Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, announced Sunday he is making a run for House speaker against Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-California. Chaffetz said he believes the American people are ready for a change and a more united Republican Congress.
A Blessing of the Animals was performed Sunday by Father Patrick Carley of the St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in West Jordan. Many churches celebrate the feast of St. Francis of Assisi every Oct. 4, commemorating the life of St. Francis.
Utah teachers sell their lesson plans to create full-time business using teacherspayteachers.com, an online market for educators that allows teachers to share, sell and buy original educational resources.
Students, librarians and community members publicly disclosed their views of the destructive nature of censorship and importance of the freedom to read Wednesday by sharing excerpts from banned and challenged books at the University of Utah.
A pilot program will offer cash to Utah users of the Colorado River system if they conserve water destined for Lake Powell. Nearly $1.5 million is being made available to Colorado River Upper Basin states, including multiple basins in Utah.