Mar 25, 2019 7:05 pm MDTYouth ask Utah governor to 'defend our future' and stop lease of lands to oil and gas industries Young activists delivered a letter with over 1,500 signatures to the governor's office Monday asking him to take action on climate change by opposing the Bureau of Land Management’s oil and gas lease of 217,576 acres of public lands in Utah.
Emily Ashcraft is in her final year at Brigham Young University studying communications and political science. Emily has always been interested in what is going on in the world and wants to help spread uplifting stories through writing. She has worked as a legal assistant, an intern in Scottish Parliament and is currently the legislative intern at Deseret News.
Mar 20, 2019 7:07 pm MDTRobots improve surgical experience at Utah's St. Mark's Hospital Surgeons at St. Mark's Hospital are using robots to make surgeries less invasive and more precise. A variety of specialties are now making use of robots as Utah hospitals follow a national trend to take advantage of the technology.
Mar 19, 2019 5:17 pm MDTUtah law enforcement and emergency services train for active shooter situations Law enforcement and emergency agencies from around Utah gathered Tuesday at Salt Lake Community College to participate in an active shooter drill inside the school. The officers trained with realistic gunshot noises and simulated ammunition.