Jans Winter Welcome

The Youth Sports Alliance has hired a first ever Development Director who is on board and gearing up for their biggest fund raiser of the year. Registration for the Get Out and Play programs are open but filling quickly and there’s a new afterschool program in The South Summit School District this year. The fall scholarship application window is closed but more scholarship applications will be taken in the spring of next year. Carolyn Murray has this update:

A great guy, father, sportsman, businessman and pioneer of Park City's shift to skiing has passed away.  Jan Peterson died Monday, May 16, 2016,  at the age of 77.  KPCW's family extends our sympathies, and admiration of Jan, to his wife Amanda, and daughters Andrea and Abby.

KPCW's Renai Bodley has more on the life of Jan Peterson, and his influence on Park City's development into a world-class ski town: 

  

The annual welcome to winter - Jans Winter Welcome - celebrates its 33rd year as the major fundraiser for the area's 13 youth winter sports organization. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.