Local News Hour

Weekdays 8AM

Morning Edition & The Local News Hour

with Leslie Thatcher

NPR's national show Morning Edition is interspersed with Park City's only daily local news source, live every weekday morning from 6:00 to 8:00 AM. Whether recapping the previous night's School Board meeting, informing listeners on a recent development on a government project or a featured story on a piece of local color, veteran news anchor Leslie Thatcher delivers the news that makes Park City a community.

The Local News Hour follows Morning Edition and is KPCW's flagship news program, also hosted by KPCW News Director Leslie Thatcher, every weekday from 8 to 9 AM. Get the information directly from the people who are making the news with live interviews.

8:09 AM, Every Week Day - Weather  with the ABC Forecast Center

Weekly Segments:

  • Mondays - PCSD's Superintendent before Park City School Board's Board of Education Meeting.
  • Tuesdays - Bob Jasper, County Manager of Summit County
  • Wednesdays - Diane Foster, City Manager of Park City
  • Fridays - City Council member from Park City (after City Council meetings only)

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Utah Legislature
12:50 pm
Sat January 24, 2015

Ready... Set... Legislate!

Utah's 45-day legislative session starts Monday. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Sara Wagner
5:45 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

KPCW Launches The Sundance Wrap

Sara Wagner

KPCW volunteer DJ Sara Wagner presents The Sundance Wrap - highlights from each day's Sundance Film Festival in-studio and on-the-street interviews. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Maddie Bowman
5:26 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

USSA Rocks X Games

U.S. athletes earned consecutive gold medals in the superpipe at the X Games this week. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Music & Sound
12:01 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

Local News Hour Sundance Full Interviews

Glenn Kiser, left, and David Dolby
Credit KPCW

David Dolby and Glenn Kiser stopped by the KPCW studios to talk about the new Dolby sound system donated to the Eccles Center in Park City by the Dolby Institute.

  

Jarom Rowland, music programmer for the Sundance Film Festival talks about the Music Café and other music offerings during the festival.

Darren Davis and Heinrich Dieters from Park City Municipal talk about the 'My Stop' app.

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The Sundance Reel
6:10 pm
Thu January 22, 2015

'The Sundance Reel' Preview: January 23, 2015

Chris Cherniak and Nell Larson from This Green Earth host a special two-hour edition of The Sundance Reel. The duo meet with filmmakers on a live remote at Whole Foods.

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Private Hunting Preserve
4:16 pm
Thu January 22, 2015

Timberlake Residents Concerned After Two Pets Shot

Some residents in the Heber City subdivision of Timber Lakes are worried after two of their pets were shot for wandering into a private hunting preserve in the middle of the neighborhood.   One dog was killed and the other had to have a rear leg amputated.   Rick Brough has more.

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Don't Shy Away
4:13 pm
Thu January 22, 2015

Locals: Visit Old Town During Sundance

The Historic Park City alliance urges locals to visit Old Town during the Sundance Film Festival, saying there's plenty to do and see.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Waxy-Crude Oil
4:00 pm
Thu January 22, 2015

Tesoro Putting Oil Pipeline On Hold

The Tesoro Oil Company is putting its proposed waxy-crude oil pipeline on hold until it conducts a strategic internal review later this year. Rick Brough has more.

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Parking
3:37 pm
Thu January 22, 2015

Parking Gets Tighter As Town Gets Fuller

There's no parking on Swede Alley.
Credit KPCW

With hordes of people descending on Park City for the first weekend of the Sundance Film Festival, Main Street becomes off limits for parking, and the city will increase the rates for paid parking. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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The Sundance Reel
1:40 pm
Thu January 22, 2015

Sundance Isn't Just For Films - The Sundance Reel - January 22, 2015

Kevin Arthofer and Sara Wagner, creators of 'The Sundance Wrap'.
KPCW

KPCW's News Director Leslie Thatcher kicked off the Sundance Film Festival with co-host Producer Beth Fratkin, previewing what to expect this Sundance Film Festival season.

 

Before that Leslie Thatcher sat down with Sundance Programmer John Nein to discuss the panels during the festival.

The Sundance Reel

Preview

Allison Gollust, chief marketing officer and senior vice president of public relations, CNN

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