Lifestyle

In time of drought, get water smart

Drought 4

Utahns are no strangers to droughts — they’ve been facing them for years. Utah is one of the driest states in the country, with much of its water supply depending on snowpack gained...

Recreation

What's new and notable in backcountry gear

Utah’s wild landscape is an inspiring place, and it has helped stir the creativity of more than a few inventive gear designers and devisers. Seasoned...


Faith

The first anti-Mormon book gets a reprint with commentary

More than 180 years after its publication, “Mormonism Unvailed,” generally considered the very first anti-Mormon book, remains of interest to...


Science

A 500,000-year-old clue reveals world's oldest known murder

Nearly half a million years ago, an ancient human was murdered. With two brutal blows to the head, the attacker fractured his victim’s skull, killing him (or...


Faith

LDS Church: Elder Cook calls for freedom of faith

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA — Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints took the church’s...


Recreation

REVIEW: Polaris Slingshot like a Star Wars pod racer

I have never been into motorcycles. When I was a young boy in Tulsa, Oklahoma, I had friends with motorcycles who ended up getting hurt. My son had a motorcycle,...




Recreation

TroutBlitz: Fishing for science and prizes

Anglers can help TU catalog wild and native trout all across North America, and win flies for doing it.


Recreation

See cutthroat trout at Strawberry

HEBER CITY — You don’t have to be an angler to get a close look at cutthroat trout at Strawberry Reservoir. Biologists from the state Department of...


Recreation

Open-water swimming: How to do it in Northern Utah

BOUNTIFUL — It’s cold outside --- at least, it’s cold for swimming. But here we are: a group of 10 swimmers and a few kayaks, ready to try...


Recreation

Open-water swimming how-to tips

Places to go open water swimming in Northern Utah: Pineview Reservoir Willard Bay State Park East Canyon Reservoir Bear Lake Equipment needed: Bright colored...


Recreation

New Sports and Outdoor Recreation Expo this week

OGDEN —This Friday and Saturday, get ready for Dutch oven cooking, recurve bow shooting and a mobile dart tag game, among other vendors and activities at the...


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What's new and notable in backcountry gear

Utah’s wild landscape is an inspiring place, and it has helped stir the creativity of more than a few inventive gear designers and devisers. Seasoned...


The first anti-Mormon book gets a reprint with commentary

More than 180 years after its publication, “Mormonism Unvailed,” generally considered the very first anti-Mormon book, remains of interest to...