Local News

Local News
4:13 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Snow Ordinance Being Enforced

Summit County is cracking down on property owners who push or deposit snow out on the rights-of-way of county roads. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
10:16 am
Mon January 5, 2015

Two USSA Skiers Killed in Austrian Avalanche

Credit USSA

The U.S. Ski Team is mourning the loss of two promising development level ski racers killed in an avalanche in Soelden. The two were among a group of six athletes freeskiing at the Austrian resort. The other four skied out of the slide.
Killed in the avalanche were 20 year old Ronnie Berlack, of Franconia, New Hampshire and 19 year old Bryce Astle of Sandy Utah.

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Resort Connection
1:38 pm
Fri January 2, 2015

Vail Submits Resort Connection Application To City, Then County

Vail Resorts announced on January 2nd that it has taken the next steps in connecting Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort by submitting application to Summit County.  While still subject to approvals, that connection should be in place by the 2015-2016 ski season.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Music & Memory
11:07 am
Fri January 2, 2015

Sundance Film Inspires Local Action

Sarah Klingenstein, left, sits with KPCW's Monika Guendner and the donation of iPod Nanos and headphones she received this spring to begin the local chapter of the Music & Memory program.

The 2014 Sundance Film Festival documentary audience award winner, Alive Inside, documented the program Music & Memory that brings music to those suffering from Alzheimer. Now a local Park City chapter of Music & Memory is forwarding  the group’s  effort.  Lynn Ware Peek  has more.

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Health Services
10:51 am
Thu January 1, 2015

Valley Behavioral Health Expands Into New Clinic

Valley Behavioral Health, formerly known as Valley Mental Health, has not only rebranded, but has expanded, offering a completely separate and new facility called Highland Springs Clinic.  Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Summit County
1:11 pm
Tue December 30, 2014

Deadline Looms For Business License Renewals

The annual deadline for business license renewals in Summit County is coming up in a couple of weeks, according to County Clerk Kent Jones.  Rick Brough has more.

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Outgoing Officer
10:48 am
Mon December 29, 2014

Edmunds Finishing A Sheriff's Dozen


Dave Edmunds is concluding 12 years as Summit County Sheriff, and he says he's proud that he and his team raised the department to a new level of professionalism.  Rick Brough has more.

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Police Shootings
10:11 am
Mon December 29, 2014

Violence Sometimes Begets Violence, Says Edmunds

The controversy over police shootings of civilians is raging across the U.S. It's certainly caught the attention of Dave Edmunds, who is retiring as County Sheriff after 12 years. Rick Brough has more.

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Reduced Energy Consumption
12:49 pm
Fri December 26, 2014

Fire District Funded To Make Buildings More Energy Efficient

Since 2013, the Park City Fire District has taken steps to make its 10 buildings more energy efficient.  Now, with a grant awarded to the fire district by Rocky Mountain Power's Blue Sky program, it can further those goals.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Magazine
10:46 am
Wed December 24, 2014

Winter Edition Of Park City Magazine Available

The winter edition of Park City Magazine is in hotel rooms and on magazine stands, featuring topics on yurts, ski bums and trains.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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