Behind the Headlines

Tragedy strikes at the University of Utah, members of the Ute Mountain Ute tribe express concern about water pollution and more


Tragedy struck the University of Utah this week when a student athlete was shot and killed on campus approximately one year after the shooting death of another student at the University. A debate between candidates for Utah’s 3rd Congressional District revealed stark differences in the race. And members of the Ute Mountain Ute tribe are expressing concern about water pollution near a Utah uranium mill.

At 9 a.m. Friday, Salt Lake Tribune reporters Courtney Tanner and Taylor Stevens, editor Jennifer Napier-Pearce and investigative science journalist Emma Penrod will join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories. Every Friday at 9 a.m., stream “Behind the Headlines”at, or tune in to KCPW 88.3 FM or Utah Public Radio for the broadcast.

Behind the Headlines
KCPW and The Salt Lake Tribune present a fresh way for Utahns to process the headlines. Behind the Headlines, a live weekly broadcast, examines the week’s top local stories through the eyes of reporters on the beat. Produced by KCPW Studios
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