KPCW

Fundraiser
4:56 pm
Sun November 30, 2014

Giving Tuesday, December 2

Black Friday. Small Business Saturday. Cyber Monday. And now, #GivingTuesday.

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Holiday Greetings
2:11 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving From KPCW

KPCW has the live broadcast of The Splendid Table's 'Turkey Confidential' for you, starting at 9 AM, followed by a special program, Giving Thanks. And as holiday tradition dictates, Volunteer DJ Paul Askins will play Arlo Guthrie's Alice's Restaurant right after NPR's news headlines at noon.

We are immensely thankful for all our listeners and supporters this past year. Happy Turkey Day and have a safe and fun long weekend!

Holiday Programming

THURSDAY

6:00 - 9:00 AM     Morning Edition

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Schedule Change
9:25 am
Thu November 20, 2014

NPR Clock Change Could Influence Your Mornings

You'll hear things at new times with KPCW's morning show clocks.

If you wake up and schedule your morning rhythms to the morning news with Leslie Thatcher, this week, you might have noticed you felt a little off-tempo.

That’s because NPR has changed the timing of their Morning Edition programming.

Each show on-air is governed by a “clock.” These graphical representations of each hour lay out what happens in a program and when. 

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Gratitude
6:48 pm
Sat November 8, 2014

Thank You For Supporting KPCW

Thank you to the 300 folks who donated to KPCW online, and the dozens of people who contributed off-line during Park City's Community Day of Giving Friday.

We surpassed our stated goal of $20,000, but most of all, we appreciated all the support we felt for local community news and public radio.

Thank You Thank You Thank You!

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Awards
3:08 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

KPCW Recognized By Utah Broadcasters Association

KPCW-FM scored in several categories of the Utah Broadcasters Association “UBEE” awards Wednesday night at a gala in Salt Lake City’s Energy Solutions Arena.

Park City’s community-licensed station took three gold UBEEs and four in the silver category.

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Radio Station
7:00 am
Sat October 11, 2014

KPCW Improves 88.1 FM Signal In Summit And Wasatch

Earlier this week, replacement of a transmitter and antennas on Lewis Peak rejuvenated KPCW's 881. FM signal.
Credit Roger Crawford

KPCW Radio has completed a significant upgrade to its signal at 88.1 FM that has noticeably improved the listening experience of our core listeners in Summit and Wasatch counties. 

KPCW operates on two FM frequencies: 91.9 FM, broadcasting from a tower on top of Quarry Mountain just north of Park City, and 88.1 FM, originating on a tower on top of Lewis Peak which is the dominant peak visible to the northeast from the Snyderville Basin.  

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National Radio Awards
9:33 am
Sat September 13, 2014

KPCW Recognized At National Award Show

KPCW was honored Thursday night in Indianapolis as one of America's Top 5 non-commercial radio stations. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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National Radio Awards
2:16 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

Radio's Marconi Awards Nominate KPCW

KPCW in Park City was honored Thursday night, September 11 in Indianapolis as one of America’s top five noncommercial radio stations.  Park City’s community radio station was among an elite group of public stations honored with a nomination for the Marconi Award, the radio industry’s highest honor for overall excellence in broadcasting.

“It was an honor to be included in the list of great American radio stations,” KPCW General Manager Larry Warren said.  “I couldn’t be more proud of the staff and volunteers who create great radio for the citizens of the Wasatch Back.”

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State & Regional
2:35 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

Mountain Summer - August 29, 2014

With Summer winding down, KPCW is wrapping up our Mountain Summer with a few more episodes. This week, the show featured our friends from Park Silly Market and Chris Johnson, a GolfTec teaching professional. He joined the show to talk about a setup that can really help out the golfer in your life. Chef Seth Adams from The Riverhorse also joined the show to talk about his recent visit to NBC's Today show and all the tasty items at The Riverhorse.

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State & Regional
11:48 am
Thu August 28, 2014

Cool Science Radio - August 28, 2014

On this episode of KPCW's Cool Science Radio, co-hosts Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells speak with Dr. Erik Syrstad of the Space Dynamics Lab at Utah State University. He joined the show to talk about his new invention - an Imaging Dispersive Energy Analyzer - and what it can be used for. Dr. David Belnap from the University Of Utah then joined the show to talk about his work with viruses at the Electron Microscopy Core Laboratory.

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