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Several top federal officials from Washington quietly attended a "Gathering of the Tribes" in southeastern Utah last weekend. It's the clearest signal yet that the Obama administration may be considering the cr...
An inland sea in Iran may provide a lesson for its twin in Utah: the Great Salt Lake may disappear if residents take too much water. Scientists from both countries are sharing information, hoping to avoid a dis...
A long-running broadcasting career comes to an end for Steve Williams, the voice of jazz music in Utah for 31 years. He's retiring from KUER-FM. His last broadcast is June 30.
Imagine something in the night sky that looks like a gigantic, glowing jellyfish many times the size of Mount Everest. Believe it or not, they're actually quite common — they're called "sprites" — b...
Utah homeowners frequently hear water conservation messages to "Slow the Flow" to their lawns. But they might be surprised to learn that 82% of Utah's water actually goes to agriculture. Are farmers conserving ...
Moab Giants, a new dinosaur museum nearing completion in Moab, is a for-profit business set up by a company in Poland that has similar dinosaur parks in Europe. The emphasis in Utah will be on dinosaur footprin...
It may come as a surprise to many Utahns, but around the world this year events are being held to honor a man who was executed by firing squad for a double murder in Utah. Was singer/songwriter/labor activist J...
A chaotic and dangerous traffic mess that forced an unprecedented temporary closure of Arches National Park has lit a fire under a big controversy: Should tourists be required to have a reservation to enter the...
It may sound a bit off-the-wall, but a museum in Colorado has a submarine on exhibit. It was found in 1944 on the bottom of a lake high in the Colorado Rockies.
It's a trend that might sadden the hearts of millions who love Zion National Park. One of Zion Canyon's most beautiful features is fading away, and the process may be unstoppable. The canopy of cottonwood trees...