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Doctor: Vaccines result in healthy immune system

Immunizations are most effective when given early and to as many people as possible to protect the very few who can't get them, according to one Utah health official. Read more »

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Joseph Cramer, M.D.: A different view of the parable of the talents

"Talent" as a noun is an excuse. If you don't think you have it, you don’t have to try. ... However, what if we changed the word "talent" to mean "practice"? Read more »

20 hours ago

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Utah author Matthew Kirby shares about writing for young readers, new book 'The Arctic Code'

Utah middle grade author Matthew J. Kirby talks about his latest release, "The Arctic Code," and writing for young readers. Read more »

21 hours ago

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Springville Museum of Art presents its 91st annual Spring Salon

Utah County's Springville Museum of Art is showcasing some of the state's most talented contemporary artists in its 91st annual Spring Salon. Read more »

21 hours ago

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Pioneer Theatre Company readies 'The Music Man’ to march onstage May 1-16

"The Music Man," Pioneer Theatre Company's capstone production, runs May 1-16. Read more »

21 hours ago

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Pioneer Theatre Company announces 2015-16 season full of premieres

Pioneer Theatre Company's 2015-16 season will feature classic musicals, such as "Fiddler on the Roof," as well as several premieres, including “Two Dollar Bill,” “Outside... Read more »

21 hours ago

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How one woman unplugged from technology for her family — and how you can, too

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Science tells us that screen time puts our minds, bodies and relationships at risk. While many of us are required to stay connected for work, unplugging from daily technology is easier than most... Read more »

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A simple way to know that you're with the right person, backed by science

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Relationships are complicated sometimes, but research says there really is a pretty simple way to tell if you are with the right person. Read more »

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Book review: 'Terminal' is a stunning conclusion to Virals series about wolf-enhanced teens

Tory Brennan and her friends are thrilled with their wolf-enhanced abilities in "Terminal," the final Virals novel. When another pack appears on the scene, they have to meet the challenge. There is... Read more »

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Renovation Solutions: 5 signs it is time to remodel

There are many factors that might motivate a person to take on the challenge of remodeling a home. In an effort to help you evaluate your home and circumstances, we offer five signs that it may be... Read more »

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Cardall's '40 Hymns for Forty Days' debuts at No. 1 on Billboard New Age chart

Utah pianist Paul Cardall’s “40 Hymns for Forty Days” debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s New Age Albums chart. Read more »

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CD review: 'Gentri' shows trio's talent

With this seven-song self-titled extended play, the Gentri shows their range as a group and individually. Read more »

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TV shows old and new land on DVD this week

The Hallmark Channel series “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” and the vintage Western “The Dakotas” have been released on DVD this week. Read more »

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Book review: Slightly spooky 'Rock With Wings' is an enjoyable read

Navajo Nation police officers Jim Chee and his wife, Bernie Manuelito, are headed for a timeout from work, but their vacation is short-lived and involves dangers as they work on a couple of... Read more »

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Book review: 'The Boardwalk Antiques Shop' presents charming trio of romances

"The Boardwalk Antiques Shop," the second installment in the Tangerine Street Romance series, presents three distinct but intertwined romantic tales for readers of any age. Read more »

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Book review: Historical romance 'A Hope Remembered' is a fun battle of wits

Utah romance author Stacy Henrie ties Christian themes with feisty, strong characters in a battle of wits in the fun, romantic and beautiful novel "A Hope Remembered." Read more »

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ValueSpeak: How's your technical track record?

If we have established a personal history of integrity, honesty, hard work and fair play, people will tend to give us the benefit of the doubt when we occasionally fall humanly short of perfection. Read more »

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10 things parents wish they knew before becoming a parent

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A new video from ExtraSpace Storage features new parents who give their advice on parenthood. You'll definitely want to share this with new parents. Read more »

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Five for Families: 'Monkey Kingdom' teaches positive messages

Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and Ok.com. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger... Read more »

April 24, 2015

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1 in 7 Americans has this kind of marriage

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Interracial marriage is common in the United States. In fact, one out of every seven Americans gets married to someone from another race. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Lucasfilm responds to 7-year-old boy wishing Jedis could get married

Collin, a 7-year-old aspiring Jedi Knight, recently reached out to George Lucas with a request. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Putting down roots through family history

Houston RootsTech participants learned that documenting life stories is more than just recording facts. By finding and recording stories, individuals can connect with ancestors and descendants.... Read more »

April 23, 2015

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The Clean Cut: 12-year-old boy writes, performs song for crush on 'Britain's Got Talent'

One 12-year-old boy is willing to do whatever it takes to get his crush to notice him. His first step: appear on "Britain's Got Talent" to perform a song he wrote for her. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Motherhood Matters: My kids' other parents

Here’s to my kids’ other moms and dads, the men who are happy to kneel in the dust by first base and tie someone’s cleats or the women who pick up a toddler who has fallen on the... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Children identify mom without being able to see her

In an ad produced by Pandora, six children participated in an unusual experiment that has a heartwarming outcome. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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