Vaccine Incentives, Jobless Benefits and Restaurant Rules On Behind The Headlines

May 14, 2021

Credit cdc.gov

 Utah Gov. Spencer Cox says he's exploring the idea of paying residents to get vaccinated. Meanwhile, Cox is cancelling COVID-related unemployment payments in the state. And the various ways Utah restaurants and bars are responding to the lifting of public health orders. 

At 9 a.m. on Friday, Salt Lake Tribune reporters Kathy Stephenson and Taylor Stevens, and news columnist Robert Gehrke join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories. Every Friday at 9 a.m., stream “Behind the Headlines” at kcpw.org, or tune in to KCPW 88.3 FM or Utah Public Radio for the broadcast. Join the live conversation by calling (801) 355-TALK. THE RUNDOWNTribune reporters Kathy Stephenson and Taylor Stevens, and news columnist Robert Gehrke join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories, including the concept of paying residents to get vaccinated.   Every Friday at 9 a.m., stream "Behind the Headlines" at kcpw.org, or tune in to KCPW 88.3 FM or Utah Public Radio for the broadcast. Join the live conversation by calling (801) 355-TALK.