Announcements Archive

KCPW Takes Home SPJ Awards

KCPW took home honors at the Utah Headliners journalism awards banquet last Thursday night. The awards are given out by the regional

Live Conversation with Author Mary Roach

On Wednesday, June 21st, KCPW aired a live conversation with New York Times best-selling author Mary Roach. Among other things, Roach is

2017 Spring Thank You!

Dear KCPW Supporters, Now that our 2017 Spring Pledge Drive is wrapping up, we’d like to take a moment and thank you for investing in

KCPW Signal Upgrade Completed!

KCPW has finished a nearly two-year project that strengthens its signal and increases its broadcast range at a consolidated frequency. This means

Spring Call for Volunteers: March 24-31!

Spring Pledge Drive is upon us, and all of us here at KCPW are hoping you’ll take part! Whether it’s for one

Coverage from the 2017 Utah State Legislature

The 2017 Utah State Legislative Session is underway and KCPW is covering what’s happening on the hill every weekday morning. Major topics

Natural History Museum of Utah Lecture Series Focuses on Food

KCPW is pleased to again be the media partner for this year’s Natural History Museum of Utah Lecture Series. This year, the

Daily Buzz from Sundance Returns as a Podcast

With the 2017 Sundance Film Festival upon us, KCPW is once again playing host to The Daily Buzz, a podcast featuring interviews

Special Live Inauguration Day Coverage from the BBC

Official proceedings start at 10am MST, followed by national and international reaction and analysis. Tune to KCPW at 88.3 or 105.5 FM

Thank You for Helping KCPW Meet its 2016 Goal!

Thanks to the contributions of KCPW listeners, we met our end-of-year fundraising goal – funds needed to keep this station running smoothly,

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

Get Your Tickets: Says You! Radio Quiz Show Coming to SLC

This winter, KCPW is pleased to welcome beloved radio quiz show Says You! to Salt Lake City for a live-taping event. On

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

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