Salt Lake City — The summer travel season has begun, and millions of Mountain West residents plan to celebrate the nation’s birthday with a quick getaway. According to AAA’s latest travel forecast survey, just over 3.1 million...June 27, 2013
Salt Lake City — The Utah Department of Health Cancer Control Program (UCCP) has awarded mini-grants to 15 groups to support projects and studies for cancer prevention and control. The studies will focus on topics including radon exposure...June 26, 2013
Promontory — ATK and the United States Air Force successfully tested the newly developed Large Class (92-inch diameter) Stage I solid rocket motor May 23 at ATK’s test facilities in Promontory, Utah.
The high-performance motor w...June 26, 2013
Midway — Zermatt Resort and Spa has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdviso...June 26, 2013
Salt Lake City — Extra Space Storage is in its third year of converting its self-storage facilities to solar-powered clean energy.
In 2013, Extra Space Storage plans to invest about $15 million to add solar panels to 40 facilities, ma...June 26, 2013
The Consumer Attitude Index in Utah is sitting at its highest level since its inception in January 2011.
The index increased by 0.9 points in June — following a 10 point increase in May — to 87.9 points, and continues to come in...June 26, 2013
Funding for Utah’s transportation infrastructure is going to fall short of existing revenue over the next three decades—to the tune of $11 billion. But if the state can drum up that revenue, the economic payoff will be enormous, acc...June 25, 2013
Utah’s technology industry — businesses classified by the U.S. Census Bureau as part of either the IT industry or clean tech industry — grew by 2.4 percent from September 2011 to September 2012. That’s according to data ...June 25, 2013
North Logan — GeoMetWatch Corp today announced it has entered into a Space Act Agreement with NASA to provide four years of Earth observation and weather data from GeoMetWatch’s first Sounding and Tracking Observatory for Regional M...June 25, 2013
Salt Lake City — The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) has recognized Western Governors University’s Teachers College for its quality in a new report, the “NCTQ Teacher Prep Review.” WGU was the only online univ...June 25, 2013
Creating a skilled workforce and turning students into mature members of society, both by partnering with businesses, are two major goals higher education experts from around Utah are working toward, according to a discussion they had during Ut...June 24, 2013
On October 3, 2011, golfers enjoyed the last day of play at the former West Ridge Golf Course, as the Utah Department of Transportation’s Mountain View Corridor Project was planned to cut through the back nine of the course. Rather than r...June 24, 2013
Logan — A ground breaking ceremony for Utah State's new Wayne Estes Center, which will be located west of the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, will take place today.
The $9.5 million, 32,000 square-foot basketball practice facility and vo...June 24, 2013
Salt Lake City – The annual national conference of the American Physical Therapy Association will take place this week in Salt Lake City, an event expected to bring more than 2,000 attendees and $2 million to the city, according to Franci...June 24, 2013
The Utah State Bar plans to introduce a new program for its lawyers to support the community, the Modest Means Lawyer Referral. Lawyers will provide affordable legal assistance to people who earn from 125 to 300 percent of the federal...June 21, 2013