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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 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.

  Originally aired June 21, 2013.

Park City Council candidate Bill McKenna is an Old Town resident and a Wall Street veteran.  He says he could perhaps be a breath of fresh air at City Hall. KPCW's Rick Brough has more.

Fun Friday! - June 21, 2013

Jul 30, 2013

Originally aired on June 19, 2013.

After four years, Park City Council member Alex Butwinski has a sense of accomplishment and he likes the people he works with at the Marsac Building.  Given that, he wants to be elected to a second term on the Council.  KPCW’s Rick Brough has more.

Originally aired June 18, 2013.

Incumbent City Council member, Cindy Matsumoto is vying for a second term because she wants to continue doing the job she has found rewarding.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Fun Friday! - June 14, 2013

Jul 30, 2013

Originally aired June 14, 2013.

Today, hosts Jan Williams and John Burdick welcome All Seasons Adventures to the show to talk about spending time with Dad, fly fishing on Fathers Day. The Silly Market announces Sunday's feature line up. The Park City Museum hosts the Historic Home Tour this Saturday. 

Fun Friday is sponsored in part by All Seasons Adventures, Homestead Resort, Park City Sunday Market and Zermatt Resort.

  Originally aired June 13, 2013.

Deer Valley resident Lisa Wilson is one of six city council candidates. She’s ready to give back by closing tax loopholes that have allowed big resorts to avoid their share of property taxes. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Originally aired June 13, 2013.

Mary Wintzer is a 42-year resident of Park City.  She lives in Old Town and is a major stakeholder in the Bonanza Park Area.  She’s also vying along with five others for one of two city council seats.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Originally aired June 12, 2013.

Serving on a number of non-profit organizations advocating open space and trails, Tim Henney says he's ready to take his community service a step further and is one of the reasons he decided to run for Park City Council.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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