The Dolores Chase papers consists mainly of her commentary essays written for the radio program Afternoon Edition on KUER FM90. Chase obtained masters degrees in both English and Arts Administration in 1979. She opened the Dolores Chase Fine Art gallery in 1985 in downtown Salt Lake City.
The KUER radio records (2000-2002) contain documents relating to the program format of KUER. KUER radio is a public radio station serving the Salt Lake Valley since 1960, and the State of Utah since 1983. Its programming features highly rated National Public Radio programs such as "Morning Edition" and "All Things Considered." This collection contains documents relating to KUER's format change from classical to a program featuring round-the-clock news, talk, and weekend Jazz music.