KUER News Pod http://kuer.org en KUER News Pod: Friday October 4, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-friday-october-4-2013 <p>Federal workers protest the government shutdown outside the Ogden federal building, Governor Herbert calls President Obama a poor leader, and the Utah Department of Workforce Services releases a new report on intergenerational poverty.<br /><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F113833126&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 18:09:21 +0000 Brian Grimmett 36330 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Friday October 4, 2013 KUER News Pod: Thursday October 3, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-october-3-2013 <p>Utahns deal with the effects of the federal government shutdown, a couple of state legislators propose raising the legal smoking age to 21, and Mitt Romney speaks at the University of Utah.<br /><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F113678164&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 17:43:40 +0000 Brian Grimmett 36272 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday October 3, 2013 KUER News Pod: Tuesday October 1, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-tuesday-october-1-2013 <p>The Utah Board of Education releases their other comprehensive grading results, Stericycle denies it violated emission limits, and Utah&rsquo;s five national parks are closed for business.<br /><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F113371698&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 16:35:25 +0000 Brian Grimmett 36164 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Tuesday October 1, 2013 KUER News Pod: Tuesday September 17, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-tuesday-september-17-2013 <p>Lt. Governor Greg Bell resigns, UTOPIA cuts their prices on 1 gigabit internet, and the Capitol Theater moves forward with extensive renovations.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F110935792&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 17:19:23 +0000 Brian Grimmett 35530 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Tuesday September 17, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday September 16, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-september-16-2013 <p>State health care leaders explore the viability of charity care, some Salt Lake City residents are concerned that city is wasting money on a public opinion ballot, and environmental activists plan to protest oil leases in the San Rafael Swell.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F110755287&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:05:00 +0000 Brian Grimmett 35468 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday September 16, 2013 KUER News Pod: Friday September 13, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-friday-september-13-2013 <p>The U.S. Department of Justice closes their investigation into Utah Attorney General John Swallow, Utah’s Congressional delegation tries to figure out what to do about immigration reform, and the West Valley City Police Department fires one of the detectives involved in the shooting death of Danielle Willard.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F110249560&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 18:20:16 +0000 Brian Grimmett 35380 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Friday September 13, 2013 KUER News Pod: Thursday September 12, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-september-12-2013 <p>A controversial medical waste incinerator in North Salt Lake could be considering a move, the Utah State Air Quality Board finally has a plan to meet federal air quality regulations, and the House committee investigating Attorney General John Swallow asks for the public’s help.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F110087892&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 19:28:38 +0000 Brian Grimmett 35308 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday September 12, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday September 9, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-september-9-2013 <p>Draper police arrest one of the victims of the shooting incident that also resulted in the death pf officer Derek Johnson, the state agency that manages school trust lands says they will move ahead with leasing land in the Book Cliffs, and the city of Alpine cleans up after heavy rains cause severe flooding.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F109572270&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 16:17:53 +0000 Brian Grimmett 35128 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday September 9, 2013 KUER News Pod: Tuesday August 27, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-tuesday-august-27-2013 <p>Candidates vie to fill the open Salt Lake City Council seat left by Carlton Christensen’s retirement, a state legislator proposes to eliminate the Utah personal tax exemption in an effort to raise money for schools, and members of Salt Lake City’s Greek Orthodox parish pass a resolution that could result in the return of regular church services.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F107537402&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 20:06:05 +0000 Brian Grimmett 34546 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Tuesday August 27, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday August 26, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-august-26-2013 <p>The owner of the horse that collapsed in downtown Salt Lake City gives a picture of different healthy horse to the media, several Mormon authors back a gay writer in his dispute with a Utah publisher, and members of Salt Lake City’s Greek Orthodox parish meet to resolve a dispute over their priests’ salaries.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F107354110&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 19:57:38 +0000 Brian Grimmett 34486 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday August 26, 2013 KUER News Pod: Friday August 23, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-friday-august-23-2013 <p>The state releases new information about the federally run online health insurance marketplace, Governor Herbert says he’s in no rush to make a decision on Medicaid expansion, and overnight storms cause flooding in Alpine.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F106888762&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 19:51:08 +0000 Brian Grimmett 34384 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Friday August 23, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday August 19, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-august-19-2013 <p>Former presidential candidate Howard Dean comes to Utah to motivate Democrats, the new Draper TRAX line opens, and wildfires continue to burn throughout the state.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F106193045&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 18:23:32 +0000 Brian Grimmett 34138 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday August 19, 2013 KUER News Pod: Friday August 16, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-friday-august-16-2013 <p>Environmental Activist Erin Brokovich turns her sights towards a North Salt Lake medical waste incinerator, the city of Moab lobbies to bring in SkyWest Airlines, and members of Salt Lake City’s Greek Orthodox community plan a meeting to address problems that have motivated a suspension of church services.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F105741112&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 18:14:29 +0000 Brian Grimmett 34046 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Friday August 16, 2013 KUER News Pod: Thursday August 15, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-august-15-2013 <p>The State responds to a challenge of Utah’s Amendment 3, the Salt Lake County Republican Party gets involved in an anti-Sim Gill Rally, and a group of economists looks at how much it will cost the state to take over federal public lands.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F105592682&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 19:21:07 +0000 Brian Grimmett 33997 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday August 15, 2013 KUER News Pod: Wednesday August 14, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-wednesday-august-14-2013 <p>Ogden School District tries to calm concerns about how they’re managing the district, robotic legs have arrived in Utah that could help paralyzed patients walk, and we share the results of the statewide primary elections.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F105431974&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 19:03:44 +0000 Brian Grimmett 33938 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Wednesday August 14, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday August 12, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-august-12-2013 <p>KUER’s Whittney Evans talks to several outgoing Salt Lake City Council members about where they see the city going, Dan Bammes explores the unusually heated municipal races in the town of Mt. Pleasant, and Governor Herbert calls on the Utah National Guard to help fight several wildfires in the state.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F105119966&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 18:35:28 +0000 Brian Grimmett 33820 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday August 12, 2013 KUER News Pod: Friday August 9, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-friday-august-9-2013 <p>The Salt Lake County District Attorney rules the police shooting of Danielle Willard was not justified, The University of Utah partners with TruClinic to bring online healthcare to patients, and Salt Lake City’s Greek Orthodox churches suspend religious services.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F104712785&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 17:45:52 +0000 Brian Grimmett 33707 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Friday August 9, 2013 KUER News Pod: Thursday August 8, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-august-8-2013 <p>Frustration rises for neighbors of a medical waste incinerator in North Salt Lake, Jordan School district asks for a $495 million dollar bond, and the Utah Public Service Commission is trying to find ways to improve air quality.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F104575858&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 18:40:26 +0000 Brian Grimmett 33638 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday August 8, 2013 KUER News Pod: Wednesday August 7, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-wednesday-august-7-2013 <p>A controversial development near Big Cottonwood Canyon gets shot down by the Salt Lake County Council, the House Special Investigative Committee of Utah Attorney General John Swallow holds their first meeting, and Salt Lake County comes to an agreement with Valley Mental Health.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F104422488&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 17:32:30 +0000 Brian Grimmett 33568 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Wednesday August 7, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday August 5, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-august-5-2013 <p>A new Medicaid expansion study says the state budget is only a small part of the decision, the recently crowned Miss Riverton is arrested for throwing chemical bombs, and a juvenile court will decide if a 17-year-old boy accused of punching and killing a soccer ref will stand trial as an adult.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F104134758&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 18:20:43 +0000 Brian Grimmett 33448 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday August 5, 2013 KUER News Pod: Friday July 26, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-friday-july-26-2013 <p>Utah Congressman Jim Matheson reintroduces a bill to protect wilderness areas along the Wasatch Front, Utah home prices are on the rise, and House Speaker Rebecca Lockhart names a new chair of the special investigative committee of John Swallow.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F102713315&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:01:46 +0000 Brian Grimmett 33015 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Friday July 26, 2013 KUER News Pod: Thursday July 25, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-july-25-2013 <p>Utahns celebrate Pioneer Day, West Valley City Police sign a pact with Latino community groups, and UTA says they aren’t seeking a tax increase.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F102572619&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 17:33:07 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32950 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday July 25, 2013 KUER News Pod: Wednesday July 24, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-wednesday-july-24-2013 <p>The Lt. Governor’s office names special counsel in their investigation of John Swallow, several environmental groups are trying to stop the expansion of the Holly oil and gas refinery, and extreme temperatures are leading to deaths at the Wave in Southern Utah.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F102454096&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 20:57:18 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32907 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Wednesday July 24, 2013 KUER News Pod: Tuesday July 23, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-tuesday-july-23-2013 <p>Salt Lake City opens a new health clinic for city employees, KUER’s Dan Bammes remembers old-time gardner Will Pitkin, and more wild horses will remain on Utah rangelands due to federal budget cuts.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F102298043&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 19:12:48 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32847 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Tuesday July 23, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday July 22, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-july-22-2013 <p>Governor Gary Herbert signs the special session bills into law, former Governor Mike Leavitt says he doesn’t want to see the Affordable Care Act Fail, and Utah’s unemployment rate goes up.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F102142395&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 18:31:04 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32792 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday July 22, 2013 KUER News Pod: Friday July 19, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-friday-july-19-2013 <p>The House investigation into Attorney General John Swallow hits its first road bump, Matheson joins the “No Labels” movement, and for only a few million dollars you could own the iconic Lehi Roller Mills.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F101754802&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 18:58:31 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32683 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Friday July 19, 2013 KUER News Pod: Thursday July 18, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-july-18-2013 <p>House Speaker Becky Lockhart names five republicans and four democrats to special investigative committee of Utah AG John Swallow, retail sales in Salt Lake City are up, but not at the Gateway, and the Utah Museum of Natural History announces the discovery of a new kind of dinosaur.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F101604275&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 18:08:03 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32613 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday July 18, 2013 KUER News Pod: Tuesday July 16, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-tuesday-july-16-2013 <p>House Democrats wait to see what role they’ll play in the investigation of John Swallow, interest in SkiLink appears to be fading, and community groups in Rose Park try to raise awareness about mental health problems.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F101309047&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 17:53:31 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32495 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Tuesday July 16, 2013 KUER News Pod: Monday July 15, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-monday-july-15-2013 <p>Utahn’s mourn the loss of former Attorney General Vern Romney, an Estonian company is trying to get approval to begin shale mining in eastern Utah, and a University of Utah student is gored while running with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F101165614&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p></p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:24:52 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32435 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Monday July 15, 2013 KUER News Pod: Thursday July 11, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-july-11-2013 <p>Salt Lake City opens a new Military Entrance Processing Station, the state considers starting a veteran’s court, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awards Utah a $1.3 million dollar grant.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F100638533&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 18:21:55 +0000 Brian Grimmett 32252 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday July 11, 2013