Recent Articles by Jasen Lee
Published: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 5:17 pm MST
Thanksgiving is the prelude to the official start of the holiday shopping season, signifying the launch of the most important economic period in Utah and across the country.
Published: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 4:55 pm MST
The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index decreased by 1.6 points to register at 114 in November. The index continued to show high confidence from consumers about the strong-performing local economy.
Published: Friday, November 20, 2015 5:39 pm MST
A new technology being tested in Utah could improve big-rig safety and fuel efficiency on roadways. The Utah Department of Transportation Friday coordinated field tests of a vehicle-to-vehicle communication sys...
Published: Friday, November 20, 2015 1:17 pm MST
Utah’s payroll employment for October 2015 grew by an estimated 3.5 percent, adding 47,700 jobs to the economy as compared to October 2014. The state jobless rate was at 3.6 percent in October compared to...
Published: Thursday, November 19, 2015 4:36 pm MST
A recent study shows that Utah wages rank quite competitively across the Intermountain West. When comparing Utah’s wages with the national average, the Beehive State has a higher percentage of growth in e...
Published: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 3:58 pm MST
The diversion of a French passenger jet en route to Paris that was forced to land in Utah on Tuesday was prompted primarily due to logistical concerns for safely landing the giant airliner.
Published: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 5:50 pm MST
Salt Lake County Clerk Sherrie Swensen made the official announcement regarding Proposition 1 on Tuesday during a County Council meeting. The measure failed in the county by approximately 2 percent after all ba...
Published: Monday, November 16, 2015 6:02 pm MST
The number of approved Small Business Administration 7(a) loans — the most common type of financing offered by the SBA — increased 13 percent in the Utah district during the fiscal year that ended S...
Published: Monday, November 9, 2015 5:19 pm MST
With winter approaching, the Utah Department of Transportation is cautioning drivers to get ready for the inevitable reality of snowy driving conditions.
Published: Thursday, November 5, 2015 6:04 pm MST
After months of contentious debate, the controversy over potential land swaps in American Fork Canyon may be over for the time being. Snowbird Resort Thursday committed to forego any development in the canyon f...