RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:40 am
Mon August 15, 2005

Tuesday, August 16: A Chest Chat

Salt Lake City, UT – Karen Spears Zacharias faced an important question when her daughters hit puberty. How do you raise self-confident, well adjusted and flat-chested girls in a society obsessed with body image? They all survived the experience, and are traveling the country to collect women's stories about their breasts. RadioWest looks at the national craze to create the perfect body, and asks how to find joy in what nature gave us.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
3:28 pm
Fri August 12, 2005

Monday, August 15: Buried Suns - America's Nuclear Testing

Salt Lake City, UT – Doug Fabrizio talks to journalist David Samuels. Samuels is the author of "Buried Suns: The Past and Possible Future of America's Nuclear-Testing Program," which appeared in Harper's Magazine.

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KUER Local News
10:32 am
Fri August 12, 2005

The "Rape in Utah" Report

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Salt Lake City, UT – A newly released government study examines the most under-reported crime in Utah. KUER's Tasha Cook has the story.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:07 pm
Thu August 11, 2005

Friday, August 12: Your Personal Economy - Technology and Home Finances

Salt Lake City, UT – KUER's Dan Bammes hosts another edition of Your Personal Economy, talking about how we use technology to manage our finances. John Bird from the Albion Financial Group will join him, along with personal finance reporter Chris Farrell from the public radio program Marketplace and Leslie Hansen, a regular user of personal finance software.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:33 pm
Wed August 10, 2005

Thursday, August 11: The Nature of Compassion

Salt Lake City, UT – In "Field Notes on the Compassionate Life," author Marc Ian Barasch explores the nature of compassion, what he calls "the x-factor that every faith exalts as a supreme virtue." RadioWest talks to Barasch about the fieldwork that took him to kitchen tables, maximum security prisons, political organizations and medical conferences.

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KUER Local News
10:36 am
Wed August 10, 2005

Utah Vigil Marks the 60th Anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings

Salt Lake City, UT – The sixtieth anniversary of the bombings of Nagasaki and Hiroshima brought dozens of Utahns and community groups together last night. The gathering inspired community discussion, activism and song. KUER's Tasha Cook was at the Salt Lake City Library event and has this report:

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:10 pm
Tue August 9, 2005

Wednesday, August 10: Still the Runnin' Utes?

Salt Lake City, UT – On Friday, the NCAA announced that universities using Native American nicknames and mascots would not be eligible to host championship tournaments after next February. The University of Utah has long had permission from the Ute tribe to use the name for its athletic teams. RadioWest looks at what this means for Utah's Runnin' Utes, and at the debate that precipitated the NCAA's ruling.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:17 pm
Mon August 8, 2005

Tuesday, August 9: Spanish Gold

Salt Lake City, UT – Utah legend tells of caverns filled with caches of Spanish Gold hidden before the arrival of Escalante and Dominguez. Since then, there have been those who have hunted for and those who have even claimed to have found these lost treasures. RadioWest explores what the oral histories tell us and how those stack up to the academic view of our state's past.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
5:05 pm
Fri August 5, 2005

Monday, August 8: Shawn Colvin - Beyond the Music

Salt Lake City, UT – Three-time Grammy award-winner Shawn Colvin has embarked on a national campaign to educate the public about Major Depressive Disorder. She's in Salt Lake City, and joins Doug Fabrizio to talk about her own struggle with depression, and how it has informed her music.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:01 am
Fri August 5, 2005

Friday, August 5: Jane Goodall

Salt Lake City, UT – Dr. Jane Goodall has revolutionized the world of science and the way we understand animals, and it is her empathy and spiritual connection to nature that inspired her work. Doug talks to Dr. Goodall about the life lessons she has learned in the forests of Gombe and her message of hope. (Repeat)

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