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Three ways the West can adapt to drought

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Unlike its golden-brown neighbor further south, Washington state was blessed with relatively generous storms over winter. But, as was the case in drought-stricken California, the naturally wild whims...

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Solar power coming to the Top of Utah

OGDEN — Just in time for Earth Day, Weber State University is announcing a partnership with Utah Clean Energy to bring more solar power to northern Utah....


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Next steps outlined as scientists study methane hot spot

FARMINGTON, N.M. — Researchers have a plan for trying to pinpoint the source of a giant mass of methane hanging over the Four Corners region. They outlined...


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Three ways the West can adapt to drought

Unlike its golden-brown neighbor further south, Washington state was blessed with relatively generous storms over winter. But, as was the case in drought-stricken...


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Herbert: Uranium shouldn't be in Utah before federal review

SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday that he wants federal regulators to review how hazardous a type nuclear waste is before it’s buried in...


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Herbert: Uranium shouldn't be in Utah before federal review

SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday that he wants federal regulators to review how hazardous a type nuclear waste is before it’s buried in...




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Herbert: Uranium shouldn't be in Utah before federal review

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday that he wants federal regulators to review how hazardous a type nuclear waste is before it’s buried in Utah’s...


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North Fork Park receives rare Dark Sky designation

EDEN — In an increasingly brightly lit world, opportunities to stargaze against the backdrop of the night sky are rapidly disappearing. But Weber...


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Drought disaster declared in Weber and Davis

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Davis and Weber counties in Utah as primary natural disaster areas due to damages and losses...


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Regulators question plan to store depleted uranium in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — State regulators on Monday cited a number of concerns they need resolved before approving a plan to bury in Utah’s western desert a type of...


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Weber State balloon project tests air for pollutants

OGDEN — The Weber State clock tower finished chiming at 11 a.m. just after the aerostat made its first float in the outside air, which felt unusually...


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