RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:09 pm
Thu April 28, 2005

Friday, April 29: The Fall of Saigon

Salt Lake City, UT – Saturday marks the 30 year anniversary of The Fall of Saigon. Doug talks to Robert Schulzinger, author of "The Time for War: The United States and Vietnam, 1941-1975." He's then joined by some of Utah's own veterans who remember the time they served.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:27 am
Thu April 28, 2005

Monday, May 2: The Age of Egocasting

Salt Lake City, UT – Doug talks to Christine Rosen about technology, especially television, and its narrowing of our world view. Her article The Age of Egocasting appears in The New Atlantis Monthly. (Repeat)

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:05 pm
Tue April 26, 2005

Wednesday, April 27: In Plain Sight

Salt Lake City, UT – Doug talks to Tom Smart and Lee Benson about their new book "In Plain Sight: The Startling Truth Behind the Elizabeth Smart Investigation."

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:41 pm
Tue April 26, 2005

Tuesday, April 26: Adventures of an Independent Bookseller

Salt Lake City, UT – 30 year's of selling books in Salt Lake City has given Betsy Burton a special love affair with the printed word. "The King's English: Adventures of an Independent Bookseller" chronicles her tales of author visits, attempts at censorship and the business of bookselling.

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KUER Local News
11:04 am
Mon April 25, 2005

Remembering Vicki Cottrell

Vicki Cottrell

Salt Lake City, UT – As a member of the Utah legislature, Judy Ann Buffmire heard often from Vicki Cottrell on issues involving the mentally ill. Vicki was a tireless advocate in her role as director of the Utah office of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill. Following Vicki's death in a car accident last week, Judy Ann Buffmire remembers Vicki as a both a public leader on mental health issues and as neighbor and friend, and offers this tribute.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:27 pm
Fri April 22, 2005

Monday, April 25: Utahns and Substance Abuse

Salt Lake City, UT – The average drug user in Utah is male, 31 years old, white and LDS. RadioWest looks at what makes people turn to addictive drugs, and what methods of prevention and treatment can successfully address the problem.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:15 pm
Thu April 21, 2005

Friday, April 22: Science and the Media

Salt Lake City, UT – KUER's Dan Bammes talks to Dr. Edward Campion of the New England Journal of Medicine, David Kestenbaum of National Public Radio and Lois Collins of the Deseret News about the role of the media on reporting scientific research to the public.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:35 pm
Wed April 20, 2005

Wednesday, April 20: Herding Sacred Cows

Salt Lake City, UT – Guest host Robert Kirby talks with screenwriter and stand-up comedian John Moyer about humor in religion -- herding sacred cows without causing a stampede. It's been said that the test of a good religion is whether you can joke about it. Kirby and Moyer test that notion today on RadioWest.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:20 pm
Wed April 20, 2005

Thursday, April 21: Utah Zen

Salt Lake City, UT – Guest host Teresa Jordan talks to Zen teacher Daniel Doen Silberberg Sensei. He's the Vice-Abbott of the Kanzeon Zen Center here in Salt Lake, the main temple for Kanzeon International. RadioWest looks at Utah Zen. Why Utah? Is Zen changing our state? Is Utah changing Zen?

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:25 pm
Mon April 18, 2005

Monday, April 18: No Child Left Behind

Salt Lake City, UT – RadioWest looks at the debate surrounding No Child Left Behind. Utah lawmakers will look at implementation of the federal education program in a special session April 19th and 20th. KUER's Jenny Brundin is joined by Utah State Superintendent of Public Instruction Patti Harrington, State Representative Margaret Dayton and others.

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