KUOW

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KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio reaches over 338,000 listeners weekly and serves the Puget Sound region and Western Washington with local, national, and international news and information. KUOW produces an extensive array of locally-produced programs including The Conversation, The Beat, and Weekday, which is heard state-wide through Northwest Public Radio. In all, KUOW-produced programming accounts for more than twenty-seven hours each week. The award-winning KUOW program staff frequently contributes to nationally aired programs. KUOW is a founding member station of National Public Radio (NPR) and a founding producer of the Northwest News Network (N3 ) a cooperative which supplies news content to stations throughout the Northwest.

Series

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3 Pieces

A look at physican addiction and depression

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Apr 30, 2008
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4 Pieces

More than half of the country's native Americans live in cities. These are their stories.

  • From: KUOW
  • Updated: Apr 25, 2004

Latest Pieces

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The third and final part of our series examines military sexual post truama and the role that sexual harrasment plays in miltary sex crime.

Bought by WEZU, WRST-FM Oshkosh, and WAMC


  • Added: Apr 11, 2012
  • Length: 07:12
  • Purchases: 3
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The second part of our series examines the challanges victims face after being sexually assaulted in the military.

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  • Added: Apr 11, 2012
  • Length: 06:47
  • Purchases: 2
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The first segment of our series examines the challenges that military leaders face in implementing new policies aimed at reducing sex crimes in the...

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  • Added: Apr 11, 2012
  • Length: 06:23
  • Purchases: 2
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Father John Fergueson talks about becoming a priest and accepting who he was as a soldier in order to manage his post–traumatic stress disorder.

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  • Added: Jun 22, 2011
  • Length: 11:52
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Elizabeth Kenny, Credit: Holly Arsenault
One night, Elizabeth woke to a voice in her head. She tried to ignore it, but it wouldn't go away. Elizabeth shares how a series of doctors, a long...

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  • Added: Jun 10, 2011
  • Length: 14:52
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Joey Pipia , Credit: Frank Ross
A struggling magician, struck with crippling osteoarthritis, decides to risk everything for the stunt of his life--escaping from a straitjacket whi...

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  • Added: Mar 04, 2011
  • Length: 08:36
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Army Pfc. Ronald Craig (R) and<br> fellow soldiers in 3rd Platoon,<br> Combat Company, 1-32 Infantry,<br> return from a two-week patrol <br>in Afghanistan., Credit: Army Spc. Jon H. Arguello
For troops in Iraq and Afghanistan, chronic orthopedic injuries are on the increase. They are associated with the heavy loads that soldiers are exp...

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  • Added: Feb 28, 2011
  • Length: 06:31
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Army Pfc. Ronald Craig (R) and<br> fellow soldiers in 3rd Platoon,<br> Combat Company, 1-32 Infantry,<br> return from a two-week patrol <br>in Afghanistan., Credit: Army Spc. Jon H. Arguello
A two-part series on the physiological effects on soldiers stemming from the heavy loads they are required to carry while serving in Iraq and Afgh...

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  • Added: Feb 28, 2011
  • Length: 06:21
  • Purchases: 2
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In 1992, Mary Dispenza came out of the closet. She was 56 at the time and headed the Pastoral Life Services program at the Archdiocese of Seattle. ...

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  • Added: Feb 22, 2011
  • Length: 14:37
  • Purchases: 1
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More African Americans are incarcerated, on probation or on parole than were enslaved in 1850. Civil rights lawyer Michelle Alexander argues the ma...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2011
  • Length: 49:27