Uta’s dad wrote a book inspired by a son with a rare genetic disorder

Cameron and Hannah Bell, with their son Samuel, who has a rare genetic disorder called Trisomy 9p. Cameron says he was inspired to write a book that describes the perspective of someone who, like Samuel, suffers from a life-altering genetic disorder. (Photo by Megan Stallings) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes DRAPER – When Cameron Bell … Read more

Kyiv prepares for “the worst winter of our lives”

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – When the power goes out, as it often does, high-rise apartments overlooking Ukraine’s war-torn capital look like a death trap. No lights, no water, and no way to cook. and the risk of not being able to escape from the 21st floor in time in the event of a Russian missile … Read more

Utah ranks first in the rate of self-employed women

McKenna Sonntag and her husband opened their Bonsai Bai Me store in April. Sonntag is one of many women in Utah who have been successful in being self-employed. (Sydney and Shelby Bishop, Peak Bish) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes Salt Lake City – Women across Utah are pursuing their entrepreneurial dreams by starting their own … Read more

Get Gephardt: Energy Efficiency or Affordable Housing? Can Utah have both?

Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes Salt Lake City – Building Energy Efficient Homes or Making Home Affordable? This is a debate between environmental groups and home builders in Utah. The debate is happening because it’s time once again to update Utah’s building code. every three years, International Code Council Provides recommendations for all states to … Read more

319 wild animals have been illegally killed in Utah since August 1, officials said

The Utah Department of Wildlife Resources reported that 319 wild animals were illegally killed in the state from August 1 through Friday. (Utah Department of Wildlife Resources) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Wildlife Conservation officials say there has been a slight increase in illegally killed animals ahead of the state’s … Read more

These Latinas helped create 5,000 small businesses in Utah – most of which are minority owned

The President and CEO of the Suazo Business Center, Silvia Castro, left, and the founder of the Center, Gladys Gonzalez. Through their work with the Suazo Business Center, the two women have helped about 5,000 small businesses in Utah. (Courtesy of Silvia Castro and Gladys Gonzalez) Estimated reading time: 8-9 minutes West Valley – The … Read more