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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State & Regional
3:40 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Ex-Utah Soldier Gets 12 Years In Child Porn Case

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A judge has ordered a decorated former soldier from Park City to spend 12 years in federal prison and pay nearly $600,000 in restitution to a victim in a child pornography case. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
3:31 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

David Ure On Hotel

The Summit County Council didn't make a decision Wednesday, but they discussed the proposal to allow a Hyatt Hotel House along Highway 224 on the Murnin-Kilgore parcel. One factor for Council members is that a hotel would reportedly have less impact than the commercial that's already approved here. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
3:27 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

New Mac Book Airs

Park City students are enjoying new technology this year - it's some of the lightest, smallest and most current, personal computers on the market. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
6:28 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Soccer Theft

Officers from both the Park City Police and County Sheriff's Department are investigating a rash of auto burglaries on Saturday, occurring at local soccer games. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
6:25 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Sir Ken Robinson

The man who is on a crusade to change how we educate our children was the keynote speaker at a conference held in Park City this week. During his visit, Sir Ken Robinson granted an interview only with KPCW. Leslie Thatcher has this report from that conversation.

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Local News
6:12 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Wednesday Lunch And Learn

The PC MARC's Free Lunch and Learn program is 2nd Wednesday of every month, and today's topic will be Sports Psychology and the Power of the Mind - it's titled, "Bouncing Beyond." Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
6:08 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Jasper On Development

Budget planning comes later for the Summit County Council. But for now, this Wednesday, the Council will consider revising two approved commercial projects in the Basin.

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Local News
6:05 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Jasper On Field Trip Insurance

The Summit County Council has a full afternoon during their regular Wednesday meeting. The items include employee health insurance and a field trip. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
6:01 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Charles Robinson On Science And Religion

The first in a series of lectures and discussions to evaluate the claims of knowledge and truth in science and religion will be held this week in both Park City and Wasatch County. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
6:00 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Jasper On Combining Departments

  Summit County Manager Bob Jasper has some ideas about combining departments in the county. He says he will bring those up with the County Council in the next 30 to 40 days. Rick Brough has more. 

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