News

Pages

Jingle Bells
10:50 am
Sun December 1, 2013

Holiday Music Starts On KPCW

In time for the season, holiday music begins officially today on KPCW. Our volunteer DJs will sprinkle in their own choices of seasonal songs throughout the day without overwhelming our usually creative blend of music covering five decades of popular hits.

You can add your request by calling 435-655-8255 and talking to the on-air DJ.

Happy Holidays!

Read more
Park City History
3:14 pm
Thu November 28, 2013

Park City History Bits - November 28, 2013

Did you remember how you used to get up the ski hill?

This is Chris Waddell with your weekly Park City History Bit.

When Treasure Mountains Resort (now Park City Mountain Resort) opened in 1963, it featured the Prospector double chairlift, two J-bars and a two-and-a-half-mile aerial tramway, said to be the longest in North America. A four-passenger gondola from the resort base to the top of Pinion Ridge quickly became a popular attraction.

Read more
Healthy Lifestyle
2:31 pm
Thu November 28, 2013

The Mountain Life - November 27, 2013

Today, we’ll be joined by Carolyn Rose, director of Nursing at Summit County Health Department.  Carolyn will be one of the panelists at the KPCW Community Forum on the Affordable Health Care on December 2nd.Then Lisa Bishop Forbes, winemaker at Chalk Hill Estates in Sonoma, California to talk about wine pairings for the holidays and other fun old fashioned yet trendy currents within the wine world. Finally, Dana Goodyear,  staff writer for the New Yorker who will talk about her book, “Anything That Moves,”  Renegade Chefs, Fearless Eaters, and the Making of a New American Food Culture.

Read more
Local News
3:55 pm
Wed November 27, 2013

Roomate Round Up!

Many seasonal workers are arriving in Park City this week and next, and most of them don't have places to stay. With housing scarce, the Christian Center and Mountainlands community housing are making an appeal for those who may be interested in opening their homes to these international students. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
Local Faces
3:49 pm
Wed November 27, 2013

Pepe Sherwin Dies

Longtime Deer Valley host, Winter Sports School teacher and beloved community member Chris "Pepe" Sherwin passed away after a valiant battle with cancer. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
KPCW Community Forum Series
2:31 pm
Wed November 27, 2013

Join KPCW Monday Night For Community Forum On Healthcare Reform

Join KPCW and Intermountain Park City Medical Center on Monday, December 2nd to talk turkey about the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a., ObamaCare).

Use #pchealth to ask questions on social media or email questions to info@kpcw.org.

This Community Form will bring together panelists from different aspects of the healthcare reform issue to share their perspectives on the Affordable Care Act and take your questions.

Panelists include:

Read more
Environment
2:09 pm
Wed November 27, 2013

This Green Earth - November 26, 2013

Jason Utgaard, owner of The Spotted Door, an online shopping experience, joins Chris and Lynn this morning. The Spotted Door sells only items which are made from at least 50% recycled material. He joins us in-studio to discuss why he started the business and what’s available.

Read more
County Council
3:45 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

County Council To Hold Annexing Hearing In Early January

The Summit County Council will hold a public hearing in early January, on a request to annex the Tollgate Canyon community into North Summit's Fire District. Rick Brough has more. 

Read more
Local News
3:44 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

Alex Butwinski On Planning Commission

The Park City council has appointed three new members to Park City's planning commission, and says its decision was not a clean sweep of crucial experience on the commission and instead says the three new members will have "multiple pairs of fresh eyes." Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
Main Street
3:20 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

Main Street Gets Into The Christmas Spirit

  Christmas on Main Street is starting this Thursday--and there will be plenty of lights, carols, and visitors from the North Pole.  Rick Brough has more. 

Read more

Pages