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Hard news covering local government: Park City, Summit County and Wasatch County - city and county councils, planning boards, water entities and issues specific the Wasatch Back.

Originally aired on July 12, 2013.

Even with a hot, dry June, the water sources for the 3-thousand households of Mountain Regional Water District are looking good for the rest of the summer. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

Fun Friday! - July 12, 2013

Jul 30, 2013

Originally aired on July 11, 2013.

The Park City school board says it will stand by its selection as the new superintendent, Dr. Ember Conley, as news comes from Arizona that Conley’s husband was arrested.   Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Originally aired July 8, 2013.

The parents of a four-year-old toddler who died a year ago, when a headstone accidentally fell on him at the Glenwood Cemetery, have sued the Glenwood Cemetery Association. Rick Brough has more.

Fun Friday! - July 5, 2013

Jul 30, 2013

Matches Found!

Jul 30, 2013

Originally aired July 4, 2013.

Following a recent bone marrow registration event in Park City, a Park City woman and the son of a Park City couple have found nearly perfect matches to help beat their cancer.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

  Originally aired July 4, 2013.

Summit County manager Bob Jasper has produced a flow chart so that he – and the rest of us – can figure out who does what at Canyons Resorts.  KPCW”s Leslie Thatcher reports.

Park City Municipal Corporation

Originally aired July 3, 2013.

Open space is one of the community’s top priorities, and  now a 50-acre parcel on Risner Ridge will be further protected, creating an open space corridor between Quarry Mountain and Round Valley.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Originally aired July 3, 2013.

Park City’s Annual Consumer Confidence Report on Water has shown up in mailboxes of city residents and it tells the story of a complicated water system. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Fun Friday! - June 28, 2013

Jul 30, 2013

Originally aired on June 27, 2013.

For three days, the newest recruits of the US Ski and Snowboard Team were brought together last week to bond with their teammates and learn a lot about life outside of being an athlete. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.

Originally aired on June 27, 2013.

Originally aired on June 24, 2013.

With the official close of the winter season, Utah posted its 6th best year ever in terms of skier days for the 2012-13 ski season.  And with the announcement of Vail Resorts taking over the operation of the Canyons, the year-end tally will likely only continue to grow. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.

Originally aired on June 24, 2013.

On Friday night, Rabbi Josh Aaronson performed his last Shabbat service for the Temple Har Shalom congregation.  As it has been for the last 11 years, it was an evening of music, prayer and celebration.  KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.

Originally aired on June 21, 2013.

Oakley Mayor Blake Frazier has given a nod to a new community event coming to Oakley next week – it’s L’Oakley Grown Community Market.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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