Access Utah

Weekdays 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Access Utah is UPR's original program focusing on the things that matter to Utah. The hourly show airs daily at 9:00 a.m. and covers everything from gardening to politics in a range of formats from in-depth interviews to call-in shows.

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Access Utah
11:39 am
Mon July 9, 2012

Earwigs, Mites, and More on Access Utah Monday

Diane Alston, Utah State University Extension Entomologist, joins Bryan Earl for the hour to discuss bugs in trees, bushes and other plants and how to get rid of them. 

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11:54 am
Fri July 6, 2012

Midwife for Death on Access Utah Friday

Jerry Grace Lyons, a Californian who is one of the pioneers of the Renasissance of midwifery. Rather than bring people into the world, she is sending them to rest in peace. 

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Access Utah
11:24 am
Thu July 5, 2012

What Doctors Cannot Tell You on Thursday's Access Utah

Kevin Jones is a doctor at the Huntsman Cancer Institute and the University of Utah and in his new book, "What Doctors Cannot Tell You: Clarity, Confidence, and Uncertainty in Medicine,"  he talks about the gray in medicinal knowledge and communication with patients.  Dr. Jones will discuss the way patients can take charge of their medical care and create an open dialogue with doctors by asking questions and making decisions as a team.  

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Access Utah
11:46 am
Tue July 3, 2012

Death and Transfiguration on Tuesday's Access Utah

Former Utah Symphony Associate Concertmaster, Gerald Elias’ new Daniel Jacobus mystery novel “Death and Transfiguration” takes place at the Tanglewood Music Festival.  The villain of the story is Vaclav Herza, the last of a dying breed of great and tyrannical conductors, who has a knack for humiliating talented artists. 

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Access Utah
11:35 am
Mon July 2, 2012

'Squash Bugs' Could Ruin Your Plants

Monday's Access Utah is a repeat from 2011's rainy season. Here's some up-to-date information about critters in your garden.

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10:59 am
Fri June 29, 2012

Autism Across Time on Access Utah Friday

Autism rates across the United States are rising. A new Utah study suggest expanded diagnostic criteria could explain the new increatsed incidence of the disorder. Today on Access utah, Sheri Quinn talks to University of Utah adolescent and child psychiatrist Dr. Deborah Bilder about this new finding and her part in the research. 

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Access Utah
5:25 pm
Wed June 27, 2012

On AU Thursday, Immediate Reactions to Supreme Court Ruling on the Affordable Care Act

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The U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to release its much-anticipated ruling on the Affordable Care Act Thursday morning in the 8:00 hour. We’ll ask you for your reaction on Access Utah at 9:00.

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11:52 am
Wed June 27, 2012

Political Reaction on Access Utah Wednesday

We're looking at reactions to the results of Primary Day and the issues and candidates that will be moving forward to the November election, as well as some who didn't make it. We get political analysis from Frank Pignanelli and LaVarr Webb first. Then, we talk to candidates Donna McAleer (D)  and Sean Reyes. McAleer won her race with 80 percent of the vote. Reyes did not win his race, and he responds.

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4:33 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

It's Fire Season and Election Day on Tuesday's Access Utah

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One of the worst fire seasons in recent memory appears to just be getting started in Utah. Tuesday on Access Utah we’ll get the latest news from Salt Lake Tribune reporters and talk to Utah residents affected by the fires. We’ll also ask BLM Utah Fire Manager, Sheldon Wimmer, what we can do to reduce the risk of fire in the current very dangerous conditions. 

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11:14 am
Mon June 25, 2012

Chickens and Eggs on Access Utah Monday

In many backyards across the state and country, poultry are becoming common. Raising poultry requires space, time, and special ingredients. Chickens are good for gardens, and the soul.  Today Bryan Earl speaks with Brit Merrill and Celia Bell about eggs, gardens, and chickens. 

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