In August 2019, Austin Patten was struck by a car while riding his bike, causing him to be paralyzed from the waist down. Patten who had goals of becoming an Ironman triathlete hasn't let his injuries stop him from working toward that goal as a paraplegic athlete. In an effort to help Patten, three men recently ran 300 miles in Idaho and Utah mountain ranges to raise money for their friend.
Surviving COVID-19 at an advanced age is no small task. When 98-year-old John Busch contracted it while staying at the William E. Christoffersen Salt Lake Veterans Home, his family feared it would spell the end.
Luis Benavides and Manuel Rueda, Associated Press | PostedJul 8th - 8:01am
Eight-year-old Eros trots through the streets of this hilly city several times a day with a straw basket in his jaws, taking vegetables, fruit and packaged foods to customers of the El Porvenir mini-market. The chocolate Labrador retriever is paid with treats and massages of his furry head.