Recent Articles by Jed Boal
Published: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 2:15 pm MDT
Transportation officials are outlining the next steps to improve a fast-growing section of Utah. An I-15 rebuild through Lehi will add more travel lanes and a new commuter lane to make faster travel times in th...
Published: Friday, April 3, 2015 5:25 pm MDT
Utah wants to establish itself as a viable hub and an industry leader for commercial use of unmanned aerial systems, or "drones," by creating an alliance with industry leaders, two universities and filmmakers.
Published: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 12:35 pm MDT
A new Utah seat belt law will save lives, according to an analyst for the Utah Foundation and a lawmaker who works for the Utah Highway Patrol.
Published: Friday, March 20, 2015 3:42 pm MDT
Salt Lake sculptor Lena Toritch recently finished the clay statue of Sgt. Dan Brown and will send it to a foundry to be cast in bronze. The fallen soldier's family is eager to honor their son and his comrades i...
Published: Thursday, March 19, 2015 5:49 pm MDT
A Kaysville woman lost some of her freedom when a thief or thieves made off with her wheelchair ramp last week.
Published: Friday, March 13, 2015 11:59 am MDT
Ten adults with severe or persistent mental illness have their own apartments to help them transition into regular life. Alliance House opened the new apartments right next to the clubhouse operated by members ...
Published: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 12:06 pm MST
University of Utah scientists collected the water vapor in our smog last winter and found the chemical signature emitted by combustion sources, like vehicles and furnaces.
Published: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 12:49 pm MST
Weather whiplash in recent weeks has many trees and plants throughout the state confused about what's going on. Will the early spring, or an extended spring, damage trees and plants?
Published: Friday, February 13, 2015 3:15 pm MST
The BYU nursing program will sponsor 15 veterans to be accompanied by their students on a Utah Honor Flight to Washington, D.C., this spring. The students aim to learn more about veterans to better serve their ...
Published: Thursday, February 12, 2015 2:36 pm MST
Next month, Salt Lake City plans to shut down the 1300 South Bridge, a major east-west corridor, in order to rebuild an aging viaduct.