Recent Articles by Wendy Leonard
Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 4:48 pm MDT
State health officials are investigating a case of bubonic plague, which killed an elderly man in Utah earlier this month.
Published: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 6:08 pm MDT
The City Council again has delayed a discussion on a proposal that could change the way things are done in West Jordan. One member claims residents misunderstand how local government is set up, giving the mayor...
Published: Saturday, August 22, 2015 5:25 pm MDT
Police have arrested three men in connection with a stabbing that occurred inside a mobile home early Friday.
Published: Saturday, August 22, 2015 4:01 pm MDT
About 100 Utahns joined in the peaceful protest outside the doors of the Planned Parenthood Association of Utah's Metro Health Center, located at 160 S. 1000 East. It was one of more than 300 protests, two in U...
Published: Thursday, August 20, 2015 6:29 pm MDT
Jimmy Carter's openness about his cancer has the potential to fuel an already burgeoning interest in finding a cure, according to local fundraisers.
Published: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 12:22 pm MDT
Local and national experts gathered Wednesday to address a Utah committee on the potential health impacts of medicinal marijuana.
Published: Monday, August 10, 2015 4:54 pm MDT
The University of Utah School of Dentistry recently secured a $1.5 million federal grant aimed at helping people recovering from drug abuse get their smiles back through proper dental health care, which isn't t...
Published: Sunday, August 9, 2015 3:00 pm MDT
Roseman University of Health Sciences has started an accelerated nursing program, offering students the flexibility of online coursework and a speedier route to a degree.
Published: Saturday, August 8, 2015 5:46 pm MDT
Names are being collected on a petition to create a special Utah license plate to increase awareness of childhood cancer and research directed at child-specific treatments. The idea for a new plate will be pres...
Published: Thursday, August 6, 2015 4:51 pm MDT
Remains of a northern Utah man were involved in a mix-up when they were interred a second time. The local arm of the Missing in America Project identified the man's remains and included them in a memorial servi...