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 to 8 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 - Ember Conley, PCSD's Superintendent, before Park City School Board's Board of Education Meeting.
  • Tuesdays - Tom Fisher, 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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On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council Member Claudia McMullin; Randall Julander, Utah Snow Survey supervisor has the latest about the snowpack situation and this month's YSA report features Heather Sims with Get Out and Play as well as Patrick Fannon from Switchback Sports.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher gets a legislative update from Park City Chamber Bureau CEO Bill Malone; Summit County Nursing Director Carolyn Rose has the latest on the Zeka virus and Park City Institute Managing Director Moe Hickey promotes a last-minute opportunity to watch a live-stream of tonight's TED presentation.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Manager Tom Fisher; Summit Community Power Works Project Manager Mary Christa Smith has information  about a bulk-buy purchase of smart thermostats; Recycle Utah director Insa Riepen has her monthly update and Chris Haslock with Team Park City United has the latest results from the Youth Olympic Games in Norway.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to the Managing Editor of http://utahpolicy.com Bryan Schott; Director of Ballet West Academy Peter Merz; Tom Kelly with USSA and Carey Harmon of Railroad Earth.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Todd Offenbacher and Andrew McLean about the Tahoe Adventure Film Festival; Park City Council Member Cindy Matsumoto and the new President for Women's Ski Jumping USA Julie Hickam.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Park City School District Business Administrator and School Board Member Tania Knauer; Park City Manager Diane Foster and PIO Phyllis Robinson and Snyderville Basin Planning Commissioner Chuck Klingenstein.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Summit County Manager Tom Fisher: Park City Planning Director of Staff Planner Bruce Erickson and Kirsten Whetstone; Park City MARC Wellness Coordinator Dondea Sherer-Lykes and Choclatier Phyllis Robinson; and Artist Lisa Carlson.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Bryan Schott of utahpolicy.com; Park City Superintendent of Schools Ember Conley; Tom Kelly with USSA and Kimball Art Center Director Robin Marrouche.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Development Director Pat Putt; Park City Mayor Jack Thomas and the mayr and city manager of Courchevel, Philippe Mgnier and Nicolas Feidt and Park City Education Foundation Director Abby McNulty and After School Direcvtor John Hall.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Park City Chamber Bureau CEO Bill Malone about tourism funding and other legislative issues he's watching; Park City Manager Diane Foster and Jed Briggs the city's Operating Budget Manager preview Thursday's City Council meeting; Future in Review Speaker Series Guest Christopher Clark; and Park City Charlene Albarran, a Democrat, who is running for Congress in the 2nd District.

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