One Book

On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher discussed the proposed $56-million education bond with School Board members Nancy Garrison and Julie  Eihausen. Snyderville Planning Commissioner Chuck Klingenstein reviews the items of discussion at last night's meeting including the EPA update and positive recommendation for the new location of Whole Foods. Sara Hutchinson with Park City Education Foundation and Summit County Librarian Kirsten Nilsson preview the community discussions on this year's One Book - Boys in the Boat.

On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council member Roger Armstrong talks about the approval of the General Plan Phase 2 after Section 2.3 was rewritten. Emily Summers talks about the opening of Deer Valley's summer season. Katie Wright, Kristen Shaw and Lauren Vitulli from the Park City Community Foundation talk about the finalists and voting procedure for the first Women's Giving Fund grant.

The controversy surrounding author Sherman Alexie continues with a vocal contingent of parents in the Park City school district who say their children experienced psychological abuse at the hands of Alexie when he lectured at Park City High School. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

Author and screenwriter Sherman Alexie and filmmaker Chris Eyre were in Park City last week to work with Park City High School Students, and to share filmmaking and writing with the community. Lynn Ware Peek has more.