Stein Eriksen

Alf Engen Musem and Chris Seemann

Hundreds of locals and visitors attended Thursday's Celebration of Life for Olympic champion and ski ambassador Stein Eriksen. Leslie Thatcher was there and has this report.

Deer Valley Resort

Stein Eriksen, who has been called the founder of modern skiing, passed away at his Park City home surrounded by family on Sunday. He had just celebrated his 88th birthday. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Summit County Clerk Kent Jones about business and alcohol license renewals. Deer Valley President and General Manager Bob Wheaton has a short tribune to the passing of ski legend Stein Eriksen. Kyle McArthur talks about Sunday's water line break on Park Avenue. Park City App Developer Tom Klein invites listeners to download the beta version of his new app Suggest It and local author Stacy Dymalski discusses January's Women's Writing Retreat.

Premiered July 4, 2013

You just won gold in the Winter Olympics! What do you do now?

This is Bill Redeker with your weekly Park City History Bit. 

Stein Eriksen Expected to Recover Fully

Jul 2, 2013
Leslie Thatcher

Skiing legend Stein Eriksen is expected to make a full recovery after being life-flighted to a Salt Lake hospital last week. Lynn Ware Peek has more.