As the Mountain Accord group designs a comprehensive plan for the entire Wasatch, integrating the interests of public and private entities in transportation, environment, recreation and the economy, communities along the Wasatch Back find their collaborative voice. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Gov. Gary Herbert has signed 8 bills designed to clear Utah's murky wintertime skies.
Herbert took the action during a ceremony Friday attended by clear air advocates including some lawmakers who published for the legislation.
The new laws will facilitate electrical vehicle charging stations, assist homeowners whose only source of heat is wood burning, provide tax credits for energy efficient vehicles and encourage use of biodiesel fuel.
Salt Lake Community College has a Diversity Writing Program, which includes people from all walks of life. Today we spotlight the group "Gay Writes". The original poems and stories will touch your heart as well as your funny bone. Includes: Richard Clegg; Appio Hunter; Christina Ireland; Ked Kirkham; Doug Woodall; and the Radio Play "It's Just Dreadful" by Kelly Albretch.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Six-term Republican U.S. Rep. Rob Bishop has breezed past a challenge for his party's nomination and will face Democrat Donna McAleer a general election in rematch from two years ago.
It took McAleer two rounds of votes to get enough support from the delegates Saturday at the Democratic convention get past physician Peter Clemens and avoid a primary. The business executive received 66% of the votes in the second round.
Last year at this time, a much needed expansion of the Rocky Mountain Power substation in the Bonanza Park area stirred significant controversy - but expanded power needs in Park City now will be supplied by other sources. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The Summit County Council Wednesday interviewed four candidates for a seat on the Snyderville Planning Commission. But the interview with one contender - Chris Hague who's often been a critic of County Planning - turned out to be unusual. Rick Brough has more.
Members of St. John's Anglican Church are forming a Park City chapter of the Daniel Plan and welcome everyone no matter what their faith to join them and reclaim their health. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.