RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:07 pm
Fri December 23, 2005

Monday, December 26: Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Desmond Tutu
Read more
KUER Local News
3:25 pm
Thu December 22, 2005

Homeless Person's Memorial Day

Salt Lake City, UT – Wednesday night, a candle light vigil was held in Pioneer park to mark the first Homeless Person's Memorial Day. KUER's Elaine Clark reports.

Read more
RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:17 pm
Thu December 22, 2005

Friday, December 23: Classic Christmas Stories

Salt Lake City, UT – We know you're busy getting the last minute details ready for your holiday weekend. Why not take a break, sit down, and enjoy two moving stories. RadioWest presents Truman Capotes "A Christmas Memory" and Ron Carlson's "The H Street Sledding Record." They'll make you remember why the season is so important ...

Purchase a CD of today's RadioWest.

Read more
RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:14 pm
Wed December 21, 2005

Thursday, December 22: Presidential War Power

Salt Lake City, UT – New revelations of Bush authorizing the National Security Agency to secretly monitor Americans has renewed conversations about the authority of the executive branch during war. Constitutional scholar Louis Fisher joins Doug Fabrizio to talk about his book "Presidential War Power." It's a look at this crucial separation of powers from the Revolutionary Era to the nation's post-9/11 wars.

Purchase a CD of today's RadioWest.

Read more
KUER Local News
3:05 pm
Wed December 21, 2005

A Gesture of Kinship: Navajos on Cultural Change

Salt Lake City, UT – Today on the Navajo Nation, hip-hop and punk are in and pow-wows are passe. A photographic and audio exhibit at the Utah Museum of Natural History explores cultural change and how its affected the lives of Navajos who were children in the 1970s and 80s.
The exhibit - A Gesture of Kinship - photographs and interviews with young Navajos - is showing through January 15.

Read more
KUER Local News
11:59 am
Wed December 21, 2005

Old World - New Kitchen: Lulu Olivera 's Chicken Relleno

Salt Lake City, UT – For many families, the kitchen is a place to grab a bite or whip up a quick meal for kids on the run. But for millions of new Americans, the kitchen is a place where cultural traditions are passed on. It's also a space for re-creation and re-invention.
In a five part series, producer Beth Hoffman joins immigrant women as they cook in their homes. In this morning's story, Hoffman visits the home of Lulu Olivera, an immigrant from the Phillipines.

Read more
RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:35 pm
Tue December 20, 2005

Wednesday, December 21: Joseph Smith - Rough Stone Rolling

Author Richard Lyman Bushman

Salt Lake City – Friday marks the 200th anniversary of Joseph Smith's birth. As the founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Smith's life and theology has had a profound effect on American religion, and on the culture of Utah. Nevertheless, he remains an enigmatic and controversial figure. Richard Bushman's new biography, Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling, is the newest contribution to the scholarship on Smith, and the author joins Doug Fabrizio to discuss his significant work.

Read more
KUER Local News
5:03 pm
Mon December 19, 2005

Youth Waves #5 - "Cello School"

Salt Lake City, UT – Today, in our continuing series Youth Waves, Loren Elliot brings us a piece she produced on her cello teacher, Madison Moran.

Loren Elliot is 18 years old and attends Lewis and Clark College in Portland. She produced this piece as a student as West High. This commentary came to us via the youth media program Spy Hop and first aired on KRCL's all youth radio program, Loud and Clear.

Read more
RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:48 pm
Mon December 19, 2005

Tuesday, December 20: The Evolution of Christmas

Author Penne Restad

Salt Lake City, UT – Christmas as a religious event is inexorably linked to Christmas a secular holiday. Author and Professor Penne L. Restad looks at the evolution of Christmas in her book "Christmas in America." (Repeat)

Purchase a CD of this program

Read more
RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:58 pm
Fri December 16, 2005

Monday, December 19: Holiday Book List

Read more

Pages