KUED Hires New Producer/Host

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Monday, July 16, 2018 - 4:00pm

Liz Adeola, with a decade of experience as a journalist, has joined the KUED staff as the new host/producer of the upcoming KUED series, This is Utah. Most recently, Adeola was an anchor and multimedia journalist for RTV6 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

This is Utah, a new series produced by KUED, celebrates the spectacular landscape of Utah and the personalities who call this place home. Adeola and crew will travel the state, exploring what it means to be a Utahn and what makes the state so special. Each weekly episode will feature stories about the arts, culture, places, adventure, recreation, foods, and events that are uniquely Utahn.

Utah has is its own distinctive mix of independent Western attitude, inspiring landscapes, and unique pioneer heritage. Its environment, history, and culture inform who we are.

“I’ve spent more than a decade working as a television journalist — meeting people, getting them to open up and share their stories to help make communities better places to live,” says Adeola. Being a journalist is a privilege that I cherish dearly and I am excited to continue telling incredible stories in Utah while working at KUED."

“There has never been a better time for a weekly series that discovers, explores, and celebrates our pride through the people, places, and activities of Utah,” says KUED Director of Content Lisa Olken.




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