Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 30th - 8:28pm
Seventy-year-old Vicky Nielsen of Ogden did something recently not many her age are able to do: She biked 90 miles. Not only that, but the 90-mile distance gained nearly 6,000 feet in elevation from start to finish.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 21st - 7:53pm
On March 11, Jared Hughes knelt down on one knee to propose to Sariah Harker. At that moment that was immortalized in a photo, Heber Valley train conductor Brandon Crose's smiling face was immortalized along with the proposal of a lifetime.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 19th - 8:01pm
No matter the meal, there's always at least one child who refuses to eat. But even with a house full of picky eaters, I have learned some tricks to the trade. Mostly I have learned that I will never be able to please everyone no matter how hard I try.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 14th - 9:24am
In February of 2014, Conner Nesbit was diagnosed with testicular cancer. While grappling with his own diagnosis, he would lose his mother after her short battle with ovarian cancer just three months later. His winning piece on the show "Full Bloom" depicted the balance of life and death and everything in between.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 13th - 7:12pm
With March 21 being World Down Syndrome Day, a nonprofit organization based in Lehi is hoping to raise funds for orphaned children with Down syndrome so that they can be adopted. The fundraiser is aiming to bring awareness through a series of challenges throughout the month of March.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 12th - 8:33pm
Luke Wren wanted to make a difference in his community and environment, so he started a business that would find a way to repurpose and recycle items that would otherwise end up in the landfill. He calls himself the Junk King.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 5th - 7:46pm
My 12-passenger van filled with our 11-person family may be an eyesore on the road, but just be glad you can't see all the way in or hear what's going on inside. If eyes could see and ears could hear, every passerby would smile and wave with a prayer in their hearts for a family just trying to get from point A to point B.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 1st - 7:31pm
In March 2020, Boston Housley of Springville took on the 50 Yard Challenge to mow 50 lawns for those in need. It's part of a nonprofit organization instigated by a man named Rodney Smith Jr., who personally delivers a lawn mower and leaf blower to those who complete the challenge.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 19th - 7:47pm
Snow can be a daunting thing for parents for many reasons. With the recent snowfall, I found myself torn between potential misery and happiness. But when I let happiness win, we were left with memories to last a lifetime.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 12th - 7:42pm
Have you ever had something happen that completely took the wind out of your parenting sails? I did the day I heard a knock on the door and found it was my worst nightmare: a police officer asking me if I was missing a child.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 7th - 7:11pm
When schools shifted to online learning last spring due to the pandemic, fourth grader Conner Bailey began to thrive. As a competitive rock climber who also had a learning disability, Conner was struggling. After nearly a year of online school under his belt, Conner has risen the ranks of both academics and the climbing wall.