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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Local News
1:53 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

School Board Primary Election Results

Tuesday's primary decided three school board races and one county council seat in Summit and Wasatch Counties with a very small voter turnout. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has the results.

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Utah Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control
1:43 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Powell Talks About Alcoholic Beverages For Special Events

The Utah Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control has come under fire in the media recently as it has scrutinized and impeded permitting for alcoholic beverages for special events. It may be because the agency is left to interpret what the legislature hands down. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Big Stars Bright Nights
1:33 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Bacon Brothers Coming To Big Stars Bright Nights Series This Summer

The Bacon Brothers, who previously appeared in the Eccles Center, are coming back to Park City - but in the outdoors this time, at Deer Valley, for the Big Stars, Bright Nights this Saturday, June 28th. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
2:32 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Root Gives A Report On Construction Around The Town

Construction in Park City is really picking up and the monthly building reports numbers reflect that. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Park City School District
2:26 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

PCSD Seeks Builder For New Building

Park City School District is seeking a builder for the controversial $5,000,000 building - although exact uses for the building are still percolating. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City Planning Commission
2:25 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Planning Comission Looking Into Development In Prospector

The Park City Planning Commission in its Wednesday meeting will look at approvals for a unique development in Prospector. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
2:17 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Utah Stands In As A Good Climate For Tech

Utah is proving to be a good climate for the Tech industry, according to a recent study by the Utah Technology Council. Rick Brough has more.

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Summit County Council
2:11 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Jasper's Agenda Varies From Water To Pipelines

The County Council has another crowded agenda this week. Some of the major items relate to water - including an update from the county's Mountain Regional Water District - and a proposed ordinance that would mitigate the impacts of oil pipelines on items like rivers and streams. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
2:05 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Summit County And Park City Council Talk About Their Joint Meeting

The Summit County Council and Park City Council on Monday held a quarterly joint meeting to address an over expanding need for regional collaboration - especially as the separate entities look at issues that don't end at city limits. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Egyptian Theatre
2:01 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Classic Singer Bill Medley Performs This Weekend At The Egyptian

Bill Medley is the remaining member of the Righteous brothers - he'll bring that groups history to life as he performs on stage at the Egyptian Theatre this Friday and Saturday. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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