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Utah physicians to sue 'Diesel Brothers' reality TV group for smoking trucks

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The Discovery Channel’s “Diesel Brothers” allegedly tamper with their diesel...

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Take a guided walk to see Antelope Island's arachnids at Saturday's

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The fourth annual Spiderfest gives visitors a guided walk viewing the park’s many spider species, which benefit the Antelope Island’s ecosystem.


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Utah physicians to sue 'Diesel Brothers' reality TV group for smoking trucks

Diesel Brothers

The Discovery Channel’s “Diesel Brothers” allegedly tamper with their diesel trucks to blow polluting black smoke against federal law, according to the group’s letter showing intent to sue.


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Weber health board hears benefits of diesel testing from state, county

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As the Weber County diesel emissions testing debate drags on, the local health board sought clarity on the murky issue from other experts in the state at a work session Monday. The Weber-Morgan Board of Health and Weber-Morgan Health Department staff assembled a team of experts from...


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Elevated toxins found in Bountiful show benefit of state air quality funding

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The Division of Air Quality detected high levels during regular air-monitoring projects since 2013.


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Ogden Nature Center goes 100 percent solar with new array

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The 152-acre nature preserve could take 82 tons of carbon emissions out of the air each year with the move to power their Ogden buildings with 100 percent solar energy.


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Bees may have been the victim of mosquito abatement in Farr West

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This Farr West beekeeper is convinced his bees were the victims of a drive-by spraying.


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Utah bill meant to catch smoking vehicles so far blowing smoke

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One year after the law was passed, little has been done to crack down on those blowing smoke. During the 2015 session, the Utah Legislature passed House Bill 110. The Governor signed it into law March 20, 2015. It gives local Division of Motor Vehicle offices the ability to revoke...


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Northern Utahns challenged to clean up Wasatch Front air throughout July

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The Weber-Morgan Health Department has challenged Northern Utahns to help clear the air along the Wasatch Front through a July contest.

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