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Letters to the Editor, March 22-24, 2017

March 21, 2017 — Park City Fire Chief: please take care of our firefighters Editor: I am writing this letter to express my concern for our firefighters in Park City. In light of the tragic death of Kurt Peterson last month, it has left me concerned as to the […]

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Guest editorial: The three best ways to get around Park City

March 21, 2017 — My husband and I moved to Fox Point in the Redstone area in November as it met our two non-negotiables: a 2-car garage and direct access via bus, bike or our feet, to most of the places we wanted to go in Park City or […]

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Guest editorial: Creative housing for seasonal workers

March 21, 2017 — Sometimes I see things differently. To create different results, as a community we need to do things differently. Currently, we are focused on doing the same things (essentially) and expecting change. Unfortunately, life does not work that way. Many Parkites work at the resorts to […]

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School board needs to step back

March 17, 2017 — Over the last four years, the Park City School District has undergone intense change with dual language immersion (DLI), all-day kindergarten, removing 25 Reading and ESL instructors in grades 1 through 5, new curricula, new grading system, new testing and assessment tools. Currently waiting in […]

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Letters to the Editor, March 18-21, 2017

March 17, 2017 — There's no room for hate in Park City Editor: As I was on my way to work today, I saw a vehicle with messages on it that said “no room for hate” and “love all.” It was unexpected but heartwarming to see that. It was […]

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Letters to the Editor, March 15-17, 2017

March 14, 2017 — Random acts of kindness Editor: This letter is to thank Trent and Eric from Park City SUP for stopping and taking the time to help me when I totally needed help. I was driving home with groceries when my front tire went flat. I managed […]

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Guest editorial

March 14, 2017 — Catch-22: a dilemma or difficult circumstance from which there is no escape due to mutually conflicting or dependent conditions. Whether you are a social drinker or a hardcore drunk, you are putting other peoples' lives in danger when you are on the road driving intoxicated. […]

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Letters to the Editor, March 11-14, 2017

March 10, 2017 — Don't make lives harder by hiking sales tax Editor: After all the promises by our elected officials to help working Americans, their solution is to raise prices on the everyday items we buy. We need tax reform that will ensure our economy grows and creates […]

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Guest editorial

March 10, 2017 — President Trump during his campaign for the 2016 White House, made what appeared to many of his non-supporters, to be radical and absurd promises. Not having any experience in government affairs, let alone being President of the nation, everyone was wondering what kind of leader […]

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Letters to the Editor, March 8-11, 2017

March 7, 2017 — Basin rec pleads for help from pet owners Editor: Some of our favorite community amenities are those spaces that allow us to recreate with our four-legged friends. Dog parks, trails, off-leash areas – these spots allow us all to stretch our legs and enjoy time […]

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Letters to the Editor, March 4-7, 2017

March 3, 2017 — Anti-Semitism is not a 'faraway' problem Editor: The lists are popping up on social media, almost daily. They are, almost always, incomplete. Within moments of a posting of what looks to be a comprehensive list, friends from all over the country post the names of […]

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Letters to the editor, March 1-3, 2017

February 28, 2017 — Here's how you can help save Bears Ears Editor: I oppose actions by our legislature to eliminate or shrink Bears Ears National Monument and Grand Staircase-Escalante monument. I’m sure many of you reading this feel the same way, especially after President Obama already shrunk the […]

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Letters to the editor, Feb. 25-28, 2017

February 24, 2017 — Utah's elected officials are on the wrong side of public lands issue Editor: I am writing to oppose actions by Governor Herbert and our elected officials to do away with or shrink Bears Ears National Monument and Grand Staircase – Escalante National Monument. These lands […]

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Guest Editorial

February 24, 2017 — I could not agree more with the sentiment behind James C. Green's recent letter ("Equal Pay bill has a serious downside," The Park Record, Feb. 15, 2017) and want to applaud him for taking the approach that he did to such a sensitive topic — […]

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Letters to the editor, Feb. 22-24, 2017

February 21, 2017 — Wasatch County Democrat takes GOP vice chair to task Editor: I support equal pay for equal work because I support the American ideal. Last week's argument against equal pay for equal work was awash in 'alternative facts' and the most odious sort of patronizing disdain […]

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Guest editorial

February 21, 2017 — Utah's landscape is among the most iconic in the country. We boast having three of the top 10 ski resorts in North America. The Beehive State was awarded the best state for business by Forbes six of the last seven years. It has been ranked […]

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Guest editorial

February 21, 2017 — America changed suddenly on Jan. 21. The change had been coming for years but many people, like me, didn’t take it seriously enough. I, like those many other people, felt America dividing in ways that, though alarming, seemed trivial. A radical faction of nationalists and […]

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Letters to the Editor, Feb. 18-21, 2017

February 17, 2017 — Support for women equals support for all Editor: I am writing in response to the opinion piece, "Equal Pay bill has a serious Downside,"that was published in the Feb. 15 issue of The Park Record. Although I value financial security for all families in our […]

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Letters to the Editor, Feb. 15-17, 2017

February 14, 2017 — Equal Pay bill has a serious downside Editor: Here’s the problem with the Equal Pay bill being considered by the Utah Legislature: Traditionally men have earned more than women in the workplace because they are considered the primary breadwinners for families. They need to make […]

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Letters to the Editor, Feb. 11-14, 2017

February 10, 2017 — Deer Valley ranks No. 1 in environmental ethics, too Editor: As a longtime season's pass holder at Deer Valley Resort, I would like to say that once again Deer Valley is #1! This time, not because of its great skiing, dining, ambiance and service, but […]

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