Ready For Sundance
10:04 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Santy Ready For Sundance

The Jim Santy Auditorium on January 16, 2015.
Credit Park City Library

The Park City Library is in the midst of a major renovation, but crucial part, the Jim Santy Auditorium will be ready for the Sundance Film Festival's start next week. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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2:12 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

Quagga Mussels Found In Deer Creek Reservoir

Credit Division of Wildlife Resources

Juvenile quagga mussels have been discovered in Deer Creek Reservoir. The Division of Wildlife Resources has issued an order for any boat, trailer or personal watercraft that has been in the reservoir in the past 30 days to comply with decontamination requirements. Tune into the Local News Hour with Leslie Thatcher Friday morning at 8:25 to hear an interview with Jordan Nielsen - DWR Invasive Species Coordinator about the discovery of these mussels and what it means for the future.

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State & Regional
11:53 am
Thu January 15, 2015

Cool Science Radio - January 15, 2015

In this episode of Cool Science Radio Lynn and John welcome Alex Davies, author of These Dreamers Are Actually Making Progress Building Elon’s Hyperloop.

The second half of the show features Bill Andrews, Associate Editor, Discover Magazine.

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Festival Parking
11:49 am
Thu January 15, 2015

Parking Restrictions Before & During Sundance

Temporary parking restrictions in the Prospector Square area begin Monday, January 19th, and last through the Sundance Film Festival, ending February 1st. There will be no parking:

  • along Prospector Avenue in front of Parking Lot G; 
  • on both sides of Poison Creek Lane; 
  • on he south side of the road Sidewinder Drive, from the corner with Gold Dust Lane, to the fire hydrant.

Owners of cars parked along these roadways are asked to move their cars as soon as possible.  

The Bottom Line
9:49 am
Thu January 15, 2015

Bonanza Park Area Zoning Issues Pending

The property owners of Bonanza Park.
Credit Park City Municipal Corporation

Several local stakeholders in the Bonanza Park area said at a recent public meeting that unless the City foots the bill for a parking structure and other infrastructure in the area, the redevelopment just won't happen.   Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Acheivement Gap
6:41 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

Full-day Kindergarten Planned For P.C. School District

At its first retreat of the new year and with two new board members, the Park City school board began more serious talk of instituting full-day kindergarten in the district in the near future. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Proposed Triple Density
5:26 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

Jeremy Residents Give Thumbs Down To County

About 200 people showed up Tuesday night for a Snyderville Planning Commission hearing on Phase II of the General Plan.  Most of the crowd gave an energetic thumbs-down to a proposal to jack up the density on an approved commercial area in Jeremy Ranch. And they opposed designating their neighborhood as a Receiving Area for Mixed-Use density under the General Plan. Rick Brough has more.

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National Recognition
5:15 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

Summit County in Top 50 Vying For $5 Million Energy Prize

Summit County officially advanced to the semifinal round of the Georgetown University Prize Wednesday - a national competition to reduce energy use. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Stay Out Of Legal Profession
4:50 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

Fake Lawyer Arrested In Summit County

Karla Carbo

A Third District Judge in Summit County is ordering a woman accused of posing as a lawyer to stay out of the legal profession. Rick Brough has the story.

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Tiger Shaw
4:12 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

USSA Leader Issues Annual Report

With his first year of leading the US Ski and Snowboard Association now behind him, CEO Tiger Shaw issued his annual report reporting great success at the athlete level and a commitment to growing the organization's membership. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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