Utah Food

More Americans are hungry and it costs more to feed them

The first time Kelly Wilcox drove her 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan to the pantry near her home in Payson, Utah, she immediately noticed one thing that surprised her: the new models of sedans and Toyota and Honda minivans. “I saw a bunch of other people with cars like mine, who …

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Utah Legislature Calls on Local Nutrition Coalition in Fight Against Food Insecurity

Posted by Sandra MacMartin, Public Affairs Specialist with Guest Author Paul Birkbeck, SNAP Program Specialist, Utah Department of Workforce Services for Food and Nutrition Security August 01, 2022 My name is Paul Birkbeck and I have worked with SNAP for 26 years and have had the honor of chairing the …

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Oregon state inspection program is the 28th in the nation

The USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and the State of Oregon have entered into a cooperative agreement, under which the state inspection program may inspect meat products destined to be shipped in the state. Under the cooperative agreement, the state inspection program must develop, administer and enforce requirements …

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Colorado farmers hope to start a grocery co-op in one of Denver’s biggest food deserts

“Reaching out is just a consensus…many farmers and ranchers are struggling to find a place where they can sell their produce at the price they need to cover production and living costs,” said Margaret S. McRoberts. “And there’s also just a lack of local food in Denver and other parts …

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Best local restaurants | ABC4 Utah

by: Weslan Hansen Job : Jul 27, 2022 / 2:48 PM MDT Updated: Jul 27, 2022 / 2:48 PM MDT Foodie Courtney Otis of Seeking Good Things on Instagram showed us some of her favorite places to grab a bite to eat. First, she showcased food from Iaziz Kitchen, a …

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Family displaced after fireworks ignite Magna mobile home

MAGNA, Utah — A Magna family tries to figure out what’s next after being displaced from their home over the weekend. According to Unified Fire Authority, crews responded to a fire in the Sunset Vista Trailer park on Friday evening. They encountered the back of a burning mobile home and …

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These American staples are banned in other countries

(NEXSTAR) – A California lawsuit recently put Mars, Inc. in the hot seat, claiming that one of its candies contained toxins that were dangerous to eat. The class action lawsuit filed earlier this month accuses the candy maker of including “high levels” of titanium dioxide, or TiO2, in its Skittles …

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Latino Conservation Week in Utah includes stargazing, river cleanups and more

Artes de México Director Fanny Guadalupe Blauer gives a presentation “Sabores de Mi Patria: Food is Culture” in July 2021 as part of Latino Conservation Week. The presentation, along with a number of events, make up Utah’s Latin American Conservation Week this year. (Wasatch Community Gardens) Estimated reading time: 4-5 …

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Utah’s popular ‘The Training Table’ burger could return

UTAH (ABC4) — Popular Utah burger restaurant “The Training Table,” known for its burgers and cheese fries, may return after a 6-year closure. The restaurant, which had been known as a staple Utah fast food joint for nearly 40 years, posted a message on its website this week, stating, “Tasty …

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San Francisco pop-up, The Mushroom, mixes psychedelic art and vegetables

You sip natural wine in a dining room where the walls, tables and staff are covered in greenery. A tower of grilled and roasted squash covered in electric purple mashed potatoes has been placed in front of you on a pink plate. Star-shaped radish and black sesame hummus sandwiches surround …

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These are the ‘best places to travel in the world’, according to Travel + Leisure

(NewsNation) — Despite record inflation driving up the price of plane tickets, most people aren’t letting that stop their vacation plans. For most of the summer, the Transportation Security Administration reported a higher number of checkpoint trips than the same time last year, with more than 2 million people passing …

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Ogden Arts Scene: Live Poetry, Backyard Arts, Outdoor Concerts and More This Week | News, Sports, Jobs

1 / 3 A new mural by artist Leon Araujo lights up the South Ogden backyard location of the yART sale. Photo provided, Audrey Christensen 2 / 3 Inside Unspoken, where Ogden’s first Speak-Easy Poetry & Mixed Media Jam will be held. Deann Armes, Special to Standard Examiner …

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Rumors, trades, off-season news, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Brooklyn Nets, Deandre Ayton at Indiana Pacers

Deandre Ayton may be out of town. According ESPN Brian Windhorst, the Pacers are “very close” to executing a signing and trade with the Suns for Ayton, 23, who was the No. 1 overall pick in 2018. The Pacers finalized a trade with the Celtics over the weekend, in which …

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Are gas prices and inflation causing people to cancel their summer travel plans?

A majority of Utah residents are now considering cutting back or postponing their summer travel plans in the face of continued inflationary pressures and record high gasoline prices, according to new polling data. And, the survey results align with local and national measures of consumer sentiment that hit historic lows …

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Real Salt Lake releases pins for a good cause

SALT LAKE CITY (abc4) – Real Salt Lake is launching a new charity initiative and wants the community to get involved! The club offers limited edition commemorative pins for sale in its pro shop and online. Pins cost $15 and $5 goes to a charity fund. For example, this month’s …

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New chef Curry Up Now adds science to Indian Street Food franchise | Franchise News

Abhijit Kamath wants to help change the way consumers experience Indian food in the United States. “It’s food that brings back memories,” says Kamath, “food that brings back memories. “Rana and Akash laid the groundwork for me, and they did a great job.” They are Rana and Akash Kapoor, founders …

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Best Orijen Cat Food – ABC4 Utah

Which Orijen cat food is the best? Your cats are part of your family, so it’s only natural that you want to choose the best food. Orijen cat food is made from top quality ingredients from a biologically appropriate perspective, which means it is suitable for the small carnivores you …

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‘Our story matters’: Mural depicting 4 prominent Utah black women unveiled

Ava Isom and Jackie Thompson pose for photos during an unveiling ceremony for a new mural featuring four black women at Richmond Park in Salt Lake City on Monday. Isom, 13, is dressed as Elnora Dudley, who was crowned queen at the 1898 Emancipation Day celebration. Thompson portrays Mignon Richmond, …

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Nominations are open until July 15 for the Farm Bureau’s Farm Dog of the Year contest.

Farmers are invited to submit entries for the Farm Bureau’s 2023 Farm Dog of the Year contest, supported by Purina. This is the fifth year for the contest, which celebrates farm dogs and the many ways they support farmers and ranchers in producing nutritious food for families and their pets …

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Northern Utah and Southeast Idaho 4th of July Celebrations – Cache Valley Daily

The 4th of July is the occasion to celebrate the Independence Day of the United States. LEWISTON — Communities in Cache Valley and surrounding areas hold their own flavor of July 4 celebrations and some have been passed down from generation to generation. Lewiston City will begin their 4th of …

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Is Utah, the Beehive State, really the second worst state to keep bees?

It’s an email subject line that will have any food writer sitting upright in their chair: “Utah is the #2 worst state for beekeeping.” Utah? The state of the hive? Bad for keeping bees? That’s the reading of the lawn-care chain LawnLove, which sent out the results of its study …

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Utah Adventures with Maverik: Got a Kayak or Canoe? 7 of the Best Places in Utah to Use It

Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes Exploring the great outdoors in Utah’s diverse landscape isn’t just exciting and scenic, it’s also good for your health. And if you’re looking for a new way to experience local nature while simultaneously benefiting your body and mind, you might want to pick up a …

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What to do when wildfires approach your home

SALT LAKE CITY — June 21 is the official first day of summer 2022, and with warmer temperatures inevitably comes wildfires. And one of the biggest concerns of fire season is being in the path of a fire that forces you and your family to evacuate your home and neighborhood. …

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Edmond Kulsick | The independent daily on YourValley.net

Edmund Michael Kulsick left this life peacefully at his home on May 26, 2022. Edmund was born to Dennis and Celia Kulsick in 1947 in Ithaca, NY. Since childhood, Ed’s interests have included literature, theatre, stamp collecting and sports. He was a student at Regis High School, New York, NY; …

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Garth Brooks talks about the special meaning of back-to-back concerts in Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, June 17, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) — Country megastar Garth Brooks spoke to reporters Friday in Salt Lake City, hours before more than 50,000 concert-goers were set to attend a show at sold out at the Rice-Eccles stadium, the first of two nights in what seems to …

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Juneteenth Business Spotlight Series presented by Visit Utah

Originating in Galveston, Texas, Juneteenth is a holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African Americans in the United States. First celebrated on June 19, 1866, the holiday also celebrates African-American culture and is often considered the “oldest African-American holiday.” On June 17, 2021, President Joe Biden signed the Juneteenth National …

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Utah Sauce Lake City Festival this weekend hot sauce contest, music, food truck exhibit

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Food, drink, music, custom cars and local hot sauce makers – what more could you want? This weekend, Sauce Lake City Fest—Utah’s premier hot sauce expo—should bring out the foodie in you. The festival takes place at the Utah State Fairpark and will feature local …

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Inflation creates high prices for food at the San Diego County Fair

The cost of gas and groceries has gone up, and a trip to the county fair is no exception. Many sellers say they had to raise their prices to make a profit. DEL MAR, Calif. — Some San Diegans were surprised to see the shock of higher food stickers, games …

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5 full-service chains are getting into fast food

The landscape changes Although table service brands like Buffalo Wild Wings and IHOP implemented quick-serve formats before the pandemic upended daily life, COVID has accelerated those plans while heightening the conversations that many other chefs Full-service restaurants had on-the-counter dive-water service. With offsite opportunities like take-out, delivery and drive-thru orders …

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Utah farmers work against inflation, labor shortages and drought

WEBER COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – As temperatures edge closer to the 90s on the Wasatch Front, water supplies will continue to decline. The ever-changing drought continues to affect Utah farmers. As they battle inflation, labor shortages and water cuts, Utahans are encouraged to buy local when possible. According to a …

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Utah Department of Health provides update on formula shortage, Abbott restarts formula production

Abbott announced the restart of formula production at its Sturgis, Michigan plant after meeting U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requirements, according to a company statement. Abbott begins production of EleCare which will be available to consumers starting June 20. A statement from the company said: “We are also working …

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Abbott restarts infant formula factory linked to contamination – ABC4 Utah

WASHINGTON (AP) — Abbott Nutrition has restarted production at the Michigan infant formula plant that was shut down for months due to contamination, the company announced on Saturday, taking a step toward mitigating of a nationwide supply shortage that is expected to persist through the summer. The February closure of …

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Watchdog launches investigation into FDA response to formula recall

(The Hill) – A federal watchdog said Thursday it would investigate whether the Food and Drug Administration had properly inspected an infant formula manufacturing plant operated by Abbott Nutrition. The Office of the Inspector General for the Department of Health and Human Services said it will investigate FDA actions leading …

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Simple tips for better body image

While we know it’s imperative to have a positive body image, that’s easier said than done in today’s world. Although it’s a problem across the United States that affects women and girls, it’s especially common in Utah. Utah currently ranks the state with the highest per capita plastic surgery rate …

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Joe Ingles eats at Sandwich Place Gordon Hayward fell ill

SALT LAKE CITY –Former Utah Jazz and current Portland Trail Blazers forward Joe Ingles says he finally ate the sandwich that former Jazzman Gordon Hayward fell ill from during the 2017 NBA Playoffs. On May 28, Ingles tweeted that after years of not wanting to eat at “the sandwich shop,” …

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FDA chief struggles to explain slow response to infant formula

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Robert Califf testifies via video during a hybrid hearing of the House Commerce Oversight and Investigations subcommittee on the national infant formula shortage Wednesday in Washington. (Kevin Wolf, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes WASHINGTON — The head of the Food and Drug Administration …

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Enjoy new dishes at this local food truck

Post : May 24, 2022 / 12:52 p.m. MDT Update: May 24, 2022 / 12:52 p.m. MDT Our taste buds are on fire as we kick off frantic food truck week, featuring today’s guest chef, Najati Abdalla, owner of Namash Swahili Cuisine. Abdalla started his business to share his country’s …

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78,000 pounds of infant formula arrives in the US – ABC4 Utah

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A military plane carrying enough specialized infant formula for more than half a million baby bottles arrived in Indianapolis on Sunday, the first of several flights expected from Europe to relieve a shortage that has forced parents struggling to find enough to feed their children. President Joe …

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17 simple products to make your life easier – ABC4 Utah

Gadgets that make life easier The best gadgets don’t require you to change your established habits in order to incorporate them into your life. Nor are they complicated devices that require a high-tech doctorate just to operate. If you want your life to be easier, you need simple tools that …

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Biden invokes Defense Production Act over shortage of formulas

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Wednesday invoked the Defense Production Act to speed up production of infant formula and authorized flights to import supplies from overseas, as he faces pressure growing policy in the face of a domestic shortage caused by the country’s security-related shutdown. largest formula manufacturing …

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UVU Mechanical Engineering Student 3D Prints Hands for Children in Need

Matt Thomas, a junior mechanical engineering student at Utah Valley University (UVU), is one of those exceptional people who are always of service to others. His latest service project involved printing prosthetic hands on a 3D printer for underprivileged children in the Philippines and South America. Thomas’ adventure in 3D …

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Drought and development are displacing wildlife in Utah. How can we help wildlife?

As the snow melts and the warm seasons kick in, a new generation of Utah wildlife has begun to be born, hatch, and open their eyes to a vast new world. But the state’s continued drought and rampant human development have squeezed food resources and reduced natural habitats, increasing the …

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Pacific Power Awards 15 Grants to Support Central Oregon Safety, Health and Wellness Programs

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – Across central Oregon, community safety and well-being often begins with some of the hardest-working organizations, those focused on delivering services and programs that provide a accessible food and housing, health care and mental health support. , as well as disaster relief and public safety programs. Their …

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Utahns support tourism but problems, frustrations are brewing

SALT LAKE CITY – Two new surveys have shed light on Utah residents’ perceptions of tourism, showing statewide support and capturing residents’ concerns about the quality of life in remote areas. high attendance. “What we know from this survey is that Utah residents, as a whole, are really happy with …

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Food as Medicine: How Health Systems Treat Hunger | Health info

Hospitals and health systems are expanding their vision of population health to include more effective approaches to managing – and even combating – chronic diseases and conditions. In fact, many facilities are successfully applying their community health expertise to help people stay out of hospital by addressing key social determinants …

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Mitch McConnell and Utah leaders pay tribute to ‘larger than life’ Orrin Hatch

SALT LAKE CITY — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell paid tribute Friday to the late Sen. Orrin Hatch, celebrating the Utah icon as a principled conservative, committed public servant and man of faith. Two weeks after Hatch died at age 88 from a stroke, McConnell joined family, friends, former colleagues …

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Kenneth Varney | News, Sports, Jobs

June 16, 1956 — May 3, 2022 See you soon guys ! I died at the age of 84 on May 3, 2002. I was born June 16, 1937 in Ogden, Utah. I graduated from Ogden High School in 1956. I attended 2 years at Weber …

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Vegan chocolate recalled due to undeclared milk

by: Isabel Colello, Nexstar Multimedia Cable Post : May 3, 2022 / 6:42 p.m. MDT Update: May 3, 2022 / 6:42 p.m. MDT (WWTI) – Consumers are being warned about the presence of dairy in some “dairy-free” chocolates. The Food and Drug Administration has confirmed that TJX Companies, Inc. has …

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Mower, co-inventor of implantable cardioverter defibrillator, dies at 89 – ABC4 Utah

BALTIMORE (AP) — Dr. Morton Mower, a former Maryland-based cardiologist who helped invent an automatic implantable defibrillator that helped countless heart patients live longer, healthier lives, has died at 89. The funeral was held Wednesday for Mower, who died of cancer two days earlier at Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver, …

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What is “dirty soda”? Utah’s beloved drink is trending on social media

(NEXSTAR) – Let’s Talk Dirty. A relatively new food trend that originated in Utah — “dirty soda” — has burst onto the national scene in recent weeks, and it’s largely thanks to social media. The drink itself is quite simple: it’s soda mixed with any combination of syrups, juices, purees, …

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Plug into technology to monitor diabetes

April 27, 2022 12:00 a.m. Author: University of Utah Health Communications If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes, you know how important it is to actively manage your disease by eating a healthy diet, exercising, taking medication, reducing your risk of complications, and monitoring your condition. . And that’s exactly why …

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TDS is working hard to become the preferred internet provider in Southern Utah – St George News

Promotional image courtesy of TDS, St. George News/Cedar City News CONTRIBUTED CONTENT — Students, schools, workers and businesses all need reliable high-speed Internet access to succeed. TDS believes that St. George and the Southern Utah area deserves the best Internet. Promotional image courtesy of TDS, St. George News/Cedar City News …

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Former Utah senator Orrin G. Hatch, who helped shape health and tax policy, dies at 88

While he was a staunch Republican, especially on social issues, that didn’t stop him from forming close working and personal relationships with Democrats, including Kennedy, with whom he was quite close. “Working with the other side is not only politically necessary, but actually beneficial to everyone,” Hatch said in his …

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why bird owners are vigilant and the symptoms you should look out for

UTAH COUNTY, Utah “Right now, people in Utah County have to keep a close eye on their herds. The warnings come as the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food confirms a case of bird flu in northern Utah County. Currently, 29 states, including Utah, are reporting cases of bird flu. …

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Dallas Mavericks Games 3 and 4 Official Watch Parties: Everything You Need to Know

DALLAS— It’s time to get Rowdy, Loud and Proud and cheer on the Dallas Mavs in Salt Lake City! The Dallas Mavericks today announced plans to hold official playoff watch parties this Thursday and Saturday for Games 3 and 4 against the Utah Jazz. Both celebrations will take place at …

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Southern Utah Chabad greets community members at their Passover Seder – St George News

The community ritual Passover Seder feast marks the beginning of the Jewish holiday of Passover, St. George, Utah, April 15, 2022 | Photo by Stephanie DeGraw, St. George News ST. GEORGE- The ritual feast of the community Passover Seder warmly welcomed residents and guests of southern Utah on Friday night. …

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Oklahoma and Utah advance to NCAA Gymnastics Team Finals

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma’s women’s gymnastics team returns to a familiar place thanks in part to a little pep talk from Baker Mayfield. The Sooners posted the best score of 198.112 in the opening session of the NCAA Semifinals on Thursday, moving the four-time national champions to the …

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Iowa rejected Biden, but president returns to sell rural plan – ABC4 Utah

WASHINGTON (AP) — Iowa has never been fertile ground for Joe Biden. His 1988 presidential bid imploded in a plagiarism scandal sparked by comments he made during a debate there. He dropped out of his run for the White House in 2008 after a fifth-place finish in the Iowa caucus. …

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Ukrainian leaves Utah to help his people

OREM, Utah — A Ukrainian who has lived in Utah for more than 15 years packs his bags to help his people. Vasil Osipenko was instrumental in helping Ukrainians find accommodation here in Beehive state after fleeing their homeland, but now he says it’s time to reach out to them. …

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Covid cases, vaccine recalls and BA.2 news: live updates

A checkpoint in Ningbo, China. A growing number of Chinese cities are requiring truckers to take daily Covid PCR tests.Credit…Agence France-Presse — Getty Images BEIJING — China’s growing Covid-19 restrictions are creating further disruptions to global supply chains for consumer electronics, auto parts and other goods. A growing number of …

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Troutman Pepper State Attorneys General Monitor – April 2022

Flight. 2022, Number 3 REGULATORY WATCH PODCAST Troutman Pepper’s Regulatory oversight podcast analyzes the underlying trends driving law enforcement activities and provides expert insights into key policy areas. Featuring insights from members of the firm’s Regulatory Practice Group, including its nationally ranked office of state attorneys general, with invited commentary …

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Across the United States, religious groups are mobilizing to help Ukrainian refugees – ABC4 Utah

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As U.S. refugee resettlement agencies and nonprofits nationwide prepare to help Ukrainians fleeing the nearly six-week-long Russian invasion and war, members of religious communities are leading the charge to welcome the displaced. In Southern California, pastors and lay people line up at the Mexican border waving …

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Stolen car owner’s dog dies in crash in southern Utah

IRON COUNTY, Utah — A man is facing charges after he allegedly stole a car in Cedar City, ran from police at extremely high speeds, then rolled the car, which resulted in the death of the car owner’s dog . Police say Sean Damian Peacock, 21, of Enoch, stole a …

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The Bayou, a Salt Lake City bar, lifts its COVID-19 vaccine requirement

The Bayou faced protests as one of the first private companies in Utah to demand proof of being bitten. (The Bayou Facebook Page) The Bayou, a Salt Lake City bar and restaurant, faced protests on Saturday, August 28, 2021, due to its requirement for proof of COVID-19 vaccination for food …

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Utah mom warns about button batteries after 9-month-old’s trip to ER

Brayden Imlay, who is 9 months old, was rushed to hospital after a button cell battery got stuck in his throat on March 9. His mother hopes to warn others of the dangers of button batteries. (Imlay family photo) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – Cassidie ​​Imlay …

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Dine on the Nanoose Bay Waterfront – Revelstoke Review

– Words by Susan Lundy Photography by Sean Fenzel Described as a “modern Canadian tavern”, Seascape is a new waterfront dining destination in the Fairwinds community of Nanoose Bay. Located in Fairwinds Landing, Seascape offers spectacular ocean and marina views, a relaxed and inviting ambiance, and a menu that showcases …

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‘Farm Field Day’ captivates hundreds of Iron County third graders – St George News

CEDAR TOWN — Hundreds of third-graders participated in an “Agricultural Field Day” this week in Cedar City. Third-graders participate in farming presentations at various learning stations during ‘Farm Field Day’ at Diamond Z Arena, Cedar City, Utah on March 21, 2022 | Photo by Jeff Richards, St. George News/Cedar City …

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Working together to save Utah Lake

Sponsored: Utah Lake Restoration – Led by an expert team of scientists, engineers, professionals, and researchers with decades of experience restoring degraded waterways Lake Restoration Solutions| Recreational Island (concept art) By Jon Benson | Lake Restoration Solutions | March 22, 2022, 6:00 a.m. Working together to save Utah Lake When …

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The best Tramontina cookware – ABC4 Utah

What are the best Tramontina cookware sets? Cooking for loved ones becomes more enjoyable with quality cookware. Beautiful, durable pots and pans make every kitchen job easier and can even improve the end result. Whether you’re a home cook creating delicious meals for friends and family or a professional chef …

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Xterra Triathlon moves U.S. Championship event from Utah to Avon this summer

Crowds gather at Beaver Creek for Xterra races in 2021. Xterra will move its US Championship event to Beaver Creek in 2022.Jesse Peters/Xterra VAIL – The Xterra Off-Road Triathlon Circuit is moving its United States Championship event out of Utah to Beaver Creek and Avon as part of a larger …

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Pi Day: Who serves the best pie in Utah?

(NEXSTAR) – If you have any respect for math, you’ll eat a slice of pie today. Pi Day, observed annually on March 14, is an unofficial holiday that was first established in 1988 to celebrate the mathematical constant of pi. Today, scholars and teachers around the world commemorate this date …

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New College of Veterinary Medicine to Ease Utah Veterinarian Shortage

LOGAN, Utah (ABC4) – The Utah Legislature recently approved funding for the new College of Veterinary Medicine at Utah State University. The college will open in the fall of 2024, and when it does, it will be the first of its kind in the Beehive State. School officials believe that, …

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No. 23 Colorado State ekes by Utah State in MWC Quarters

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Chandler Jacobs banked the winning field goal with 1.8 seconds left and the No. 23 Colorado State held off Utah State 53-51 Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference. Isaiah Stevens drove the lane in the dying seconds and then drove through the …

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ESSENTIAL A&E CHOICES MARCH 10-16 | Choice of entertainment | Salt Lake City

Utah Opera: Puccini ToscaThe history of opera and musical theater is filled with unique, perhaps unexpected, choices for booklets to turn into musical stories. This description could apply to Italian composer Giacomo Puccini’s interest in Victorien Sardou’s 1887 play in French Toscawhich Puccini first encountered while touring Italy in 1889. …

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Various locations in the Utah Valley to find great international cuisine

Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes When hunger pangs hit, sometimes you feel like branching out and trying something beyond your usual burger and fries or other classic American fare. You might crave a savory meat dish from Peru, a heavenly plate of curry from India or a freshly baked Parisian-style …

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Scenes of despair, resolution in Ukrainian town – ABC4 Utah

MARIUPOL, Ukraine (AP) — A pale, bloody child, her pajama pants playfully adorned with unicorns, is rushed to a hospital, her mother moaning in terror. The new mothers nest the infants in makeshift bomb shelters in the basement. A father collapses in grief over the death of his teenage son …

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Liquor bills pass as Utah lawmakers rush to end legislative session

SALT LAKE CITY — With Utah’s current legislative session set to end Friday, lawmakers were busy in the House and Senate with a variety of bills: WINE CLUB OF THE MONTH The Legislature has approved a bill allowing “Wine of the Month” club memberships in Utah, but there’s a catch: …

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Utah Bill to Ban COVID Vaccine Passports Heads to Utah Senate

After a tense meeting that began with some community members being evicted by soldiers, Utah Senate lawmakers introduced a bill that would ban businesses and the government from requiring vaccine passports to enter . HB60 brought dozens of them to the Senate Tax and Revenue Committee meeting on Tuesday days …

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Latter-day Saint in Ukraine Expresses Gratitude for Food Storage

Andre Zinkovski, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Ukraine, says he is grateful for his food supply. (André Zinkovski) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes KYIV, Ukraine — It has been a month since The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints evacuated missionaries from …

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Utah needs the freedom to use income taxes for more than schools | Opinion

By any measure, Utah has the strongest economy in the country. With an unemployment rate below 2%, a healthy rainy day fund, and outstanding credit, Utah lawmakers should have plenty of tax revenue to cover all of our current needs and invest in our long-term prosperity. We do it but …

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Best Hyaluronic Acid Supplement – ABC4 Utah

Which hyaluronic acid supplement is the best? Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance in the joints, skin and eyes. It provides healthy lubrication to keep you comfortable throughout the day. Over time, the level of natural hyaluronic acid decreases. When combined with certain joint-wearing conditions (i.e. osteoarthritis), the lack …

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Utah House speaker proposes ballot question to address education funding and food tax | News, Sports, Jobs

TIM VANDENACK, Standard Examiner Utah House Speaker Brad Wilson, right, addresses a legislative town hall at Layton City Hall on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. Listening in, from left, are Senator Jerry Stevenson, Representative Stewart Barlow and Representative Stephen Handy. Utahns could see a question about whether to …

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5 of the best Utah-bound athlete moments at the 2022 Olympics

More than 80 Olympians with ties to Utah have competed in the 2022 Winter Olympics, with nearly every day of competition in Beijing featuring someone with ties to Beehive State. From Nathan Chen to Erin Jackson, Utah-bound athletes produced many memorable moments at the 2022 Olympics. Here are five of …

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Berlin Air Force ‘Candy Bomber’ pilot from WWII dies aged 101

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — Utah native Col. Gail S. “Hal” Halvorsen, also known as the “Candy Bomber” of Berlin, has died at the age of 101. Halverson was a US Air Force pilot who served in World War II in Berlin. At a time when more than two million …

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Recall of dried plums sold in California, Nevada and Utah

Candies Tolteca of Fresno, California is recalling its 1.5 ounce packages of Saladitos (dried salted plums) and 1.5 ounce packages of Saladitos con Chile y Limon (dried plums with chilli and lemon) due to a potential lead contamination. The recall was initiated after it was discovered that dried plums, or …

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Fewer accidents after Utah sets toughest DUI law in US

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Road deaths declined in Utah after the state enacted the nation’s toughest drunk driving laws five years ago, a new study finds. published Friday by a US government agency. The findings, which relate to deaths involving alcohol and not alcohol, provide initial validation for conservative …

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Lake Restoration Solutions Gives First Public Presentation on Why Dredging Will Bring Salvation to Utah Lake

Editor’s Note • This story is only available to Salt Lake Tribune subscribers. Please support local journalism. Utah Lake’s environmental problems are so widespread, so entrenched, that solving them requires massive re-engineering of the 150-square-mile lake bed that forms the centerpiece of the Utah Valley, according to proponents of a …

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Utah lawmakers are considering steps to save the Great Salt Lake

The Great Salt Lake, the largest natural lake in America west of the Mississippi, has reached its lowest level on record. Utah officials and lawmakers say the state needs to take serious action to prevent further declines in lake levels. The current state of the Great Salt Lake follows severe …

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Biden’s approval rating: How Utah voters feel

President Joe Biden fares slightly better in the latest Deseret News/Hinckley Institute poll among Utah voters as he enters his second year in office after a rocky first. The new poll found 37% of Utahns approved of the president’s job performance, while 57% disapproved. Another 7% don’t know. This makes …

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NMSU Joins Efforts to Grow Maple Industry in Western United States

LAS CRUCES — A professor at New Mexico State University is part of a research collaboration that received a $500,000 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture to develop an industry of maple in the western interior region of the country. Rolston St. Hilaire, NMSU Regents Professor and Head …

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Their Voice: The Current State of Direct Care Workers | News, Sports, Jobs

It’s definitely an employee market right now. Everywhere you look there are signs pointing to a need to hire people. Service in most places is slower due to fewer staff, forcing some to reduce their opening hours. It seems fast food restaurants are getting more and …

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Transform Pollywogs into Trusty Shellbacks on Jessop’s Travels

(DOUG JESSOP – JESSOP’S TRAVELS) Jessop’s travels are about “People, places and things you may not know.” In this episode, I found myself on a cruise ship from Miami, Florida to Santiago, Chile. With a country called Ecuador, it’s no surprise to find that the imaginary line that marks the …

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Punxsutawney Phil prepares to make the Groundhog Day prediction – ABC4 Utah

Job : 1 Feb 2022 / 11:13 p.m. MST / Update: February 2, 2022 / 12:05 a.m. MST Tony and Anne Disorbo of Connecticut visit Gobbler’s Knob on the eve of Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney, Pa., Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022. (Mark Pynes/The Patriot-News via AP) PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — It’s …

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Ban on gay blood donors must end to address shortage, says WADA president

Human blood in storage bags – stock photo (Getty Images) (NEXSTAR) – As the United States faces extremely low blood supplies – and the Red Cross declares its first national blood crisis – many are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to end federal restrictions for homosexual and bisexual …

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Park City Community Foundation Awards Three-Year $75,000 Climate Impact Grant to Peoa Livestock Operation

Mitch Dumke, one of Three Springs Land and Livestock’s three partners, was a vegetarian and worked in the tech industry before moving into ranching. Now he is part of a ranch focused on regenerative agriculture to restore the ecology and create a healthy local food source. “What we are renting …

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‘A burden on Utahns’: How new bills would lower the cost of groceries if passed

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — Groceries may soon be cheaper thanks to two new bills making their way through the Utah legislature. The texts of the two bills indicate that they will eliminate the state tax on food and food ingredients. Both state representatives, Rosemary Lesser, a Democrat, and Judy …

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FDA Progress in 2021: Thinking Outside the Box to Strengthen Prevention

– OPINION – Despite the unprecedented challenges we’ve all faced during the COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 has been another big year for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration‘s food program. I would like to highlight some of the advances we made last year in protecting the safety of food for human …

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Q&A with Shane Huggar, General Manager of Moonflower Co-op | get out and go

Shane Huggar has worked at the Moonflower Community Cooperative, the first member-owned health food co-op in Utah, since 2013. He held nearly every position at the store, before becoming general manager, a position he started last October. . What he loves most about working at Moonflower is the Moab community, …

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Countless Cereal Options | ABC4 Utah

Job : January 19, 2022 / 12:53 p.m. MST / Update: January 19, 2022 / 12:53 p.m. MST Listen up, cereal lovers! Karli Fitzgerald of Stir’s Cereal in Fort Union is here with a variety of cereals that are sure to brighten your day. Stir’s is a cereal bar that …

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Thanksgiving Point helps feed Granite School District students on MLK Day

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Whatever affects us directly, affects us all indirectly – and that’s the message of Thanksgiving Point as communities come together on this Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service to raise awareness of a unfortunate hunger crisis in Utah schools. On Monday, Thanksgiving Point set …

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