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Moose, dead squirrels attract attention in Park City

September 21, 2017 — Moose and deer continued to attract attention in Park City last week, as people reported sighting to the Park City Police Department.

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Treasure Mountain Junior High group holds drive for Harvey

September 21, 2017 — When Hurricane Harvey hit, Bodi Marzka, 13, asked himself, “What can I do to help?” After hearing about a kindergarten teacher who lost all of her classroom supplies during flooding, he presented his proposition to fellow members of the Lion’s Heart Teen Group and they decided to “adopt” the class.

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All Resort closure could steer business to other Park City firms

September 21, 2017 — The sudden closure of All Resort Group could steer more business to other transportation companies.

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Letters to the Editor, Sept. 20-22

September 20, 2017 — Resident questions impact of proposed care facility Editor: My letter is for the attention of all Summit County residents including Park City and Pinebrook in particular. The Park Record headline of September 12, "Assisted living home is proposed near Pinebrook," is accurate in one respect […]

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Summit County resident recounts life, World War II service

September 20, 2017 — Vic Rainey, who is a 90-year-old World War II vet and Summit County resident, recounted his service during the war and life growing up in Idaho on Wednesday from his home on Chalk Creek Road. Rainey received a Purple Heart following injuries he received as a private in the Marine Corps.

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Recycle Utah to offer free hazardous waste collection

September 20, 2017 — To help protect Summit County’s water sources from dangerous chemicals and heavy metals, Recycle Utah will hold its free household hazardous waste collection event at the end of the month.

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Park City School Board president resigns

September 20, 2017 — Last night, Julie Eihausen, president of the Park City School District Board of Education, resigned. She announced at the Board meeting that she will leave her position on Sept. 30. She also stated that she will be resigning as a member of the Board on Feb. 5, 2018.

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Park City High School Gay Straight Alliance starts adult education courses

September 20, 2017 — When some members of the Park City High School Gay Straight Alliance came out as gay, lesbian or bi-sexual, their parents did not know what to do. One told her daughter that she could accept heterosexual or homosexual behaviors but not in-between. The other told her daughter that she would eventually, “figure it out.”

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Summit County Council joins others in issuing support for DACA

September 20, 2017 — Last week, Summit County councilors joined others in supporting reestablishment of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program following President Donald Trump’s announcement last month that he intends to rescind the program, which provided protections for children of illegal immigrants from deportation and a path to citizenship.

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Park City critic wants Rail Trail study ‘squashed, period’

September 19, 2017 — A Park City man intends to start a petition calling for the Rail Trail to be preserved for recreation amid talk of creating a road corridor along the route of the popular trail, an early move by a critic in the days after it was widely publicized the Utah Department of Transportation is considering the future of the city’s eastern entryway.

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Park City reverses plan to spend $680K for microtransit deal

September 19, 2017 — Park City on Tuesday night abruptly removed a controversial contract from the agenda of a City Council meeting on Thursday that would have provided free rides covering short distances, indicating that City Hall will not pursue such a service this year.

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Sheriff’s Report: Road-rage incident and assault on a police officer

September 19, 2017 — Last week, several vehicle burglaries were reported by residents living in apartment complexes in the Kimball Junction area, according to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office.

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Section of Main Street closed for developer

September 19, 2017 — The stretch of Main Street between the Heber Avenue and 7th Street intersections was closed to traffic on Monday and is scheduled to remain closed on weekdays until Sept. 29. The road will open on the weekends.

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Park City police blotter

September 19, 2017 — Here's what we've heard on the scanners and seen on the police logs this week.

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Education briefs: Ukulele lessons begin

September 19, 2017 — Here's what's going on in the world of education this week.

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Colorado’s Glenwood Canyon to see variable speed limit zones

September 19, 2017 — Speed limits through Glenwood Canyon will vary from 30-60 mph starting in November after new technology is installed to monitor conditions, the Colorado Department of Transportation said Monday.

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Huffing may be the cause of a car explosion death in Greeley, Colorado

September 19, 2017 — A woman is dead and a man was taken to the hospital early Monday morning after a car explosion that may have been caused by the two people inhaling the vapors from canisters of compressed air.

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Marketplace: Park City company offers Horse Experience

September 19, 2017 — Alejandra Lara combines therapy and horses. One specific instance of this is a horse meditation circle. Lara opened her doors in June, and has since seen over 70 customers participating in activities such as corporate team building, family adventures with horses and yoga with horses.

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Earthquake, 3.3 magnitude, hits near Park City

September 18, 2017 — A 3.3-magnitude earthquake struck near Park City late Monday morning, according to the University of Utah Seismograph Stations, shaking buildings in Summit County and as far away as Utah County.

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Court Report: Monday, Sept. 11, 2017

September 18, 2017 — According to the Summit County Attorney's Office, the following cases were heard on Monday, Sept. 11 in 3rd District Court at the Summit County Justice Center: Lorenzo Aburto Arreola, 46, of Park City, entered a guilty plea to attempted possession of forgery writing or device, […]

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