Wasatch

Latest stories

4h
Crain's Detroit Business
LawnGuru closes $1 million seed round amid rapid growth planscontinuing the research and development of the company's technology." Particip
LawnGuru closes $1 million seed round amid rapid growth plans
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 hours ago
continuing the research and development of the company's technology." Participants in the funding round included Sierra Wasatch Capital, Canyon Creek Capital, Briggs and Stratton and Sequoia Capital's scout program. "While LawnGuru has been... Read more
7h
Business Wire
LawnGuru Closes $1 Million Seed Round, Moves to Ann Arborfor lawn mowing and snow removal services, today announced that it closed a $1
LawnGuru Closes $1 Million Seed Round, Moves to Ann Arbor
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
for lawn mowing and snow removal services, today announced that it closed a $1 million seed funding round, led by Sierra Wasatch Capital. Other participants included Canyon Creek Capital, Briggs and Stratton and Sequoia Capital’s scout... Read more
1d
Deseret News
Ralph Becker: Reaching for the best of the Wasatch MountainsChaffetz, Chris Stewart and Mia Love introduced legislation (HR5718) to solve t
Ralph Becker: Reaching for the best of the Wasatch Mountains
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Chaffetz, Chris Stewart and Mia Love introduced legislation (HR5718) to solve thorny issues and solidify protection of the Wasatch Mountains. The charter and legislation were locally developed and agreed upon by every major interest in the Wasatch... Read more
1d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga blogger wins Amtrak writer residencyand beautiful Salt Lake City. Her only regret is that the train hurtled through
Chattanooga blogger wins Amtrak writer residency
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
and beautiful Salt Lake City. Her only regret is that the train hurtled through Utah at night so she missed the snow topped Wasatch mountains. Almost all writers eventually collide with money worries and the loneliness of writer's block.... Read more
4d
Deseret News
Suspicious brush fires in Salt Lake, Utah counties connected, investigators sayafter. In this case, McFarland said an additional three fires were reported in
Suspicious brush fires in Salt Lake, Utah counties connected, investigators say
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
after. In this case, McFarland said an additional three fires were reported in the Knudsens Corner area near 6200 S. Wasatch Dr. Although all three incidents were believed to be connected, McFarland said there was no evidence Thursday to... Read more
5d
Salt Lake City Weekly
Holy Spiritsof cream on the top if desired. Garnish with mint. Sip through a straw. Sigh.
Holy Spirits
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
of cream on the top if desired. Garnish with mint. Sip through a straw. Sigh. Day Drinking Chugging on brews like a crisp Wasatch Apricot Hefeweizen in the outfield watching Salt Lake Bees baseball is one of the best ways to spend time during a... Read more
5d
Salt Lake City Weekly
O, Pie and Beerpie, be sure to call 24 hours in advance. It would be a no-brainer to enjoy Mas
O, Pie and Beer
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
pie, be sure to call 24 hours in advance. It would be a no-brainer to enjoy Masten's raspberry cream pie with a cold mug of Wasatch Brewery Raspberry Wheat beer—one of my favorite summertime sippers. Or, enjoy a peach pie with Epic Brewery's... Read more
6d
Deseret News
Bountiful baby born with extremely rare genetic disorder fights to surviveproblems and shorter limbs. "Intellectual disabilities and developmental delay
Bountiful baby born with extremely rare genetic disorder fights to survive
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
problems and shorter limbs. "Intellectual disabilities and developmental delay before that," said Dr. Andrea Edwards, of Wasatch Pediatrics. "About half of them will have seizures." The news was hard for Kalea's family to take. "It was like,... Read more
8d
Deseret News
Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: GOP Convention, Chaffetz's future and the PLIhas been on a roll lately, winning big in the primary election, unveiling major
Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: GOP Convention, Chaffetz's future and the PLI
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
has been on a roll lately, winning big in the primary election, unveiling major bipartisan conservation legislation for the Wasatch mountains, chairing a hearing grilling FBI Director James Comey, and starring in TV interviews. What’s in the... Read more
9d
The Morning Call
A less glamorous side of Olympic life: peeing in a cup under watchful eyesremain viable for testing and needs to arrive at the lab within 36 hours of bei
A less glamorous side of Olympic life: peeing in a cup under watchful eyes
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
remain viable for testing and needs to arrive at the lab within 36 hours of being drawn. Nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch mountains in Salt Lake City sits a nondescript brick office park with no signage out front. The UPS deliveryman... Read more
9d
Sun-Sentinel
A less glamorous side of Olympic life: peeing in a cup under watchful eyesremain viable for testing and needs to arrive at the lab within 36 hours of bei
A less glamorous side of Olympic life: peeing in a cup under watchful eyes
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
remain viable for testing and needs to arrive at the lab within 36 hours of being drawn. Nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch mountains in Salt Lake City sits a nondescript brick office park with no signage out front. The UPS deliveryman... Read more
9d
Nevada Appeal
Ultrarunning gaining ground in Tahoe areaIn September, Pelster is planning to complete her fourth 100-miler. Most recent
Ultrarunning gaining ground in Tahoe area
Nevada Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
In September, Pelster is planning to complete her fourth 100-miler. Most recently, she finished as the third woman in the Wasatch 100 in Utah. Three weeks later, she ran a podium-earning finish in the 63-mile Ultra Trail Gurara Somontano near her... Read more
11d
Finance and Commerce
Climbing walls head to shopping centers near youan additional $1.5 million on the necessary safety and workout equipment, he sa
Climbing walls head to shopping centers near you
Finance and Commerce / Posted 11 days ago
an additional $1.5 million on the necessary safety and workout equipment, he said. John Dahlstrom, property manager at Wasatch Commercial Management, said Momentum has a 20-year lease because they have an “unusual use.” An average lease for... Read more
12d
Salt Lake City Weekly
The Prizeremember when I was about to head home after four days of enlightenment and deb
The Prize
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
remember when I was about to head home after four days of enlightenment and debauchery, gazing upon the downtown skyline, Wasatch Front in the background, and feeling an inordinate desire to come back. Little did I know what was in store. This... Read more
12d
Salt Lake City Weekly
I Will Be Mrs. UtahUtah, an organization that pairs therapy animals to those in need, and she was
I Will Be Mrs. Utah
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
Utah, an organization that pairs therapy animals to those in need, and she was behind the organization of the first Wasatch Front Teacher Appreciation Day, which gave 900 local educators a night out at the Living Planet Aquarium. "Education... Read more
13d
Deseret News
Heber Latinos launch initiative to eliminate underage drinkingfuture, it impacts the young, developing brain, it subjects you to addiction,”
Heber Latinos launch initiative to eliminate underage drinking
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
future, it impacts the young, developing brain, it subjects you to addiction,” he said. Leslie Salamanca, 17, a senior at Wasatch High and member of Latinos in Action, said she believes the initiative will help kids to be better educated when it... Read more
13d
Deseret News
Feds seek $1.6M from contractor for fighting 2012 Alpine firehomes. The National Weather Service had issued a "Red Flag" warning of the ris
Feds seek $1.6M from contractor for fighting 2012 Alpine fire
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
homes. The National Weather Service had issued a "Red Flag" warning of the risk of wildfires for July 3, 2012, on the Wasatch Range, including the area where the fire started that day, according to the lawsuit. The contractors failed to take... Read more
13d
Deseret News
Pollutants study reveals elevated levels of formaldehyde in Bountifulthe advent of cleaner car technology is responsible and suggests that the pollu
Pollutants study reveals elevated levels of formaldehyde in Bountiful
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
the advent of cleaner car technology is responsible and suggests that the pollutant has decreased elsewhere along the Wasatch Front. Matt Pacenza, executive director of HEAL Utah — a clean air advocacy group — said the study's results should... Read more
13d
FOX 13 Utah
Utah County residents gather to show support for law enforcementPROVO, Utah -- Echoing off the Wasatch front in Provo, the sound of car horns b
Utah County residents gather to show support for law enforcement
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 13 days ago
PROVO, Utah -- Echoing off the Wasatch front in Provo, the sound of car horns blared from the corner of Center Street and 500 West. "Honk if you love officers," said Megan Boulton, Founder of the 10-78 Utah Foundation, a group that raises money for... Read more
14d
FOX 13 Utah
Republicans, Democrats agree on new legislation to protect Wasatch MountainsRepresentatives, gathered in support of a bill that deals with a contentious is
Republicans, Democrats agree on new legislation to protect Wasatch Mountains
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 14 days ago
Representatives, gathered in support of a bill that deals with a contentious issue: the environment and development in the Wasatch Mountains. Rep. Jason Chaffetz will sponsor the Central Wasatch National Conservation and Recreation Area Act of... Read more
14d
Deseret News
Rep. Jason Chaffetz introduces bill to manage central Wasatch MountainsSALT LAKE CITY — A hard-fought comprise on conservation, preservation and futur
Rep. Jason Chaffetz introduces bill to manage central Wasatch Mountains
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A hard-fought comprise on conservation, preservation and future development of the central Wasatch Mountains' most popular and critical recreation areas could become federal law. Chaffetz said the bill would guide growth and... Read more
15d
AdWeek
Why Utah Is Poised to Be America's Next Tech and Creative Hubit's a really great kind of litmus test." As Utah continues to heat up, change
Why Utah Is Poised to Be America's Next Tech and Creative Hub
AdWeek / Posted 15 days ago
it's a really great kind of litmus test." As Utah continues to heat up, change is inevitable for the region known as the Wasatch Front. Provo's mayor gets the sense that "every basement could have the next hidden gem, the next Vivint, the next... Read more
15d
Deseret News
About Utah: Welcome to Wallsburg's WoodstockWALLSBURG, Wasatch County — This isn’t Ted and Sandy Shupe’s first music festiv
About Utah: Welcome to Wallsburg's Woodstock
Deseret News / Posted 15 days ago
WALLSBURG, Wasatch County — This isn’t Ted and Sandy Shupe’s first music festival. Not by a long shot. Descendants of pickers, strummers and fiddlers dating back five generations — and parents themselves of five pickers and strummers who are carrying... Read more
17d
Daily Mail
Utah resident is first confirmed Zika death in the USexotic mosquito species [Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus] capable of transmi
Utah resident is first confirmed Zika death in the US
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
exotic mosquito species [Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus] capable of transmitting Zika virus are not found along the Wasatch Front,' Dr. Ari Faraji, manager of the Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District, said in a statement. RELATED... Read more
109 related stories
17d
CBS News
Utah resident dies after contracting Zika virusexotic mosquito species [Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus] capable of transmi
Utah resident dies after contracting Zika virus
CBS News / Posted 17 days ago
exotic mosquito species [Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus] capable of transmitting Zika virus are not found along the Wasatch Front," Dr. Ari Faraji, manager of the Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District, said in a statement. "In fact, so... Read more
109 related stories
17d
FOX News
Utah woman is 1st confirmed Zika-related death in continental USexotic mosquito species [Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus] capable of transmi
Utah woman is 1st confirmed Zika-related death in continental US
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
exotic mosquito species [Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus] capable of transmitting Zika virus are not found along the Wasatch Front,” said Dr. Ari Faraji, manager of the Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District. “In fact, so far this season,... Read more
109 related stories
17d
Business Wire
Fitch Rates West Valley City, UT's Sales Tax Bonds 'AA', Lease Rev Bonds 'AAlinks (an international airport, three major highways and a light-rail system).
Fitch Rates West Valley City, UT's Sales Tax Bonds 'AA', Lease Rev Bonds 'AA
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
links (an international airport, three major highways and a light-rail system). The city is part of the broad and dynamic Wasatch Front regional economy, with a strong service, retail and manufacturing presence. The city's median household income... Read more
3 related stories
17d
Deseret News
Salt Lake County resident becomes first Zika-related death in continental USfrom mosquitoes in the area. “The exotic mosquito species capable of transmitt
Salt Lake County resident becomes first Zika-related death in continental US
Deseret News / Posted 17 days ago
from mosquitoes in the area. “The exotic mosquito species capable of transmitting Zika virus are not found along the Wasatch Front,” said Dr. Ari Faraji, manager of the Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District. “In fact, so far this season,... Read more
109 related stories
17d
FOX 13 Utah
Utah woman with Zika virus dies, first Zika-related death in USexotic mosquito species [Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus] capable of transmi
Utah woman with Zika virus dies, first Zika-related death in US
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 17 days ago
exotic mosquito species [Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus] capable of transmitting Zika virus are not found along the Wasatch Front,” said Dr. Ari Faraji, manager of the Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District. “In fact, so far this season,... Read more
109 related stories
17d
Deseret News
Best ways to cope with recent violent deaths of youths? Connect, talk it out and seek help, experts saySALT LAKE CITY — In the past week, five youths along the Wasatch Front died sud
Best ways to cope with recent violent deaths of youths? Connect, talk it out and seek help, experts say
Deseret News / Posted 17 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — In the past week, five youths along the Wasatch Front died sudden, violent deaths. The three events are unrelated, but families and friends are all coping with the grief of young lives cut short at the hands of others. The larger... Read more
19d
Deseret News
1 of Utah's prized national forests targeted in long-term management planning efffort— Salt Lake City Main Library, fourth floor, 210 E. 400 South. Earlier this ye
1 of Utah's prized national forests targeted in long-term management planning efffort
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
— Salt Lake City Main Library, fourth floor, 210 E. 400 South. Earlier this year, the Ashley National Forest and the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest began an environmental impact statement probing impacts of domesticated sheep grazing on 10... Read more
20d
Deseret News
Discarded fireworks spark three house fires in two daysSALT LAKE CITY — Three homes along the Wasatch Front have been damaged this wee
Discarded fireworks spark three house fires in two days
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Three homes along the Wasatch Front have been damaged this week by fires caused by discarded fireworks. And a grass fire in Salt Lake City early Tuesday was sparked by a large group of people neglecting fireworks rules, according to... Read more
20d
FOX 13 Utah
100 Things To Do In SLC Before You Diefoodie forays, weird Utah adventures, quirky events and kid-friendly fun. Not
100 Things To Do In SLC Before You Die
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 20 days ago
foodie forays, weird Utah adventures, quirky events and kid-friendly fun. Not only just in Salt Lake but around the Wasatch, front and back. Author of the book, Jeremy Pugh, shares a few of his favorites. Chase down a food truck Summer... Read more
20d
Emery County Progress
Vietnam Veteran recognition planned for Peach Days - July 5, 2016from me entitled "An open letter to the governor" concerning The Utah Vietnam V
Vietnam Veteran recognition planned for Peach Days - July 5, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 20 days ago
from me entitled "An open letter to the governor" concerning The Utah Vietnam Veterans Recognition Events being held on the Wasatch Front and in Southern Utah but ignoring the Vietnam vets here in Central Utah. On May 10th I received a call from the... Read more
20d
Emery County Progress
Farm Bureau President visits county - July 5, 2016number one goal is to help people in Utah and our nation to understand farmers.
Farm Bureau President visits county - July 5, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 20 days ago
number one goal is to help people in Utah and our nation to understand farmers. We have great diversity. The people on the Wasatch Front don't understand. We want to help people understand our issues. Go to your county Farm Bureau and get involved.... Read more
22d
FOX 13 Utah
One dead, one critical after crash; US 40 closed near Strawberry ReservoirWASATCH COUNTY, Utah — One person is dead and another is in critical condition
One dead, one critical after crash; US 40 closed near Strawberry Reservoir
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 22 days ago
WASATCH COUNTY, Utah — One person is dead and another is in critical condition after a crash near Strawberry Reservoir Sunday, and authorities expected US 40 to remain closed in the vicinity into Sunday evening. According to the Utah Highway Patrol,... Read more
24d
Deseret News
Fire officials encourage Utahns to be smart, safe with fireworksare used vary from city to city, but state fire officials say there are several
Fire officials encourage Utahns to be smart, safe with fireworks
Deseret News / Posted 24 days ago
are used vary from city to city, but state fire officials say there are several common-sense guidelines residents along the Wasatch Front can follow to help prevent wildfires. Utah Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands spokesman Jason Curry... Read more
24d
Deseret News
Checkpoint steps up fight against invasive quagga musselDeer Creek land on the list of the state-infested waters, the results could be
Checkpoint steps up fight against invasive quagga mussel
Deseret News / Posted 24 days ago
Deer Creek land on the list of the state-infested waters, the results could be disastrous and costly for one of the Wasatch Front's chief sources of water, said division spokesman Mark Hadley. "Right now, the news is pretty good," he said,... Read more
24d
Park Record
Park City celebrates the Fourth of July with funout there, but people can meet their friends and park a few cars there if they'
Park City celebrates the Fourth of July with fun
Park Record / Posted 24 days ago
out there, but people can meet their friends and park a few cars there if they're coming in from Eastern Summit County or Wasatch County and drive into town in one car to help ease traffic and congestion," she said. "People can also park at... Read more
25d
Deseret News
Freeway cattle drive begins in showdown with the stateadded, was at the table with impacted livestock owners assuring continued acces
Freeway cattle drive begins in showdown with the state
Deseret News / Posted 25 days ago
added, was at the table with impacted livestock owners assuring continued access. By 2005, amid a increasingly congested Wasatch Front, Bergman said the state changed its mind, insisting the Pentz family find an alternative avenue of getting... Read more
25d
Salt Lake City Weekly
Topophilia"the ground is friendly" as Willa Cather put it. The friendliest ground is the
Topophilia
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
"the ground is friendly" as Willa Cather put it. The friendliest ground is the mountains. I find myself imprinted on the Wasatch like a Lorenzian goose. My internal compass swivels on them. Without them as a reference point, I often lost my... Read more
26d
Deseret News
Community leaders share growth strategies along Wasatch Frontmuch change as there is now. "Half of Utah that will exist in 2050 has not yet
Community leaders share growth strategies along Wasatch Front
Deseret News / Posted 26 days ago
much change as there is now. "Half of Utah that will exist in 2050 has not yet been created," Grow said Wednesday at the Wasatch Choice 2050 Consortium and Active Transportation and Health Summit. "And half of what exists today is going to... Read more
26d
Deseret News
Primary election signals changes for State Board of Educationboard member Dixie Allen held a lead of 44.5 percent for District 12, which inc
Primary election signals changes for State Board of Education
Deseret News / Posted 26 days ago
board member Dixie Allen held a lead of 44.5 percent for District 12, which includes parts of Summit, Daggett, Wasatch, Duchense and Uintah counties. About 30.4 percent of voters favored Alisa Ellis, and 25.2 percent supported James... Read more
26d
Deseret News
In Utah, Jazz draft picks very excited for an NBA opportunityin Ogden. He believes knowing so many people in Utah after a four-year Weber St
In Utah, Jazz draft picks very excited for an NBA opportunity
Deseret News / Posted 26 days ago
in Ogden. He believes knowing so many people in Utah after a four-year Weber State career and being familiar with the Wasatch Front will help him acclimate quicker to the next challenge he faces — making the Jazz's opening-day roster. The... Read more
4 related stories
26d
Deseret News
UHP blanketing Utah roads with extra troopers during July 4 weekendwe're going to stop them and have a conversation about that," Rapich said, The
UHP blanketing Utah roads with extra troopers during July 4 weekend
Deseret News / Posted 26 days ago
we're going to stop them and have a conversation about that," Rapich said, They will also be concentrating efforts on the Wasatch Front to look for aggressive drivers. Rapich said cars are made today to go faster than ever, but there are also more... Read more
26d
Salt Lake City Weekly
Mining Memoriesthe corner of the valley," says Lark historian and former Kennecott geologist R
Mining Memories
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
the corner of the valley," says Lark historian and former Kennecott geologist Richardson. "You could look out and see the Wasatch Mountains." He and his wife would go for walks after dinner on the sand dunes, the smells of the copper minerals in... Read more
26d
Salt Lake City Weekly
Summer School and Good Karmaitems include curries, Indian breads, basmati rice, vegetable dishes, desserts
Summer School and Good Karma
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
items include curries, Indian breads, basmati rice, vegetable dishes, desserts and more. Food Fest Vendors Wanted The Wasatch International Food Festival was formed from a community initiative to hold a food-centric event that would showcase... Read more
26d
Deseret News
Election tallies: Primary election resultsof 700 East, Draper, Cottonwood Heights and Holladay in Salt Lake County; and a
Election tallies: Primary election results
Deseret News / Posted 26 days ago
of 700 East, Draper, Cottonwood Heights and Holladay in Salt Lake County; and all of Carbon, Emery, Grand, San Juan and Wasatch counties Jason Chaffetz (R-inc) 43,764 79% Chia-Chi Teng (R) 11,913 21% Salt Lake County: South Jordan, western... Read more
26d
dna
7 things to know about Quess Corp's Rs 400-crore IPO opening todayInvestment Authority, Fidelity Investments, ICICI Prudential MF, HDFC MF, Nomur
7 things to know about Quess Corp's Rs 400-crore IPO opening today
dna / Posted 26 days ago
Investment Authority, Fidelity Investments, ICICI Prudential MF, HDFC MF, Nomura, Harvard Management Co, DSP BlackRock, Wasatch, Pictet and Grandeur Peak. 4) The IPO issue will open for public subscription tomorrow and close on July 1. 5) The... Read more
11 related stories
27d
FOX 13 Utah
Several Heber City businesses evacuated due to gas leakHeber City police. The businesses are in the area of the 500 North block of Mai
Several Heber City businesses evacuated due to gas leak
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 27 days ago
Heber City police. The businesses are in the area of the 500 North block of Main Street. Questar and Heber City Public Works were on scene investigating the incident. Wasatch County Fire/EMS cleared the scene and the evacuation order has been lift... Read more
More

People in this news