Local News Hour

Weekdays 8am-9am

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.

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On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:01) Utah Avalanche Forecast Center report.

( 05:35) Sean Higgins with an update on the  In-Person City Council Meetings in Park City Tentatively Returning in May.

(07:44) Myles Rademan with Leadership Park City talking about this year's Community Leadership Lecture.

( 21:46) US Ski and Snowboard Association's weekly update.

On today's Local News Hour:

( 00:01) Utah Avalanche Forcast Center report.

( 02:34) Wasatch Back Citizens Climate Lobby Member Tom Moyer has an update.

( 17:25) Park City Councilmember Nann Worel with a recap of last night's council meeting.

( 30:40) Sean Higgins reports on a Survey that finds 68% of Local Businesses are in favor of an extended mask mandate

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:03) - Utah Avalanche Center Forecast

(04:13) - Story: Historic Park City Alliance Opposes Expanding the Scope of the Additional Resort Sales Tax

(07:42) - Park City Chamber CEO Jennifer Wesselhoff has an update on business in Park City, summer marekting plans and funding from the legislature.

(25:39) - Youth Sports Alliance Executive Director Emily Fisher has more on after-school programming.

(30:35) - Story: Garff Ranches Ownership Distances Themselves From Proposal to Found City

(34:13) - Park City Film's Katy Wang with a monthly update.

(45:23) - Story: Heber Approves North Village Overlay Zone

(50:08) - Story: Wednesday COVID-19 Update: 699 New Cases Statewide, 18 Cases In Summit County, 4 In Wasatch


Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:10) - Utah Avalanche Center Report

(03:22) - Story: Latino Community Sees Disparity in COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

(07:42) - Kimball Art Center Executive Director Aldy Milliken  talks about the reopening of their new location at The Yard.

(21:18) - Park City Manager Matt Dias has a preview of this week's city council meeting.

(43:29) - Historic Park City Alliance Executive Director Alison Kuhlow with an update from yesterday's board meeting.


Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:04) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(07:21) - Deputy Summit County Manager Janna Young takes a look back at this year's legislative session.

(25:17) - Sundance Mountain Resort General Manager Chad Linebaugh has details regarding the resort's new ownership, as well as expansion plans for this summer.

(39:30) - Recycle Utah director Carolyn Wawra provides a monthly update.

  

Today on the Local News Hour:

(00:00) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center

(06:57) - Park City School District Business Administrator Todd Hauber talks about the special work session held last week to review a new demographic study and the next steps for Master Planning.

(22:29) - U. S. Ski and Snowboard Update with Cross Country Communications Manager Tom Horrocks.

(33:34) - Snyderville Basin Recreation Director Dana Jones has a monthly update.

Today on the Local News Hour:

(01:47) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(07:48) - Kim Carson of the Snyderville Basin Transit District joins us.

(28:27) - Park City Councilmember Steve Joyce has a recap of Thursday night's meeting.

(40:59) - Wasatch County Manager Mike Davis provides an update on county business.

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:01) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(08:49) - Summit County Council Member Roger Armstrong recaps Wednesday's meeting.

(25:08) - Summit County Representative Kera Birkeland recaps the Legislative Session

(38:46) - Dan Glasser discusses his new role as the CEO for the National Ability Center. 

Today on the Local News Hour:

(01:57) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report 

(07:03) - Wasatch County Representative Mike Kohler recaps the Legislative Session.

(23:33) -  Park City Manager Matt Dias has a preview of this week's city council meeting.

(37:49) - Summit County Health Department monthly update with Health Deptartment Director Rich Bullough. 

  

Today on the Local News Hour

(02:22) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(06:13) -Summit County Manager Tom Fisher discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting.

(24:29) -Wasatch Back Sen. Ron Winterton Has a Recap of The Legislative Session.

(40:21) -Huntsman Cancer Institute Event Coordinator Kristen VanLeeuwen has details about this year's Pink Park City fundraiser.

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:25) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(09:38) Wasatch County Special Education Director Ben Springer talks about his new book and the SHARP survey results for the county.

(23:51) - US Ski and Snowboard Association update with Marketing and Communitcations Director Andrew Gauthier.

(40:08) - Park City Education Foundation Director Abby McNulty shares more on the programs that are offered through the foundation.

Local News Hour - March 5, 2021

Mar 5, 2021

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:34) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(05:11) - Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt has an update on development projects throughout the county. 

(38:21) - Voterise has organized a half day virtual conference for Saturday. More on this from Voterise Executive Director Hope Zitting-Goeckeritz.

 

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:19) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Report

(14:28) - Summit County Council Member Glenn Wright recaps Wednesday's meeting.

(24:06) - KPCW Winter Pledge Drive welcomes Park City Fire Chief Paul Hewitt and from The Colony,  Walt Brett and Bronson Calder.

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:15) Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(03:51) - KPCW Winter Pledge Drive welcomes Deer Valley Resort's Director of Marketing Coleen Reardon and Food and Beverage Director Jodie Rogers.

(28:06) - University of Utah Head Coach and Park City resident Justin Johnson talks about his ski career from athlete to coach.

  

Today on the Local News Hour:

(02:27) - Utah Avalanche Forecast Center Report

(08:30) - KPCW Winter Pledge Drive invites Vail Epic Promise guests, Mike Lewis, Senior Director Base Operations and Shaydar Edelmann, Senior Director Mountain Operations. 

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