KPTZ Local News

KPTZ provides news coverage at high noon, six days a week. KPTZ Local News airs Tuesdays thru Thursdays at noon and repeats at 5pm. Currently, reporter Charlie Bermant is on leave, replaced by temporary special reporters. Lily Haight reports on Wednesdays. Archived Local News reports are available here soon after initial broadcast. On first and third Fridays, Community Tides airs; second Fridays is Our Working Waterfront; and fourth Fridays is Through Science to Health. The weekly Compass news magazine debuts at noon Saturdays and repeats on Mondays at noon and 5pm.

  • April 30, 2020: Local News – Farmer’s Market update; Sheriff supports stay at home.
  • April 29, 2020: Local News – County sewer project; planting Gary oaks. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • April 28, 2020: Local News – Hygiene station for the homeless; chamber provides resources.
  • April 23, 2020: Local News – Schools are still in session; Chamber publishes directory.
  • Local News: Unemployment highs; native wildflowers bloom.
  • April 22, 2020: Local News – Unemployment highs; native wildflowers bloom. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • April 21, 2020 – Local News: Cases count stabilizes; Tattletales discouraged.
  • April 16, 2020: Local News – Farmer’s Market update; Census marches on.
  • April 15, 2020: Local News – Emissions study; one-boat ferry service. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • April 14, 2020: Local News – Cases leveling off; Help for the uninsured.