Local News

KPCW News
5:55 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

KPCW Stays On The Air Despite Outtages

On Tuesday around noon the power went out in over 12,000 homes and businesses in Summit and Wasatch counties and as far away as Brighton and Mountain Dell, but KPCW stayed on the air to be the first informer, thanks to its 6,000 lb generator. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Non-profit Event
5:24 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

Recycle Utah's Harvest Festival Welcomes Fall

 You've got a chance to welcome Fall, with the fourth Annual Harvest Fest this weekend, at the High Star Ranch near Kamas. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
5:05 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

Bookmobile Important Part Of The Community

Summit County's library branches in Coalville,  Kamas and the Snyderville Basin are important community centers. But the county's rolling library is also important for school students, senior shut-its and residents in rural areas. Rick Brough has more.

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Water Issues
10:46 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Ice Pigging Cleans Park City's Pipes

"Ice pigging" releases the scales formed on the interior of pipes. A succession of samples show how the ice pigging cleared the pipes.

When municipal water flows through pipes on its way to homes, an inevitable build-up of minerals and what is called "scale" accumulates, and every once in a while, those pipes need cleaning. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
12:00 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Park City Mountain Resort Is Amended Suit

Attorneys for the Park City Mountain Resort filed an amended lawsuit last week against Talisker Land Holdings, in the resort's effort to maintain its leases on over 3,000 acres of its ski terrain.
The revamped lawsuit has added five new corporate defendants, tied to Talisker or Vail Resorts, and alleges that the Mountain Resort's rights under its leases have been violated, because Talisker has sold or transferred the property to a third party.
Part of the new lawsuit has been blacked out, in the copy available to the public. Rick Brough has more.

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