Announcements Archive

11/29/13: “Dovie Thomason at Utah’s first Native American Story Telling Festival”

Dovie Thomason is one of the most respected and admired storytellers of her generation. Her journey began with the childhood influence of

11/22/13: “We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archives”

Never-before-broadcast memories from JFK’s confidantes recorded just after the assassination. The special is hosted by legendary journalist Robert MacNeil.  For background, more

11/15/13: “John Swallow, Medical Marijuana, Weldon Angelos and Obamacare in Utah”

Salt Lake Tribune reporter Jennifer Napier-Pearce discusses documents in the John Swallow investigation, medical marijuana, Weldon Angelos, Joseph Paul Franklin and Obamacare

Documentary Hour 11/15/13: “Rising Seas: A BURN Special”

While all coastal cities face real trouble, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development says Miami is the most vulnerable in its

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

Documentary Hour 11/8/2013: Andrew Solomon: “Love, Acceptance, Celebration: How Parents Make Their Children”

The most basic mechanism of resilience is the ability to construct meaning out of adversity.  Is this meaning inherently there, or is

Salt Lake City’s Downtown Master Plan

On today’s show Jason discusses Salt Lake City’s downtown master plan.  Joining him is the studio is Molly Robinson.  She is the

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

Documentary Hour 11/1/2013: IEEE Spectrum’s “Grokking Democracy”

  IEEE Spectrum’s hour long news program exams the democratic process and how technology has played a role.  This special broadcast aired on

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!

Documentary Hour 10/25/2013: “War of the Worlds 75th Anniversary”

A New documentary from R.H. Greene, “War of the Welles,” telling the back-story of the production of “War of the Worlds”, correcting

“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'

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)

9/20/2013: “The Switch: A BURN special on the nation’s electrical grid”

The nation’s electric grid now penetrates all aspects of our daily lives; yet we don’t give it a second thought until something

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

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 24, 2013.  Read about our new shows below. Click here for a full analysis of our

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

New Website

Welcome to KCPW’s new and improved website! Let us know what you think.

Thank You!

Thank you for supporting us during the 2013 spring pledge drive!

KCPW Partners with Explore Utah Science

KCPW is proud to announce a new partnership with EXPLORE Utah Science, an organization whose mission is to uncover science stories that

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