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West Nile Virus Found in Utah Mosquitoes, Precautions Advised

(KCPW News) West Nile Virus has been found again in Utah mosquito pools, and health officials are urging residents to take precautions to avoid contracting the virus. KCPW’s Roger McDonough reports. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (1.1MB)

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Former Attorneys General Swallow and Shurtleff Arrested

(KCPW News) Two former Utah Attorneys General were arrested on Tuesday morning on charges ranging from engaging in a pattern of illegal activity to receiving bribes. KCPW’s Roger McDonough has the story. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (8.1MB)

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Political Cornflakes: Miscast Votes and the GOP’s Immigration Reform Crisis

When casting votes on legislation, members of Congress sometimes make mistakes and have to fess up. Has that been the case for any of Utah’s lawmakers in Washington? KCPW’s Roger McDonough asked Thomas Burr, Washington Correspondent for the Salt Lake Tribune and the author of Political Cornflakes – a daily, online roundup of Utah politics. […]

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Heber City, Rainbow Family Find (And Use) Common Ground

(KCPW News) Over the holiday weekend—and in the days leading up to it—you may have heard us report on something called the Rainbow Gathering. The event, which took place over the weekend, is a meeting of the self-proclaimed Rainbow Family, a group formed in the early 1970s at the tail end of hippy culture. The group […]

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KCPW World Cup Update – Day 27

(KCPW News) There’s losing, then there’s losing the way Brazil lost today. The host nation took an embarrassing 7-1 defeat at the hands of finals-bound Germany. (Perhaps it was no mistake that our World Cup graphic above shows German colors taking over a Brazilian flag.) KCPW’s Ryan Cunningham and Real Salt Lake blogger Matt Montgomery attempt to explain […]

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