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On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:01) Jessica Lowell's update on Coalville's plan to deal with drought conditions in North Summit County.

( 02:52) Midway Mayor Celeste Johnson recaps some of the highlights from Tuesday's meeting.

( 18:05) PCSD Board of Education Member Andrew Caplan talks about creative options and ideas they are considering for financing the school district facilities expansions as defined by the Master Planning Process.

Park City Education Foundation

The Park City Education Foundation's Bright Futures Program gives first-generation college-bound students the support and mentoring to attend post-secondary school and graduate.


The kids who participate in Bright Futures are required to commit in 10th grade. It's not for everyone because the meetings, the family engagement and the overall expectations are rigorous. 


Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:25) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(09:38) Wasatch County Special Education Director Ben Springer talks about his new book and the SHARP survey results for the county.

(23:51) - US Ski and Snowboard Association update with Marketing and Communitcations Director Andrew Gauthier.

(40:08) - Park City Education Foundation Director Abby McNulty shares more on the programs that are offered through the foundation.

Park City Education Foundation

The Park City School District is holding a preschool registration lottery for next school year. 


Park City Education Foundation Executive Director Abby McNulty provides insight on the programs offered through the foundation. She also shares plans for the comeback of Running with Ed, which was cancelled due to Covid 19 in 2020. 

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:27)Supervisor of the Utah Snow Survey Jordon Clayton discusses the latest dismal snowpack forecast and what it means for the upcoming summer water supply.

( 13:21) U. S. Ski and Snowboard Update with Marketing and Communications Director Andrew Gauthier.

( 34:34)  Park City Education Foundation Ex. Director Abby McNulty has an update on some of the organization’s ongoing programs.



Last week, the Park City Education Foundation raised $200,000 during this year’s Live PC Give PC day of giving. They simultaneously launched a new educators wellness program in response to a year of great stress and challenge.

Park City Education Foundation Executive Director Abby McNulty says teachers continue to deal with extraordinary challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. They surveyed teachers and have a task force in place to work on rolling out support initiatives in all seven Park City schools.

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:

( 07:23 ) Salt Lake Tribune Editor George Pyle talks about the Tribune's upcoming Zoom panel "On The Record" with members of The Tribune’s Editorial Board Interim Editor David Noyce, Executive Vice President Tim Fitzpatrick and Editorial Page Editor George Pyle Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, from 5 to 6 p.m.

( 24:35) Park City Residnet Mark Fischer has an update on traffic counts on upper SR 224 this summer and the future of that  road.

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The Park City Education Foundation started their Beat the Call campaign on Monday. They have a unique opportunity to leverage their fundraising efforts this year.


Today on the Local News Hour:

(05:00) - Utah Film Commission Director Virginia Pearce talks about five new productions coming to the state of Utah as well as the loss of the hit TV show Yellowstone.

(22:20) - Bill Wyatt, Executive Director of the Salt Lake City International Airport has details about the opening of the new airport after 4 years and $4 billion spent on the new facility.

On today's Local News Hour:

(04:25) Mountain Mediation Ex. Director Gretchen Lee and Outreach Coordinator Lirio Sanchez talk about some of the work they're doing on landlord/tenant mediation and the upcoming Community Conversations on Reimagining Our Justice System (that will be held in Spanish).

( 24:30) Park City Education Foundation Executive Director Abby McNulty has details on preparing for a new school year and school registration.

  It appears Park City students will have the option of going to class in person or online next school year, according to a letter from the school superintendent, Jill Gildea, which is posted on the school district’s website, Kindergarten through 12th grade classes for the 2020 / 2021 school year start August 20th. 

Today on the Local News Hour:

(08:27) - Midway Mayor Celeste Johnson talks with Carolyn about the court ordered stay on a disputed case between the city of Midway and Rocky Mountain Power.

(20:20) - The Christian Center of Park City Executive Director Rob Harter discusses the services they offer for those individuals and families who are struggling to meet rent and utility payments during this time.

Today on the Local News Hour: 

( 8:42) - New Kimball Art Center Executive Director Aldy Miliken tells us about himself and why he wanted this job that he starts July 1st.

( 22:52) - Made in Park City Founder Abby Hatch has details on her new brand.

( 35:08) - Park City Education Foundation Associate Director of Communication and Development Jen Billow has an update on teacher grants and the McGuire Family Foundation Student Service Award.