Teri Orr

In today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Alison Butz, director of the Historic Park City Alliance.  They discuss what could be a record season for Main Street businesses and what to do about the lack of parking as Main Street sees increasing growth.

Tutoring Being Offered From Park City Institute

Oct 1, 2014

Free, after-school tutoring began this week at the Mega-Genius Supply Store and IQ HQ Tutoring center. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Free after school tutoring began this week at the Mega Genius Supply Store and IQ HQ Tutoring Center. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Actors from the TV series "Nashville" are taking their characters -- and their musical talents -- on the road for "Nashville Café ," which plays at Deer Valley this Saturday.  

One of the key players from the Sundance Institute, Sarah West, is moving to the Park City Institute, the organization behind many Eccles Center shows and the Big Stars Bright Nights concerts. Rick Brough has more.

Summer Concert Season at Deer Valley is not far off. It begins in June and this week the Park City Institute this week announced its St. Regis Big Stars Bright Nights series with 10 concerts, sure to bridge many varied musical tastes. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Fun Friday - March 7, 2014

Mar 7, 2014

Spring Fever is in the air. Our guest, Teri Orr, from the Park City Institute, has several events going on this week. We are springing ahead this weekend, with concerts, movies, skiing and puppets.

The Park City Institute is preparing for its annual Saints & Sinners Ball, and Institute Director Teri Orr says it'll be a festive, playful night. Rick Brough has more.

In 1989, Teri Orr was the editor of the Park Record.  One of the toughest stories she had to cover during her eight-year career there, was the tragic death of the man who had been the only person she knew when she had first moved to Park City 10 years before.  In this week’s Park City Story, Orr recounts the day the music died.

Fire in Review

The Park City Institute isn't just working with TEDx to present a speaker series dealing with global issues. It's launching a series this week, in partnership with the Strategic News Service. Rick Brough has more.