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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Transportation
12:38 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Just Leave The Car At Home

Credit Sundance Institute

With at least 14 additional busses - sometimes more - running throughout the Sundance Film Festival, you'll never have to get in a car - nor should you, especially with additional parking restrictions around town. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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USSA PSA
8:45 am
Tue January 14, 2014

3-D Signs Target Underage Drinking

The 3-D signs, waiting to be mounted on the wall of the Swede Alley State Liquor Store.

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, along with Parents Empowered, have rolled out a publicity campaign to eliminate the target: underage drinking. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Arrests
2:45 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

Four Suspects Arrested in Jeremy Ranch Car Burglary

Four suspects were arrested early Thursday shortly after the video surveillance at a Jeremy Ranch residence caught burglars going through a vehicle. Rick Brough has more. 

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Park Rag
2:32 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

Summit County Expands Citizen News Efforts with Park Rag

After more than a year of videotaping and posting the meetings of the Summit County Council online, Josh Mann is ready to expand his citizen news efforts with the Park Rag. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

The website: ParkRag.com

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FIS World Cup
2:32 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

Defending Olympic Champ Celebrates Victory at FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup

Defending Olympic Champ Hannah Kearney celebrated her 100th World Cup start with a victory at last night's Freestyle International FIS World Cup at Deer Valley. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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