Several police officers swarmed the Silver Springs subdivision Tuesday afternoon searching for a man who fled from a routine traffic stop.   According to the Summit County Sheriff's Office, just before 3pm Tuesday afternoon a Summit County Sheriff's deputy tried to pull over a Volkswagen Jetta on SR 224 near Silver Springs Drive for a routine traffic violation.   The Jetta sped off into the Silver Springs subdivision and the deputy decided not to chase the car.   When he patrolled the area, the deputy saw the car had crashed at Silver Springs Road and Silver Springs Drive.

Utah health officials say a salmonella outbreak is linked to a dairy in Midway.  But the bigger problem is raw milk.  KPCW’s Renai Bodley has more:

Local News Hour - August 30, 2016

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  On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Manager Tom fisher and previews the agenda for Wednesday’s County Council meeting. Park City resident Erik Oberg discusses why he thinks the Park City School Board should reconsider its decision to eliminate the SAGE testing for 11th grade. Park City Rotarian Steve Joyce has details on the annual Miner’s Day celebration and Californian Brad Butler talks about his mother’s collection of Park City photographs and how he is opening up the collection to anyone who wants to use the photos royalty free.

  On the program today the firs guest is Molly Brooks who is the new Outreach and Communications Director for Recycle Utah. She talks about the latest types and tons of material they have sent to recycling, reprocessing and repurposing.

Autumn Aloft - 2014

The Autumn Aloft Hot Air Balloon Festival kicks off its third year running September 16 and even though 16 lives were lost in a balloon accident in Texas on July 30, Mike Bauwens, who is the balloon meister with 39 years’ experience under his belt, said there’s no need to change procedure.

Mountain Money - August 29, 2016

Aug 29, 2016

  Doug Wells and guest co-host Rudy Tessnow welcome James Andrew Miller who is author of Powerhouse: The Untold Story of Hollywood's Creative Artists Agency. The movies you watch, the TV shows you adore, the concerts and sporting events you attend is an immensely powerful and secretive corporation known as Creative Artists Agency.

Their second guest is Kyle Hass of Kyle's Cold Brew Coffee.  Kyle sells organic, fair trade, cold brew coffee at the Sunday Silly Market, and at Booster Juice.

  On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to former Summit County Sheriff Dave Edmunds who has been appointed to serve as Executive Director of the Utah Communications Authority. Marlene Peacock, and Jean Daly – co-presidents of Park City Friends of Library have information on this weekend’s used book sale and upcoming Author’s Luncheon. Sally Elliott and Rory Murphy invite the community to Wednesday’s Pik ‘n Shovel membership party at the Town Lift to support the Friends of Ski Mountain Mining History.


The master developer of Canyons Village is busy meeting with the public to get input on a revised plan for the area.  KPCW's Renai Bodley went to their latest meeting:

Click here to see the Canyons Village Master Plan website.

The Morning mix - August 26, 2016

Aug 26, 2016

  John and Christie welcome April Souza to the program.  April will perform in studio. The second guest on the program is Gary Talley, a member of the Box Tops who are performing this weekend at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City. The final guest on the program is Mike Luers from Squatters and Wasatch Brewery. 

Local News Hour - August 26, 2016

Aug 26, 2016

  On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Jeana New and Kate Geagan, both nutritionists and members of the Park City School District’s Children Nutrition Task Force to talk about the 15 to Clean program started in school cafeterias this year. Park City Council Member Tim Henney updates the council’s discussion on the Woodside Park affordable housing project.