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In Utah, trees are not usually the central part of our landscape. The first thing that comes to people’s minds when they think of Utah is not trees but desert.

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That small crescent at the base of your fingernail is called the lunula, which comes from the Latin word for “little moon.”

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You’ve probably glanced directly at the sun at noon before. Whether you were trying to follow a baseball through the sky or attempting to imitate Galileo, looking into the sun isn’t an enjoyable experience.

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“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” So says Shakespeare’s character, Juliet, of the famed Romeo and Juliet. But if a rose will still smell as sweet, will a realtor, who has branded herself with a specific name, let’s just say, Jen Kirchhoefer…

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For many of us, January is all about giving things up: Maybe we’re going to stop eating meat and embrace a plant-based diet. Or we’re ready to kick excess sugar to the curb after a holiday season awash in sweets. Or we’re committed to avoiding fast food.

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All the buzz as this new year began was focused on the beginning of a whole new decade — a momentous event. Gone are the 20-teens and here come the 2020s!

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If you’ve ever wanted to do a school program that sounds about as confusing as rocket science, Ogden High has just the thing for you.

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The American bison — the largest mammal in North America — was officially named the national mammal of the United States in 2016.

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SOLITUDE SKI RESORT, Utah (AP) — Professional backcountry skier Elyse Saugstad planted her ski boots in knee-deep powder, her pink ski pants and camo jacket turned up-mountain toward seven women equally shrouded in Gore-Tex and dusted in fresh snow. Step by step, she reviewed the best techni…

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Jen Moves. That is what my license plate on my car implies. Technically, it says JENMVES, since the DMV will only allow a mere seven characters, but the intent of the message is still there; i.e.; Jen moves…literally. In fact, Jen moves this week, again; and it doesn’t seem to be as much fun…

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With the number of ATV jamborees increasing in Utah, I could only include those scheduled for the first half of the year in last week’s article. I maintain that jamborees are a great way to learn about places to ride and to explore the unique features that each of the counties in Utah have t…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Americans are drinking more now than when Prohibition was enacted. What’s more, it’s been rising for two decades, and it’s not clear when it will fall again.

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As the relatively new, at least in auto year that is, Lexus NX grows into its fifth year of existence, it still looks to be a very popular choice among those looking for a more compact SUV that still features a higher seating position than most in its class.

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My friend and I were already big fans of the first "Jumanji" movie and couldn't wait to see the new "Jumanji: The Next Level." We heard really good reviews, with people saying that it was just as good as the first one from 2017, with the same amount of humor.

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Last week, on the first day of the New Year, in a new decade, I boarded an airplane with six other people at o’dark-thirty in the morning, and we embarked on a trip to “the happiest place on Earth.” This would not be the first time I will have chosen to spend an exorbitant amount of hard ear…

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2007 is the year I wrote my first article reviewing ATV jamborees to be held during the year. That year Utah hosted six events. Last year that number had grown to thirteen and the number keeps going up.

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If you've ever wondered why food made by your favorite restaurant chef tastes better than the food you make at home, chances are you are missing the crucial "finishing touch." That's the final seasoning that chefs sprinkle or drizzle on the food once it is cooked.

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This week’s test drive was definitely one of the largest, if not the largest, vehicle we have had since we started our automotive journey 10 years ago. The Sprinter 2500 passenger van from Mercedes weighs in at a just over 9,000 pounds with a girth of 92 inches, a length of 170 inches and a height of 118 inches.

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Today, Jan. 5, is perihelion — the day during this year that the Earth is closest to the sun in its orbit.

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"Star Wars: Episode IX — The Rise of Skywalker" marks the finish of the latest trilogy in the "Star Wars" universe. Theaters have been packed full with fans of the franchise, critics have been airing their griefs, and I’m here to let you know what I thought of it.

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Winter is the most wonderful time of the year! The streets are aglow with beautiful lights, and everyone is happy and content with each other.

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As the saying goes, “It ain’t over until the fat lady sings.” Or rather, if preferred: it will not officially come to a close until the attractive, gender nonspecific person of generous proportion, of which is irrelevant favors us with (insert desired identity pronoun, i.e. his/her/their) ex…

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After writing an article titled, “New law affects the Utah ATV community” last month, I got a call from my friend, Gary, asking why I didn’t say anything about how the laws in the surrounding states impact Utah riders. I didn’t have a good enough answer for him so I patiently listened while …

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SALT LAKE CITY — When Kimberly Dudik ran for her fourth term in the Montana House, state officials told her she could not use campaign money to pay for child care for her four young children.

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At the end of 2018, Ram came out with a new design on their ever popular 1500 pickup, adding all kinds of extra technology and engineering to make it one of the best new offerings on the truck market.