Summit County Fair

On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council Member Roger Armstrong about the  Summit County Fair and Tuesday's EPA meeting. Gary Marx, the President for the Center of Public Outreach will be the guest speaker at Monday's Community Conversation. Park City Leadership Founder Myles Rademan has details on the pending deadline to register for Class 22 and Ski Utah Director Nathan Rafferty promotes the #100DaystoWinter celebration on Friday at the UOP.

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The Summit County Fair opens Friday afternoon and will run through August 8th. As KPCW's Rick Brough reports, it's not just for east side residents.

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It's County Fair time! On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Summit County Fair Director Travis English. Park City Planning Commissioner Steve Joyce details the reasons why the Planning Commission will be forwarding a negative recommendation to City Council on the Alice Claim development. Casey Vorwaller, the Public Information Officer for the Park City Fire District has the latest on where fireworks and open fire are allowed and Kamas Mayor Lew Marchant has details about Kamas Valley Fiesta Days.

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On Thursday's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Summit County Council member Claudia McMullin about Mountain Accord and the six-month moratorium on preservation projects on historic properties. Then Park City native Laura Lesar is back in town working on his doctoral thesis on sustainable tourism. Finally Summit County Fair Coordinator Travis English has information on how to purchase Summit County Fair Demolition Derby and Rodeo tickets before they sell out.

Residents who used a credit card to purchase tickets at the Summit County Fair are advised to watch the charging activity after a third party vendor may have experienced a credit and debit card security breech. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Mountain Summer - August 8, 2014

Aug 8, 2014

Mountain Summer rolls on with another action-packed weekend, including details about The Summit County Fair - which wraps up this weekend - as well as Friends Of Animals 5 K9 human / dog race.  Jeremy Gross, a bartender at High West Distillery, also joined the show to talk about his winning entry in The Park City Restaurant Association's Summer Cocktail Contest. Hosts John Wells and Jude Robinson sampled the winning entry and loved it.

Mountain Summer - August 1, 2014

Aug 1, 2014

John Wells and Meisha Lawson had a load of updates for your Mountain Summer on this episode, including the latest on the Park City Extreme Cup Soccer, featuring over 400 youth soccer teams from 5 states. Travis English and Cliff Blonquist from PCRA Rodeo updated us on The Summit County Fair and Patrick Cone joined the show to talk about The Best Of Park City, published earlier in the week in The Park Record.

Mountain Summer - July 18, 2014

Jul 18, 2014

Meisha Lawson joins John Wells for another edition of Mountain Summer, including a visit from Greg West of Utah Olympic Park. He dropped by to talk about Western Day on Saturday (7/19). Travis English from Summit County Fair dropped by with Paige Lindsay, Miss Summit County 2013. They talked about the fair coming up in the next few weeks. Laurie Backus, a park ranger at Jordanelle also joined the show to talk about Fire On The Water, also on Saturday (7/19). Meisha and John also gave a rundown of a bunch of other events all over the area this weekend.

It may be over two months away, but tickets are already on sale for Summit County's Fair and Demolition Derby. We talked to Fair Director Travis English about the event spanning two weekends, August 2nd to the 9th. Rick Brough has more.

Fun Friday - August9, 2013

Aug 9, 2013

Jan Williams and John Burdick host a trio of guests. First in is The Egyptian Theater with their August schedule. Park Silly Sunday Market explains this weeks changes and Summit County Fair boasts of the state's best rodeo as the county fair continues this weekend. Plus, other Summit and Wasatch County events.

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