Sep 19, 2018 11:19 am MDTWhat does the Cottonwood Mall debate mean for density along the booming Wasatch Front? Those charged with addressing Utah’s creeping housing crisis fear that the not-in-my-backyard resistance is awaking to the extent of their referendum powers at the worst possible moment in the state's history.
Sep 2, 2018 5:03 pm MDTAre inland port subcommittees exempt from Utah's public meetings laws? A.G.'s view has changed over years Utah's Inland Port Authority Board said it was within its rights to keep its subcommittees closed, but the state's public meetings law may be less clear than it was explained to them.
Sep 1, 2018 6:04 am MDTU.S. cities used to have low-rent, short-term, dorm-style housing. Is that what Utah's homeless need? Decades after most urban rooming houses and flophouses were torn down or repurposed — after being stigmatized as crime-ridden and dirty — state and city leaders think similar dorm-style housing could fill a dire need.
Aug 22, 2018 10:00 pm MDTHere's why anxiety in boys can look like anger, and how some famous role models can help them get through it While girls pedal harder, highly anxious boys may simply give up and shut down. But some of them say that mentors — sports figures and musicians and others who tell their own anxious tales — can make a big difference.
Aug 18, 2018 6:30 am MDTUtah's overdose deaths fall 12% despite nationwide surge New estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that Utah's drug overdose deaths fell amid a nationwide increase, which experts credit to a coordinated effort to crack down on prescription drugs and reverse fatal overdoses.
Aug 1, 2018 10:00 pm MDTTechnology, dating, college, career: Here’s why today’s teens are the most anxious ever Today’s youth feel pressure to pick the perfect college, the perfect career, the perfect spouse — all while having diminished faith in themselves, less life experience and poor coping skills.
Jul 30, 2018 12:53 pm MDTSome think one sentence in the Utah Constitution might undo the Inland Port Authority The Utah Inland Port Authority is open for business, after a false start and some rejiggering in a special session of the Legislature. Amid the routine action, there was no mention of a looming threat that some believe might undo the new board.