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1:32 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Bowman Honored For Solar Power Program

Kate Bowman, right, being awarded the "Catalyst Award" for her leadership and service to advance solar in Utah last fall as an Americorps volunteer.
Credit Utah Clean Energy Facebook page

The White House is scheduled to honor a leader of a Utah nonprofit for her work promoting solar power. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Great Utah Shake Out
12:25 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Shake Out Aims To Shake Up Emergency Planning

The Great Utah Shake Out took place Thursday morning, but its "aftershock" will hopefully be felt in Utah to encourage residents to prepare for a potential emergency. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Fire Prevention
9:50 am
Thu April 17, 2014

Volunteers Sought For Tree Project

Local volunteers are invited to help local forester Jason Barto and some elite firefighters with a tree maintenance project in South Summit Friday. Rick Brough has more.

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Marriage Equality
9:44 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Couple Wants Equal Rights To Their Child

Patrice Martin, Jaime Grunstrom and their daughter Kennedy.
Credit Leslie Thatcher

Two Park City residents are calling on the state to spend tax dollars on worthy causes, like fighting poverty and mental illness, rather than what they say is spending money to further cement inequality in the fight to uphold the state's ban on gay marriage. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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2014 Elections
2:02 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Republicans Have No Primary Contest For Recorder

Summit County Republicans will not have a primary contest after all for the position of County Recorder, with one of the candidates dropping out. Rick Brough has more.

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