Utah Scientists Use Famous Arches' "Songs" To Bring The Rock To Life
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 03/23/2018 10:22 pm
It started out as a project to measure how quickly Utah's arches are crumbling, but along the way Utah scientists caught the rocks...singing. Picture Credit: Jeff Moore
BYU professor develops stats model using home runs in baseball
By EricButlerKSL at 03/23/2018 9:51 am
Maybe Gil Fellingham will be soon getting more attention from sports agents and general managers. But the Brigham Young professor's recent research is meant to develop a predictive model that can be used in area such as health care and other statistical area. Fellingham has put together a model to predict how many home runs a baseball player will hit - based upon the player's first-part of his career combined with data from other similar athletes whose playing days are already over. The BYU professor's research was recently published in The American Statistician. His model was tested on 22 players using data from 2009 to 2016\. In half of the cases, Fellingham's predictions were better than previous models while equal to nine of the other 11 cases.
Protest marches planned for Saturday in Utah
By kslmrichards at 03/23/2018 8:11 am
Local organizers will have events on Saturday coinciding with the national "March for Our Lives" event in Washington DC.
Health Department Concerned About Unvaccinated Students After Whooping Cough Outbreak At Draper High School
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 03/22/2018 10:17 pm
Corner Canyon High School has only reported five infected students, but it's enough for the Salt Lake County Health Department to ask unvaccinated students to stay home from school Friday.
Sandy middle schoolers invent water-saving app
By kslmrichards at 03/22/2018 12:46 pm
Tracking your water usage and being reminded of how you are doing can save a lot of water.
Provo man arrested in death of his girlfriend's baby
By kslpetersamore at 03/22/2018 11:39 am
A [man with a long criminal history](https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900013599/provo-man-arrested-in-death-of-his-girlfriends-baby.html) has been jailed on suspicion of killing his girlfriend's 4-month-old daughter.
Amb. Huntsman sees Trump, Putin moving toward formal meeting
By kslpetersamore at 03/22/2018 8:30 am
In the [interview](https://ru.usembassy.gov/u-s-ambassador-jon-huntsman-speaks-alexey-venediktov-echo-moscow-radio/), Jon Huntsman Jr. says bad relations are common, and both sides can work together to fix them.
Mother: children in therapy after rescue from cult in central Utah
By kslpetersamore at 03/22/2018 8:23 am
A mother is trying to help her children heal, after they were rescued from [a doomsday cult](https://www.ksl.com/?nid=148&sid=46285125) in Iron County.
Resigned Utah teacher investigated in messages with students case
By kslmrichards at 03/22/2018 6:34 am
A teacher who recently resigned from the Davis School District is being investigated for inappropriate communication with students over social media.
Census: Utah growing fast
By kslmrichards at 03/22/2018 6:28 am
Two Utah cities are in the top ten fastest-growing metro areas. And three Utah counties are in the top ten fastest-growing counties in America. (pic of Morgan County by Scott G Winterton, Deseret News)