KUER Local News
6:34 am
Fri October 6, 2006

The Foley Scandal & Utah Congressman Cannon

Washington, DC – Utah Congressman Chris Cannon is defending comments he made in an interview last night regarding resigned Congressman Mark Foley. Cannon suggested to a local commercial talk radio station that congressional pages may have goaded Foley into sending them sexually explicit instant messages. Today, Cannon says he didn't mean to put the responsibility for the messages on the kids. Todd Zwillich has more from our Capitol Hill Bureau.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
7:08 am
Wed October 4, 2006

10/6/06: Patriots - the Redrock Land War

Salt Lake City, UT – When a herd of cows is gunned down on a lonely dirt road in the Grand Staircase National Monument, an investigative journalist, a U.S. Ranger and a Dineh Indian elder set out to find out who's responsible and head-off a full scale land war. Mark Taylor's novel "Patriots: the Redrock Land War" was a finalist for the 2005 Utah Book Award for fiction, and Taylor joined Doug Fabrizio in March to talk about misguided patriotism, violent confrontation, political conspiracy and sacred Native American belief. (Rebroadcast)

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
6:29 am
Wed October 4, 2006

10/9/06:George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four

RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:23 am
Wed October 4, 2006

10/5/06: Fight Club Politics

Author and Journalist Juliet Eilperin
Craig Cola, washingtonpost.com
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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:10 am
Tue October 3, 2006

10/4/06: The LDS Church and Downtown Development

ZCMI Center Mall in Downtown Salt Lake City
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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:12 am
Mon October 2, 2006

10/3/06: Space Expert and Novelist Dr. Ben Bova

Author Ben Bova's latest novel is called, Titan, Planet Novel #5 in his Grand Tour series.

Salt Lake City, UT – Dr. Ben Bova has been studying - and re-imagining space - since the earliest days of its exploration. He is the author of more than 100 futuristic novels and nonfiction books, and his tales are so well hypothesized, that many have accurately predicted scientific milestones. Bova will be in Salt Lake City later this week, and joins Doug for a look at the current state of the space age, and the plausibility of manned missions to the planets.

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KUER Local News
11:17 pm
Sun October 1, 2006

Reporting from Baghdad

Salt Lake City, UT – In recent weeks, KUER listeners have been hearing a lot from an old friend. Dianna Douglas is a graduate of Brigham Young University who worked at KUER as an intern several years ago. She's now assigned to Baghdad as a producer for NPR News, and she is, at least temporarily, its Baghdad bureau chief. KUER's Dan Bammes spoke to Dianna Douglas about what it's like to live and work in Iraq.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:53 am
Fri September 29, 2006

10/2/06: The Street Children of Mexico City

Salt Lake City, UT – Monday evening, the Salt Lake City Film Center will present Ninos de la Calle, a powerful documentary focusing on a few of the 20,000 children who live and sleep on Mexico City streets. Jenny Brundin talks with filmmaker Eva Aridjis, who took her camera inside the plastic tarps where the children live. Aridjis interviews them about their harsh, drug-addicted lives and why they left home for the streets.

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KUER Local News
11:22 pm
Thu September 28, 2006

Women's Financial Preparedness

Salt Lake City, UT – Working wives now contribute more than a third of the typical family's income. In a third of married households, they're the bigger breadwinner. But national recognized financial advisor Jean Chatzky says many women feel insecure about money. Jean Chatzky, the author of Make Money, Not Excuses talks with KUER's Jenny Brundin about women taking a central role in family financial planning.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:16 am
Thu September 28, 2006

9/29/06: Future Hype

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