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Recreation

July 4 weekend tips for boaters about quagga mussels

The spread of quagga mussels in Lake Powell — and the possibility that the invaders might be in Deer Creek Reservoir — have added to the time it takes...


Recreation

Why mosquitoes may find you tasty

Mosquitoes love me, but leave my family alone. What gives? Researchers have been trying to crack this code for years. It is simply unfair when you are out on an...


Recreation

Timpanogos Cave closes after visitor sets off bear spray

AMERICAN FORK — Timpanogos Cave has been temporarily closed after a visitor accidentally set off bear spray there. The Daily Herald of Provo reports...


Hers

LongHorn Grill Us Hotline prepared for July 4th

A backyard barbecue is supposed to be easy and fun, but it's not as simple as cranking up the heat and throwing on the meat. During this weekend's Independence Day...


Hers

Study suggests fermented foods may reduce social anxiety

You know that coffee perks you up. And when you’re sad, mac and cheese can make you feel better. But could miso soup or sauerkraut help you feel less tense at...




Hers

This is not the place for couch potatoes

Couch potato, smouch potato — we’ve got this covered, Utah. The residents of our can’t-get-enough-hiking-and-boating-and-just-being-outdoors...


Hers

If you don't want to lose your tools, try hiding them

Garden tools don’t just run away and hide, but often it seems that way. Where’s the trowel I was using before lunch? And the weed bucket? For that...


Hers

Smooth moves begin long before the van arrives

It’s that time of year: For-rent and for-sale signs are sprouting like spring flowers and people are madly searching for movers. If you are moving, whether to...


Hers

Couch potato roundup

States With Most Couch Potatoes Per Capita 1. Ohio  2. Alabama 3. West Virginia 4. Arkansas 5. Louisiana 6. Kentucky 7. Oklahoma 8. Tennessee 9....


Health

Utah's heat wave triggers health dangers

A surge in temperatures brings a swell of hospital visits. Health professionals and emergency coordinators caution that heat-related ailments are dangerous but...


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