RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:09 am
Thu January 12, 2006

Friday, January 13: Magic in America

Journalist and Author Christine Wicker

Salt Lake City, UT – America is fascinated with magic -- from blockbuster movies to television and computer games. When former religion writer and author Christine Wicker set out across the country to find out why, she found a diverse collection of people who believe in the paranormal. Doug Fabrizio talks to Wicker -- on the Friday the 13th no less -- about these beliefs, and how they survive in seeming contradiction to the traditional religions generally espoused in our country.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:35 am
Wed January 11, 2006

Thursday, January 12: Women in Utah Politics

Salt Lake City, UT – Doug Fabrizio leads a panel discussion with women policymakers on the roles and challenges they face in Utah politics. We're joined by Salt Lake County Deputy Mayor Karen Okabe, Utah State Director of Administrative Services D'Arcy Dixon Pignanelli, the Salt Lake Chamber's Natalie Gochnour and by historian Kathryn MacKay. The program will be broadcast live from the Hinckley Institute of Politics on the University of Utah campus, subject to the Samuel Alito Supreme Court hearings.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:49 am
Tue January 10, 2006

Wednesday, January 11: Cancelling Brokeback Mountain

KUER Local News
11:18 am
Mon January 9, 2006

Youth Waves #8 - My Dad the Boiler Maker

Salt Lake City, UT – Today's story is from Eric Orwin who lives in Salt Lake City. Eric loves his dad. His dad is a boiler maker, who welds metal every day. This is one of my favorite pieces in our series Youth Waves, not because it's polished and professional, because its not. Eric is 13 years old and you'll notice he reads haltingly. But this radio piece is innocent and fresh and real. And it shows a teenager's pure love for his dad.

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KUER Local News
11:11 am
Mon January 9, 2006

Student Rockets Soar in Southern Utah

Students prepare to launch their rockets near Green River, Ut.
Sheri Quinn
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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
7:30 pm
Fri January 6, 2006

Monday, January 9: Glory Road

Salt Lake City, UT – The year that Congress passed the landmark Civil Rights Act, Texas Western Miners basketball coach Don Haskins set out to create the perfect basketball team based solely on talent. He revolutionized not only the sport, but also the American landscape, when his predominately black team became the 1966 NCAA champions. "Glory Road," the directorial debut of James Gartner, follows the team through a pivotal time in the country's history.

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KUER Local News
4:43 pm
Fri January 6, 2006

The State of Utah's Economy

Salt Lake City, UT – Utah's economy has come roaring back from hard times just a couple of years ago. An annual report, which was researched and written by a consortium of government, university and private-sector groups, has been released. KUER's Tasha Cook has the story:

Click here for the 2006 Annual Review.PDF

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KUER Local News
3:53 pm
Thu January 5, 2006

Youth Waves # 7 - Fast Food America

Salt Lake City, UT – This morning in our continuing series Youth Waves, Jeff Adams brings us this commentary on eating habits in a fast food world.

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KUER Local News
3:49 pm
Thu January 5, 2006

Youth Waves Story #6 - Dangers of the River Road

Moab, UT – Today, Meagan Lamb from Moab brings us another in our series Youth Waves. Her piece is about the dangers of Highway 128, a 17-mile stretch of road also known as the River Road she thinks about who must drive on it and lives it has taken.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
12:51 pm
Thu January 5, 2006

Friday, January 6: Nostalgia and Technology

RCA Victor Television
Courtesy of Bonneville International Corporation

Salt Lake City, UT – Nostalgia and Technology, an exhibit at the Brigham Young University Museum of Art, looks at the marriage of traditional art and design with revolutionary technologies. BYU professor Marc Olivier, curator of the exhibit, along with Christopher Wilson of MOA, join Doug Fabrizio in studio to talk about the ways manufacturers and designers use the familiar and nostalgic ornamentation to disguise the new and strange innovations.

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