Local News Hour

Local News Hour - May 19, 2017

May 19, 2017

Summit County Emergency Services Director Chris Crowley is in to talk about the possibility of flooding as the snow melts and then Park City Chamber and Visitors Bureau Vice-President of Member Services Alison Kuhlow sits down with KPCW. She’ll give us an update about Share Park City and the Summer Kick-off Expo on June 1st. Capping off the hour we have Kate Kelly founder of Utah Women Unite and Jill Lesh from the Utah League of Women Voters in to talk about their event, Mimosa's in May, on May 21st in Park City. 

Local News Hour - May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017

Park City has banned single-use plastic bags at large stores that sell groceries.  We'll hear from City Councilman Andy Beerman and the city's Director of Sustainability, Luke Cartin.   Phil Rozenski, Senior Director of Sustainability for Novolex also joins the discussion.

Egyptian Theatre's British Invasion Week is Selling Out

Dec 22, 2016
Egyptian Theatre

Led Zeppelin, The Beatles and Queen have long since broken up but it’s tribute bands like Zoso, Imagine – Remembering the Fab Four and Queen Nation that take you back to the glory days of classic rock. Celebrating the end of the year – Director of Operations and Programming Amber Hansen said the Egyptian Theatre is presenting what they call, British Invasion Week.

Local News Hour - December 21, 2106

Dec 21, 2016

Park City Victim Advocate Malena Stevens will give us an update on their program. Then we have Summit County Clerk Kent Jones to talk about business licenses. After Kent is Park City Youth Services Librarian Katrina Kmak to talk about library events for kids during the holidays and rounding up our hour we’ll have PC Fire chief Paul Hewitt and Fire Prevention specialist Jerry Gomez to tell us how to be safe during the holidays.

Local News Hour - October 25, 2016

Oct 25, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks with  Summit County manager Tom Fisher to discuss the agenda for Wednesday's meeting. Park City planning Director Bruce Erickson is in to review tomorrow's planning commission agenda. Teri Orr - Park City Institute Director has details about Thursday's Tedx Women's event. Park City Film Series Director Katy Wang and Dr.

Local News Hour - September 6, 2016

Sep 6, 2016

  On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit Land Conservancy Director Cheryl Fox. Utah Clean Energy Project Coordinator Clayton Johnson announces that Mountain Town Community Solar will extend registration for another month. Park City has hired a new Sustainability Manager Luke Cartin and the Egyptian’s Youth Theater director Jamie Wilcox has details about this year’s school programs.

Local News Hour - Monday, May 16, 2016

May 16, 2016

    Lynn Ware Peek speaks with Alex Natt of the USSA's BRASS Foundation (8:50), PCSD Superintendent Ember Conley (21:25), Brian Hanton and Bob Radke from Snyderville Basin (38:00), PC Film series Director Katie Wang at (46:35)

Local News Hour - Monday, August 31, 2015

Aug 31, 2015

On today's program, fill-in host Lynn Ware Peek speaks with local resident Erin Ruzack,  who supports a pedestrian crossing on Hwy 224 near the Blue Roof Market.  Then, Summit County Transportation manager Caroline Ferris and Public Works Director Derrick Radke on the road improvement proposal for the Jeremy/Pinebrook interchange.  Also, Jenny Dorsey and David Williams spoke about Healthy Laughs, a fundraiser for the People's Health Clinic on September 5th at the Montage, and Anna Lea Cantor and Anne Frank of the Newcomers Club to talk about their September 8th Annunal Luncheon. 

Local Teens Say Funding for Planned Parenthood a Must

Aug 27, 2015

Two local teenagers from a group called Teen Council attended the Planned Parenthood rally at the Utah State Capitol rotunda on Tuesday evening.  They say continuing to fund the organization is crucial for young people. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher review the Park City Planning Commission agenda with planner Kirsten Whetstone. Summit County Manager Tom Fisher has details on Wednesday's county council meeting. Park City Council Member Andy Beerman releases the preliminary results of an on-line survey he's conducting and Teri Orr has details on Saturday's Lee Brice concert.

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