In addition to heart and lung problems, pollution is linked to mortality rates from blood pressure and diabetes.
Research on the cardiovascular effects of even moderate pollution is so robust now, it's hard to ignore. In addition to heart and lung problems, pollution is now linked to mortality rates from high... Read more »
Police continued Monday to investigate the death of an Eagle Mountain man who was apparently shot by his wife over the weekend, attempting to piece together the history in a home where domestic... Read more »
Police are investigating the cause of a crash that killed an Orem man early Monday. Read more »
With concerned eyes and taking extensive notes, leaders from the Lone Peak community met with questions about preventing and responding to youth suicide among teenagers and children. Read more »
A local company is using technology to develop what it claims will be scientifically improved nutritional supplement products. Nature’s Sunshine technology will allow herbs to be more... Read more »
Two more potential sites for the Utah State Prison were approved Friday by the Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission, now part of a political battle between the governor and the House speaker. Read more »
University Mall in Orem and Woodbury Corp. have released a tentative University Place construction schedule for 2015. Read more »
A research team from the University of Michigan and Brigham Young University recently completed a study showing street signs with an active icon are more effective at alerting drivers of road... Read more »
Police are trying to solve several purse thefts that have resulted in thousands of dollars of fraudulent charges. Read more »
They are called to keep order in the most volatile of situations: the police SWAT team. Making the team is difficult for any officer, but Nisha Henderson said it was a goal she worked toward for... Read more »
The Lehi City Council recently adopted a new logo and style guide. Read more »
The Cedar Hills City Council has unanimously voted to authorize the 2015 primary and general municipal elections to be conducted using vote by mail Read more »
No additional measles cases have been confirmed in Utah, meaning the recent outbreak is over. Read more »
Lawmakers could avoid deciding where to relocate the Utah State Prison from Draper under a proposal from House leadership that would leave the choice up to the Legislature's Prison Relocation... Read more »
The American Fork Police Department is offering a two-part class on landlord basics next month. The class will be held at the police department, 75 E. 80 North. Read more »
People from Arizona to Canada reported seeing bright lights in the sky as a Chinese rocket burned up in the atmosphere late Monday night. Read more »
Utah communities are growing upward, and that means some serious challenges for firefighters. In order to ensure they can get to homes quickly and efficiently in emergencies, they need versatile... Read more »
Hale Center Theater Orem has succeeded at assembling a talented cast of actors and singers to tell individual stories and stage a character-focused take on the musical “Les Miserables.” Read more »
A Provo bride-to-be who was short on cash received the surprise of a lifetime when a anonymous stranger picked up the tab for her wedding dress. Read more »
Utahns may soon be paying more at the pump as the state Legislature considers competing proposals for raising the gas tax for the first time in nearly two decades. Read more »
A House panel recommended a bill Friday that would expand death benefits of peace officers and firefighters who die in the line of duty. Read more »
A new sculpture will grace an infant cemetery in Lehi, and the models for the artwork have a deep, personal connection to the subject. Read more »
Some of a smartphone’s most basic functions are leaving users vulnerable to hackers, and one Utah computer forensics expert said Thursday many people are in the dark about the potential hazards. Read more »
The Utah County Health Department next month will be offering the Garden of Hope-Health Fair for women between the ages of 40-64 to promote cancer awareness and free screenings. Read more »
Provo School District elementary band director Whitney Werner has received the Outstanding Elementary Music Teacher Award for the state of Utah. Read more »
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