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Local News
2:34 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Park City Municipal Explores Elected Officials' Compensation

Originally aired on June 7, 2013.

The Park City council in its Thursday meeting passed the standard 2% cost of living increase for city staff and elected officials.  But in doing so, it started a discussion about how the low pay discourages people from running for office since they receive part-time pay for full-time work.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Water Issues
12:36 pm
Thu July 18, 2013

Summit Water Shareholders Approved Compact

The planned new water compact for the Snyderville Basin came another step closer to reality. Last week, the Class B shareholders for Summit Water voted approval of the agreement. Rick Brough has more.

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Donors Found
2:30 pm
Thu July 4, 2013

Matches Found!

Following a recent bone marrow registration event in Park City, a Park City woman and the son of a Park City couple have found nearly perfect matches to help beat their cancer. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Local News
2:34 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

Vail Resorts Stock Traded Following Lease Announcement

Vail Resorts’ announcement last week that it’s leasing Canyons Resort didn’t go unnoticed in the stock market.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local Faces
2:33 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

Craig Patterson Fundraiser

The Summit Park neighbors of Craig Patterson – the Utah Department of Transportation avalanche forecaster died in April in a snow slide in Big Cottonwood Canyon – are holding a fundraiser Saturday to help his family with some needed home repairs.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Arrests
10:32 am
Thu May 16, 2013

Former Park City Police Officer Arrested For Felony Theft

A former Park City police officer is behind bars – charged with 5 felonies for stealing money from the police evidence room as well as a non-profit organization that helps buy Christmas presents for kids.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Real Estate
10:06 am
Fri May 3, 2013

1st Quarter Real Estate Sales Strong

The Park City real estate market is bounding back and the numbers for the first quarter of 2013 are looking strong.  KCPW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.

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Taxes
10:29 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

County Will Seek Taxes Lost In Snafu

The Summit County Council said April 17th they will be seeking to recover over $100,000 in tax revenues, following the discovery of a snafu that mistakenly sent sales taxes from Snyderville Basin businesses to Park City. Rick Brough has more.

Park City Government
8:12 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Park City Council Names Diane Foster To City Manager Position

At last week’s Park City Council meeting, Diane Foster was appointed by Mayor Dana Williams and approved by council as Park City’s new city manager.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

Summit County
8:04 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Sheriff Dave Edmunds Overlooked For Dept. Of Corrections Director

Although Summit County sheriff Dave Edmunds was one of three finalists for the State of Utah Department of Corrections director, Governor Gary Herbert has chosen someone else. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.



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