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Scott D. Pierce: ‘Modern Family’s’ goofy dad is going to make Utah his full-time home

Scott D. Pierce By Scott D. Pierce January 12

Two elk shot in — or maybe just near — Park City, and agents are trying to determine if that was poaching

Nate Carlisle By Nate Carlisle January 2

Typical ski pass climbs toward $100 in Utah, with one resort charging $209 some days

Nate Carlisle By Nate Carlisle December 30, 2019

Cryogenic snow was the foundation of Atlanta’s Big Air skiing and snowboarding event. Utahns say it could be the future.

Julie Jag By Julie Jag December 22, 2019

Utah backcountry skier Noah Howell takes a crack at the ‘Fifty Classic Descents of North America’

Julie Jag By Julie Jag December 7, 2019

Utah bounds into 2019-20 ski and snowboard season with the arrival of state’s 15th resort, Woodward Park City, among other improvements

Julie Jag By Julie Jag November 8, 2019

Drinking booze from skis is the latest contest between Park City and Breckenridge

Nate Carlisle By Nate Carlisle October 12, 2019

City dwellers can meet the wild things near them, in exhibit coming to Natural History Museum of Utah

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means October 6, 2019

Sting and Utah Symphony to play benefit for Zion’s centennial

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means August 29, 2019

Jet-car speed racer Jessi Combs dies trying to break record

By Gillian Flaccus | The Associated Press August 28, 2019

At Rockland Ranch, polygamists gather to be among people like themselves

Nate Carlisle By Nate Carlisle August 8, 2019

Xina, Utah’s oldest ever black bear, has died at 31

Nate Carlisle By Nate Carlisle July 30, 2019

Black Diamond will lay off Utah employees as manufacturing moves overseas

Nate Carlisle By Nate Carlisle July 24, 2019

The 1,000th California condor chick in a decadeslong restoration program has hatched at Zion National Park

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means July 9, 2019

The wild journey of Yellowstone’s migratory elk is chronicled in exhibit opening June 29 at Natural History Museum of Utah

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means June 26, 2019

An L.A. filmmaker shot a low-budget drama at Zion and other national parks without people noticing

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means May 31, 2019

This Utah mountaineering couple just summited Mount Everest. They blame weather, not crowds, for 11 recent deaths, including a fellow Utahn.

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means May 28, 2019

How Mount Everest’s popularity turned fatal

By Ankit Adhikari and Joanna Slater | The Washington Post May 27, 2019

‘Nothing left to steal’: Utah’s Danger Cave looted by thieves, who stole artifacts dating back 11,000 years

Courtney Tanner By Courtney Tanner May 13, 2019

U.S. agency considers more visitors to The Wave along Utah-Arizona border

By Morgan Smith | The Associated Press May 8, 2019

After President Trump reduced the monument by 85%, what remains of Bears Ears?

By Joe Fox, Lauren Tierney, Seth Blanchard, Gabriel Florit | The Washington Post May 6, 2019

When visiting Yellowstone, pack bear spray

By Vincent Del Giudice | Bloomberg April 23, 2019

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Sara Weber By Sara Weber April 5, 2019

Rain brings second California super bloom in two years

By Julie Watson | The Associated Press March 8, 2019