KPTZ Programs

Compass for the Week of 9/10/2018

This week on the Compass, as we approach National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a Port Townsend woman who was diagnosed with the disease undergoes an experimental treatment, and allows us to follow her every step of the way.


Tossed Salad at the Wooden Boat Festival 9/07/2018

Join Phil Andrus and Tossed Salad an hour early (right after the noon Weekend Calendars) this Friday for an afternoon of sea(food) salad. Live from the grounds of the Wooden Boat Festival!  Stop by and see radio in the making.

12:10 - Barb Trailer, WBF Exec Director, interview
12:30 - Bertram Levy, bandoneon
1:00 - Greg Hatten, drift boats and national parks
1:30 - Tania Opland and Mike Freeman, instrumentals and maybe a song or two
2:00 - Kaci Cronkhite and Nancy Erley, women at sea
2:30 - Mike and Val James, folk duo
3:00 - Members of Team Sail Like a Girl: Aimee Fulwell, Anna Stevens, Haley Lhamon, Kelly Danielson
3:30 - Whateverly Brothers, two of ‘em, with instruments
4:00 - Mimi George, interviewed by Chris Bricker
4:30 - Steve Wystrach, producer and director of “Manry at Sea”
4:45 - Don White, reading a sea story

Compass for the Week of 9/03/2018

This week on the Compass, we catch up with a Port Ludlow couple who left home five months ago to hike from Mexico to Canada on the Pacific Crest Trail; they’re finally back home, and they have a story to tell.


Thor Hanson

(First airdate: September 2, 2018) The 2018 Huntingford Humanities Lecture is being given by author and conservation biologist Thor Hanson. Booklovers' Cafe host Cris Wilson talks to Thor about his latest book Buzz: the Nature and Necessity of Bees.


Party on the Pier Is Almost Here!

Come visit KPTZ on Friday, August 31 from 4-8pm on Union Wharf (end of Taylor Street in Port Townsend). It’s our second annual KPTZ Party on the Pier concert and fundraiser! Dance music by Seattle-based, horn-driven band High Pulp, plus DJ Silace Amaro with all-vinyl funk music. All ages welcome! Beer, wine and cider available, 21 and over. Admission: $10 suggested donation.

Tossed Salad for 8/31/2018

Phil Andrus brings us another Tossed Salad for the end of a busy summer. This week's tossings include:

1:00 - Checking in with Muriel Powers and her autoharp
1:30 - Terry Robb, blues guitar
2:15 - Joe D’Amico, Security Services Northwest, with Scott Wilson
3:15 - THAG Jazz: Trevor Hanson and Andy Geiger, guitar and saxophone
4:00 - Alex Dugdale and High Pulp, party time on the pier
4:30 - Catherine McNabb, reading two stories from the anthology of contemporary Native American stories “Talking Leaves”

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