KUER Local News
10:05 pm
Sun June 11, 2006

Health Project Enlists Grandmothers

Salt Lake City, UT – The Grandmother Project has seen startling results in helping to promote health and social change in developing countries. KUER's Jenny Brundin speaks to Judi Aubel on how the project is reach families through its focus on older women.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:37 am
Fri June 9, 2006

6/12/06: Mark Twain and the American West

American humorist and writer Mark Twain (1835-1910).
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KUER Local News
11:23 pm
Thu June 8, 2006

Battle for a Child's Hearing

Salt Lake City, UT – Cochlear implants have been available for children since 1985. They are small electronic devices that can help those who are deaf to hear. There are 36,000 people in the United States who have the implants. Most of them are children. But until recently, cochlear implants were considered experimental and insurance companies wouldn't cover them. One Utah family has led the battle to get that coverage in Utah. Producer Sheri Quinn reports.

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KUER Local News
4:11 am
Thu June 8, 2006

Utah Soundscapes: Songbirds

Songbird
National Wildlife Federation

Salt Lake City, Ut – Scientists say there are parallels between the way that humans learn to speak and the way that songbirds learn to sing. University of Utah biology professor Franz Goller studies the physiology and singing behavior of birds. Utah Soundscapes producer Jeff Rice spoke with him for this week's audio field guide.

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

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:29 pm
Wed June 7, 2006

6/9/06: The Case for the Independent Farm

Salt Lake City, UT – In his book "Raising Less Corn, More Hell," George Pyle attacks the status quo in American agriculture. Doug talks to Pyle, as well as two of Utah's independent farmers. (Repeat)

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:52 am
Wed June 7, 2006

6/8/06: The LDS Church and the Marriage Amendment

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KUER Local News
11:37 pm
Tue June 6, 2006

Explaining Canada's Hockey Culture

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:28 am
Tue June 6, 2006

6/7/06: Deepa Mehta's "Water"

KUER Local News
10:11 pm
Mon June 5, 2006

Western Opposition Could Stall Nuclear Power

Washington, DC – President George W. Bush is pushing the benefits of nuclear power again. But leaders in Congress are increasingly expressing doubts about the viability of a planned nuclear waste site at Yucca Mountain--especially representatives from Western States. Some experts say nuclear power companies won't break ground on new plants until the nuclear waste dilemma is resolved. Laura Strickler reports from our Capitol Hill bureau.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
6:31 am
Mon June 5, 2006

6/6/06: The Devil and his Domain

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