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)

Morning News with Leslie Thatcher and The Local News Hour are sponsored by



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March Book Review: Me Before You

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State & Regional
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Mon March 10, 2014

Utah's Public Transportation Stats

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Local News
6:19 pm
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Bill Is Passed For Breathalyzers

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2014 Paralympics
6:15 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Victor Injured In Paralympics Event

Park City resident Stephani Victor competing in the Sochi Paralympics crashed Sunday and had to be transported off the mountain by helicopter. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Local News
6:13 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Snowmobiler Dies In Avalanche

A northern Utah resident died Friday night while snowmobiling in the High Uintas area of Summit County, after he was caught up in an avalanche. Rick Brough has more.

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