled that PCMR can amend its lawsuit against its landlord, Talisker. While PCMR still maintains that its leases for the bulk of its ski terrain are valid, Judge Harris said PCMR can also press the claim that its rights under the lease have been violated, because Talisker allegedly transferred or sold the 3700 acres of ski mountain to another company, possibly one tied to Vail Resorts. Rick Brough has more.

  

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Local News
5:51 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Tourism Means Big Bucks

Tourism is big business in Utah and Summit County makes a big contribution to that. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
5:49 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Kraig Powell Talks Educational Issues

Next month, the Utah Education Interim committee will consider a bill that would raise $400,000,000 to provide ongoing funding for Utah schools by eliminating a tax exemption that favors large families. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
5:44 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Park City Community Foundation

The Park City Community Foundation is proud and happy, now that's received accreditation with the National Standards for the U.S. Community Foundation. Rick Brough has more.

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