KUER Local News
7:34 am
Wed September 22, 2004

Lawns and Neighbors on Salt Lake City's West Side

Salt Lake City, UT – As Salt Lake City grows and diversifies, residents - particularly those on the city's West Side - are struggling to understand each other. Older neighborhoods are evolving in new ways, and many newcomers now speak foreign languages, work unusual hours, or have darker skin But what's most troubling for many of the area's older residents is simply the way the community now looks.
Producer Beth Hoffman has been talking to old-time residents and newcomers to the area.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:35 am
Tue September 21, 2004

Tuesday, September 21: Bear Lake Monster

Tuesday, September 21, 2004 – Doug speaks with local historians and eyewitnesses of the mythical Bear Lake monster. (Repeat)

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Visit one of Salt Lake City's independent booksellers:
Ken Sanders Rare Books
The King's English
Sam Weller's Zion Bookstore

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:42 pm
Mon September 20, 2004

Monday, September 20: Salt Lake City Reads Together

Monday, September 20, 2004 – The Salt Lake City Reads Together book club gets underway this month Doug talks to Nasdijj, author of one of three titles selected for the inaugural program. We are also joined by Deeda Seed of the Salt Lake City Mayor's Office, Salt Lake City Public Libraries Director Nancy Tessman, and Nanette Alleman, Coordinator of the Chicago Book Festival..

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Salt Lake City Reads Together

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:57 pm
Fri September 17, 2004

Friday, September 17: Writer Ron Carlson

Friday, September 17, 2004 – A RadioWest encore interview with writer Ron Carlson. Carlson will speak this Saturday as part of the Great Salt Lake Book Festival.

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KUER Local News
10:23 am
Fri September 17, 2004

Acoustic Engineer Cyril Harris

Salt Lake City, UT – Salt Lake City is marking the 25th anniversary of Abravanel Hall and the Salt Lake Art Center. Doctor Cyril Harris has designed the acoustics for Avery Fisher Hall in New York City and many other famous venues.

In this interview with KUER's Dan Bammes, recorded on the stage at Abravanel Hall, Dr. Harris talks about acoustic design and how he came to be involved in the creation of Utah's premiere concert hall.

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KUER Local News
9:58 am
Fri September 17, 2004

White Supremacist Billboard

Salt Lake City, UT – A billboard on State Street and 17th South - paid for by one of the nation's largest white supremacist organizations - has raised the eyebrows of several community activists. A week ago, leaders met to discuss how, if at all, to react to it. KUER's Jenny Brundin has more.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:30 am
Wed September 15, 2004

Thursday, September 16: John Kerry and the Vietnam War

Thursday, September 16, 2004 – Historian Douglas Brinkley talks to Doug about his book "Tour of Duty: John Kerry and the Vietnam War."

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On Sunday, Dr. Brinkley will present "Why We Need History" as part of the Great Salt Lake Book Festival.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:13 am
Tue September 14, 2004

Wednesday, September 15: Molly Ivins

Wednesday, September 15, 2004 – Doug talks to best selling author and syndicated political columnist Molly Ivins.

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Visit one of Salt Lake City's independent booksellers:
Ken Sanders Rare Books
The King's English
Sam Weller's Zion Bookstore

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KUER Local News
7:12 am
Tue September 14, 2004

Hinckley Institute of Politics and the Utah Foundation Election Forums

Aired Sept. 14, 2004 – #2 A discussion with :
Attorney General Mark Shurtleff, State of Utah
Greg Skordas, Candidate for Utah State Attorney General
Stephen J. Kores (moderator), Executive Director, Utah Foundation

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
12:27 pm
Mon September 13, 2004

Monday, September 13: Conflict Diamonds

Monday, September 13, 2004 – Doug speaks with Ralph Hazleton, co-author of "The Heart of the Matter: Sierra Leone, Diamonds and Human Security." (Repeat)

To find more information or to listen to audio of this program, please link to the original broadcast, September 24, 2003 here.

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