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The owners of Cole Sport - Gary and Jana Cole - were honored with the 2015 Myles Rademan Spirit of Hospitality Award. Leslie Thatcher has more.

Fans of  Despicable Me movies will be happy to see the sidekicks take center state in a new animated film. But can Minions appeal to audiences of all ages? Mark Harrington has the answer in this week's Friday Film Review.

Bruce Erickson, a familiar face in Park City planning circles for decades is now the city's interim planning director. He says part of his philosophy in the job will be to let the city process go forward and monitor it. Rick Brough has more.

The local chapter of Habitat for Humanity will break ground on a new green home this summer in Heber City. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Chris and Nell First speak with Rob DuBruc, staff attorney with Western Resource Advocates,regarding thier efforts to have U.S. Oil Sands perform air and groundwater monitoring as a proposed strip mining operation in eastern Utah.  Then, on the second half of the show, they speak with Jenna Walenga of the research group Adventures and Scientists for Conservation ASC is conducting research which documents the increasing extent and amounts of microplastics showing up in fresh and saltwater around the globe.

On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks with State Representative Kraig Powell (R) about his efforts to amend Utah laws now that same-sex marriage is law of the land. Rena Jordan and Bob Radke with the Snyderville Basin Recreation District have an update on a possible new indoor field house, new trail builds underway and the plans for a 224 crossing. Jenny Mauer with the Park City Christian Center has details on the annual Back 2 Schools Basics event coming up next month. They're looking for money and volunteers.

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Author Jay Samit, a digital media expert who has launched, grown and sold start ups and Fortune 500 companies alike, describes the unique method he has used to invent new markets and expand established businesses.

Kreg Van Stralen, the owner of Wasatch Bagels and Park City Broiler recently purchased Tarahumra Express and is opening a second location in Park City.

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On this episode of The Morning Mix, it's another show packed with entertainment, including singer Bonnie Romney from the Egyptian Theater's West Side Story, Kathleen Toth and Elysa Hellerman of Nuzzles & Co., formerly Friends of Animals and Aubrey Ixchel from Mystic Hot Springs in Monroe.

Mike Grass - Mountain Accord

After 30 years in the making, the Mountain Accord was unanimously approved by the Executive Committee Monday. Leslie Thatcher has more.

Park City Film Studios

Greg Erickson, owner of the Park City Film Studios, continues to say he's resolving a lawsuit with his financier, Gary Crandall and he takes issue with statements from Crandall's attorney. Meanwhile, word has slipped out that a new ABC series Blood and Oil will be setting up shop at the Quinn's Junction facility for its first season. Rick Brough has more.

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