Recent Articles by Wendy Leonard
Published: Sunday, December 8, 2013 3:53 pm MST
The number of influenza cases is rising in the state of Utah just as health department officials encourage vaccination to protect against the illness. The most common strain this year is H1N1, the same that rea...
Published: Saturday, December 7, 2013 6:24 pm MST
Utahns remember the U.S.S. Utah, which was sunk by Japanese torpedoes at the beginning of the attack on Pearl Harbor, which propelled the United States into World War II.
Published: Saturday, December 7, 2013 3:45 pm MST
An unprecedented problem is to blame for subscribers of the Deseret News, The Salt Lake Tribune and the Daily Herald not seeing their Saturday newspapers on time. Sunday delivery should be on-time, however.
Published: Friday, December 6, 2013 3:25 pm MST
Installing a micro-hydropower turbine to generate electricity by water already flowing down Logan Canyon ended up costing the city more than it bargained for, as the regulatory process was frustrating and onero...
Published: Thursday, December 5, 2013 6:45 pm MST
Health care navigators in Utah are more able to facilitate insurance plan enrollment with recent fixes to the federal health insurance marketplace website, healthcare.gov.
Published: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 6:27 pm MST
A 9-year-old Utah boy knows what it's like to spend weeks in a hospital bed. This year, he decided to give back to the hospital that has cared for him countless times in his young life.
Published: Saturday, November 30, 2013 6:34 pm MST
The Children's Museum of Utah, now housed at the Gateway shopping center, is celebrating 35 years of existence, with a special temporary exhibit featuring iconic pieces from the original museum.
Published: Saturday, November 30, 2013 9:31 am MST
A man is in serious condition, but is expected to recover after being shot by police when he threatened to burn down his home late Friday.
Published: Thursday, November 28, 2013 6:08 pm MST
Shoppers in Utah lined up early Thursday to snag Thanksgiving day and Black Friday deals. Stores are opening their doors earlier and earlier, including on Thanksgiving day.
Published: Saturday, November 23, 2013 4:28 pm MST
Former missionaries in Utah organized various fundraisers Saturday to help the people they once served in typhoon-ravaged areas of the Philippines.