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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Author/Filmmaker Event
5:45 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Alexie And Eyre Talk Film

Author and screenwriter Sherman Alexie and director Chris Eyre aired last Thursday night for a free screening of their film "Smoke Signals" which was a hit at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival.

This week, they talked to KPCW's Leslie Thatcher how they came to create a movie that is now considered an independent Native American classic. Rick Brough has more.

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Construction
5:39 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

2013 Building Numbers Could Rival Biggest Year Ever

Construction in Park City is picking up and based on the numbers so far this year, it could bas as busy in 2006 - Park City's biggest building year ever. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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2014 Sundance Film Festival
5:30 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Park City Residents Begin to Plan For Sundance 2014

It's officially time for Utah residents to start planning for the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. As of Tuesday, registration is open for locals-only Passes and Packages. Rick Brough has more. 

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Local News
5:22 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Man Arrested in Promontory After Running Through Fire Barricade

A Promontory resident, arrested in August for running through a fire barricade to get to his home, pled guilty to a Class A Misdemeanor in Third District Court Monday. His sentence included 12 months of probation. Rick Brough has more. 

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Local News
5:11 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Vail Resorts Eco Day Makes Its Debut in Utah

  Canyons Resort will partner with the East Canyon Watershed Committee as the 4th annual Vail Resorts Eco Day makes its debut in Utah this Saturday. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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