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A controversial bill sponsored by Summit County Rep. Logan Wilde crossed its first legislative hurdle Friday. 

A local organization that seeks to stabilize and preserve the legacy of historic mining structures is providing a free lecture Monday on the 11 people who founded the Silver King Mine.

Sally Elliot from Friends of Ski Mountain Mining History says the event takes place at the Jim Santy auditorium at 5:00 on Monday evening.

Police are looking for two men who are wanted in connection with an armed robbery at the Kimball Junction Wells Fargo bank this Friday morning.

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A bill at the Utah Legislature prohibiting local governments from banning plastic bags and other containers was held for further discussion Friday, as there was little time left in the hearing for questions from the committee and to accommodate all the members of the public who planned to testify. 

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The Chief Operating Officer for Deer Valley, Todd Shallan, visited County Council on Wednesday. He was asked if the resort can be more green in a couple of areas.

During the conversation, County Council member Glenn Wright asked Shallan how Deer Valley can cut down on traffic congestion. Wright noted that when the parking areas spill out every day, from Deer Valley and Park City Mountain Resort—the result is gridlock and even the buses of Park City area transit are caught up in it.

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Police are looking for two men who are wanted in connection with an armed robbery at the Kimball Junction Wells Fargo bank this morning.

The  call came into Summit County Sheriff’s Dispatch about 10 o’clock. Summit County Sheriff’s Public Information Officer Lt. Andrew Wright tells KPCW details are still preliminary.

Over 200 people came to the Heber Valley Parkway and Main Street Corridor planning study open house on Wednesday evening some to learn more about the proposed changes and some to voice their displeasure.

The open house and study are a collaboration between Heber City, Wasatch County, UDOT and the Mountainland Association of Governments or MAG. Shawn Seager of MAG says they received plenty of feedback at the open house.

In Rebel Wilson's latest film “Isn’t It Romantic”, a young woman, cynical about love and romance is trapped inside a beautiful, parallel universe of exactly those two things.

After an intensive 10 days of Sundance Film Festival followed by binge watching Oscar nominations, I was ready to kick back and be entertained by a light-hearted, colorful, slightly silly, rom-com. “Isn’t It Romantic” did the trick.

The Summit County Council on Wednesday heard from the Chief Operating Officer of Deer Valley that the resort has had a phenomenal year.

And in particular, Todd Shallan talked about the impacts they’re seeing from the sales of their Ikon Pass.

The council talked to Shallan as part of their regular effort to touch base with the operations of both Deer Valley, and its rival, the Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Village, held by Vail.

Today on #The Morning Mix, Shawn Colvin talks about her musical career and background, as well as her shows at Egyptian Theatre this weekend; Lauren Willy, Volunteer Manager for the National Ability Center, is on to tell us how YOU can be involved supporting their programs and their Red, White & Snow event;  and musical guest Mel Soul  joins the crew in the studio to perform live throughout the hour. All that and a full rundown of weekend events on The Morning Mix.