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 - 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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KPCW volunteer DJ Sara Wagner presents The Sundance Wrap - highlights from each day's Sundance Film Festival in-studio and on-the-street interviews. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

USSA Rocks X Games

Jan 23, 2015

U.S. athletes earned consecutive gold medals in the superpipe at the X Games this week. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

KPCW

David Dolby and Glenn Kiser stopped by the KPCW studios to talk about the new Dolby sound system donated to the Eccles Center in Park City by the Dolby Institute.

  

Jarom Rowland, music programmer for the Sundance Film Festival talks about the Music Café and other music offerings during the festival.

Darren Davis and Heinrich Dieters from Park City Municipal talk about the 'My Stop' app.

Chris Cherniak and Nell Larson from This Green Earth host a special two-hour edition of The Sundance Reel. The duo meet with filmmakers on a live remote at Whole Foods.

Some residents in the Heber City subdivision of Timber Lakes are worried after two of their pets were shot for wandering into a private hunting preserve in the middle of the neighborhood.   One dog was killed and the other had to have a rear leg amputated.   Rick Brough has more.

The Historic Park City alliance urges locals to visit Old Town during the Sundance Film Festival, saying there's plenty to do and see.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Tesoro Oil Company is putting its proposed waxy-crude oil pipeline on hold until it conducts a strategic internal review later this year. Rick Brough has more.

KPCW

With hordes of people descending on Park City for the first weekend of the Sundance Film Festival, Main Street becomes off limits for parking, and the city will increase the rates for paid parking. Leslie Thatcher has more.

KPCW

KPCW's News Director Leslie Thatcher kicked off the Sundance Film Festival with co-host Producer Beth Fratkin, previewing what to expect this Sundance Film Festival season.

 

Before that Leslie Thatcher sat down with Sundance Programmer John Nein to discuss the panels during the festival.

The Sundance Reel

Preview

Allison Gollust, chief marketing officer and senior vice president of public relations, CNN

Sundance 2015 kicks off today, but you've no doubt noticed a lot going on around town to prepare for it. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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