KUER Local News
9:46 am
Mon January 23, 2006

Youth Waves #10 - Stereotyping

Salt Lake City, UT – This morning's piece is from Sean Way. He' 17 years old and lives in Salt Lake City. Today, in our continuing series Youth Waves, he brings us his perspective on stereotyping teenagers.

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KUER Local News
12:54 am
Mon January 23, 2006

Search Narrows for Gene Linked to Autism

Salt Lake City, UT – Scientists have known for a long time that autism runs in families. Now a team of researchers at the University of Utah has narrowed the search for a gene linked to the disorder by using the state's unique database of genealogical records and focusing on one family. KUER's Dan Bammes talks with Hilary Coon, research associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Utah School of Medicine.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:04 am
Fri January 20, 2006

Monday, January 23: Sundance & American Hardcore

American Hardcore: Danny Spira, Wasted Youth, Los Angeles, 1981
Photo by Edward Colver

Salt Lake City, UT – As RadioWest begins its Sundance coverage, Doug Fabrizio talks to Sharon Waxman, author of "Rebels on the Backlot." Her book is a look at six maverick film directors who changed American filmmaking. He then talks to Slamdance Film Festival co-founder Paul Rachman, whose new film "American Hardcore" is part of this year's Sundance Film Festival.

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KUER Local News
10:10 pm
Thu January 19, 2006

Legislature Struggles with Ethics Reform

Salt Lake City, UT – For years, Utah lawmakers have wrestled with whether to place restrictions on the gifts lobbyists give to them. Jazz tickets, expensive meals, golf games that's all been part of the package of being a state lawmaker. And for years, the Republican majority has opposed restricting gifts. But they did take a small step toward that end yesterday by expanding Utah's gift disclosure law. Meantime, in the state Senate, lawmakers advanced a bill to ban smoking in private clubs and taverns. KUER's Jenny Brundin reports.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:32 am
Thu January 19, 2006

Friday, January 20: Jonestown

A stone in Oakland, California commemorates the unclaimed victims of the 1978 Jonestown Massacre.
www.thecemeteryproject.com
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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:02 am
Thu January 19, 2006

Thursday, January 19: Abortion and Parental Consent

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KUER Local News
1:59 am
Thu January 19, 2006

Water Project Bills Moving Through Legislature

Salt Lake City, UT – A series of bills advanced yesterday on Utah's Capitol Hill to pave the path for the development of two massive water projects to serve Utah's growing population. Altogether, the two will ultimately carry a price tag of almost a billion dollars. KUER's Jenny Brundin reports.

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KUER Local News
10:28 pm
Tue January 17, 2006

Utah Legislature Gets Down to Business Early

Salt Lake City, UT – Hiking the minimum wage in Utah has a lot of popular support. But a new report is advising state lawmakers to wait on the move. Also on Capitol Hill yesterday, a bill advanced to remove the sales tax from unprepared food. Another bill moved forward that would change the way schools teach the theory of evolution. KUER's Jenny Brundin reports.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:57 am
Tue January 17, 2006

Wednesday, January 18: The Exonerated

KUER Local News
1:41 am
Tue January 17, 2006

State Surplus: Your Money, Your Choice --Part I

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