Recent Articles by Emilee Bench
Published: Sunday, May 10, 2015 3:02 pm MDT
A group of Utah mascots who have banded together to bring smiles to the faces of children with serious or life-threatening diseases open up about their experiences behind the masks.
Published: Sunday, April 26, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
A Salt Lake City family is getting some peace of mind after winning an essay contest for a free security system. They say the system allows them to better protect their son, who has an autism spectrum disorder,...
Published: Sunday, April 19, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
Cindy Bittle is one of many employees who sorts and shreds paper at Columbus Community Center, a full-service provider for people who have physical and mental disabilities. Each employee works about five hours ...
Published: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 9:44 pm MDT
High winds reaching between 80 mph and 90 mph in some places caused road closures and crashes Tuesday that resulted in one death and at least 25 injuries.
Published: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 11:43 pm MDT
During the month of April, Autism Speaks works to promote Autism Awareness. Utah's autistic community has expressed distaste for their approach. These individual voices are rising together, seeking acceptance r...
Published: Sunday, March 29, 2015 5:28 pm MDT
Despite warmer temperatures, officials warn boaters and fishers of cold water temperatures. Washington County Search and Rescue team gets swift water training as the number of calls nearly surpass their yearly ...
Published: Monday, March 23, 2015 10:01 pm MDT
Report shows many patients are not told by doctors that they have alzheimer's until disease has taken hold.
Published: Saturday, March 21, 2015 6:14 pm MDT
The first day of spring in Utah brought temperatures in the high 60s and sunshine. For a Tooele man, it brought an unusually early opening day for his snow cone stand.
Published: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 4:14 pm MDT
It's only mid-March, but trees are beginning to blossom and flowers bloom. And that has some orchardists worried.
Published: Monday, March 16, 2015 9:22 pm MDT
What started as a school project at Foothills Elementary School could soon change the landscape for a neighboring police station.