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As a winner of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, Savannah Peterson's artwork is now touring the country along with another Utahn's work and that of 128 other winners as part of the Art.Write.Now.Tour.
Police, fire and emergency management teams responded to flames, costume wounds and carnage littering the ground during a mock incident Friday afternoon at the Salt Lake City International Airport.
With hope that the GOP will take majority of the Senate, Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, will speak at the Reagan Ranch Wednesday on the future of the Republican Party, and what conservatives need to do and how to do...
The Smithsonian exhibit "Journey Stories" is making five stops in Utah, giving local museums the opportunity to incorporate their own personal history.
Hundreds gathered at the CureSearch walk Saturday to raise money to cure childhood cancer. Last year Brylee Olson was honored as a hero in her battle against caner. This year her family released a balloon in he...
A new poll by UtahPolicy.com revealed 64 percent of Utahns are in support of teachers carrying concealed weapons in school, but some in law enforcement don't agree.
It's the goal of every charitable organization — spreading awareness and raising funds for a specific cause.
A recent analysis from personal finance website WalletHub.com ranks Provo as the fourth most educated city for 2014.
Police arrested two men and were looking Sunday for others involved in two high-speed chases overnight. The chases began after police heard shots fired in a Holladay neighborhood.
More than 150 people from different church groups and faiths turned walking around Liberty Park Sunday afternoon into a journey to end hunger.