Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Utah's congressional delegation met Thursday to lay out next steps in the review of the designation of Bears Ears National Monument. On Wednesday, President Donald Trump ordered of review of designations since 1996.
New data shows Utah is ahead of the country in emergency preparedness. An example of why Utah is so prepared for emergencies could be seen Friday during a convention dedicated to being prepared for potential emergencies.
Though organizers of the Outdoor Retailer trade show have made it clear they won't be returning to Salt Lake City in 2018, Salt Lake City officials have submitted an unsolicited bid to host the convention.
Utah's five national parks, monuments and national historic sites are generating big bucks for gateway communities and the state's economy in general, racking up $1.6 billion in economic output for the state. Visitors spent $1.1 billion last year.
Robert Williamson, KSL.com Contributor | Posted
Apr 19th - 11:59am
There are many activities available on Antelope Island— those organized by the Utah Department of Natural Resources and those dreamed up by other groups and individuals. The 7-mile causeway also provides an area for those who seek solitude.
The National Park Service designated the Rainbow Bridge a "traditional cultural property," in recognition of its historic and ongoing cultural significance to at least six Native American tribes. It is the first site in Utah to gain the designation.