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KCPW Presents: “The Response – America’s Story (ep.4)” (4/28/17)

Americans from across the country share their stories of the first 100 days of the Donald Trump presidency – all recorded and

Chaffetz plans exit, McMullin owes big money and Huntsman Cancer Institute CEO is fired (4/21/17)

Five-term Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz announces that he will not run for public office in 2018. Huntsman Cancer Institute CEO and Director

KCPW Presents: “America Abroad – Trump’s Approach to the Middle East” (4/21/17)

As the Trump administration begins ironing out its strategy in the Middle East, America Abroad examines what may lie ahead in regards

The Tribune wins journalism’s highest honor, the Pulitzer Prize (4/14/17)

This week’s show is an hourlong look at the series of stories that earned The Salt Lake Tribune this year’s Pulitzer Prize

NHMU Lecture: “Andrew Zimmern, Food: A Global Perspective on the State of our Food Life”

TV personality, chef, food writer, teacher, and three-time James Beard Award-winner Andrew Zimmern is widely regarded as one of the most versatile

Feds make a deal with UTA, SLC Council not happy with fence near homeless shelter (4/7/17)

The Utah Transit Authority escapes federal charges in exchange for disclosing information about individuals under investigation. Rocky Mountain Power prepares to build

KCPW Presents: “Re:sound — The Uninvited Guests Show”

Hosted by award-winning producer and writer Gwen Macsai, Re:sound presents unforgettable audio stories curated from all over the world. Airing weekly on

NHMU Lecture: “Diana Cox-Foster, Bees, Essential Keystones Supporting Our Food: Are They in Danger?”

Pollinated crops feed millions of people by providing the world its fruit, vegetables, seeds, nuts, and oils. But pollinators, such as bees,

No homeless shelter in my city, Hatch may have Democratic challenger, Trump has Utahns’ support (3/31/17)

Cities rail against putting a Salt Lake County homeless shelter within their boundaries. Democratic Salt Lake County Council member Jenny Wilson rises

Hatch supports Gorsuch, Stewart questions Comey — and Herbert signs nation’s strictest DUI law

As Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch undergoes hearings for his confirmation, Sen. Orrin Hatch shows his support for the candidate. The Salt

Trib Talk Live: “Fake or Fact: What is News” (3/22/17)

The Salt Lake Tribune held a panel discussion this week on the current prevalence of fake news; what the trend means for

KCPW Presents: “The Response – America’s Story (ep.3)” (3/24/17)

In March, The Response — America’s Story tackles one of President Trump’s signature issues: immigration. Contributors from a dozen states and every

Congressional coal support, proposed DUI limit and Salt Lake Valley homeless shelters (3/17/17)

Rep. Jason Chaffetz and Sen. Mike Lee propose legislation to curb EPA regulations on Utah coal-power plants. The Salt Lake Area Restaurant

KCPW Presents: “The Chieftains: San Patricio” (3/17/17)

Public Media Service and Joyride Media are happy to present a one-hour CHIEFTAINS & RY COODER radio special featuring their unique take

NHMU Lecture: Naomi Starkman on the rise of the good food movement

Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Civil Eats, the James Beard Award-winning daily news source for critical thought about the American food system, Naomi

Utah’s reaction to health care plan, Huntsman and Russia, Outdoor Retailer, Legislature ends

Utah’s congressional delegates respond to GOP leaders’ new health care plan. Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman accepts President Donald Trump’s offer to

John Swallow, alcohol legislation and Bears Ears (3/3/17)

After four weeks of testimony, the jury deliberates the trial of former Utah Attorney General John Swallow. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, calls

Gun bills, food tax and Bryce Canyon National Park (2/24/17)

A bill that would change the definition of bigamy passes through the Utah House. A Senate committee votes to remove language prohibiting

Evan McMullin, Utah Legislature and John Swallow (2/17/17)

Former presidential candidate and Utah native Evan McMullin calls for an investigation into President Donald Trump’s ties with Russia. The Utah House

NHMU Lecture: Caleb Harper on Reinventing Our Food Future

2015 National Geographic emerging explorer, Caleb Harper has taken the forefront of futuristic farming as the leader of a diverse group of

Chaffetz meets Islamic leaders, Outdoor Retailer explores options and medical cannabis research bill advances (2/10/17)

U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, addresses President Donald Trump’s travel ban with leaders of Utah’s Islamic community. Utah’s House and Senate pass

Utah Legislature, Trump’s Cabinet picks and refugees in Utah

President Donald Trump’s executive order banning some immigrants and refugees from entering the United States affects at least 64 refugees bound for

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Day 10 (1/29/17)

We are finally at day 10 of the Daily Buzz’s coverage of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival at Park City, Utah. For

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Day 9 (1/28/17)

Welcome to day 9 of the Daily Buzz’s coverage of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival at Park City, Utah. For this episode,

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Day 8 (1/27/17)

It’s day 8 of the Daily Buzz’s coverage of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival at Park City, Utah with our host John

John Swallow, Abdi Mohamed and the 2017 legislative session (1/27/17)

Salt Lake District Attorney Sim Gill releases the bodycam footage of the officer-involved shooting of Abdi Mohamed nearly a year after the

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Day 7 (1/26/17)

Welcome to day 7 of Daily Buzz’s coverage of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival at Park City, Utah with our host John

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Day 6 (1/25/17)

It’s Day 6 of Daily Buzz’s coverage of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah with our host John Wildman and co-hosts

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Day 5 (1/24/17)

Welcome back for day 5 of Daily Buzz’s coverage of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival at Park City, Utah with our host

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Day 4 (1/23/17)

Welcome to Day 4 of Daily Buzz’s coverage of the 2017 Sundance Film Welcome to Day 4 of Daily Buzz’s coverage of