KPTZ Local News

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, Derek Firenze on Thursdays, and rotating reporters 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.

  • December 13, 2023: Casey Dolan – PT Public Facilities District may be coming; Eric Pickins to run for Legislature. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 8, 2023: Casey Dolan – Latest precipitation figures; Investing in Digital Skills Act introduced. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 7, 2023: Derek Firenze – More PT business closings and openings; Duckabush mud slide cleared. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 6, 2023: Casey Dolan – Kate Dean to run for Kilmer’s seat; Dabob Bay Natural Area grows. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 1, 2023: Jim Burke – Funding state ferry repairs; next BOCC meeting is December 11. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • November 30, 2023: Derek Firenze – Hunger strike at Tacoma Detention Center; Magic of Christmas in PT. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • November 29, 2023: Casey Dolan – Deer-car collisions on 101; final election results (TRANSCRIPT)
  • November 28, 2023: Jim Burke – Observations about new Kearney/Simms roundabout; parks repair funding. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • November 24, 2023: Jim Burke – WSDOT promises action on SR 104 roundabout; Egor Shokoladov in Miami show. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • November 23, 2023: Derek Firenze – Kearney Street roundabout opens; Velo Cats sign approved. (TRANSCRIPT)