Recent Articles by Jed Boal
Published: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 6:18 pm MST
When the movie “Unbroken” opens Christmas Day, one Utah family will be among those most eager to see it.
Published: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 12:22 pm MST
A Utah County man ended up in the hospital earlier this month after chugging eggnog at a holiday office party.
Published: Monday, December 8, 2014 4:40 pm MST
After a recent rise in pedestrian fatalities, UDOT came across portable safety signs for school zone crossings. Salt Lake City is using them now, and other districts are expected to follow.
Published: Friday, December 5, 2014 6:08 pm MST
Sunday marks the 73rd anniversary of the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor, an attack that forced the United States into World War II. A 95-year-old Utah resident who was in the thick of the action that day reca...
Published: Thursday, December 4, 2014 2:16 pm MST
New research shows staring at mobile devices for extended periods can lead to a condition dubbed "text neck."
Published: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 3:06 pm MST
In an average winter, the Utah Department of Transportation spends $5 million on salt to clear roads of ice and snow. Over the past dozen years, UDOT crews have found ways to stretch the salt to save money and ...
Published: Monday, November 24, 2014 2:14 pm MST
Emergency dispatchers from three agencies got a close look at avalanche rescue training Friday at Snowbird. That new perspective likely will help them do their jobs when a person is trapped or hurt in an avalan...
Published: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 5:30 pm MST
Retired Brig. Gen. Roland R. Wright is a combat pilot with a distinguished military career spanning more than three decades. Tuesday, the Utah Air National Guard Base was renamed the Ronald R. Wright Air Nation...
Published: Thursday, November 13, 2014 12:21 pm MST
A couple dozen Utah families with kids who endure severe epileptic seizures gathered Wednesday night in Salt Lake City for a photography project, hoping to change perceptions of national lawmakers and the publi...
Published: Friday, November 7, 2014 5:13 pm MST
Throughout West Valley City and Taylorsville, the Winder name is synonymous with milk, ice cream and public service. Isaac Winder, 28, is in a coma right now in China. Family members are flying over to see how ...