Salt Lake City

Education
3:11 pm
Wed October 24, 2012

Matheson Battles Love Over Eliminating Special Education Money

Courtesy of Wikipedia/Jim Matheson

Democratic Congressman Jim Matheson is once again attacking opponent Mia Love’s proposed budget cuts and this time it’s over special education grants.

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Politics
1:31 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Salt Lake Taxi Services to Offer Free Rides for Latino Voters

Esteban Santos, Raul Ramirez, and Tony Yapias announce their plan to offer free taxi rides to voters.

Salt Lake area Hispanic organizations want to make sure that Latino voters have a voice in this year’s election and a couple of taxi companies are helping to turn that desire into reality.

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Environment & Public Lands
2:41 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Salt Lake City Launches Glass Recycling Program

Salt Lake City residents will now find it easier to recycle their glass waste thanks to a new curbside glass recycling program that begins next month.

The program will at first only serve residents who live between State Street and 2100 east. Bins will be delivered in the next couple of weeks before the first scheduled collection on November 1. Next spring, it will expand to anyone who lives in Salt Lake City.

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Education
4:38 pm
Tue October 9, 2012

Digital Learning Summit Takes a Look at a Different Spin on Education

Business, education, and community leaders discussed the future of digital learning, Tuesday, at Salt Lake City school district’s new Innovations High School.

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Business & Labor
3:24 pm
Tue October 2, 2012

Lights! Camera! Action! Former Granite High Campus to Become Production Studio

Brian Grimmett

The City of South Salt Lake will be able to preserve the former Granite High School campus. A new public-private partnership will turn the building into a film and television production studio.

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Business & Labor
11:41 am
Thu September 27, 2012

State Street Renovation Nears Completion

Officials from the Utah Department of Transportation and two Utah cities gathered to mark progress on a renovation of State Street in South Salt Lake County.

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KUER Local News
11:51 am
Wed September 19, 2012

Kuer News Pod: Wednesday September 19, 2012

Salt Lake City Council votes on the neighborhood pub ordinance, Idaho wildfires are causing bad air conditions in northern Utah, and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney raises money in Salt Lake.

KUER Local News
11:30 am
Wed September 5, 2012

KUER News Pod: Wednesday September 5, 2012

A last minute invitation allows Democratic Senate Candidate Scott Howell to become Utah’s only congressional candidate at the Democratic National Convention, celebrated attorney and advocate Brian Barnard dies, and Salt Lake’s Downtown Alliance reassures the public that the Gateway Shopping Center is going to survive.

Environment & Public Lands
12:56 pm
Wed July 4, 2012

Salt Lake City to Test Curbside Glass Recycling Program

Current glass drop-off container by Hogle Zoo
Ray Howze

Salt Lake City neighborhoods will have the opportunity this fall to participate in a curbside glass recycling pilot program. The city hopes to eventually expand the program city-wide.

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Politics
4:09 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Anti-Corporate Personhood Initiative Stalled

Salt Lake City County Building

An effort to ban corporate personhood in America through a local Salt Lake ballot initiative has been stopped, but city officials who support the measure say it’s not over yet.

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KUER Local News
1:58 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

KUER Newspod: June 7, 2012

In today's episode the Salt Lake City Council is looking at eliminating free on-street parking after 6 PM, the Intermountain Medical Center is opening a women's health clinic, and book store owner Betsy Burton gives her take on Mark Haddon's new no

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