RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:31 am
Fri September 8, 2006

9/9/06: Harold Lloyd and Safety Last!

Harold Lloyd in the 1923 classic, Safety Last!
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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
10:20 pm
Thu September 7, 2006

9/8/06: Utah's Greek Community

Holy Trinity Cathedral in Salt Lake City, Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – The annual Greek Festival opens Friday, and we're taking the opportunity to rebroadcast our conversation from last year's centennial of the Greek Orthodox Church of Greater Salt Lake City. Doug Fabrizio was joined by Manoli Sargetakis, historian Constantine Skedros, and Craig Miller of the Utah Arts Council Folk Arts Program for a look at the history of this unique community, and at how ethnicity is preserved in the "melting-pot" of America. (Repeat)

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
12:39 am
Thu September 7, 2006

9/7/06: Jesus and the Gnostic Gospels

Theological scholar Elaine Pagels is the Harrington Spear Paine Professor of Religion at Princeton University.

Salt Lake City, UT – In 1945, the sacred text of one of the world's earliest Christian sects was uncovered in Upper Egypt. The discovery of the Gnostic Gospels -- including the Gospel of Thomas -- has fascinated scholars and ignited imaginations since. Preeminent theologian Elaine Pagels joins Doug Fabrizio to talk about how Christianity may have been different had these teachings of Jesus been a part of church canon from the earliest days. (Repeat)

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KUER Local News
9:21 am
Wed September 6, 2006

Special Session Ahead on Tax Reform

Salt Lake City, UT – State lawmakers yesterday tentatively agreed to what Governor Jon Huntsman has been asking them for, for months: a special legislative session to consider tax reform for Utah. But it looks like Utah's top politician will have to do more lobbying on another key goal - allowing voters to consider raising sales tax to pay for transit. KUER's Jenny Brundin reports.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
9:56 am
Tue September 5, 2006

9/6/06: Women in Politics 2006

Emily's List President Ellen Malcolm
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KUER Local News
9:11 am
Tue September 5, 2006

Purgatory to Welcome Warren Jeffs

St. George, UT – The followers of captured polygamist Warren Jeffs believe he's the prophet who holds the keys to heaven. Jeffs is in a Las Vegas jail cell awaiting extradition to Utah. And when he comes here, he'll be sent to Purgatory, literally. And if not for a quirk of history, he'd be going straight to "hell." NPR's Howard Berkes explains.
(Howard Berkes is a reporter for National Public Radio who lives in Salt Lake City.)

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KUER Local News
9:06 am
Mon September 4, 2006

Top Sheepdog Competition Held in Utah

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KUER Local News
6:15 am
Fri September 1, 2006

Bush Defends War Strategy Before Veterans

Salt Lake City, UT – Just a day after thousands of Utahns rallied to both applaud and protest President George W. Bush, he dfended his war strategy before a cheering crowd of veterans at the American Legion's national convention. KUER's Jenny Brundin has this report:

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:22 am
Fri September 1, 2006

9/5/06: Theories of 9/11

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KUER Local News
12:31 am
Fri September 1, 2006

Utah Soundscapes: Owl Feathers

Flammulated Owl (Otus flammeolus)
Paul Higgins

Salt Lake City, UT – In the forest, the silences are sometimes as important as the sounds. Jeff Rice has this week's Utah Soundscapes audio postcard about the silence of owl feathers.

Click here to link to the archives of Utah Soundscapes by Jeff Rice.

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