Recent Articles by Sam Penrod
Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 7:12 pm MDT
It’s cleanup day for residents who live just south of Levan. Rain Tuesday night helped firefighters battling the Levan Fire in Juab County, but it created a mudslide that caused damage to yards and farmla...
Published: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 5:46 pm MDT
Since 1879, the Manti Tabernacle has been a landmark in the small Sanpete County town. Now, an effort to preserve this edifice is revealing how the pioneers built it.
Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 7:22 pm MDT
One group is working to bring people together by starting a community garden. It turned a vacant lot full of weeds in American Fork into a garden.
Published: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 7:19 pm MDT
JoeAnn Johnson hiked to Timpanogos Cave 63 years ago when she was 18. Tuesday, she made a return trip that had special meaning to her and her family.
Published: Thursday, June 5, 2014 2:30 pm MDT
Nathan Eric Fletcher, a man charged with two counts of sexual battery in connection with a series of gropings on or near the BYU campus, made an initial appearance in 4th District Court Thursday.
Published: Saturday, May 31, 2014 3:01 pm MDT
The June sucker is a fish native to Utah Lake and the Provo River. Efforts over the past decade to help the endangered fish survive appear to be paying off.
Published: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 6:07 pm MDT
Developers are moving fast with a variety of projects on the old Geneva Steel property in Utah County.
Published: Thursday, May 22, 2014 4:23 pm MDT
Julie Blaney filed the lawsuit against Daryl Acumen, the vice chairman of the Utah County Republican Party, claiming he wrongly accused her of misappropriating money he believed belongs to the party.
Published: Thursday, May 22, 2014 3:58 pm MDT
The flagpole at Provo City Hall hasn't flown a flag in a long time, and the city is hoping residents will help create a new one.
Published: Thursday, May 15, 2014 6:19 pm MDT
Kids have a new place to learn science, arts and culture through 400 interactive activities. The new Museum of Natural Curiosity at Thanksgiving Point opened its doors Thursday.