Behind the Headlines

Utah lawmaker wants to ban elective abortions, and the SLC mayor and City Council battle over the inland port


This week in Utah, a state senator says he’s preparing legislation to ban elective abortions; a feud between Salt Lake City’s mayor and the City Council over the Utah Inland Port spills into the public view; and Midvale says a Confederate group won’t be allowed in their annual parade.
At 9 a.m. on Friday, Salt Lake Tribune Editor Jennifer Napier-Pearce and reporters Bethany Rodgers and Taylor Stevens will join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories. Stream “Behind the Headlines” at, or tune in to KCPW 88.3 FM or Utah Public Radio for the broadcast every Friday at 9 a.m. Join the live conversation by calling (801) 355-TALK.

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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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