The Mountain Life - October 26, 2016

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Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Annie Morgan of the Nordic Betties, and Ann Blomquist of the EATS Park City and Katy Wang of the Park City Film Series about the upcoming Food and Film weekend, a fundraiser for the EATS program. 

The Park City Film Series will bring the film Unlocking the Cage to the Jim Santy Auditorium on Thursday evening.  It’s part of the Reel Community Film series which brings free screenings to Park City for the purpose of illuminating social issues. Carolyn Murray has more:

local News Hour - October 26, 2016

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On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Associate Superintendent of  Teaching, Learning and Technology, Kathleen Einhorn in to talk about the middle years curriculum committee. She gave a detailed presentation at last week’s school board meeting. Angela Moschetta of Future Park City and Sarah Scott of Voterise to talk about voter registration and tomorrow's candidate forum - in costumes. Ken Kullack - Ex. Director of Summit Community Gardens to talk about the success of this summer's garden and plans for next summer.

515 Main St. – the North Face store - wants permission to put up a tent in their outdoor courtyard several times a year. Park City Planning Director Bruce Erickson said a conditional use permit is required because of the frequency of the request.

Susan Nedell with E2 joins Chris and Nell in the first half of the program.  E2 advocates for renewable portfolio standards and energy efficiency.  In the second half of the show: Summit County has launched a pilot program which offers a professional home energy assessment to the first 100 eligible homeowners whose primary residence is in the county. The program started October 22 and County Sustainability Manager Lisa Yoder joins the program to discuss how things are progressing, what the cost is to participate and if there is still time to sign up.

Local News Hour - October 25, 2016

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On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks with  Summit County manager Tom Fisher to discuss the agenda for Wednesday's meeting. Park City planning Director Bruce Erickson is in to review tomorrow's planning commission agenda. Teri Orr - Park City Institute Director has details about Thursday's Tedx Women's event. Park City Film Series Director Katy Wang and Dr.

Those who opposed the Lilac Hill subdivision weren’t too happy when the council unanimously passed staff’s recommendation to make it a legal platted lot that will now allow development on the property.

Twenty-two thousand main-in ballots were mailed out last week but if you haven’t registered yet – don’t worry – Summit County Clerk Kent Jones says it’s not too late to register.

Daryl Boggess

A Utah man and his twin sons had a fun weekend planned at Strawberry Reservoir, but that quickly changed when they got to their campsite to find their trailer stolen.   KPCW’s Renai Bodley has the story.

October Book Review - Dead Wak

Oct 24, 2016

The luxurious ocean liner, the Lusitania, crossed the Atlantic for its legendary last voyage in 1915. Author Erik Larson brings this chapter of history to life i his book, "Dead Wake." Amy Mills has this month's book review.