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Local News Hour - November 30. 2016

Nov 30, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Tom Mills - Political Liaison for Alpenglow Solar and Kate Bowman with Utah Clean Energy to respond to Rocky Mountain Power’s proposal to increase solar rates. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Economic Development Director Jonathan Weidenhamer discuss the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. Tom Kelly with USSA has his weekly update and Park City resident Cindy Levine talks about the local chapter of Pantsuit Nation and the momentum around women's activism here in Summit and Wasatch Counties.

Local News Hour - November 16, 2016

Nov 16, 2016

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Park City School Board member Phil Kaplan and District Communications Manager Molly Miller  about Tuesday’s meeting. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Recreation Manager Ken Fisher  are in to discuss the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting, which includes an 1.5 discussion on the Recreation facilities master plan.  People's Health Clinic Director Beth Armstrong and Matt Slonaker with the Utah Health Policy Project talk about open enrollment for the ACA (American Care Act) market place. In studio.

Local News Hour - November 9, 2016

Nov 9, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Chris Eggleton - one of those who helped organized the pro vote for the two Summit County ballot proposals which passed yesterday by an overwhelming majority. Summit County Council member elect Glenn Wright talks about his win and plan for the next four years. Park City Manager Diane Foster and housing specialist Rhoda Stauffer to discuss the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting and the results of last night’s election.

The Local News Hour - November 2, 2016

Nov 2, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Park City School Board member, Nancy Garrison about yesterday’s work session. Park City Manager Diane Foster discusses the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting. In studio.  The founder of Giving a Bleep Annette Verlarde is in along with performers Mike Worel (playing Donald Trump) and Reiner Engel (playing Vladimir Putin) to talk about the upcoming Giving a Bleep Shows running two weekends starting Friday night and Ed Parigian from the "Save the Library Field" group will talk about yesterday's COSAC meeting.

Local News Hour - October 19, 2016

Oct 19, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Park City School Board member, Julie Eihausen and communications manager  Molley Miller who have update us on Tuesday’s board meeting.Park City Manager Diane Foster and Economic Development Director Jonathan Weidenhammer to discuss the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting, including the revised drawings for a new affordable housing project Woodside Park and Erin Bragg, Summit County Sustainability Specialist has details on the Home Energy Score assessments that will be made available  for 100 eligible homeowners.

Local News Hour - September 21, 2016

Sep 21, 2016

On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Emergency Room Physician Jen Plumb, a specialist in preventing opiate overdose as well as adolescent substance use and abuse. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Economic Development and Special Events Manager Jason Glidden discuss the council’s Thursday agenda, including a discussion on special events. Park City School Board Member Nancy Garrison reviews some of the items discussed at Tuesday’s school board meeting, including the dual language program and PC CAPS.

Today's show begins with coverage of Tuesday's news conference about the deaths of two Treasure Mountain Junior High School students.  The last half of the show is a conversation with Park City Superintendent Dr. Ember Conley and counselor Sam Walsh about how educators are advising students and parents about the investigation and community-wide drug alert.   Park City Manager Diane Foster and Trails & Open Space Program Manager Heinrich Deters discuss possible plans for Library Field.

  On today’s program, Utah State Parks Naturalist Kathy  Donnell has this month’s State Park’s update. Historic Park City Alliance Director Allison Kuhlow is leaving that post to accept a new job at the Park City Chamber Bureau. Park City Manager Diane Foster has details on tomorrow’s city council meeting and Park City Christian Center Director and Programs Director Pete Stoughton talk about the upcoming Hike for Hunger.

  On today’s program, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Park City School Board member Phil Kaplan and Communications  Specialist Molly Miller about school start times and the high school expansion timeline. Park City Manger Diane Foster, Economic Development Director Jonathan Weidenhammer and Community Development Director Anne Laurent preview the re-development of the Park Avenue fire station into housing and Paul Sweat, the new Superintendent of Wasatch County School District discusses last week’s school board decision to increase taxes.

  On today’s program, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to park city manager Diane Foster and Transit Dept. staff Destry Pollard about the proposed Short Term Transit plan that’s scheduled to be approved August 25th. Summit County Health Dept. Director Rich Bullough is in with a monthly update to remind parents about student vaccinations before school starts and a new program for seniors to prevent them from falling and Recycle Utah President Ari Ioanides expresses frustration in finding a location for a new recycling center – something he’s been working on for three years with no success.

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