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.

  • February 2, 2024: Jim Burke – Upcoming road closures; Ferries seek additional employees. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • February 1, 2024: Derek Firenze – The Cup reopens after fire; baby orca missing and presumed deceased. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • January 31, 2024: Jim Burke – Amicus brief supporting access to mifepristone. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • January 30, 2024: Jim Burke – Executive Order to develop state guidelines for using Artificial Intelligence. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • January 26, 2024: Jim Burke – City solicits grant proposals; PT Film Festival seeks submissions. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • January 25, 2024: Derek Firenze – Habitat starts Mason Street project; Quilcene legacy forest. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • January 24, 2024: Casey Dolan – City Council votes for ceasefire in Gaza; PDN owners declare bankruptcy. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • January 23, 2024: Jim Burke – Dead infant found by lagoon; fallen power line warning. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • January 19, 2024: Jim Burke – Power outages due to the weather; new managing editor for The Leader. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • January 18, 2024: Derek Firenze – Protecting legacy forests in Jefferson County; Nordland General Store reopening. (TRANSCRIPT)