A report from the Utah Department of Health finds that vaccination rates for students at Utah charter schools are lower than those at public schools, meaning charter students are five times more likely than public school students to get chickenpox.
The implications of mindfulness don’t just help people overcome addiction — it can potentially reduce the actual pain in those suffering from chronic pain, according to the lead researcher behind new University of Utah studies.
After former Sandy Police Chief Kevin Thacker was fired last year amid inappropriate hugging allegations, he threatened to sue the city for defamation. The city paid him $100K in a settlement but stood by original statements.
A 53-foot semitractor-trailer that transforms into a 1,000-square-foot 9/11 exhibit arrived at Centennial Park in West Valley City Wednesday, just in time for Memorial Day weekend, and will be on display until May 29.
“Thank you Utah, we love you and you’re now all honorary citizens of the state of Montana,” said Montana Attorney General Tim Fox, sharing his gratitude for Utah’s support of trooper Wade Palmer, who was shot on duty in Montana and treated in Utah.
More than 200 eager elementary students in one Salt Lake school received new pairs of name-brand athletic shoes Thursday thanks to a $35,000 donation from Bridge Investment Group and a partnership with Shoes That Fit, a nonprofit based in California.
The resolution, formally titled “Resolution in Support of Human Life,” declared the city council believes life starts at conception, and that “human life, including the unborn, must always be valued and protected.”