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KPTZ provides news coverage at high noon, six days a week. KPTZ Local News airs Tuesday thru Friday at noon. Currently, reporters are Jim Burke on Tuesday, Casey Dolan on Wednesday, Diane Urbani de la Paz on Thursdays, and Simon Jaynes on Fridays. These daily reports are repeated at 5pm the same day. Archived Local News reports are available here soon after initial broadcast. Attention, Please! magazine features debut at noon every Monday and repeat at 5pm, as well as on Saturday at 12noon and 5pm.

  • KPTZ is thrilled to ring in the New Year with Grace Love! performing at the Palindrome on Saturday, December 31 at 9pm, for an intimate set with dance party to follow, and a champagne toast at midnight. KPTZ listeners can enter a ticket giveaway to win a pair of Grace Love New Year’s Eve tickets. Just submit your 2023 New Year’s resolution to [email protected] by noon on Friday, December 30. The winner will be hand-chosen based on your emails. Create new, fancy memories and reminisce with Grace Love this New Years Eve. And to ensure you get tickets to this celebration, you can purchase tickets here.

  • December 21, 2022: Casey Dolan – Strategies for the Golf Course; disaster assistance for fishing families. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 20, 2022: Jim Burke – Winter storm warning; public health report from Dr. Allison Berry. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 16, 2022: Simon Jaynes – Golf course futures meeting; fish barriers to be removed. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 15, 2022: Diane Urbani de la Paz – Tyler Plaza lights are on; new PT businesses open. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 14, 2022: Casey Dolan – Another PT Paper Mill fire; Fort Worden works to reduce carbon footprint. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 13, 2022: Jim Burke – Superior Court judge to retire; tridemic surge. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 9, 2022: Simon Jaynes – House passes Water Resources Development Act; many applicant for free bookkeeping training. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 8, 2022: Anne Katzenbach – Hurricane Ridge snow area now open; Raccoon Lodge defenders speak to City Council. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 7, 2022: Casey Dolan – PA man sentenced for incest; CARES grant received. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 6, 2022: Jim Burke – Rose Theater has a buyer; Racoon Lodge on city council agenda. (TRANSCRIPT)