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PhysOrg
NASA satellites aid ecologists in mapping seasons, deer reproductionA nutritionally stressed doe nurses a fawn. A NASA-funded study led by Utah Sta
NASA satellites aid ecologists in mapping seasons, deer reproduction
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
A nutritionally stressed doe nurses a fawn. A NASA-funded study led by Utah State University ecologist David Stoner reveals increased climatic variability in lower latitudes of the American Southwest means unpredictable supplies of forage for... Read more
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Deseret News
Inversion tightens grip on Wasatch FrontSALT LAKE CITY — If the Wasatch Front's nasty temperature inversion and resulti
Inversion tightens grip on Wasatch Front
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — If the Wasatch Front's nasty temperature inversion and resulting smog is making you cough, clear your throat or leading to teary eyes, don't curse the reaction, praise it. A state toxicologist says it is just your body fighting back... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah Adventure: 10 Outdoor Date IdeasEugene Swalberg and Justina Parsons-Bernstein share fun date ideas that will ge
Utah Adventure: 10 Outdoor Date Ideas
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
Eugene Swalberg and Justina Parsons-Bernstein share fun date ideas that will get you outside enjoying all of the amazing scenery Utah has to offer. Great Dates in Utah State Parks for Valentine’s Day and Beyond! I Think You Are Out of This... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Trail MixSalt Lakers are lucky to have the easy mountain access that so many enjoy. The
Trail Mix
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Salt Lakers are lucky to have the easy mountain access that so many enjoy. The valley's seven main canyons are just a short drive away, and each offers trails every way you turn. One could spend a lifetime exploring this small area from the Capitol... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Community members oppose plan to build Wal-Mart at old Granite High School siteSALT LAKE CITY -- A plan to tear down the old Granite High School and replace i
Community members oppose plan to build Wal-Mart at old Granite High School site
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- A plan to tear down the old Granite High School and replace it with a Wal-Mart was discussed during Wednesday night's South Salt Lake City Council meeting. In order for the development to take place, the city needs to change the... Read more
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Deseret News
'We're all going to go far:' Sterling Scholar hopefuls interview for next roundWEST JORDAN — Callie-Jo Stanford's passion for business started out as a happy
'We're all going to go far:' Sterling Scholar hopefuls interview for next round
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
WEST JORDAN — Callie-Jo Stanford's passion for business started out as a happy accident when she was invited to a get-together with members of DECA, a student marketing association. "It was actually an ice cream social," she said with a laugh. "I... Read more
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Deseret News
Rising above the gathering smogBlue skies and sunshine can be seen from KSL-TV's Chopper 5 as a thick layer of
Rising above the gathering smog
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
Blue skies and sunshine can be seen from KSL-TV's Chopper 5 as a thick layer of smog settles over the Salt Lake Valley on Tuesday. The Utah Division of Air Quality has rated Salt Lake, Utah, Weber, Box Elder, Cache and Duchesne counties at "orange"... Read more
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Deseret News
7 more of the most infamous criminals in Utah historyOn January 11, KSL.com partnered up with Robert J. DeBry to bring you an articl
7 more of the most infamous criminals in Utah history
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
On January 11, KSL.com partnered up with Robert J. DeBry to bring you an article titled, “7 of the most infamous criminals in Utah history.” And judging from the comments, there were most definitely more who have unfortunately made their mark. By... Read more
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Deseret News
High School swimming: Viewmont, Skyline hope to repeat as state championsFor Viewmont coach Steve Doman and his swimmers, things are due to be a bit dif
High School swimming: Viewmont, Skyline hope to repeat as state champions
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
For Viewmont coach Steve Doman and his swimmers, things are due to be a bit different as they enter the 5A swimming state championships this weekend at BYU. And make no mistake about it, that difference is a good thing for the program. The Vikings... Read more
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Deseret News
High school wrestling: Perennial powers looking to prolong dynasties at state meetThe high school wrestling season hits its crescendo this week, and just as in r
High school wrestling: Perennial powers looking to prolong dynasties at state meet
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
The high school wrestling season hits its crescendo this week, and just as in recent years, the storylines heading into the state meets UVU are focused on Utah’s wrestling dynasties. Delta is gunning for its eighth straight state championship in 2A... Read more
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Deseret News
Utahns will have to wait for a breath of fresh airHaze settles across the Salt Lake Valley, obscuring the Wasatch Mountains on Mo
Utahns will have to wait for a breath of fresh air
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
Haze settles across the Salt Lake Valley, obscuring the Wasatch Mountains on Monday. With no air-cleansing storms on the horizon, smog and particulate levels are on the rise and are expected to worsen in the days ahead. The Utah Division of Air... Read more
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Deseret News
Drew Clark: Why Utah's thriving technology sector also need gigabit speedsSALT LAKE CITY - It's no secret that the information technology sector is one o
Drew Clark: Why Utah's thriving technology sector also need gigabit speeds
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY - It's no secret that the information technology sector is one of the great strengths of Utah's economy. At entrepreneur-focused receptions around this city and in Provo to the south, it's hard not to run into startup veterans. These... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Looking to Park City for inspirationPark City is now the largest ski resort in the United States. Photo/Kathryn Ree
Looking to Park City for inspiration
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 7 days ago
Park City is now the largest ski resort in the United States. Photo/Kathryn Reed Planning a trip to Lake Tahoe is not as easy as going to Park City, Utah, or Vail, Colo. There are more than a dozen downhill ski resorts in the greater Lake Tahoe... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Bringing an NFL team to Utah: Why and why not?SALT LAKE CITY -- Salt Lake City does not seem to be on the NFL’s radar. Val H
Bringing an NFL team to Utah: Why and why not?
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 7 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- Salt Lake City does not seem to be on the NFL’s radar. Val Hale, executive director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development and former Athletic Director at Brigham Young University, says as much. “I don't think it's... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah House bill would make it crime to fly drones near wildfiresSALT LAKE CITY — Aerial drones delayed suppression efforts in at least two Utah
Utah House bill would make it crime to fly drones near wildfires
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Aerial drones delayed suppression efforts in at least two Utah wildfires last year, and a proposal in the Legislature would make it a crime to fly them in the vicinity of a fire. HB126, sponsored by Rep. Kraig Powell, R-Heber City,... Read more
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Deseret News
Heavy ski traffic highlights need for better canyon transportation optionsSALT LAKE CITY — Sitting in the nearly mile-long line of vehicles slowly snakin
Heavy ski traffic highlights need for better canyon transportation options
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Sitting in the nearly mile-long line of vehicles slowly snaking up Little Cottonwood Canyon is a necessary evil for powder hounds anxious to hit the slopes. The scenario is all too familiar to many who regularly endure the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Same as it ever wasLike many Westerners who deal with water issues, I have often found myself expl
Same as it ever was
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Like many Westerners who deal with water issues, I have often found myself explaining our complex system of water laws, which seem bizarre in parts of the country where it rains all the time. People in such places (like Washington, D.C.) have trouble... Read more
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Deseret News
Lawmakers seek changes to find voter favor in local transportation tax hikeSALT LAKE CITY — After Utah voters in several counties shot down last year's Pr
Lawmakers seek changes to find voter favor in local transportation tax hike
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — After Utah voters in several counties shot down last year's Proposition 1, a tax increase to fund local road projects, lawmakers are now pursuing ways to make the tax hike a little more palatable. Like Proposition 1, HB215,... Read more
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Emery County Progress
February State Park Events - February 4, 2016Today is February 4, 2016Front Page»February 4, 2016»Breaking New
February State Park Events - February 4, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 9 days ago
Today is February 4, 2016Front Page»February 4, 2016»Breaking News» February State Park EventsPublished todayFebruary State Park EventsPrint PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints With winter in full-swing, February is the time to visit one of... Read more
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Deseret News
Are you willing to take a pledge to help clean the air?SALT LAKE CITY — On a gray winter morning, several hearty souls braved frigid t
Are you willing to take a pledge to help clean the air?
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — On a gray winter morning, several hearty souls braved frigid temperatures to vow their allegiance in the ongoing effort to reduce air pollution along the Wasatch Front by taking public transportation. On Wednesday, the Utah Transit... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
A Second- Class MatterWestlake Junior High School needs a new roof. Salt Lake Community College is lo
A Second- Class Matter
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
Westlake Junior High School needs a new roof. Salt Lake Community College is looking for someone to remodel its culinary arts kitchen. The county might rezone some commercial property. An oil-drilling corporation is looking to release a $51,000 bond... Read more
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Boise Weekly
You Say Double, I Say DoppelDoppel (double) Bock brews are typically darker and stronger versions of German
You Say Double, I Say Doppel
Boise Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
Doppel (double) Bock brews are typically darker and stronger versions of Germany's Bock lagers. They are sometimes referred to as "liquid bread," having originally been brewed by Paulaner monks to provide sustenance during Lenten fasting. The first... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Emery swim teams divisional champs - February 2, 2016Sports Writer The Emery High swim teams hosted five other southern schools at
Emery swim teams divisional champs - February 2, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 11 days ago
Sports Writer The Emery High swim teams hosted five other southern schools at the Emery Aquatic Center last week as the 2A Southern Division Championship meet was held in Castle Dale. The two Emery High teams were both successful in their efforts... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Commission approves sponsorship of County Seat - February 2, 2016At the second commission meeting of the year Chad Booth spoke on behalf of The
Commission approves sponsorship of County Seat - February 2, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 11 days ago
At the second commission meeting of the year Chad Booth spoke on behalf of The County Seat program. He asked the commission for a Sponsorship Agreement for the program. The commission discussed the pros and cons of approving this sponsorship. The... Read more
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Deseret News
High school wrestling: State dual meets could be game changer for wrestlingAn event two decades in the making finally became a reality for Utah’s wrestlin
High school wrestling: State dual meets could be game changer for wrestling
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
An event two decades in the making finally became a reality for Utah’s wrestling community last week. Back when he was hired as Olympus' wrestling coach back in 1992, Dave VandeVeegate recalls the wrestling coaches association discussing with the... Read more
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Deseret News
Man who impersonated officer tried to hide in hot tub, real police saySALT LAKE CITY — A man who was allegedly impersonating a police officer and sto
Man who impersonated officer tried to hide in hot tub, real police say
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A man who was allegedly impersonating a police officer and stopping teenagers to question them was arrested by real officers over the weekend. About 11:20 p.m. Friday, a man wearing a black shirt with the word "police" written on... Read more
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Deseret News
What you need to know about the effort to clear the air in UtahSALT LAKE CITY — The state's main air quality monitoring center is housed in a
What you need to know about the effort to clear the air in Utah
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The state's main air quality monitoring center is housed in a warehouse at a West Valley strip mall, across the way from a truck stop where big rigs come and go all day. The facility does not meet U.S. Environmental Protection... Read more
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Deseret News
Winter whiteout makes for sledding wipeoutsTyson Beletso and his son, Tyr, catch some air while sledding at Sugarhouse Par
Winter whiteout makes for sledding wipeouts
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
Tyson Beletso and his son, Tyr, catch some air while sledding at Sugarhouse Park in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. Areas along the Wasatch Front were blanketed with snowfall Saturday, with 5 inches in Olympus Cove and 7 in the upper... Read more
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Deseret News
BYU football team's verbal commits for 2016Clark Barrington, 6-6, 260, Spokane, Washington, offensive lineman, also played
BYU football team's verbal commits for 2016
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
Clark Barrington, 6-6, 260, Spokane, Washington, offensive lineman, also played defensive end and long-snapper in high school. Solofa Funa, 6-1, 225, Spanish Fork, Utah, defensive end, is rated the No. 13 prospect from the state of Utah by... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Montverde retains MAIT titleMONTVERDE — It seemed like the entire school was in “The Nest,” Montverde Acade
Montverde retains MAIT title
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
MONTVERDE — It seemed like the entire school was in “The Nest,” Montverde Academy's basketball arena, Saturday night. They were there to support the team, sure, but also because if the Eagles won the 13th annual Montverde Academy Invitational... Read more
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Deseret News
Winter weather blankets state, wreaks havoc on roadwaysSALT LAKE CITY — A winter storm blanketed much of the state Saturday, leaving r
Winter weather blankets state, wreaks havoc on roadways
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A winter storm blanketed much of the state Saturday, leaving road travel tricky in some places. Snow is expected to continue to fall in southern and central Utah through Monday. "We're expecting all the roads in central and... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah continues to produce top football talent and Utes, Cougars and Aggies keep chasing it downCan the state protect the state? Maybe a little bit. Fences are up, sentries a
Utah continues to produce top football talent and Utes, Cougars and Aggies keep chasing it down
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
Can the state protect the state? Maybe a little bit. Fences are up, sentries are everywhere, but in-state recruits are still crawling over and out as the talent pool in the state of Utah is growing to the extent it can not be contained. Good... Read more
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Deseret News
Stackable credentials: A model for college and job successSALT LAKE CITY — For Tanner Wheadon and Jacob Doetsch, college has hardly been
Stackable credentials: A model for college and job success
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — For Tanner Wheadon and Jacob Doetsch, college has hardly been about sitting in lecture halls and writing term papers year after year. In fact, it feels very little like higher academia in a traditional sense. But theirs is an... Read more
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Deseret News
Interfaith Month in Utah offers chance to explore other faiths, 'get out of comfort zones'SALT LAKE CITY — For some, Interfaith Month is an opportunity to learn about ot
Interfaith Month in Utah offers chance to explore other faiths, 'get out of comfort zones'
Deseret News / Posted 15 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — For some, Interfaith Month is an opportunity to learn about others' faith traditions and to examine their own beliefs. The month of activities, Feb. 1 to March 5, includes a wide array of offerings such as a tour of the Sri Ganesha... Read more
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Deseret News
High school wrestling: Pleasant Grove, Wasatch win inaugural Dual Meet state titlesWEST VALLEY CITY — The finals of the inaugural 5A and 4A Dual Meet state champi
High school wrestling: Pleasant Grove, Wasatch win inaugural Dual Meet state titles
Deseret News / Posted 15 days ago
WEST VALLEY CITY — The finals of the inaugural 5A and 4A Dual Meet state championships at the Maverik Center on Thursday night were tight early, but favored Pleasant Grove and Wasatch eventually pulled away as expected. Wasatch beat Maple Mountain... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
El Niño brings Pineapple Express to Colorado; 12 inches of snow could fall in DenverDENVER - Our pleasant respite from cold and snow is drawing to a close in Color
El Niño brings Pineapple Express to Colorado; 12 inches of snow could fall in Denver
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 15 days ago
DENVER - Our pleasant respite from cold and snow is drawing to a close in Colorado, as the weather pattern shifts back to being very active this weekend. A powerful storm system is developing in the central Pacific and will bring plenty of... Read more
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Deseret News
2016 session will test Legislature's stand on water issuesSALT LAKE CITY — Just as air pollution legislation or air quality funding prior
2016 session will test Legislature's stand on water issues
Deseret News / Posted 16 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Just as air pollution legislation or air quality funding priorities have jockeyed for Utah lawmakers' attention in previous sessions, expect the 2016 Legislature to test their mettle on water issues. It may be the next five weeks... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Deer Valley Resort: The Ideal Luxury Winter VacationThe following content is created in consultation with Deer Valley and Visit Par
Deer Valley Resort: The Ideal Luxury Winter Vacation
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 16 days ago
The following content is created in consultation with Deer Valley and Visit Park City. It does not reflect the work or opinions of NBC Los Angeles' editorial staff. To learn more about Deer Valley Resort, go to VisitParkCity.com/winter. Just ask the... Read more
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Deseret News
Red Cross honors Utah lawmaker for performing livesaving CPR on colleagueSALT LAKE CITY — The American Red Cross honored Sen. Brian Shiozawa at the stat
Red Cross honors Utah lawmaker for performing livesaving CPR on colleague
Deseret News / Posted 17 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The American Red Cross honored Sen. Brian Shiozawa at the state Capitol on Wednesday, nearly two years after the Cottonwood Heights Republican performed lifesaving CPR on a fellow lawmaker. Shiozawa recounted the day in 2014 when... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Best of Utah Music 2016 Best Rock Artist The Lovestrange thelovestrange.com "Perhaps there is some
Best of Utah Music 2016
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
Best Rock Artist The Lovestrange thelovestrange.com "Perhaps there is something flawed in the nomination process, because there is something flawed and unpolished about our music. Karl Strange nominates Luna Lune as best... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Let's All Go to the Legislature!Forty-five days of politics, government, lawmaking and legislating kicked off i
Let's All Go to the Legislature!
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
Forty-five days of politics, government, lawmaking and legislating kicked off in Salt Lake City on Jan. 25, when 104 elected members of the Utah Legislature convened on Capitol Hill. For most people, this announcement—and the Legislature itself—are... Read more
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Deseret News
Coal miners, families pack Salt Lake hearing on regional hazeSALT LAKE CITY — Hundreds of vocal coal miners and their families packed a U.S.
Coal miners, families pack Salt Lake hearing on regional haze
Deseret News / Posted 18 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Hundreds of vocal coal miners and their families packed a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency hearing Tuesday, urging federal adoption of a state plan addressing regional haze in Utah's national parks and wilderness areas. The... Read more
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Deseret News
Backcountry skier injured in Big Cottonwood Canyon avalancheBIG COTTONWOOD CANYON — A Minnesota man was injured Tuesday in an avalanche tha
Backcountry skier injured in Big Cottonwood Canyon avalanche
Deseret News / Posted 18 days ago
BIG COTTONWOOD CANYON — A Minnesota man was injured Tuesday in an avalanche that swept through a steep backcountry area near Cardiff Fork in Big Cottonwood Canyon. The 22-year-old man was skiing just before 2 p.m. when he was partially buried by the... Read more
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Park Record
New Peace House facility designedNonprofit is issued permits for new site near Park City Medical Center When a
New Peace House facility designed
Park Record / Posted 18 days ago
Nonprofit is issued permits for new site near Park City Medical Center When a woman was shot more than 20 years ago in the parking lot of a local grocery store, it was a wake-up call to the community that something more needed to be done for... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Cultural ACTIVITIES Westminster College's Great Salt Lake Institute will host "Spirit of the Feath
Cultural ACTIVITIES
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
Westminster College's Great Salt Lake Institute will host "Spirit of the Feather," a presentation on the significance of eagle feathers by Sia: The Comanche Nation Ethno-ornithological Initiative. Sia founder and director William... Read more
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Business Wire
118 Events in Utah to Raise Awareness About School ChoiceSALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National School Choice Week begins today in Ut
118 Events in Utah to Raise Awareness About School Choice
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National School Choice Week begins today in Utah and across the country. There are 118 events planned in the Beehive State to raise awareness about K-12 school choice, and 16,140 events nationwide. The events in... Read more
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Deseret News
President Harrison billboards teach a lesson to Utah's lieutenant governorSALT LAKE CITY — Utah's lieutenant governor may have learned a lesson from a U.
President Harrison billboards teach a lesson to Utah's lieutenant governor
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah's lieutenant governor may have learned a lesson from a U.S. president who's been dead for nearly two centuries: Billboards can make you famous. Dozens of billboards proclaiming William Harrison as the ninth president of the... Read more
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Deseret News
121 cars crashes along Wasatch Front in wake Sunday's stormSALT LAKE CITY — Sunday's storm was, well, a pain in the neck. Weather was a c
121 cars crashes along Wasatch Front in wake Sunday's storm
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Sunday's storm was, well, a pain in the neck. Weather was a contributing factor in 121 crashes along the Wasatch Front Sunday, six of the collisions resulting in injuries, primarily neck and back pain, the Utah Highway Patrol... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Rural Oregon just shell of its old selfBURNS, Ore. -- One of the largest wood mills in the West once belched its steam
Rural Oregon just shell of its old self
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
BURNS, Ore. -- One of the largest wood mills in the West once belched its steam on the edge of town, sawing ponderosa pine. Out in the woods, tree fallers like Tex Ward were proud and prosperous. Ward, 54, a lifelong resident who has lost his job... Read more
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Deseret News
Salt Lake City leaders seeking Legislature's help in addressing air quality, homelessnessSALT LAKE CITY — Utah's capital city, a blue dot in a sea of red, isn't taking
Salt Lake City leaders seeking Legislature's help in addressing air quality, homelessness
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah's capital city, a blue dot in a sea of red, isn't taking a very conservative approach to the 2016 Legislature. First-year Mayor Jackie Biskupski and the Salt Lake City Council are asking state lawmakers to help address two of... Read more
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