Recent Articles by Lee Benson
Published: Sunday, August 30, 2015 7:00 pm MDT
In 1998, Rick Porter set out to circumnavigate the Great Salt Lake. In 2015, he finally finished.
Published: Sunday, August 23, 2015 7:00 pm MDT
Wordsmith John Starley Allen's new book, "A Splash of Kindness," explores the power of the ripple effect.
Published: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 9:33 am MDT
At 28 years and counting, the University of Utah's Chris Hill is the dean of America's athletics directors.
Published: Sunday, August 16, 2015 7:00 pm MDT
Joel and Tracy Christensen got their Now I Can clinic started by helping their daughter; hundreds more have followed in her path.
Published: Sunday, August 9, 2015 7:00 pm MDT
Mark Davis, who grew up in the cloistered FLDS community, has produced a projector that very well could be technology's Next Big Thing.
Published: Sunday, August 2, 2015 7:00 pm MDT
Managing editor Rick Hall, the longtime steadying influence at the Deseret News and the nicest guy we know, is retiring.
Published: Monday, July 27, 2015 11:04 am MDT
Five years ago, Trish Alderman, mother of four, started Back-2-School Basics, an annual drive that outfits hundreds of Park City kids in school gear.
Published: Sunday, July 19, 2015 6:01 pm MDT
The ill-fated Donner Party of 1846 helped clear the path for the triumphant arrival of the Mormon pioneers into the Salt Lake Valley a year later.
Published: Sunday, July 12, 2015 6:01 pm MDT
Jim Blonquist logs 45 years working at the Summit Merc, a Coalville institution that has served the community for 107 years and counting.
Published: Sunday, July 5, 2015 5:01 pm MDT
Retired pro football players the Boone brothers — Aaron, Jesse and Jason — return to their roots to impart to youngsters their love and passion for the game.