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2013 Fall Pledge Drive Thank-you!

Dear KCPW Supporters, Now that our 2013 Fall Pledge Drive is behind us and post-drive pledging is wrapping up, we’d like to take a moment and thank

11/8/13: Swallow Documents, Election Day Results and Air Quality Messaging (Episode 2)

Salt Lake Tribune reporter Jennifer Napier-Pearce discusses John Swallow documents, Election Day results and air quality messaging with Tribune reporters Robert Gehrke

Episode 5: November 7th

The Election day aftermath,  Jim is a thief(?) and what’s happening to Journalism, documents missing from the Swallow investigation, and John Huntsman

Launching a New Winter Farmers Market at the Rio Grande Depot

Today on the show we have a conversation with Alison Einerson who manages Salt Lake’s new Winter Market. The bi-weekly farmers market

Episode 4: October 31st

Immigration Reform, More NSA revelations, The Utah Jazz off to a shaky start, and the ‘Intent to Dine’ guidelines     Podcast:

Check out ‘Behind the Headlines’, Fridays mornings at 9!

KCPW and the Salt Lake Tribune are teaming up to bring you Behind the Headlines, a live weekly broadcast, examining the week’s top

Episode 3: October 24th

The Shutdown’s effect on Jim Matheson, the Utah State Tax Commission’s requirement that married gay couples in Utah must file two state

Tune in Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for ‘Both Sides of the Aisle’

A lively and local weekly debate featuring voices representing the right, the center, and the left!

Of Meat and Marrow: SB Dance’s Rock Opera Dance Circus – for Halloween

On the show today we preview a new production by Salt Lake’s SB Dance Company. Of Meat and Marrow is billed as

Delving into Design with Robyn Erkelens, Chair of Salt Lake Design Week

How does design affect our daily lives and how can we define what is good design? Salt Lake Design Week Chair Robyn

Episode 2: October 17th

The Shutdown’s effect on Senator Mike Lee, Gov. Herbert’s deal to keep National Parks open, What’s next for John Swallow? Podcast: Play

An In-Depth Look at Salt Lake’s Innovative Bike Share Program

Green Bike, Salt Lake’s bike-share program, has been far more successful than anticipated. We speak today with Ben Bolte, Director of the

Episode 1: October 10th

The Government Shutdown, New Lieutenant Governer, Medicaid Expansion Podcast: Play in new window | Download (19.6MB)

“Are you ready for Obamacare?”

The Affordable Health Care Act is here, but are you ready? This live forum attempts to answer your questions about how 'Obamacare'

August 2013: Mideau

August 2013: Mideau

Thank You!

Our Fall Pledge has ended but you can still make a pledge to help us hit our goal! Click the image(at left)

An Advance Look at Dine O’Round, a Downtown Tradition

Today on the program: Dine O’Round! We look at 17 days of deals at 47 different Salt Lake eateries with restaurateurs Judy

Previewing the Greek Festival with Members of Salt Lake’s Greek Community

Today we get a preview of the Salt Lake Greek Festival, downtown’s oldest and largest ethnic festival, from Jeff Chipian and Alexis

The Rose Exposed: Looking at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center’s Eclectic Event

The Rose Exposed is a two day festival that highlights the array of performers who utilize the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center.

Salt Lake City Transportation Director Robin Hutchinson on Parking in Downtown Salt Lake

Today on the program we have a conversation with Salt Lake City Transportation Director Robin Hutchinson about how parking is managed, and

Salt Lake City Weekly’s John Saltas Talks Main Street, Liquor Laws and a City in Flux

Today on the show, Salt Lake City Weekly founder and publisher John Saltas talks about changes to the city’s downtown since he

Tune in Thursday mornings at 10am for ‘Downtown SLC’

Hosted by Jason Mathis from the Downtown Alliance, ‘Downtown SLC’ is a new half hour show that discusses the people, the places

July 2013: LA Font

July 2013: LA Font

June 2013: Palace of Buddies

June 2013: Palace Of Buddies

KCPW’s Live Town Hall!

Have a question or comment about KCPW’s programming changes? You can call in to our live Town Hall at 801-355-8255, post to

Learn about KCPW’s new shows!

KCPW’s new schedule launched Monday, June 24th.  Read about our new shows below. Click here for a full analysis of our new

KCPW Launches A New Listening Experience!

Click here to download a copy of the press release. Click here to download a copy of the new schedule. Click here

America’s Test Kitchen is coming to KCPW!

KCPW is excited to bring you America’s Test Kitchen from PRX! Airing Wednesdays at Noon and Saturday mornings at 8am! America’s Test

Palace of Buddies is June’s featured SFL Artist!

June’s Featured band is Salt Lake’s insanely creative Lo-fi Duo, Palace of Buddies.

Tune in Weekdays at 5pm for The Rundown!

Tune in at 5pm every weekday for a live exploration of local news and issues with Roger McDonough. The Rundown is a