Announcements Archive

We’re Hiring – Join KCPW’s Dedicated Public Radio Team!

Why work in public radio? Because you bring something of value to your community, every day. Because you love the medium, know

Call for Volunteers: September 23-30!

If you’d like to make a big impact for your local public radio station, join KCPW this month as a pledge drive volunteer! From September 23-30, we need

Sponsor a Challenge Grant; Join KCPW On-Air!

Businesses, nonprofits, families, clubs, teams… anyone and everyone can become a challenge grant sponsor during the KCPW Fall Pledge Drive (Sept. 23-30). During the hour

KCPW Seeks Your Input for Environment-Focused Program

9/1/16 update:  Thank you to everyone who responded to the survey! The survey is now closed, and we are currently compiling your responses. Next

Two New Programs Join KCPW’s Schedule

In July, two public radio programs familiar to our listeners are going off the air. Wire Tap, featuring the creative musings of

Join KCPW and The Salt Lake Tribune for a Town Hall on Campus Sexual Assault

Across the country and in Utah, schools and the justice system are coming under scrutiny for the way they respond to sexual

A Change for Behind the Headlines

Jennifer Napier-Pearce, who since 2013 has hosted The Salt Lake Tribune/KCPW program Behind the Headlines, is moving to the University of Utah’s

A New Way to Think about an Age-Old Public Radio Tradition

The team at This American Life were kind enough to send us the video below, which describes (pretty well, we think) our

Love Public Radio?

Volunteer with KCPW! From April 1-8, our staff of six needs your help answering phones, taking pledges, pitching on-air and generally supporting

Weekly on KCPW: Reveal – from The Center For Investigative Reporting

Listeners who have tuned into KCPW for monthly installments of Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting will be pleased to learn

Join Us March 2 for the Friends of KCPW Meeting

At its core, the Friends of KCPW is a group of listeners who support the work of this station. But it’s also

KCPW, Partners Share Pulitzer Prize Centennial Grant

KCPW is pleased to announce that in conjunction with Utah Humanities, the Salt Lake Tribune and Utah Public Radio, we are the

The Daily Buzz From Sundance

For the third year running, KCPW is proud to feature The Daily Buzz from the Sundance Film Festival – which provides interviews

Thank You!

BECAUSE OF YOUR SUPPORT, KCPW MET ITS GOAL Thank you to everyone who gave during the year-end campaign; and special thanks as

News Hosting Internship Announcement

Are you a local news junkie who is a college student or recent grad? Maybe someone with a dream of working in

A Year-End Gift to Your Community

This station? It’s your local public radio station, and it’s your support that makes KCPW possible. With the last month of 2015

Your Stories Recorded with KCPW

Success! KCPW producers were on hand November 27th at The Leonardo and at our studios to record your stories as part of

105.3 is now 105.5

If you’re tuning into 105.3, you’ve noticed something is missing… that’s because we’ve moved a notch up on the radio dial. Our

Fall Pledge Drive Starts Oct. 1

KCPW Fall Pledge Drive October 1 – 9, 2015 If you caught the recent edition of our daily segment, Christy the Wordsmith, you’ll

Weekend Programming Shuffle

In the next couple of weeks, KCPW will be reshuffling its weekend programming with the recent announcements of two show cancellations. In

UPR Picks Up Behind the Headlines

Behind the Headlines, the weekly reporter news roundtable brought to you by KCPW and the Salt Lake Tribune, now has a wider

2015 Summer Listener Feedback

We love to hear from you. Compliments and criticisms alike are valued and appreciated – a bellweather of sorts, offering a better

Thank you!

Earlier this month, we raised over $25,000 for the station thanks to a $10,000 matching grant generously donated by the Hinckley Institute’s Wayne

Trib Talk Live: What Mormon Women Want

Panelists are Ordain Women officer Debra Jenson, Brigham Young University doctoral candidate Mica McGriggs, BYU-Idaho professor Andrea Radke-Moss, historian Barbara Jones Brown

Join Us: One-Day Pledge Drive!

Friday, April 17, 2015 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. HOW TO GIVE: Donate online, or give us a call at (801) 359-5279!

Now Hiring: Administrative Assistant

KCPW is looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant – someone who can independently manage some of the critical tasks that help keep

KCPW Presents: “The Source: Get to Know the Great Salt Lake”

It’s the fourth largest lake of its kind in the world, but the Great Salt Lake is often underappreciated in Utah. With

UPHE Seminar: Air Pollution and Pregnancy

UPHE Seminar on Air Pollution and Pregnancy which will be simulcast by KCPW.  Six physicians with expertise on how air pollution exposure can adversely affect

We made our match!

Thanks to all who helped raise over $8,000 and secure two matching grants in the process. We’d like to also thank the Lawrence

It takes more than just listening.

Support KCPW in the New Year with a donation today. Our goal is to provide you with high-quality, thoughtful, entertaining, and above all