KUER Local News
11:50 pm
Mon February 16, 2009

Body Worlds 3 and Body Image

\"Body Secrets\" were posted anonymously during the recent Body Worlds 3 exhibit at the Leonardo in Salt Lake City.

Salt Lake City, UT – During the recent Body Worlds 3 exhibition at the Leonardo Museum in Salt Lake City, Ross Chambless managed an unusual project there. He collected private and anonymous reactions to the exhibit, revealing some curious things about people living in Utah and how we see our own bodies. Ross Chambless has the story.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
6:25 am
Mon February 16, 2009

2/17/09: Denying the Holocaust

Auschwitz I, Photo by John Karmor on flickr.com
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KUER Local News
9:04 am
Fri February 13, 2009

Autism Bill Advances, Health Reform Bills Unveiled

Salt Lake City, UT – Lawmakers unveiled plans to reform the state's health care system, in an effort to cover more of the 300,000 Utahns without health insurance. But first - a bill that would mandate health coverage for autism cleared a Senate committee yesterday before a room packed with autistic children and their parents. KUER's Jenny Brundin reports.

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KUER Local News
8:58 am
Fri February 13, 2009

Gay couples try to marry

Salt Lake City, UT –
During their lunchtime break, five couples paid a visit to the City County Building yesterday to apply for marriage licenses. Along with others across the nation, they were celebrating Freedom to Marry Day. But none of the couples walked away with a license. KUER's Anne Milliken reports.


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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:14 am
Fri February 13, 2009

2/16/09: Lincoln's Men

President Lincoln with Secretaries Nicolay and Hay, from Harper's Weekly, June 11, 1864

Salt Lake City, UT – What must have it been like to work for Abraham Lincoln? John Nicolay, John Hay and William Stoddard served as his secretaries - and his confidants during the difficult years of the civil war. Poet-biographer Daniel Mark Epstein has written his third work on Lincoln, and Monday he joins Doug for a look at the 16th presidency from the unique vantage point of those closest to it.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
10:28 pm
Thu February 12, 2009

2/13/09: Magic in America

Magic is true! Photo by Xava du on flickr.com

Salt Lake City, UT – America is fascinated with magic -- from blockbuster movies to television and computer games. When former religion writer and author Christine Wicker set out across the country to find out why, she found a diverse collection of people who believe in the paranormal. Doug Fabrizio talks to Wicker -- on the Friday the 13th no less -- about these beliefs, and about how they survive in seeming contradiction to the traditional religions generally espoused in our country. (Rebroadcast)

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KUER Local News
8:40 am
Thu February 12, 2009

Change is Constant for Utah Dailies

The Deseret News and the Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake City, UT – Last week, the student newspaper at the University of Utah announced it was paring back its print edition to four days a week. Same story for the Daily Herald which circulates in Utah County. So what's in store for Utah's two largest dailies? KUER's Jennifer Napier-Pearce reports.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
10:33 pm
Wed February 11, 2009

2/12/09: The Elephant in the Living Room

KUER Local News
6:46 am
Wed February 11, 2009

Civil Unions Cause Stir at Capitol

Salt Lake City, UT – Lawmakers on Utah's Capitol Hill took a stab again at trying to equalize property taxes among school districts. But first, KUER's Jenny Brundin reports on the news that ricocheted around the country- that Governor Jon Huntsman supports civil unions for gay couples.

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