Teri Orr

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To open it's 19th season at the Park City Eccles Center, Park City Institute has been chosen for a rare opportunity to stream a live, one-on-one conversation with the man who's been called a traitor, a hero and a patriot - Edward Snowden. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On today's program, Charlie Sturgis with Mountain Trails Foundation has this week's update. State Representative Kraig Powell talks about legislation he's proposing for the January session. Park City Institute Director Teri Orr talks about the line up for this winter's Main Stage at the Eccles Center that opens December 5th with a conversation with Edward Snowden. Park City Council  Member Tim Henney reviews some of the business at Thursday's council meeting, including a new ordinance regulating trash and recycling bins in Old Town.

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.

Jill Orschel

  On today's program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Nick Seifert, one of those who supports building a new indoor field house. Park City author Katie Mullaly talks about her new book, Land of Or - the first in a series of children's books. Park City Institute Teri Orr talks about the last three shows in this year's Big Stars Bright Nights Concert Series.

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.