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Guest editorial: Charlottesville violence could have been averted

August 15, 2017 — Who is to blame for the violence Charlottesville? As uninspired as this may sound, I blame the Charlottesville City Council. They lacked basic knowledge of U.S. history and common-sense foresight. Last February the city council voted to tear down the city's statues commemorating Civil War […]

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Letters to the Editor,Aug. 16-18, 2017

August 15, 2017 — Swaner sets the record straight on novel Editor: In response to the article: "Park City author takes on big development and corruption in 'Heatwave' – Satirical murder-mystery out now" Let me start by saying I haven't yet read "Heatwave" by Zacharia Matheson, but I am […]

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Letters to the Editor, Aug. 12-15, 2017

August 11, 2017 — Williams supporter is still firmly in his camp Editor: I served as Dana Williams campaign manager in 2001. We had been coming to Park City since 1992 and got to know him through his efforts to limit growth, support open space and support an economically […]

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Guest editorial: Roger Armstrong is the best mayoral option

August 11, 2017 — I have lived on and off in Park City since 2006, returning full time in 2016 to become deeply invested in our community and co-found the civic engagement initiative ‘Future Park City.’ I am disappointed that some of Park City's millennials and self-proclaimed "old timers" […]

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Letters to the Editor, Aug. 9-11, 2017

August 8, 2017 — Kimball Junction circular duplicates existing services Editor: Wednesday, I decided to test out the new “Kimball Junction Circular.” I rode my human-powered, carbon-free, bike to Bed, Bath & Beyond. Once there, I was able to wave down a 17-passenger, gas-powered van to take me to […]

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Guest editorial: Tom Clyde chastised for Pelosi comment

August 8, 2017 — Normally I am a fan of your column "More Dogs on Main Street." I look forward to reading it every Saturday and, sometimes, it is one of the reasons that I continue my subscription to The Park Record. But in your column entitled "The strange […]

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Letters to the Editor, Aug. 2-5, 2017

August 4, 2017 — Image Reborn thanks “Playing for Life” Editor: Recently, “Playing for Life” was highlighted in the July 22-25 weekend edition of The Park Record. Griffin Adams noted that the group played 100 holes of golf in a row on July 19th to raise funds for breast […]

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Letters to the Editor, Aug. 2-4, 2017

August 1, 2017 — Resident hails Beerman for honesty and dedication Editor: I'm writing today to voice my full support for candidate Andy Beerman and encourage all Parkites to vote for Andy at our upcoming Mayoral primary. Andy Beerman, in his six years on City Council, has demonstrated his […]

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Letters to the Editor, July 29-Aug. 1, 2017

July 28, 2017 — A reminder to vote and an endorsement Editor: I'd like to encourage every eligible person to vote in our Mayoral primary. Ballots will be mailed out on or before 7/25 and must be postmarked no later than 8/14 or placed in a drop box by […]

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Guest editorial

July 28, 2017 — On behalf of the Kimball Art Center, I want to express our strong support for and excitement about the creation of Park City's first-ever Arts and Culture District in Bonanza Park, as well as a sincere thanks to Park City Municipal and the Sundance Institute, […]

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Letters to the Editor, July 26-28, 2017

July 25, 2017 — Is it Flat or Flats? Editor: Seems there has been some disagreement regarding this sometimes touchy subject of Bonanza Flat versus Bonanza Flats. I have a friend who will bite your head off if you call it Flats. "No, it's Flat." I decided to do […]

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Letters to the Editor, July 22-25, 2017

July 21, 2017 — Andy is my choice for mayor Editor: In my two terms as a Park City Council member, I had to honor to serve with two candidates and work extensively with the third. I served six years with Dana as Mayor, four years with Andy on […]

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Guest editorial

July 21, 2017 — Last Thursday I spent the day at the Huntsman Cancer Institute having a basal cell carcinoma successfully removed. As I lay in the reclined chair while the surgeon sewed up the two-inch incision, I couldn't help but think about the state of our health care […]

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Guest editorial

July 18, 2017 — The $20 million "Arts District" proposal for Bonanza Park might be a good idea, but let's not jump on it too quickly. Over the last few years the project's developers and the city have come up with several other proposals for this area that have […]

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Letters to the Editor, July 19-21, 2017

July 18, 2017 — Bill White group heaps praise on Oakley rodeo organizers Editor: I want to personally thank all of the wonderful volunteers that put on a true local Fourth of July tradition: The Oakley Rodeo. Bill White Farms was honored to be the presenting sponsor for the […]

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Guest editorial

July 18, 2017 — At Park City Action Network's mayoral forum at Cafe Terigo on Monday night, July 10, candidate Dana Williams stated, "I don't look at government to solve the problems, I look at you guys to tell government how to solve the problems." It's great to hear […]

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Letters to the Editor, July 15-18, 2017

July 14, 2017 — Flow trails are increasing the risks for mountain bikers Editor: I am quite distressed about the recent death on Tidal Wave, combined with the person who became paraplegic last year. I have been downhill mountain biking for 25 years, 11 of which have been at […]

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Guest editorial

July 11, 2017 — The July 4 launch by the North Koreans of a missile capable of striking Alaska with a nuclear warhead should set off alarm bells in our federal and state government agencies about the growing threat of a nuclear attack. It will not be long before […]

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Letters to the Editor, July 12-14, 2017

July 11, 2017 — Park City Vulnerable to be next Brian Head Editor: The recent wildfire in Brian Head has shown the wildland/urban interface in Park City is at a critical juncture. One only needs to look at the homes in Summit Park, Pinebrook, Colony, Deer Valley and Deer […]

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Letters to the Editor, July 8-11, 2017

July 7, 2017 — Minimum Wage: here are some considerations Editor: Before we rush headlong into a $15/hour minimum wage, there are a few considerations that should be looked at carefully. Cities, such as Seattle, that have enacted a $15/hour minimum wage have found that weekly take-home pay has […]

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