Jennifer Pemberton

Reporter / Host

Jennifer Pemberton reports on community and the environment for Utah Public Radio. She also hosts the monthly program, The Source, and can sometimes be heard hosting Morning Edition or All Things Considered. Jennifer produced our special series on Utah water, Five Billion Gallons, and managed our community engagement reporting project on air pollution in Cache County: Having a Bad Air Day?

She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Alabama and an MBA from Lund University in Sweden. A former ex-patriate living in Europe and Asia, Jennifer is happy to call the West home again. She is a fervent public radio fan and loves to hike in the summer and knit through the winter. Listen to her audio essays at RadioCalendar.org.

Ways To Connect

The Utah Public Radio news team spent the opening day of the Utah Legislative Session at the State Capitol, talking to Senators and Representatives about the issues that matter to our listeners. Get ready for some great reporting today and for the next 45 days.

UPR's Legislative Coverage begins Monday, January 23 -- reporting live from the Capitol!

The UPR news team will be covering the session during its entirety.  Expect to hear updates on legislation and interviews with senators and representatives during Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Access Utah and the Utah News at 5:30.

It's Malanka!

Jan 13, 2012

If you're following the Julian calendar, the holidays are still in full swing. This weekend is Malanka, or Ukrainian New Year. Jennifer Pemberton tells us how to celebrate.


Tune in to your UPR station every evening at 5:30 to get the freshest Utah news from your favorite station for local news, hosted by Tom Williams and Mackinzie Hamilton.

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