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Utah Symphony to Perform at Utah National Parks

(KCPW News) The Utah Symphony, in concert with the Utah Office of Tourism, will be offering a series of special outdoor performances in the state’s major national parks. The performances, some of which will involve the full orchestra, are in commemoration of the Utah Symphony’s 75th...

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Layoff Beat

“Staffers Told Washington Examiner Will Cease Daily Publication,” “This Is the Scariest Statistic About the Newspaper Business Today,” “Tribune Co. hires bankers to sell its newspaper assets,” “Lee Enterprises la

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An Evening with Ira Glass @ Kingsbury Hall 04.12

Glass invited an audience to Kingsbury Hall Saturday night composed of everyone from young college students to older men and women. After a brief introduction from KUER, the lights went dark. The unmistakable soft voice of Glass came over the audience. He joked that because it’s radio, you...

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The State of Utah vs. Gay Families




by Troy Williams Marriage, Amendment 3 and gay adoptions. The State of Utah is deploying all of it’s resources to insure that LGBT families do not have access to the rights of marriage. As the fate of Amendment 3 works its way through the courts, real Utah families are caught in the...

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