Reporter Hands Reigns to Son at Salt Lake City’s KUTV

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Salt Lake Tribune

Bill Gephardt is retiring from KUTV-Channel 2. But the popular “Get Gephardt” reports will continue.

Matt Gephardt, currently his father’s producer, will be his successor. He’s already appearing on 6 p.m. newscasts; he’ll join his father at 10 p.m. in the transition period leading up to Bill Gephardt’s Nov. 24 finale.


“Television has been fabulous to me,” Bill Gephardt, 58, told The Salt Lake Tribune . “I just feel like Im ready to go. I’m fine financially. I’ll find something else to do. I don’t know what, but I’ll find it.” More…