Public event planned for discussion on Promontory Point landfill

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A landfill is likely coming to the shores of the Great Salt Lake, and environmental advocates have planned a public meeting for Tuesday night to discuss its implications.


How would Promontory Point Landfill benefit most Utahns? Not much, it seems

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A proposed large landfill on the southern tip of the Great Salt Lake’s Promontory Point is generating a lot of public interest, particularly as it nears fruition.


Out Standing in a Field podcast: Updates on Utah pelicans, space travel, more

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On this episode of “Out Standing in a Field,” podcasters Leia Larsen and Benjamin Zack revisit inversion pollution, Gunnison Island pelicans, the NASA mission to Mars and boreal toads.


Global shifts in recycling market creating mess for Northern Utah

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For recycling to thrive, Weber County residents need to clean up their act.


Solar panel tariff adds volatility, but Utah companies stay optimistic

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A new tariff on panels may have dimmed prospects for U.S. solar installers, but Utah’s local industry is trying to look on the bright side.


Willard Bay Gardens owner remembered for love of plants and people

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Barney Barnett was pretty much a rock star in the gardening community.

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