May 10, 2019 5:41 pm MDTColorado town disputes Utah's transcontinental claim to fame When Utah celebrated the 150th anniversary of the driving of the golden spike, the cheering section was pretty much statewide. But in a tiny Colorado town, some people think the whole thing in Utah is a historical fraud.
Apr 21, 2019 6:52 pm MDTAn ancient mystery — or a hoax —at Lake Powell? Is it a remarkable discovery or a clever hoax? A hiker in southern Utah has found what appear to be old Spanish coins possibly dating back to the time of the conquistadors and perhaps even earlier, long before the voyages of Columbus.
Feb 11, 2019 8:03 am MSTSalt Lake's cloud-seeding efforts 'give Mother Nature a little something extra to work with' during snowfall For the first time since the 1990s, Salt Lake City is trying to make more snow than what nature has in mind. The city has joined a long-running cloud-seeding effort aimed at squeezing more snow out of passing storms.
Jan 25, 2019 5:44 pm MSTAre cows that were good enough for Columbus good for Utah? Matt Redd may look like an iconic cowboy, but he's herding cattle that look distinctly nontraditional.They trace their ancestry to the second voyage of Christopher Columbus. Could they be an answer for ranchers facing climate change?
Jan 20, 2019 10:34 pm MSTEnjoy the blood moon lunar eclipse? This University of Utah astronomy professor has the details on other 2019 phenomena For skywatchers, 2019 started off with a bang Sunday night as millions were able to observe a blood moon lunar eclipse. In other respects it will be a typical year in the night sky. But that doesn't mean there won't be lots of splendid sights.
Dec 23, 2018 6:10 pm MSTMeet a Christmas 'conductor' in Utah who hates Christmas music You’ve probably seen a million Christmas displays over the years, but chances are you’ve never seen one quite like Lenza Wilson's concoction in Escalante. The "Christmas Train" is a one-man Christmas parade led by who hates Christmas music.
Dec 9, 2018 4:15 pm MSTUtahn tells tale of his dangerous darknet saga — and faking his own death A Utah man who once was persuaded by federal agents to undergo fake torture — and even his own fake death — is finally telling his amazing story. It's a made-for-the-movies drama of how he became entangled with a notorious website called Silk Road.