Come learn about the mayoral candidates for the Logan Mayor race happening in August. Utah Public Radio and the Herald Journal are sponsoring a Logan mayoral debate Thursday July 25 at the Whittier Center in Logan.
Logan's three candidates for the mayoral race will meet with the public at 7 p.m.
All three candidates are scheduled to attend. The candidates are:
The Senate voted Tuesday to proceed in their deliberations on immigration reform. KCPW’s Roger McDonough spoke with Mark Alvarez, a Salt Lake attorney, Spanish language radio host and Immigration Specialist with Telemundo Utah, to get an update on the reform process, and to hear about the human element often lost in the debate.
October: That’s when Public Radio’s favorite family doctor Zorba Paster visits Utah Public Radio. Zorba will be in Logan and Moab. Listen to him live on Access Utah, October 17 at 9 am. Check back here for a complete schedule as it becomes available.
The auction is open now through the evening of Tuesday, June 18. First time bidders must register before proceeding. Former users simply log in.
Fill out the form for a new bidder, and click register. The form will then show again, with a link at the top that says, "Please Click Here to Begin Bidding!" which will link you back to the main page of the auction.
Thank you for your pledges of financial support during UPR’s Spring 2013 Pledge Drive. Our listeners' pledges will plant more than 2,500 ponderosa pine trees next year in Utah’s Manti-La Sal National Forest through our partnership with the National Forest Foundation!
The beloved NPR show Wait Wait Don't Tell Me! will be coming to the big screen on Thursday May 2, 2013. UPR will host our guests at the showing in Ogden at the Cinemark Tinseltown 14 Theatre.
Host Peter Sagal and official judge and scorekeeper Carl Kasell will be joined by panelists Paula Poundstone, Mo Rocca and Tom Bodett to play the quiz in front of a live audience - Carl reading limericks! Celebrity guests answering stupid questions! Faces made for radio! You’ve heard it in 1D, now see it live in 2D.
Friday at UPR we're giving away another package to the UPR StoryCorps event in May, with your support. Each person who fills out and submits our pledge form will be entered in to win the escape package:
It's spring pledge drive, hand in hand with our 60th anniversary. We're celebrating what makes Utah Public Radio work- our members and listeners.
You are UPR- you provide the means for us to gather quality news and information. You provide the means for us to reach out in our community. You are the beneficiaries of our work, and we couldn't do it without you.
UPR and Dixie Regional Medical Center are sponsoring the StoryCorps recording booth in St. George May 2 to June 1, and the slots are ready to be taken!
StoryCorps allows two people to enter the recording booth and interview each other for 45 minutes. At the end of the interview, they receive a CD of the interview, and a copy of their interview is placed in the Library of Congress.