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Resort Battle Aftermath
9:41 am
Sat September 13, 2014

Vail Stock Jumps With Sale

News of Vail Resorts ' purchase of Park City Mountain Resort was received positively by the public corporation's shareholders. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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National Radio Awards
9:33 am
Sat September 13, 2014

KPCW Recognized At National Award Show

KPCW was honored Thursday night in Indianapolis as one of America's Top 5 non-commercial radio stations. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Friday Film Review
9:16 am
Sat September 13, 2014

Friday FIlm Review: The November Man

The new flick The November Man is a movie for any month. That's the word from Libby Wadman, with the Friday Film Review.

Sponsored in part by the Utah Film Center.

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National Radio Awards
2:16 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

Radio's Marconi Awards Nominate KPCW

KPCW in Park City was honored Thursday night, September 11 in Indianapolis as one of America’s top five noncommercial radio stations.  Park City’s community radio station was among an elite group of public stations honored with a nomination for the Marconi Award, the radio industry’s highest honor for overall excellence in broadcasting.

“It was an honor to be included in the list of great American radio stations,” KPCW General Manager Larry Warren said.  “I couldn’t be more proud of the staff and volunteers who create great radio for the citizens of the Wasatch Back.”

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Local News
12:26 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

The Morning Mix-Sept 12, 2014

The Morning Mix

Join John Wells and Peggy Ijams for the inaugural show of KPCW's newest public affairs show The Morning Mix. Listen to guest interviews and the rundown of this weekends activities here!

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Resort Battle Over
2:15 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

Full Interview With Vail Mayor Andy Daly

Leslie Thatcher asks the Mayor of the town of Vail - and former President of Vail Resorts - if Vail Resorts will be the new 500 lb gorilla in town, now that Vail Resorts has purchased Park City Mountain Resort.

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Town Reacts
1:28 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

Reactions To Sale Are Mixed

  As the town reacts to this morning’s news of Vail’s $182.5 million cash purchase of Park City Mountain Resort, reactions are varied.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Resort Battle Over
1:17 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

Vail Buys Park City Mountain Resort

After a 20-year run operating Park City Mountain Resort, the resort's owner Powdr Corp. sold its flagship ski area for $182.5 million to Vail Resorts today. Leslie Thatcher has more.

While it’s something he never hoped to do, John Cumming the CEO of Powdr Corp. emailed the sale announcement just five minutes before the news of the acquisition came from Vail Resorts headquarters.

Now, instead of paying out $17.5 million required by the bond that set by the judge in order to operate this winter, Powdr Corp. will have nine times that amount in its bank account.

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Local News
11:24 am
Thu September 11, 2014

Cool Science Radio-September 11, 2014

Cloud Computing

In this edition of Cool Science Radio hosts John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek welcome University of Utah computer scientist Robert Ricci about a new facility for researchers studying cloud computing. Also Felipe Ramos Lorenzo who was on a team that discovered an 8,000 year old mutation that is key to human life at high altitude. Also Cool Science and big data from the book Dataclysm. Listen to the podcast here.

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