A herd that started with about a dozen goats is slowly becoming a money-making venture for three African refugee communities in Utah. The East African Refugee Goat Project recently won a $30,000 investment from Venture Philanthropy Utah.
A 18-month-old toddler died Sunday morning after fighting for his life for two days at Primary Children's Hospital. Unified Police Department reported that the mother's live-in boyfriend drown the young boy.
More than 1.5 million Utahns are registered as organ donors, but that decisions only makes a difference when family and friends know of that dying wish, according to Intermountain Donor Services officials.
The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index decreased 6.4 points to 109 in April. Despite the declines, the index sits 3.4 points higher than a year ago. In comparison, the national Consumer Confidence index fell 1.9 points to register at 94.2.
The Sinclair Oil Corp. has endured some of the nation’s most challenging economic times to hold its current place among the more successful petroleum producers in American history. The company marks its 100th anniversary May 1.
The Utah Symphony received a standing ovation during its Friday night performance at New York's famed Carnegie Hall. The symphony is commemorating its 75th anniversary and launched the season at one of the nation's most famous concert venues.
Utah, one of the top coal-dependent states in the country, will be among the ground zero locations to host a U.S. Department of the Interior hearing to gather input on possible reforms to the federal coal program.