Doug Fabrizio

Host/Executive Producer

Doug Fabrizio has been reporting for KUER News since 1987, and became News Director in 1993. In 2001, he became host and executive producer of KUER's RadioWest, a one hour conversation/call-in show on KUER 90.1 in Salt Lake City. He has gained a reputation for his thoughtful style. He has interviewed everyone from Isabel Allende to the Dalai Lama, and from Madeleine Albright to Desmond Tutu. His interview skills landed him a spot as a guest host of the national NPR program, "Talk of the Nation." He has won numerous awards for his reporting and for his work with RadioWest and KUED's Utah NOW from such organizations as the Society of Professional Journalists, the Utah Broadcasters Association, the Public Radio News Directors Association and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Ways to Connect

Renee Bright / KUER

There’s a community of former members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who believe they’ve found healing and discovered a new sense of spirituality in magic mushrooms. 

Ivana Martinez / KUER

In 2020, former Utah State legislator Steve Urquhart founded a religion. Their sacrament? Magic mushrooms.

RadioWest Book Club

Feb 25, 2021
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Please join RadioWest and the Davis County Public Library as we read They Called Us Enemy, by George Takei during March 2021. 

Here’s how it works: 

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Read along with the schedule:

Created by Renee Bright

On Monday, Feb. 22, 2021, the RadioWest Book Club met via Zoom with David Dunaway to discuss "Brave New World," by Aldous Huxley. 

Christine Irvine

When we hear the word “abolitionist” we generally think of 19th century freedom fighters. 

Trent Meisenheimer / Utah Avalanche Center

On Feb. 6 of this year, two groups of skiers went into Salt Lake City’s Millcreek Canyon for a day of powdery ski runs in the backcountry. 

With KUER airing special coverage of the Senate impeachment trial this week, RadioWest will not air on Friday, Feb. 12, 2021 at its usual 11 a.m. or noon MST on KUER, 90.1. You can find regular programming, including RadioWest, over on KUER-2, which you can access at KUER.org (click on "All Streams"), on our mobile app or by using your smart speaker.

Thank you for your patience and we hope to be back to our regular Friday timeslot next week. 

Renee Bright / KUER

Maria Konnikova was having a bad year. So, to help pull herself out, this Harvard-trained psychologist decided to take up high stakes, competitive poker as a way to study human behavior. 

Erik Neumann

This Friday on RadioWest, we’re examining former-President Trump’s impact on the environment and public lands here in the West. Like so many issues these days, this is divisive territory.

Fide Ruiz-Healy / Courtesy of Sundance Institute

Gregory Barnes begins his Sundance short with this quote from former-LDS church president Gordon B. Hinkley: “In these latter-days, pornography has spread further, and reaches wider, than the Gospel of Jesus Christ. It is a tragic evil among us.” 

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