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.

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Restaurants In Crisis

18 hours ago
Brian Albers / KUER

Restaurants have been hit especially hard by the coronavirus pandemic and the prognosis for their future doesn’t look good.

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Take a breath. Like, right now. Did you use your nose or your mouth? Turns out, that matters.

RadioWest Book Club

Aug 11, 2020
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Please join RadioWest and the Salt Lake County Public Library as we read three short stories by Shirley Jackson, a story from Ursula Le Guin and a story N.K. Jemison during the month of August. 

Here’s how it works: 

Join our Facebook Group

Read one story a week through the month of August. 

Here’s the schedule: 

"Go Tell It on the Mountain," by James Baldwin

On Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, the RadioWest Book Club met via Zoom with Dr. Justin Joyce to discuss James Baldwin's Go Tell It on the Mountain

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In a world fully mapped and explored, a world where rational, scientific answers can be made for basically everything, some people are left disenchanted.

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The cutthroat world of politics goes to high school in Boys State, this month's Through the Lens free film screening.

Renee Bright / KUER

How are state officials managing the delicate balancing act of protecting public health while also guarding the health of the economy?

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On a February night in 1965 at England’s prestigious University of Cambridge, two well-known intellectuals, James Baldwin and William F. Buckley Jr., debated the question: Has the American dream been achieved at the expense of the American Negro?

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One of Utah’s many oddities is its state bird: the California Gull. But did you know that the humble gull is the hero in its own miracle tale?

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Brittany Packnett Cunngingham comes from a family of ministers and pastors. It didn't take her long before she found her own spiritual calling as an activist, educator and writer dedicated to fighting for social justice.