Recent Articles by Sam Penrod
Published: Monday, December 9, 2013 6:30 pm MST
Hundreds of people were stranded for seven hours on I-15 through the Virgin River Gorge along the Arizona Strip late Saturday night because of a rare snowstorm. Many found themselves unprepared to stay in their...
Published: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 10:54 am MST
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center now has more room to care for mothers and their premature babies. The hospital can now provide specialized care for 55 premature babies, an increase from the 39 patients it c...
Published: Friday, November 15, 2013 3:19 pm MST
Six years ago, Gunnison was dealing with a major gasoline leak that seeped into the ground and contaminated homes and Main Street shops. On Wednesday, the city celebrated its new clock tower — built where...
Published: Monday, November 11, 2013 6:17 pm MST
As Gwen McGarry visits the grave of her husband, she can't help but think of what he went through as a prisoner of war. She has written his story using notes and the Bible her husband used as a journal.
Published: Monday, October 7, 2013 6:21 pm MDT
Residents in a Lehi neighborhood feel powerless to stop a high-voltage line from moving into their backyards. The lines are being moved to make way for a new housing development.
Published: Friday, September 27, 2013 6:19 pm MDT
Three Herriman High School football players have been suspended from the team for the rest of the season for a violation of team rules, school officials said.
Published: Friday, September 20, 2013 5:27 pm MDT
Three people are recovering after receiving new kidneys. What makes their medical procedure so incredible is the connection they share — living donors who came together as part of a paired transplant exch...
Published: Friday, September 20, 2013 5:21 pm MDT
A new option is available for people with chronic wounds that won't heal, and it doesn't involve surgery.
Published: Friday, September 13, 2013 4:11 pm MDT
The family of Heidy Truman, whose death was ruled a homicide, will honor her and raise awareness of domestic violence Saturday during the Hike for Heidy in Memory Grove.
Published: Friday, September 13, 2013 3:35 pm MDT
Ryan Palmer believes his son may still be alive had his friends called for help when he was in trouble. The 20-year-old overdosed on drugs, and police said his friends later dumped his body.