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 22, 2021: Lily Haight – 12 new COVID cases; city decriminalizes entheogens. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 21, 2021: Simon Jaynes – Omicron variant affects holiday plans; Rep. Kilmer introduces tiny homes for vets. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 16, 2021: Simon Jaynes – Winter school holiday; PT Holiday activities. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 15, 2021: Carmen Jaramillo – 8 new COVID-19 cases; city to install permanent roundabouts on Washington Street. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 14, 2021: Carmen Jaramillo – Winter warming shelter opens; Second Sims Way Town Hall to take place. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 9, 2021: Simon Jaynes – Regional impacts of climate change; Mobile Dental Clinic in P.T. thru Dec. 10. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 8, 2021: Carmen Jaramillo – City of Port Townsend looks into land purchase; Proof of vax order to remain until case rates drop. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 7, 2021: Lily Haight – Update on Omicron variant; one new COVID death. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 2, 2021: Simon Jaynes – Suspect Charged in Quilcene murder; Vaccine Clinic for Children to combat possible Covid surge. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • December 1, 2021: Lily Haight – City budget focuses on police force; Finnriver to host COP26 attendees. (TRANSCRIPT)