Logan Stefanich

'A culinary movement': 11 Utah restaurants, chefs named James Beard semifinalists

'A culinary movement': 11 Utah restaurants, chefs named James Beard semifinalists

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 28 - 3:34 p.m.

Eleven Utah restaurants and chefs have been named semifinalists for prestigious awards from the James Beard Foundation, a national nonprofit culinary arts organization.
What how much schooling you have means for your economic opportunities in Salt Lake City

What how much schooling you have means for your economic opportunities in Salt Lake City

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 28 - 12:17 p.m.

A newly released study suggests education level is a good indicator of economic opportunity — and the Beehive State's capital city is no exception.
Weber State harnesses 3D-printing technology for aerospace support, research

Weber State harnesses 3D-printing technology for aerospace support, research

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 27 - 8:58 p.m.

Weber State University is using 3D-printing technology to advance its research on composite materials that support northern Utah's aerospace and defense ecosystem.
1 person dead after semitruck rollover on I-15 in Juab County

1 person dead after semitruck rollover on I-15 in Juab County

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 25 - 10:49 p.m.

One person is dead after a semitruck rolled while traveling north on I-15 Wednesday night in Juab County.
Utah resolution proposing Friday designation for Halloween celebrations advances

Utah resolution proposing Friday designation for Halloween celebrations advances

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 25 - 7:07 p.m.

A bill that would encourage Utah communities to bump Halloween festivities — like trick-or-treating — to the last Friday in October every year, passed out of the Senate Government Operations and Political Subdivisions Committee meeting Wednesday and will go to the full Senate for a final vote.
1 person dead after crash on Mountain View Corridor

1 person dead after crash on Mountain View Corridor

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 25 - 6:19 p.m.

One person is dead after a crash on Mountain View Corridor involving a box truck and a passenger vehicle.
Utah school choice bill advances after debate from state officials, agencies

Utah school choice bill advances after debate from state officials, agencies

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 23 - 5:42 p.m.

A Utah bill that would create a school choice scholarship (also being called a school voucher) and increase teacher salaries advanced to the full Senate on Monday as rallies were held in support of and opposition to HB215.
What a BYU researcher learned about Antarctic icebergs — including 1 bigger than Utah Valley

What a BYU researcher learned about Antarctic icebergs — including 1 bigger than Utah Valley

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 21 - 12:06 p.m.

A researcher at BYU was part of a study looking at large Antarctic icebergs, including one so big it would stretch from Nephi to Bountiful.
Free college-level tech classes aim to help prepare more Utahns for work

Free college-level tech classes aim to help prepare more Utahns for work

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 20 - 9:04 p.m.

Utah Tech University will be expanding its Learn and Work Program to offer free access to over 7,000 non-credit courses, certification paths, labs and skill assessments.
Sundance Film Festival returns to Park City after 2-year hiatus. Here's what to expect

Sundance Film Festival returns to Park City after 2-year hiatus. Here's what to expect

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 19 - 9:02 p.m.

After two years of holding the Sundance Film Festival in a virtual capacity, the world-renowned film exhibition on Thursday returned to Park City in all of its former glory.
Will historic West High School be rebuilt or renovated? Here are the 4 options

Will historic West High School be rebuilt or renovated? Here are the 4 options

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 19 - 8:03 a.m.

A firm hired to conduct the West High School feasibility study on Wednesday presented four options regarding renovating or rebuilding the historic school.
Sexual assault, domestic violence survivors in Utah rural areas face more barriers to assistance

Sexual assault, domestic violence survivors in Utah rural areas face more barriers to assistance

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 16 - 8:20 p.m.

The DOVE Center, a southern Utah resource center for individuals experiencing domestic violence, sexual assault or human trafficking is taking steps to break the barriers faced by rural survivors and improve its rape and sexual assault services in Kane County, starting in Kanab.
Snow College student-athlete dies in car accident in Fountain Green

Snow College student-athlete dies in car accident in Fountain Green

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 16 - 7:55 p.m.

Snow College student-athlete Paige Rydalch died Monday in a two-vehicle accident while traveling south on state Route 132 in Fountain Green.
A 'see you again' for eternity: Over 800 gather to say goodbye to slain Utah family

A 'see you again' for eternity: Over 800 gather to say goodbye to slain Utah family

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 13 - 1:40 p.m.

Six members of the Earl family spoke during Friday's services and all gave emotional, heartfelt tributes to the Haight family and one member of the Earl family.
Here's how the U. wants to change its 'commuter-campus' status to a campus community

Here's how the U. wants to change its 'commuter-campus' status to a campus community

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 12 - 12:19 p.m.

The University of Utah announced Tuesday that it will add 5,000 new student beds by 2030 as it tries to shift the culture of a largely commuter campus into a community.
University of Utah's engineering college just received its largest gift ever

University of Utah's engineering college just received its largest gift ever

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 10 - 8:34 p.m.

John Price and his family have decided to give back to the University of Utah with a historic $50 million gift to the College of Engineering.
'New frontier': USU biochemists' discovery lands them a spot in prestigious academic journal

'New frontier': USU biochemists' discovery lands them a spot in prestigious academic journal

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 7 - 7:21 a.m.

A pair of USU biochemists were involved in findings that describe the structure and function of a newly discovered CRISPR immune system called Cas12a2 that shuts down infected cells to stop infection in its tracks.
With increased online anonymity, fraud and scams can thrive. Here's how to protect yourself

With increased online anonymity, fraud and scams can thrive. Here's how to protect yourself

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 2 - 12:08 p.m.

Online fraud and scams are common. Here's how they happen and how you can protect yourself from becoming a victim.
Utah growing rapidly, but younger population groups projected to lag behind

Utah growing rapidly, but younger population groups projected to lag behind

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 29 - 5:32 p.m.

Despite overall growth, school-age and college-age populations in the Beehive State are projected to decrease as shares of the total population.
Toy story: Why a Salt Lake business owner ditched corporate America to open a toy store

Toy story: Why a Salt Lake business owner ditched corporate America to open a toy store

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 23 - 9:28 p.m.

One man's epiphany in a mall sparked the opening of the Tutoring Toy, a Salt Lake toy store that has been a staple for shoppers looking to find the perfect gift for 34 years.
Utah Taxpayers Association releases 1st 'Pork Barrel' report

Utah Taxpayers Association releases 1st 'Pork Barrel' report

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 21 - 6:19 p.m.

The Utah Taxpayers Association on Wednesday released the first edition of what they say will be an annual report, titled "The Pork Barrel."
Here's why the economists aren't anticipating a Utah recession in 2023

Here's why the economists aren't anticipating a Utah recession in 2023

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 16 - 3:06 p.m.

Despite most economists expecting a national recession to appear in 2023, Utah's economy is showing no signs of a recession. But a slowdown is expected, an economist says.
'Year of the Teacher': Cox proposes 'historic' funding, pay raises for Utah educators

'Year of the Teacher': Cox proposes 'historic' funding, pay raises for Utah educators

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 8 - 6:22 p.m.

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox on Thursday announced that his new budget will include a "historic investment in education," to the tune of $1.5 billion dollars.
'A momentous day': VA Medical Center opens new, improved food pantry

'A momentous day': VA Medical Center opens new, improved food pantry

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 7 - 3:05 p.m.

On a day when many are remembering the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Department of Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System on Wednesday officially opened its new and improved food pantry.
How this Hill AFB major hopes to inspire a new generation of Air Force pilots

How this Hill AFB major hopes to inspire a new generation of Air Force pilots

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 6 - 7:03 p.m.

Maj. Kristin "Beo" Wolfe is an experienced fighter pilot at Hill Air Force Base who travels around the world hoping to inspire the next generation of U.S. Air Force pilots.