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.

  • July 8, 2021: Local News – Wildfire warnings; Library forgiveness. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • July 7, 2021: Local News – Name that Building; Commissioners to hold public meeting. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • July 6, 2021: Local News – Concerts on the Dock; Burn Ban. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • July 1, 2021: Local News – Masks off; Homeless quest continues. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 30, 2021: Local News – Reopening the courthouse; PIF board reauthorizes funds for Fort Worden workforce housing. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 29, 2021: Local News – Heat, the Homeless, and COVID-19 – just another day in JeffCo. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 24, 2021: Local News – One boat service continues; Concerts on the Dock could still happen. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 23, 2021: Local News – UW police suit has no local bearing; more about Dark Skies initiative. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 22, 2021: Local News – Virtual County Fair announced; Traffic light still broken. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 17, 2021: Local News – COVID-19 cases rise; Port Hadlock explosion. (TRANSCRIPT)