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, Diane Urbani de la Paz 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.

  • July 2, 2020: Local News – Jefferson Community Foundation relocation controversy. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • July 1, 2020: Local News – City creates committee on policing; 8 coronavirus cases in June. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 30, 2020: Local News – Congressman Derek Kilmer explains the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act.
  • June 23, 2020: Local News – COVID case increase, masking directive. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 24, 2020: Local News – New farming fund; renaming PT streets. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 23, 2020: Local News – Jefferson Community School transition; Phase 3 upgrade. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 18, 2020: Local News – Joint governmental COVID-19 committee formed; Sheltering at the Fairgrounds. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 17, 2020: Local News – City Council approves Black Lives Matter mural. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 16, 2020: Local News – Mask directive could last a year; Dog Park reopens. (TRANSCRIPT)
  • June 11, 2020: Local News – Demonstration safety; mask directive. (TRANSCRIPT)