Fate of cities and towns turns on finding qualified candidates

The Park Record Editorial, May 30-June 2, 2015
05/29/2015 04:19 PM MDT
The DNA of each of Summit County's six municipalities has been shaped by past council members. Whether the result of dedicated leadership or, at 
Tragic accident a somber reminder to stay safe on roads
05/26/2015 04:32 PM MDT - The warnings were posted statewide -- on local TV stations, radio spots, in newspapers and on social media. Read more...

Take time from the fun to remember the meaning of Memorial Day
05/22/2015 04:28 PM MDT - Let's be honest. Most Parkites are looking forward to celebrating the coming three-day weekend with relatively self-indulgent activities: cycling and Read more...

Tom Clyde: A rainy start to summer

More Dogs on Main
05/29/2015 04:19 PM MDT
So I guess it's going to rain. It would have been nice if this had come in February, as snow, instead of those spring-like temperatures and long dry 
Jay Meehan: The kids are alright
05/26/2015 04:33 PM MDT - "Roaming through the jungle of 'Ohs' and 'Ahs' searching for a more agreeable noise, I live a life of primitivity with the mind of a child and an Read more...

Amy Roberts: Prophet over profit
05/26/2015 04:33 PM MDT - You can't fix stupid, but apparently, you can elect it. During the 2015 legislative session Utah lawmakers chopped half a million dollars from the Read more...

Teri Orr: The gift or obligation
05/22/2015 04:28 PM MDT - For the second time, in just three months, my friend and I found ourselves at a funeral. In yet another church that wasn't one either of us had ever Read more...

Jay Meehan: Grassy slopes
05/19/2015 04:36 PM MDT - So I washed out a cooler and took my trusty 3/8" socket wrench to my best low-rider lawn chair. So what? Read more...

Amy Roberts: Killing to conserve
05/19/2015 04:36 PM MDT - It's been a bit odd this week, waking up to the sound of an alarm clock, rather than the thunderous roar of lions, or the deeply satisfied purr of Read more...

Tom Clyde: The second Daly West mine disaster
05/15/2015 04:34 PM MDT - The headframe of the Daly West mine tipped over last week. This was the 85-foot tall iron tower that sat on top of the mineshaft, and held the pulley Read more...

(Elise Amendola/AP)
Officials say those Boston snow piles are even more vile

BOSTON (AP) — It's disgusting enough to put you off snow cones for the rest of the summer. A Boston public works official says the towering piles of filthy snow left over from the city's record-setting winter are even more grotesque than most people can imagine. Full Story
(David Sharp/AP)
Maine man to explore final resting places of poets in South

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) — A former teacher who travels the country to document the final resting places of poets is looking forward to calling attention to African-American poets on a tour of the South and elsewhere. Full Story
(Dana Ferguson/AP)
Dustin Diamond bar fight: Former TV star guilty of lesser charges

PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) -- TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the most serious felony charge.