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18 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Artists rule at Park City Kimball Arts Festival

For art lovers outside Summit County, the event - returning for its 45th year to Park City's Main Street, Aug. 1-3- is a chance to get out of the August heat and maybe take a weekend getaway.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT, Millcreek, UT, Graphic Design, Arts

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Park City mayor to ski resort litigants: Get it together

Park City Mayor Jack Thomas - along with most residents of Utah's premier ski town - is losing patience with the land-lease dispute between Talisker Corp. and Park City Mountain Resort that threatens to shutter the ski resort for the upcoming ski season and cripple the local economy.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Park Record

Leaders sought for the future of Park City

The Leadership Park City class spends a day at the Capitol each year to learn about state-level issues, usually one of the highlights of the program.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT, Wasatch County, UT

Park Record

Locals' night is Park City Kimball Arts Festival's way of saying thanks

Robin Marrouche, executive director of the Kimball Art Center, said the Park City Kimball Arts Festival will show appreciation to locals by admitting Summit County residents into the festival for free on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT

Park Record

Pageant to kick off Fair

At the 2013 Miss Summit County pageant are, from left, Hadlie Llewelyn, Peoa ; Paige Lindsey, Kamas ; Amber Judd, Coalville .

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Related Topix: Kamas, UT, Peoa, UT, Coalville, UT, Oakley, UT, Park City, UT

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Park Record

Rockport fire contained

An Aircrane Helitanker returns after filling with water from Rockport Reservoir and carries it to dump on the perimeter of the fire Friday, July 25 at Rockport Estates.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Park City, UT

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Several wildfires winding down across the state

Though a new wildfire flared up in Utah County Saturday, most of the state's larger blazes are winding down.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Utah County, UT, Springville, UT, Levan, UT, Juab County, UT

Deseret News

'A head scratcher': Summit County families barely dodge 2 wildfires in 1 year

It was the same exact thought she had nearly one year ago when her home was threatened and several other houses were lost in the Rockport wildfire .

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire

Park Record

It is seven-person contest for the Planning Commission

Seven people are vying for a spot on the Park City Planning Commission, the City Hall panel that holds wide-ranging duties in growth and development matters.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Park Record

Basin Recreation proposes $25 million bond

Snyderville Basin Special Recreation District will present the Summit County Council with a proposal to add a $25 million bond to the November ballot at the Council's weekly meeting on Wednesday, July 30. The meeting will be held at the Sheldon Richins building at Kimball Junction, with the work session commencing at 3:30 p.m. and public input ... (more)

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Related Topix: Park City, UT

Park Record

Tom Clyde: Top 10 uses for a vacant movie studio

And a happy Pioneer Day to you, too. The 24th of July has never quite caught on in Park City, as if we needed one more holiday around here.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT, Opinion

Park Record

Brush fire ignites at Rockport Estates

A fast-moving brush fire erupted Friday afternoon near Rockport Estates and could be seen from Promontory.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Park City, UT

Park Record

Park City man sentenced

Park City resident Donald Reigelsperger was sentenced Monday in Third District Court to 15 years to life in prison for kidnapping and sexually assaulting his estranged wife.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Park Record

Camp Safety gets kids ready for school

The attendees and some volunteers at the 2013 Camp Safety pose for a picture. Last summer, Christina Sally, an investigator with the Summit County Attorney's Office, was finishing teaching a class to about 30 kindergarten-aged children at the Summit County Children's Justice Center.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Park City, UT

Salt Lake Tribune

Artists rule at Park City Kimball Arts Festival

For art lovers outside Summit County, the event - returning for its 45th year to Park City's Main Street - is a chance to get out of the August heat and maybe take a weekend getaway.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT, Graphic Design, Arts

Thu Jul 24, 2014

KSL-TV

UDOT: Drivers should expect holiday weekend delays

Most construction projects will be paused on Pioneer Day Thursday and through the weekend.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Park Record

Tesoro files complaint against County

Tesoro Refining and Marketing filed a complaint in federal district court Wednesday against Summit County alleging that the county has infringed on its constitutional rights by enacting three ordinances in June that Tesoro argues are "arbitrary, capricious and illegal."

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake County, UT, Uintah, UT, Salt Lake City, UT

Park Record

Animal control lacks bodies

Despite months of work by the Leash Law Task Force, any changes to the leash laws in Summit County have rolled to a stop.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT

Park Record

County designated as disaster area

Farmers and ranchers in Summit County are eligible for assistance after the U.S. Department of Agriculture designated Summit County as a natural disaster area due to the ongoing drought.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Natural Disasters, Weather, Drought, Duchesne, UT, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Deseret News

Crews continue to battle lightning fires as new blazes burn

Fire crews continued to fight fires caused by lightning across the state early this week as new fires erupted Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Fire, East Carbon, UT, Morgan, UT, Henefer, UT, Tooele, UT

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