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, Simon Jaynes on Thursdays, and Ann Katzenbach 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.

  • April 6, 2022: Jim Burke – Council to consider renter protection laws; New Old Time Chautauqua coming to Rhody Fest. (TEXT)
  • April 5, 2022: Jim Burke – Super Court bans Navy SEALS from WA state parks. (TEXT)
  • April 1, 2022: Ann Katzenbach – April Fools; Pickleball; Spring happenings. (TEXT)
  • March 31, 2022: Simon Jaynes – New vax guidelines; clamming season open. (TEXT)
  • March 30, 2022: Lily Haight – White wooden sculptures get artistic touches; McCauley awarded position as county administrator. (TEXT)
  • March 29, 2022: Jim Burke – Extensive COVID-19 update; mask wearing; booster shots.(TEXT)
  • March 25, 2022: Ann Katzenbach – Northwest Maritime Center grants; new director for Marine Science Center. (TEXT)
  • March 24, 2022: Simon Jaynes – Racial Equity Work In PT School District. (TEXT)
  • March 23, 2022: Lily Haight – Habitat for Humanity heads new housing project; city looks for feedback on Streateries. (TEXT)
  • March 22, 2022: Jim Burke – Covid risk now low; second recent PT Paper Mill fire. (TEXT)