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.

  • June 16, 2021: Local News – American Rescue Plan Funding comes through. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 15, 2021: Local News – Rise in COVID cases; Homeless encampment uncertainty. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 10, 2021: Local News – Joints for Jabs; Five White Sculptures. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 9, 2021: Local News – Rep. Kilmer talks American Rescue Plan with City Council. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 8, 2021: Local News – Vaccination Lottery; Pool still closed. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 3, 2021: Local News – Creative housing solutions; Quimper Mercantile dividends. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 2, 2021: Local News – Fort Worden seeks board members; city asks for input on Dark Skies. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 1, 2021: Local News – Childcare study; Ferry anniversary. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • May 27, 2021: Local News – Case slowdown; Code compliance amnesty. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • May 26, 2021: Local News – City, county officials discuss police policy in Jeff County. (TRANSCRIPT)