KPCW Local News Hour 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.
KPCW Local News Hour

KPCW Local News Hour

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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.

Most Recent Episodes

Local News Hour - June 18, 2019

On today's program, Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting. Terry Haven, Deputy Director of Voices for Children Utah talks about the results of this year's Kids Count report – looking specifically at the results for Summit and Wasatch counties. John Angell from Summit County has details about the road construction projects happening near Pinebrook, and on Tollgate Bridge and Recycle Utah director Carolyn Wawra has an update on some upcoming

Local News Hour - June 17, 2019

On today's program, Former Park City Attorney Tom Clyde talks about the legacy of Arlene Loble, former Park City Manager who died last week. Elsa Gary - Co-Founder of Voterise and Activist Jill Lesh talk about their 2020 Challenge and the voter registration training session coming up June 29th at the Christian Center of Park City. Friends of Ski Mining History Co-Founder Sally Elliott and Park City Police Captain Phil Kirk talk about the vandalism of historic structures and ideas for prevention

Local News Hour - June 14, 2019

Summit County Emergency Manager, Chris Crowley talks about the run-off and flooding and he reminds listeners that wildland fire danger is always a concern, even when coming off a wet, cold spring. Park City Magazine Editor, Jane Gendron talks about the summer issue hitting the streets, hotel rooms and coffee shops. The highlight story on the cover is the Ultimate Biking guide. Nancy Haga is founder of the Solstice Flute Festival. There are workshops and flute classes along with performances. The

Local News Hour - June 13, 2019

Summit County Manager Tom Fisher talks about the county's open positions, some of the restructuring considerations and the flood and run off situation in the county.Park City Municipal Community Engagement liaison, Strategic Planner Jedd Briggs and City Council person, Tim Henney talk about the Park City Visioning project underway and the call for community participationt. The survey opens on the website today.Youth Sports Alliance Executive Director Emily Fisher and South Summit student, Ellie

Local News Hour - June 12, 2019

Snyderville Planning Commission Chair Malena Stevens has a recap of Tuesday's meeting. Interim Transporation Director Alfred Knotts and UDOT project manager, Brian Allen talk about the SR 248 Environmental Impact Study, which has completed the 1400 page draft document. Public input will be collected over the next 30 days and a report to the City Council will be made this month. Summit County Health Departments Health Educator, Alyssa Mitchell talks about how dangerous it is to leave children and

Local News Hour - June 11, 2019

Summit County Waste Superintendent, Tim Loveday talks about the plastic issues at the landfill, the dead deer discovered in the area this spring and the new cell set to come on mid-summer. Park City Planning Director Bruce Erikson and Planner Hannah Tyler talk about the Woodside projects Phase I and II, next steps with the Treasure Hill rezoning and a simple amendment to the Land Management Code. Regan Archibald from East West Health is the guest speaker at the MARC Lunch and Learn. He will talk

Local News Hour - June 10, 2019

Summit county Transportation Planning Mnager, Caroline Rodriguez talks about the Jeremy Ranch Round about construction beginning today (Monday, June 10 th ). She also gives an update on the expanded Bike Share Program. Voelker Ritzinger, founder of the Park City Farmers Market, discusses the opening day for the season which is Wednesday at noon at the base of Pakr City Mountain Resort. Executive Driector of the Park City Education Foundation, Abby McNulty, gives the monthly update, talking about

Local News Hour - June 7. 2019

On today's program Charlie Sturgis has the Mountain Trails Report with Charlie Sturgis. Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt has an update on the Echo Wind Farm project and Hoytsville Overlay project. Park City Council member Lynn Ware Peek has a recap of last night's meeting. Park City Library Director Adriane Juarez and board member Margie Schlosser talk about their recent awards from the Utah Library Association.

Local News Hour - June 6, 2019

On today's program, Summit County Council Glenn Wright member has a recap of Wednesday's meeting. Heber City Manager Matt Brower discusses growth and challenges in Heber City. Park City Transit staff Alexis Verson and Merrilee Hewitt preview Try Transit Week and the summer bus schedule and PCHS Debate Team Coach Sharon Ellsworth-Nielson who is stepping down from a long, successful run as coach and Gavin Serr, a former and much-decorated team member who is taking on the role of coach, talk about

Local News Hour - June 5, 2019

On today's program Utah Division of Wildlife Resources Public Information Officer Faith Heaton Jolly has tips for staying safe in Bear Country. Park City Manager Diane Foster and Planner Hannah Tyler have a preview of the agenda for Thursday's city council meeting and Park City Recreation Supervisor Jessica Moran has details about this summer' Woman's Mountain Biking Clinics and well as the Moms on Bikes program.

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