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Morning Edition & The Local News Hour with Leslie Thatcher

  NPR's national show Morning Edition is interspersed with Park City's only daily local news source, live every weekday morning from 6 to 8 AM. Whether recapping the previous night's School Board meeting, informing listeners on a recent development on a government project or a featured story on a piece of local color, veteran news anchor Leslie Thatcher delivers the news that makes Park City a community.

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On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:31) Salt Lake City Olympic Committee Chair Cindy Crane talks about ramping up the planning for the 2030 or 2034 Winter Olympics in Utah.

( 19:07) Summit Council Member Kim Carson has a re-cap for this week's meeting.

( 35:26) Park City Historic Alliance Executive Director Alison Kuhlow with an update from last week's board meeting.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 03:38) Park City Mountain Resort Chief Operating Officer Mike Goar has details on how the opening weekend went and a look ahead at the season.

( 20:15) Outgoing Park City Board of Realtors President William Winstead and Incoming President Mark Jacobsen have a look at the first three quarters of 2020 and a look ahead at 2021.

( 35:23) Kimball Art Center Ex. Director Alday Miliken and Development Manager Jaimie Mitchell has details about the center's virtual fundraiser/auction. 

On today's Local News Hour:  

( 03:34) Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for today’s special county council meeting.

( 19:06) U.S. Ski and Snowboard Update with Lara Carlton.

( 35:59) Musicians Tanya Taylor and Diego Brazuca have details about their upcoming album DIVERSITY: A Holiday Celebration.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:04) Charlie Sturgis with this weeks Mountain Trails Report.

( 02:44) Robert Schmidt from PEG Companies with an update on their plans for the base of Park City Mountain Resort.

( 18:43) Park City Mayor Andy Beerman has a recap of last night's meeting.

( 38:53) National Ability Center Development Director Carey Cusimano has details on those who were named Heroes as part of the NAC's Salute Your Hero event.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 04:11) Summit County Council Member Doug Clyde recaps Monday’s special meeting.

( 16:34 ) Summit County Clerk Kent Jones has details about the official canvas and how voting went despite the pandemic.

( 29:53 ) Director of Park City Film Katy Wang has a look at some of the virtual films they’re showing and news about not opening the Santy for at least a few more months.

( 38:14) Wasatch County Clerk Cal Griffiths has details on voter turnout and canvas.

On today's Local News Hour:

(08:25) - Heber City Council Member Rachel Kahler has details on last night’s city council meeting.

(24:25) - Park City Manager Matt Dias has a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting.

(41:01) - Director of Operations for Habitat for Humanity Julianne Carone has details about the Silver Creek Village housing applications that open November 30th.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:30) Park City Engineer John Robertson has details about last week's discussion on the county's new floodplain maps and who should be buying flood insurance.

( 15:18) Dr. Robert Winn (Winnie) and Olympian and cancer survivor Bryan Fletcher have details about his year's Shred for Red fundraiser on December 12th.

( 29:47) Recycle Utah Director of Communications and Marketing Eric Moldenhauer has a monthly update.

On today's Local News Hour:

(00:30) Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for today’s special county council meeting.

( 16:22) Deb Hartley has details about this year's Turkey Drive.

( 31:33) Snyderville Basin Recreation Interim Director Melissa O’Brien and Parks Manager Ben Liegert have details on the upcoming virtual open house for a new community park.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 06:04 ) Summit County Health Dept. Monthly Update with Health Dept. Director Rich Bullough has the latest on COVID-19. ( 24:00 ) Park City Councilmember Max Doilney has a recap of last night's meeting.  ( 38:03) Soldier Hollow Director Luke Bodensteiner talks about the upcoming winter season and opening Day on Dec. 18th.  

On today's Local News Hour:

( 05:42)  Summit County Council Member Roger Armstrong recaps Monday’s special meeting.

( 17:53) Program Manager from Wasatch County Family Clinic Chad Shubin and Summit County Director of Behavioral Health Aaron Newman talk about the MCOT (Mobile Crisis Outreach Team) that will roll out soon.

( 30:11) Youth Sports Alliance Executive Director Emily Fisher has an update on the youth sports organization.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 08:07) Snyderville Basin Planning Commission Vice Chair Thomas Cooke has a reap of last night’s meeting.

( 19:11) Park City Manager Matt Dias has a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting.

( 33:05 ) U.S. Rep. for the 3rd Congressional District John Curtis and Volunteer Utah State Coordinator for Citizens’ Climate Lobby Tom Moyer talk about what to expect with a new administration led by President-Elect Joe Biden.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 08:16) Midway Mayor Celeste Johnson has an update from last week’s city council meeting.

( 22:36) Park City Planner Rebecca Ward has a preview of Wednesday's planning commission meeting.

( 32:59 ) Peace House Marketing Director Sally Tauber and Board Member Julie Joyce have details about this year's virtual Bling Fling.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 03:06) Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for today’s county council meeting.

( 21:42) LIVE PC GIVE PC Recap with Katie Wright and Mike Ruzek from the Community Foundation.

( 39:55) Park City Education Foundation Ex. Director Abby McNulty has an update with the start of school happening this month, including a new Educator Wellness Initiative.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:02) Charlie Sturgis with this weeks Mountain Trails Report.

( 06:17) Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt has an update on development projects throughout the county.

( 22:46) Park City Community Foundation Director Katie Wright and Meg Steele have a first look at LIVE PC GIVE PC – Park City’s Day of Giving.

( 34:38) KPCW General Manager Renai Bodley Miller talks about why it's Important to fund those still churning out daily news content.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 5:15) Summit County Council Member Glenn Wright recaps Wednesday's meeting. 

( 19:37) The CEO of Pacaso Austin Allison talks about the company that buys second homes and sells 1/8 ownerships. The first Park City house was sold in October.

( 36:03) Ex. Director of Joseph James Morelli Legacy Foundation Barbara Wirotsko, Park City Bright Futures counselor Nicole Blumin and Jake Sussman who are helping to mentor students talk about their partnership.