KUTV Newswatch 2 at 6: Wednesday, January 12, 1977, 6 P.M. news

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Title KUTV Newswatch 2 at 6: Wednesday, January 12, 1977, 6 P.M. news
Alternative Title Wednesday, January 12, 1977 6 P.M. news
Creator KUTV (Television station : Salt Lake City Utah)
Contributor Wood, Terry, 1947- ; Grossman, Barbara (Journalist); Tyre, Adele; Allgire, Dick; Swatt, Steve [national]; Eubank, Mark E.; Wirth, Craig; Marcroft, Bill; Dunbar, Walt; Rawson, Mike; Stein, Reece; Gilmour, Sandy; Smith, Sunday
Date 1977-01-12
Spatial Coverage Utah, United States; Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Subject Television news programs--Utah--Salt Lake City; Television broadcasting--Utah--Salt Lake City; KUTV (Television station : Salt Lake City Utah)
Description Digitized version of an aircheck for the color broadcast of the evening news from January 12th, 1977, originally recorded on U-matic videocassette. Includes commercials. Broadcast headlines: US District Court judge hearing testimony regarding whether newsmen should be able to witness the execution of Gary Gilmore; Gary Gilmore's prison restrictions relaxed with looming execution, able to visit with family and attorneys; KUTV and Salt Lake Tribute maintain that there is a need for the media to be present at the Gary Gilmore execution, but not broadcast the execution; A Salt Lake City attorney petitions the Utah Attorney General's Office to stay the execution, says state could be liable for $2.5 million if unconstitutional Gary Gilmore execution occurs; Utah Attorney General Robert Hansen cites he has no power in the matter; Draper man injured when his truck was hit by a train; Three charged with assaulting a police officer after brawl in Salt Lake City; Salt Lake City low-income housing program under attack, tenants question the way units are regulated, citing frequent and fraudulent inspections; The Utah State Legislature is considering a posthumous pardon for Joe Hill, who was executed in 1915; New Utah Attorney General Robert Hansen hopes to find solution to human resources issues; Troubleshooter: free cement sample sent with payment invoice; C.B. radio boom begets misuse, endangering safety by clogging emergency channels; Weather report; Wirth Watching: University of Utah women's basketball team; National and local sports including Daytona Beach, Florida Go Kart racing; Hill Air Force Base auction; Ted Bundy appears before state parole board asking for kidnapping conviction to be overturned; Utahn Richard Richards is a candidate to be the new Republican National Party chairman; Fathers stay home on childcare leave to take care of babies while women go back to work; Utah House of Representatives passes a bill to put a student on the board of regents and to raise workman's compensation payments; Salt Lake City lime kilns will be restored by the University of Utah; Outdoors: pheasant hunting and 1977 hunting and fishing season dates; Report on hearing regarding media presence at the execution of Gary Gilmore; Teresa Nicholson will stand trial for alleged murder by neglect of her 19-month-old son; Ogden City wants Weber County to build ice skating rink; World and national news headlines; Stock market report; National and local sports; Rise in truck hijackings and theft of interstate shipments across the United States; Extended weather report; Astrologer Joyce Jillson report will be integrated into the local news broadcast in Los Angeles
Collection Number and Name A0303, KUTV News collection
Type Image/MovingImage
Genre U-Matic
Format video/mp4
Extent 1:03:16
Language eng
Rights https://rightsstatements.org/page/InC/1.0/
Metadata Cataloger Daniel Lee
ARK ark:/87278/s6vq7mq1
Relation For a finding aid for the collection, including contents of each program, see: http://archiveswest.orbiscascade.org/ark:/80444/xv245086
Setname uum_knc
Date Created 2019-09-26
Date Modified 2019-09-26
ID 1462394
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6vq7mq1
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