Wasatch

Latest stories

12h
Deseret News
Jay Evensen: Utah's air pollution problems defy simple solutions from Washingtonto the beauty of the area to families and children are affected by how clean th
Jay Evensen: Utah's air pollution problems defy simple solutions from Washington
Deseret News / Posted 12 hours ago
to the beauty of the area to families and children are affected by how clean the air is,” he said, noting there is much the Wasatch Front, the Uintah Basin and other places in the state can do to improve things. But pollution is not always an... Read more
13h
examiner.com
Look out sandwich loversby selling ready to eat bolillo bread for these and so many more creations. In
Look out sandwich lovers
examiner.com / Posted 13 hours ago
by selling ready to eat bolillo bread for these and so many more creations. In an effort to promote creativity across the Wasatch Front, try these single serving options on for size: Torta de Carne Asada 1-2 slices of skirt steak, flap steak, or... Read more
13h
KRDO Colorado Springs
Changes coming to roads near Colorado CollegeSprings. Residents and students got a look at those changes Tuesday during an
Changes coming to roads near Colorado College
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 hours ago
Springs. Residents and students got a look at those changes Tuesday during an open house. Five roads, Cascade, Nevada and Wasatch avenues and Fontanero and Weber streets will all lose lanes. Currently all of them are four-lane roads. The city will... Read more
19h
Park Record
Utah Department of Transportation kicks off summer construction projectsUDOT is expected to spend slightly more than $25 million on road improvement pr
Utah Department of Transportation kicks off summer construction projects
Park Record / Posted 19 hours ago
UDOT is expected to spend slightly more than $25 million on road improvement projects that are scheduled in Summit and Wasatch counties, including $4.2 million on the maintenance work that will take place on several bridges along a five-mile... Read more
20h
Park Record
Wasatch Back Student Art Show looks into the future The them is about the Year 3000 The Kimball Art Center wants to invite the c
Wasatch Back Student Art Show looks into the future
Park Record / Posted 20 hours ago
The them is about the Year 3000 The Kimball Art Center wants to invite the community to the future.This Friday, the nonprofit will open the annual Wasatch Back Student Art Show, which will feature... Read more
1d
Emery County Progress
Republicans field commission candidate - May 3, 2016"I work with him every day and he is well deserving of re-election. Sen. Hinkin
Republicans field commission candidate - May 3, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted yesterday
"I work with him every day and he is well deserving of re-election. Sen. Hinkins is running against people from the Wasatch Front. He is willing to fight to keep coal jobs. The power rates in California are 35 cents per kh; here they are 10... Read more
1d
Deseret News
High school soccer: 3A/2A state tournament pairingsHall (6-5-2) at South Summit (12-1-1), 4 p.m. Gunnison (7-6-1) at Millard (10-
High school soccer: 3A/2A state tournament pairings
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Hall (6-5-2) at South Summit (12-1-1), 4 p.m. Gunnison (7-6-1) at Millard (10-2-1), 4 p.m. Delta (7-5-1) at Wasatch Academy (10-3-1), 4 p.m. Maeser Prep (9-5-0) at St. Joseph (10-3-0), 4 p.m. Emery (9-5-0) at American Leadership... Read more
2d
FOX 13 Utah
Strong winds in northern Utah cause hundreds of thousands of dollars in damagesUTAH -- Northern Wasatch Front communities spent Sunday cleaning up after a win
Strong winds in northern Utah cause hundreds of thousands of dollars in damages
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
UTAH -- Northern Wasatch Front communities spent Sunday cleaning up after a wind storm whipped through Saturday night and Sunday morning. The winds damaged houses, cars and trees and left nearly 40,000 people without power at one point. The wind may... Read more
3d
FOX 13 Utah
Strong winds continue in Davis, Weber Counties, thousands without powerNORTHERN WASATCH FRONT, Utah — More than 28,000 Rocky Mountain Power customers
Strong winds continue in Davis, Weber Counties, thousands without power
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT, Utah — More than 28,000 Rocky Mountain Power customers are without power in the Layton, Ogden, Salt Lake City areas due to a severe windstorm that tore through parts of the state Saturday night. A high wind warning is in... Read more
3d
Deseret News
Ralph Becker: Why 'process' matters in governance and governmentproject was the nation’s first net zero public safety building. Regionally, in
Ralph Becker: Why 'process' matters in governance and government
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
project was the nation’s first net zero public safety building. Regionally, intense and competing pressures on our Wasatch Mountains convinced me in 2012 that unless the primary interest groups work together to find solutions, deadlocks and... Read more
4d
Raw Story
‘You’re a sinner’: How the ‘Mormon Harvard’ shames rape victimsHarvard of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Attending the grac
‘You’re a sinner’: How the ‘Mormon Harvard’ shames rape victims
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
Harvard of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Attending the graceful campus at the foot of the snow-capped Wasatch Range is an aspiration for many young Mormons, and being thrown out is a black mark that can follow the devout for... Read more
47 related stories
4d
Guardian Unlimited
'You're a sinner': how a Mormon university shames rape victimsHarvard of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Attending the grac
'You're a sinner': how a Mormon university shames rape victims
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
Harvard of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Attending the graceful campus at the foot of the snow-capped Wasatch Range is an aspiration for many young Mormons, and being thrown out is a black mark that can follow the devout for... Read more
47 related stories
4d
Deseret News
Fire engulfs restaurant at Solitude Mountain Resortsaid. Solitude Resort said in a statement posted Friday to Instagram that the
Fire engulfs restaurant at Solitude Mountain Resort
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
said. Solitude Resort said in a statement posted Friday to Instagram that the Roundhouse, which offers "Himalayan and Wasatch-inspired comfort food," is in a 60-year-old building located between the Eagle Express and Moonbeam chairlifts. It is... Read more
4d
FOX 13 Utah
Weekend Planner: Arbor day, Lantern fest, free rock climbing and Wasatch Reptile Expoat 6 PM. Visit the Ogden, Utah location to participate. Participate in a fun f
Weekend Planner: Arbor day, Lantern fest, free rock climbing and Wasatch Reptile Expo
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
at 6 PM. Visit the Ogden, Utah location to participate. Participate in a fun family friendly event involving reptiles! The Wasatch Reptile Expo is happening April 30th and May 1st at the Utah State Fair Park. $8 per person and children under four... Read more
5d
Boston Globe
Waltham private equity firm emerges as big player in craft beer businessinception in 2008. It made its first bet on beer with the 2012 acquisition of t
Waltham private equity firm emerges as big player in craft beer business
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
inception in 2008. It made its first bet on beer with the 2012 acquisition of the Utah company that makes the Squatters and Wasatch beers. Dan Fireman decided last year that it wouldn’t be the last. He had noticed how much money investors were... Read more
5d
Boston Globe
Waltham private equity firm emerges as big player in craft beer businessinception in 2008. It made its first bet on beer with the 2012 acquisition of t
Waltham private equity firm emerges as big player in craft beer business
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
inception in 2008. It made its first bet on beer with the 2012 acquisition of the Utah company that makes the Squatters and Wasatch beers. Dan Fireman decided last year that it wouldn’t be the last. He had noticed how much money investors were... Read more
5d
FOX 13 Utah
Map of Wasatch Front shows areas with highest rates of heroin overdosesSALT LAKE CITY — A map released Tuesday by the U.S. Attorneys Office shows the
Map of Wasatch Front shows areas with highest rates of heroin overdoses
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A map released Tuesday by the U.S. Attorneys Office shows the areas along the Wasatch Front with the highest rates of heroin overdoses. The map was made by the Utah Statewide Information and Analysis Center, which is part of the... Read more
6d
FOX 13 Utah
‘100 Thing To Do In SLC Before You Die’ shares fun activities for around townthings to do in and around Salt Lake. But it isn`t just limited to the city its
‘100 Thing To Do In SLC Before You Die’ shares fun activities for around town
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 6 days ago
things to do in and around Salt Lake. But it isn`t just limited to the city itself. It includes things to do all around the Wasatch Front and back. He shared four great ideas with us today! On Saturday, April 30 Pugh will give a presentation on... Read more
7d
Deseret News
Jay Evensen: Who starts a newspaper in 2016? This woman doesMaybe Francom is onto something. Maybe entrepreneurs with media skills should s
Jay Evensen: Who starts a newspaper in 2016? This woman does
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
Maybe Francom is onto something. Maybe entrepreneurs with media skills should start similar papers in cities across the Wasatch Front. Maybe what she’s doing will be a grand success. Here’s hoping. Jay Evensen is the senior editorial columnist... Read more
8d
Emery County Progress
An open letter to the Governor - April 26, 2016held at the capitol on March 29 of this year, NONE are planned in central, rura
An open letter to the Governor - April 26, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 8 days ago
held at the capitol on March 29 of this year, NONE are planned in central, rural Utah while four are planned on the urban Wasatch front and two in urban, Southern Utah. Once again the powers to be in the capitol have forgotten that there is life,... Read more
8d
Emery County Progress
Emery Soccer honors senior players - April 26, 2016stand 6-5 in region play with just that one game to go. In the 2-A Central reg
Emery Soccer honors senior players - April 26, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 8 days ago
stand 6-5 in region play with just that one game to go. In the 2-A Central region Manti is first with an 8-1-1 record with Wasatch Academy second at 7-3. Gunnison is third with a 6-3-1 record followed by the Spartans and then Grand with a 5-5-1... Read more
8d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
North Georgia potter filling orders for Redford's Sundance and 'Pioneer Woman' Drummondwebsite. The village is part of the internationally known arts community that s
North Georgia potter filling orders for Redford's Sundance and 'Pioneer Woman' Drummond
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
website. The village is part of the internationally known arts community that sits on land purchased by Redford in Utah's Wasatch Mountains in the late 1960s. The catalog and store support and promote the work of American... Read more
8d
Deseret News
Refugee goat project growing by leaps and bounds thanks to investmentfield of 33 entrants at a forum in December. The other finalists were: Ayudafin
Refugee goat project growing by leaps and bounds thanks to investment
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
field of 33 entrants at a forum in December. The other finalists were: Ayudafin, Cranium Cafe, the Green Urban Lunchbox and Wasatch Community Gardens. "The committee is thrilled to see the caliber of organizations and pitches that were presented at... Read more
8d
Deseret News
MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 36high for everyone else to reach.” The top scorer in 4A is coming off a banner
MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 36
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
high for everyone else to reach.” The top scorer in 4A is coming off a banner week. Last Tuesday he scored three goals in Wasatch’s 8-0 win over Salem Hills, and then three days later he scored a pair in a 5-2 win over Spanish Fork. “Toby has... Read more
8d
Lake Tahoe News
Quake report spurs retrofitting Nev. buildingslast week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher e
Quake report spurs retrofitting Nev. buildings
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 8 days ago
last week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher earthquake will strike in Salt Lake along the Wasatch front within the next 50 years. That’s twice more likely than previously believed. Experts estimate a mangnitude-7... Read more
5 related stories
9d
Nevada Appeal
Earthquake report spurs retrofitting in Utah, Nevadalast week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher e
Earthquake report spurs retrofitting in Utah, Nevada
Nevada Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
last week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher earthquake will strike in Salt Lake along the Wasatch front within the next 50 years. That’s twice more likely than previously believed. Experts estimate a mangnitude-7... Read more
5 related stories
9d
Deseret News
Transparency in the Public Lands Initiativetalk with the largest population of Utah over this issue. Ninety-five percent o
Transparency in the Public Lands Initiative
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
talk with the largest population of Utah over this issue. Ninety-five percent of our great state’s population lives on the Wasatch Front, and no meeting for public input was held thereabouts. With over two-thirds of Utah residents in support of the... Read more
9d
Deseret News
About Utah: How about a tamale while you wait?bays and its adjoining restaurant, barely recognizable, but it has spawned a ch
About Utah: How about a tamale while you wait?
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
bays and its adjoining restaurant, barely recognizable, but it has spawned a chain of eight Victor’s Tires stores along the Wasatch Front, stretching from Ogden to Tooele to Lehi. Victor Galindo is Utah’s tire emperor. And he’s not through yet. His... Read more
10d
KTVN Reno
Earthquake Report Spurs Retrofitting in Utah, Nevadalast week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher e
Earthquake Report Spurs Retrofitting in Utah, Nevada
KTVN Reno / Posted 10 days ago
last week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher earthquake will strike in Salt Lake along the Wasatch front within the next 50 years. That's twice more likely than previously believed. Experts estimate a mangnitude-7... Read more
5 related stories
10d
KIVI Boise
Earthquake report spurs retrofitting in Utah, Nevadalast week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher e
Earthquake report spurs retrofitting in Utah, Nevada
KIVI Boise / Posted 10 days ago
last week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher earthquake will strike in Salt Lake along the Wasatch front within the next 50 years. That's twice more likely than previously believed. Experts estimate a mangnitude-7... Read more
5 related stories
10d
KTVN Reno
Earthquake report spurs retrofitting in Utah, Nevadalast week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher e
Earthquake report spurs retrofitting in Utah, Nevada
KTVN Reno / Posted 10 days ago
last week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher earthquake will strike in Salt Lake along the Wasatch front within the next 50 years. That's twice more likely than previously believed. Experts estimate a mangnitude-7... Read more
5 related stories
10d
KULR-8 Billings
Earthquake report spurs retrofitting in Utah, Nevadalast week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher e
Earthquake report spurs retrofitting in Utah, Nevada
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
last week projecting a 43 percent probability that a magnitude-6.75 or higher earthquake will strike in Salt Lake along the Wasatch front within the next 50 years. That's twice more likely than previously believed. Experts estimate a mangnitude-7... Read more
5 related stories
10d
Deseret News
Earthquake preparedness to pay off 'enormously' when time comespredicted a massive earthquake in the nation’s interior sometime on Dec. 2 or 3
Earthquake preparedness to pay off 'enormously' when time comes
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
predicted a massive earthquake in the nation’s interior sometime on Dec. 2 or 3 of that year. His prediction included the Wasatch Front, which led to a sudden run on emergency supplies in Utah and a renewed interest in how to prepare. People have... Read more
11d
Park Record
GOP slams signature-gathering route at Summit County conventionWilde is also seeking to become the party's nominee for District 53. He said Re
GOP slams signature-gathering route at Summit County convention
Park Record / Posted 11 days ago
Wilde is also seeking to become the party's nominee for District 53. He said Republicans are "losing their voice along the Wasatch Back." Wilde specifically addressed property rights and water access as areas where a representative with a strong... Read more
11d
Park Record
Republican Kraig Powell, delivering political bombshell, ends campaignterm in the state House of Representatives. Powell was locked in a difficult bi
Republican Kraig Powell, delivering political bombshell, ends campaign
Park Record / Posted 11 days ago
term in the state House of Representatives. Powell was locked in a difficult bid for the Republican nomination with another Wasatch County candidate, Tim Quinn. The challenger for the party's nomination was aggressively campaigning to the political... Read more
12d
FOX 13 Utah
Officials say Great Utah Shakeout largest per capita earthquake drill in the nationMathews said. It's a drill that's more important than ever before. This week,
Officials say Great Utah Shakeout largest per capita earthquake drill in the nation
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 12 days ago
Mathews said. It's a drill that's more important than ever before. This week, researchers told FOX 13 that in the next 50 years, there's a 43 percent chance of at least one earthquake of a magnitude 6.75 or greater occurring along the Wasatch Fr... Read more
12d
Deseret News
Survey shows split between GOP voters, state delegatessurvey found. Utah Democratic Party Chairman Peter Corroon said that's because
Survey shows split between GOP voters, state delegates
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
survey found. Utah Democratic Party Chairman Peter Corroon said that's because the population is concentrated along the Wasatch Front and an urban population tends to be more liberal. "Utah's not a rural state like we think it is," Corroon said... Read more
12d
Deseret News
The Great Utah ShakeOut: Nearly 1 million take part in statewide earthquake drillThe worst natural disaster to ever hit the Salt Lake Valley had struck — a magn
The Great Utah ShakeOut: Nearly 1 million take part in statewide earthquake drill
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
The worst natural disaster to ever hit the Salt Lake Valley had struck — a magnitude 7 earthquake. In reality, the Wasatch Front fault line remained docile, as it has for thousands of years, but still more than 980,000 ducked under desks... Read more
13d
Park Record
Kraig Powell, moderate Republican legislator, ends re-election bidterm in the state House of Representatives. Powell was locked in a difficult bi
Kraig Powell, moderate Republican legislator, ends re-election bid
Park Record / Posted 13 days ago
term in the state House of Representatives. Powell was locked in a difficult bid for the Republican nomination with another Wasatch County candidate, Tim Quinn. The challenger for the party's nomination was aggressively campaigning to the political... Read more
13d
The Seattle Times
Seattle area ranks among top in nation for volunteerismof us trail the perennial champion: The state of Utah (with a 46 percent overal
Seattle area ranks among top in nation for volunteerism
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
of us trail the perennial champion: The state of Utah (with a 46 percent overall volunteer rate) and the happy little Wasatch Front town of Salt Lake City (37.5 percent). Volunteer coordinators point to an obvious influence: Traditionally, at... Read more
13d
Morningstar
Mother of FlowmageddonEven before the scandal, manager departures and poor performance had led us to
Mother of Flowmageddon
Morningstar / Posted 13 days ago
Even before the scandal, manager departures and poor performance had led us to downgrade a number of the firm's funds. Wasatch shed about 19% of assets, and that's a concern given its emphasis on small-cap stocks in most funds. The good news is... Read more
13d
Deseret News
Report: Utah still among the worst states for dirty airSALT LAKE CITY — The Wasatch Front is seeing better days when it comes to air q
Report: Utah still among the worst states for dirty air
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Wasatch Front is seeing better days when it comes to air quality, but despite improvements, the state still has some of the worst polluted air in the country. The American Lung Association's 2016 "State of the Air" report lists... Read more
128 related stories
14d
Lake Powell Chronicle
Lake Powell Chronicle Lake Powell drowning victim recoveredA Wasatch County Sheriff�s Office Search and Rescue team recovered the body of
Lake Powell Chronicle Lake Powell drowning victim recovered
Lake Powell Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
A Wasatch County Sheriff�s Office Search and Rescue team recovered the body of 25-year old Tim Ritarita of Sevier County, Utah on Sunday, three days after he was reported missing while boating on Lake Powell. For the complete article see the... Read more
14d
The Irish Times
Background: Why is Intel cutting jobs?acknowledging the reality that it’s a single-digit growth world,” said Michael
Background: Why is Intel cutting jobs?
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
acknowledging the reality that it’s a single-digit growth world,” said Michael Shinnick, a fund manager at Wasatch Advisors, which owns Intel shares. “The end markets aren’t growing to the extent that they were.” In the first... Read more
99 related stories
14d
Daily Mirror
Utah declares PORN a public health risk to 'protect families and young people'hypersexualisation of teens, and even prepubescent children, in our society".
Utah declares PORN a public health risk to 'protect families and young people'
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
hypersexualisation of teens, and even prepubescent children, in our society". The Mormon Tabernacle and skyline with the Wasatch Mountains in Utah The bill, signed by Republican Governor Gary Herbert, claims the amount of porn available to... Read more
61 related stories
14d
KPBS San Diego
Court Upholds Snowboarding Ban At Utah Ski Resortof user's access to federal public land that's supposed to be open to everyone?
Court Upholds Snowboarding Ban At Utah Ski Resort
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
of user's access to federal public land that's supposed to be open to everyone? A nonprofit organization calling itself Wasatch Equality argued it didn't. The group, which includes professional snowboarder Bjorn Leines, filed suit in 2014... Read more
29 related stories
14d
KERA North Texas
Court Upholds Snowboarding Ban At Utah Ski Resortof user's access to federal public land that's supposed to be open to everyone?
Court Upholds Snowboarding Ban At Utah Ski Resort
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
of user's access to federal public land that's supposed to be open to everyone? A nonprofit organization calling itself Wasatch Equality argued it didn't. The group, which includes professional snowboarder Bjorn Leines, filed suit in 2014... Read more
29 related stories
14d
Park Record
Earth Day proclaimed in Park CityUtah, a not-for-profit based in Park City, plans to hold an Earth Day dinner on
Earth Day proclaimed in Park City
Park Record / Posted 14 days ago
Utah, a not-for-profit based in Park City, plans to hold an Earth Day dinner on Friday, April 22 at 6 p.m. at the Wasatch Brew Pub on Main Street. The event will include a silent auction with proceeds benefiting Recycle Utah. The auction... Read more
More

People in this news