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KUER Local News
9:10 am
Wed January 26, 2005

Legislature - Day 9

Salt Lake CIty, UT – Tuesday on Utah's Capitol Hill, a legislative committee passed a bill targeting repeat drunk drivers. Lawmakers also took up the issue of seat belt use, surrogate parenting and the perennial squabble between banks and credit unions. KUER's Jenny Brundin reports.

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2:51 pm
Tue January 25, 2005

Tuesday, January 25: Sundance - "New York Doll"

Tuesday, January 25, 2005 – Doug talks to director Greg Whiteley and producer Seth Gordon about their new documentary "New York Doll." It's a funny and touching look at bass player Arthur "Killer" Kane's search for God, happiness and a reunion of the band "New York Dolls."

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KUER Local News
9:24 am
Tue January 25, 2005

Legislature - Day 8

Salt Lake City, UT – On Utah's Capitol Hill Monday, lawmakers took up a number of issues, including legalizing the practice of midwifery, giving parents more power to make medical decisions for their children, and planning for Utah's booming aging population. But first, KUER's Jenny Brundin reports on how final action on whether Utah will accept higher levels of radioactive waste could come later in the legislative session.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:21 pm
Mon January 24, 2005

Monday, January 24: Sundance - "This Revolution" and "Shake Hands with the Devil"

Monday, January 24, 2005 – Doug talks to director Stephen Marshall and Amy Redford about Marshall's Sundance entry "This Revolution." Also joining us is director Peter Raymont of "Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire."

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KUER Local News
2:59 pm
Thu January 20, 2005

Legislature - Day 3

Salt Lake City, UT – A legislative committee passed a bill Wednesday (1/19) that sets up a sweeping set of guidelines for how courts determine who parents are, and whether couples can use surrogate mothers. They also signed off on a bill to help more children who live in homes where they experience domestic violence. KUER's Jenny Brundin reports from Utah's Capitol Hill.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:55 pm
Thu January 20, 2005

Friday, January 21: Kinsey

Friday, January 21, 2005 – Doug talks to Julia Heiman, director of the Kinsey Institute at Indiana University, and Barak Goodman, producer, writer and director of American Experience's new documentary Kinsey. The conversation looks at the controversial and ground-breaking work on human sexuality by Alfred Kinsey in the 1940s.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
6:09 pm
Wed January 19, 2005

Wednesday, January 19: JFK's Inaugural Address

Wednesday, January 19, 2005 – RadioWest talks to author Thurston Clarke about his book "Ask Not: The Inauguration of John F. Kennedy and the Speech that changed America."

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:39 pm
Wed January 19, 2005

Thursday, January 20: 2005 Sundance Preview

Thursday, January 20, 2005 – RadioWest looks at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival with festival director Geoff Gilmore and Salt Lake Tribune film critic Sean Means. Doug is also joined by Dan Roos, director of "Happy Endings," which opens the festival January 20th.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:07 pm
Mon January 17, 2005

Monday, January 17: Savage Summit

Monday, January 17, 2005 – Jennifer Jordan joins us to talk about her new book. "Savage Summit" tells the extraordinary stories of five women who summitted K2 on the Pakistan-China border.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
9:52 am
Mon January 17, 2005

Tuesday, January 18: Black and Mormon

Tuesday, January 18, 2005 – Doug talks with Newell Bringhurst and Darron Smith, editors of the new book "Black and Mormon." Also joined by BYU Sociologist Cardell Jacobson, the conversation looks at the role of Blacks in the LDS Church. (Repeat)

Visit Darron Smith's web site.
Contact Dr. Cardell Jacobson

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KUER Local News
10:57 am
Fri January 14, 2005

The Life and Work of Mario Capecchi - Part 5

Distinguished Professor Mario Capecchi
University of Utah
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KUER Local News
10:57 am
Fri January 14, 2005

The Life and Work of Mario Capecchi - Part 5

Distinguished Professor Mario Capecchi
University of Utah
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KUER Local News
10:57 am
Fri January 14, 2005

The Life and Work of Mario Capecchi - Part 5

Distinguished Professor Mario Capecchi
University of Utah
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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:33 pm
Thu January 13, 2005

Friday, January 14: Your Personal Economy - Where Investments Go Wrong

Friday, January 14, 2005 – Dan Bammes and John Bird from the Albion Financial Group look at investment pitfalls. Their guests will be George Robison from the Utah Division of Securities and investment advisor Ray LeVitre.

Resources mentioned during today's program:
Utah Division of Securities
National Association of Security Dealers

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KUER Local News
11:05 am
Thu January 13, 2005

The Life and Work of Mario Capecchi - Part 4

Distinguished Professor Mario Capecchi
University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – Humans and mice have many genes in common. To inform our understanding of how these genes work, scientists in Mario Capecchi's laboratory at the University of Utah use genetic techniques to modify DNA in living mice. The mice are maintained in a building on the campus known as the Mouse House. In the fourth segment in our series on Mario Capecchi's groundbreaking work in genetics, Sheri Quinn takes us inside the facility where the mice are made.

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KUER Local News
11:05 am
Thu January 13, 2005

The Life and Work of Mario Capecchi - Part 4

Distinguished Professor Mario Capecchi
University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – Humans and mice have many genes in common. To inform our understanding of how these genes work, scientists in Mario Capecchi's laboratory at the University of Utah use genetic techniques to modify DNA in living mice. The mice are maintained in a building on the campus known as the Mouse House. In the fourth segment in our series on Mario Capecchi's groundbreaking work in genetics, Sheri Quinn takes us inside the facility where the mice are made.

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KUER Local News
11:05 am
Thu January 13, 2005

The Life and Work of Mario Capecchi - Part 4

Distinguished Professor Mario Capecchi
University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – Humans and mice have many genes in common. To inform our understanding of how these genes work, scientists in Mario Capecchi's laboratory at the University of Utah use genetic techniques to modify DNA in living mice. The mice are maintained in a building on the campus known as the Mouse House. In the fourth segment in our series on Mario Capecchi's groundbreaking work in genetics, Sheri Quinn takes us inside the facility where the mice are made.

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KUER Local News
11:05 am
Thu January 13, 2005

The Life and Work of Mario Capecchi - Part 4

Distinguished Professor Mario Capecchi
University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – Humans and mice have many genes in common. To inform our understanding of how these genes work, scientists in Mario Capecchi's laboratory at the University of Utah use genetic techniques to modify DNA in living mice. The mice are maintained in a building on the campus known as the Mouse House. In the fourth segment in our series on Mario Capecchi's groundbreaking work in genetics, Sheri Quinn takes us inside the facility where the mice are made.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:42 pm
Wed January 12, 2005

Wednesday, January 12: Bridging the Religious Divide

Wednesday, January 12, 2005 – Mayor Rocky Anderson joins us to talk about his community building project Bridging the Religious Divide. We will also talk with individuals involved in this and other dialogues on religious and cultural diversity.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:10 pm
Wed January 12, 2005

Thursday, January 13: 2005 Legislative Preview

Thursday, January 13, 2005 – RadioWest looks at the upcoming legislative session with analysts and house leaders.

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KUER Local News
10:14 am
Wed January 12, 2005

The Life and Career of Mario Capecchi - Part 3

Distinguished Professor Mario R. Capcecchi
University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – In the 1980's, University of Utah geneticist Mario Capecchi developed gene targeting technology, which allows scientists to tailor mutations in specifric genes. Researchers around the world use it to manipulate mouse DNA. With this tool, scientists at the University of Utah have recently created a mouse with a deadly form of childhood muscle cancer. Sheri Quinn reports on how this new mouse model might help fight the disease.

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KUER Local News
2:09 pm
Tue January 11, 2005

The Life and Career of Mario Capecchi - Part 2

Distinguished Professor Mario R. Capecchi
University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – Modifying genes in mice has helped scientists uncover genes linked to many diseases, and to at least one behavioral disorder as well. Sheri Quinn has the second in a series of reports looking back at the work of Mario Capecchi.

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KUER Local News
2:00 pm
Tue January 11, 2005

The Life and Career of Mario Capecchi

Distinguished Professor Mario R. Capecchi
University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – During World War II, Mario Capecchi was a homeless boy wandering the street in Verona, Italy. He came to the United States as a teenage refugee, went on to study biology at Harvard and today is a world-renowned geneticist at the University of Utah. Producer Sheri Quinn has this retrospective of Mario Capecchi's life and work, and how his technique of manipulating the genes of mice has led to astonishing discoveries for human biology as well.

Part 1 of a 5-part series

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:23 am
Tue January 11, 2005

Tuesday, January 11: Diversity in the Episcopal Church

Tuesday, January 11, 2005 – This week, the Episcopal Church's top leaders gather in Salt Lake City to discuss their response to the fallout from their ordination of an openly gay bishop. Doug talks to Episcopal scholars and local priests to look at how a church offers love, acceptance and sanctuary to an increasingly diverse culture.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
7:37 pm
Fri January 7, 2005

Monday, January 10: Author Craig Childs

Monday, January 10, 2005 – Naturalist, adventurer and deseret ecologist Craig Childs joins Doug to talk about his lastest book, "The Way Out."

Craig Childs will read from "The Way Out" at Sam Weller's Zion Bookstore Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at 6:30 p.m.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:31 pm
Fri January 7, 2005

Friday, January 7: Winning the Oil Endgame

Friday, January 7, 2005 – Jenny Brundin is joined by Nathan Glasgow of the Rocky Mountain Institute. The institute's study "Winning the Oil Endgame: Innovation for Profits, Jobs, and Security" is a blueprint for weaning the US off oil by 2050.

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KUER Local News
10:12 am
Thu January 6, 2005

A Teacher Remembers Reggie White

Salt Lake City, UT – The death last week of NFL defensive end Reggie White - one of the great players in NFL history - hit Salt Lake City teacher Claudia Heath hard. But it also gave her the chance to tell her students about the man once called "a gentle warrior," as well as a chance to tell them that even in schools like theirs, it's possible to be a hero.

Claudia Heath teaches 7th grade at Glendale Middle School in Salt Lake City.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:33 pm
Wed January 5, 2005

Thursday, January 6: Utah Divorce Amendments

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
10:33 am
Wed January 5, 2005

Wednesday, January 5: Do You Speak American?

Wednesday, January 5, 2005 – Celebrated journalist and author Robert MacNeil joins Doug Fabrizio to talk about the many ways English is spoken throughout the United States. The documentary Do You Speak American airs Wednesday, January 5th at 7:00 p.m. on KUED Channel 7.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:26 pm
Mon January 3, 2005

Tuesday, January 4: Faithful Transgressions

Tuesday, January 4, 2005 – Author Laura L. Bush talks to Doug about her book "Faithful Transgressions in the American West." The book looks at six twentieth-century Mormon women's autobiographies, and the conflict they found between the their own writing and ideas and the authority of the Mormon church.

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