Thermo, UT – The typical way of seeing an electric power plant is to generate power on a grand scale, with huge and expensive equipment. But a new plant in southern Utah is ready to start operations using a different concept - dozens of small generating units hooked together to use geothermal water that wouldn't be hot enough for a past generation of power plants. KUER's dan Bammes has the story.
Salt Lake City, UT – The Body Worlds exhibit at the Leonardo has attracted lots of attention and lots of visitors. Is it education? Is it art? Is it science? Dan Nailen takes a look under the skin of the exhibit. Dan Nailen is the arts and entertainment editor of Salt Lake Magazine.
Salt Lake City, UT – Voting went smoothly throughout Utah on Tuesday's historic election. One of the reasons was the state's poll workers. Thousands of them trained and practiced in order to ensure a smooth election. They take their jobs seriously and serve with pride. Often, they're older or retired Utahns with the time to spend 13 hours straight helping voters. But KUER's Jenny Brundin visited on Tuesday with one group of young pollsters.
Salt Lake City, UT – With lost mines and the Three Nephites, grieving Indian maidens and a lake monster - Utah is full of legends. Whether they can be proven true or not, they're great stories and they teach us a lot about who we are. Thursday, Doug talks to folklorist David Stanley and historian Will Bagley. From Bryce Canyon to Bear Lake, we'll talk about the state's best loved stories - and we hope you'll join us with some of your own.
Salt Lake City, UT – Wednesday on RadioWest, we're live from the Hinckley Institute of Politics with post election analysis. We're joined by Kirk Jowers of the Hinckley Institute, pollster Dan Jones, and Brigham Young University political scientist Quin Monson to see how Utah voted and why.