Vail Resorts

Resort Battle
3:54 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

Legacy Parkites Plea For Resort Resolution

In an op-ed published Sunday in the Satl Lake Tribune, Jack Gallivan Jr. and Mickey Gallivan, whose father helped launch what is now Park City Mountain Resort, wrote that Park City's ski resort fight must be resolved.

While they plead with both sides to find a solution, most of the criticism in their guest editorial is aimed at Talisker and Vail Resorts. Rick Brough has more.

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Resort Battle
4:02 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

Everybody Wants A Resolution; Nobody Wants To Blink

In a joint statement issued Friday, Park City Municipal and Summit County have urged all sides in Park City's ski resort fight to cooperate and end uncertainties about the upcoming ski season.

Meanwhile, in the statements issued last week, Park City Mountain Resort and Talisker/Vail indicated they still sharply disagree on the amount of a bond PCMR should post in order to put off an eviction. Rick Brough has more.

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PCMR VS Vail
2:20 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

PCMR And Vail Want More Time For Their Mediation

Friday is the deadline for PCMR and Talisker/Vail to finish up court ordered mediation between the ongoing battle over the ski terrain of the Mountain Resort, but both sides are now asking for more time. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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PCMR VS Vail
2:28 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

Park City Mayor Gives An Update On PCMR's Fight

Park City Mayor Jack Thomas says that the moment of truth is arriving in the city's ski resort fight. And it's time for the Park City Mountain's Resorts and Vail Resorts/Talisker to find a workable solution to their dispute.
That comes with just one day left before the court-ordered mediation period for the two sides officially run out. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
2:27 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

What To Pay? Each Side Can Present Their Own Number

Third District Court Judge Ryan Harris ordered both sides in Park City's ski resort fight to prepare briefs by Friday on how to calculate a financial bond for Park City Mountain Resort to pay. The bond payment could determine if PCMR will be open this winter.

The disagreement over the bond amount centers on what rent PCMR owes, culminated over the past few years,  to Talisker, the ski hill's current owner. Both sides have told a different story about the overdue rent in recent letters to Park City Municipal. Rick Brough has more.

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PCMR VS Talisker
5:38 pm
Fri August 8, 2014

Another Round Of PCMR/Talisker Letters Coming This Way

Comments made on the KPCW Local News Hour by Park City's mayor and city manager last week were the impetus for another round of letters from attorneys representing Talisker/Vail Resorts. Park City Mountain Resort and Park City Municipal. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Resort Battle
5:39 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

City Gets Impatient With Resorts

 Disappointed by the lack of meaningful results from the negotiations so far, Park City leaders continue to pound home the message that Park City Mountain Resort needs to open this winter - no matter who is operating it. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Resort Battle
5:51 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

City Doing All It Can To Have Functioning Resort

Park City Municipal Corporation has continued with its missi0n to ensure that Park City Mountain Resort be a fully operational resort this winter. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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PCMR VS Talisker
12:34 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Talisker Depends On PCMR To Make A Decision

In a statement issued today Talisker has announced it will accept further postponement of an eviction which could throw the Park City Mountain Resort off its ski hill.
The statement opens the door for the Mountain Resort to continue operating the next ski season. But Talisker said it's now up to the Resort to post a required bond amount to keep using the ski mountain, owned by Talisker. Rick Brough has more.

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Environmental Issues
3:09 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

This Green Earth - July 22, 2014

In the first segment of today's show, Nicky DeFord with Vail Resorts join hosts Chris Cherniak and Nell Larson to talk about Vail's ongoing efforts in environmental sustainability. In the second segment, Stephanie Dolmat-Connell of the University of Utah and Lisa Yoder of Summit County joined the show to talk about the University's "Community Solar" program. Finally, Nell and Chris share why it's a bad idea to leave your car running, unattended, with the air conditioner on, just to keep your dog cool.

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