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2014-10-30 16:32:41

Fourth-consecutive year backup, disaster recovery leader recognized as one of the state's fastest growing companies DRAPER, Utah, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- StorageCraft® Technology Corporation has earned its fourth-consecutive placement on the prestigious MountainWest Capital Network's Utah 100 list, which honors companies that have had successful growth in the previous year. StorageCraft landed at No. 19 on the 2014 edition, a four-spot improvement from 2013....

2014-10-29 23:14:35

HealthyYOU Vending machines are placed at Hill Air Force Base in Utah to support the military's Operation Live Well program. This Department of Defense program emphasizes quality of life issues including access to a variety of healthy and affordable food choices. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 HealthyYOU Vending machines were recently installed at Hill Air Force Base in Utah in the Logistics Personnel building, Security Forces building, and in one of the airmen...

2014-10-29 16:28:31

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- University of Utah Health Care (UUHC) ranks among the nation's top academic medical centers, having won the University HealthSystem Consortium's (UHC) Quality Leadership Award now five years running -- a winning streak matched by only one other health system in the U.S. The award signifies a top-10 finish in UHC's prestigious quality and safety rankings, a comparison of teaching hospitals based on quality measures, patient safety and...

2014-10-29 12:29:39

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arches Health Plan, one of the first non-profit Co-Op health plans in the U.S., announced today that there would be a Board of Directors election held in November. Three Arches members will be chosen, from among their peers, to help govern the non-profit health plan. "We are excited to see the first ever election of Co-Op members to serve on the Arches Health Plan Board of Directors," said Mickey Braun, Arches Chairman of the...

2014-10-24 23:07:41

NorthStar Alarm comes in at number 68 on the MWCN Utah 100 List of Fastest Growing Companies in Utah Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 On Tuesday, the MountainWest Capital Network unveiled its 2014 Utah 100 Awards Program recipients, including NorthStar Alarm at number 68, the company’s first appearance on the list. The Utah 100 is in its 20th year of operation and continues to recognize the fastest growing companies in Utah, based on successful revenue growth in the past...

2014-10-23 20:21:05

PROVO, Utah, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SLG Group Inc. conveniently located at 1431 S State St, has added U-Haul products and services to its business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b SLG Group Inc. can now offer its customers a variety of moving equipment and supplies including: after-hours drop-off, in-store pickup for boxes, support rental items, towing equipment, trucks and trailers. Reserve Your Equipment Today! Sam Lee, owner of SLG Group Inc.,...

2014-10-23 12:27:40

PARK CITY, Utah, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The HOA law firm of Morris Sperry will hold a free seminar on October 28, 2014 at the Red Rock Brewery in Park City, Utah. The seminar will be focused on the contracts between Homeowners' Associations and the Management Companies/Individuals that manage the HOA. In most cases, the existing management contract between a Management Company and an HOA are legally flawed and do not clearly identify the scope of services to be provided....

2014-10-22 23:08:14

Award recipient for 8th consecutive year Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Yesterday CLEARLINK was recognized by MountainWest Capital Network in the 20th anniversary list of the Utah 100. For the 8th consecutive year, CLEARLINK was awarded as one of the 100 fastest growing companies in Utah. The award comes on the heels of CLEARLINK’s placement as 4th fastest growing company in Utah by Utah Business’ Fast 50. John Anderson, newly promoted Vice President of Finance and...

2014-10-22 08:28:40

High definition cable television network recognized for diverse family-friendly, "see-the-good-in-the-world" programs PROVO, Utah, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BYU Broadcasting, including its nationwide university-affiliated flagship television network BYUtv, today announced that it received thirteen Emmy® Awards at the annual Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy® Awards Ceremony, held in Scottsdale, Ariz. this past...

2014-10-21 20:20:32

Jim Boyd to Retire after 33 Years with the Airline ST. GEORGE, Utah, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW), announces the promotion of Steve Black to Vice President - Customer Service effective Nov. 17, 2014. Black will succeed Jim Boyd, who will retire after 33 years with the airline. As Vice President - Customer Service, Black will report to Mike Thompson, SkyWest Airlines COO, and will be responsible for the safe and compliant...


Latest Utah Reference Libraries

Dixie National Forest
2013-12-24 12:00:06

Dixie National Forest is a United States National Forest located in Utah with headquarters located in Cedar City. It takes up 2 million acres and stretches for about 170 miles across southern Utah. As it is the largest national forest in Utah, it straddles the divide between the Great Basin and the Colorado River. It is located in parts of Garfield, Iron, Kane, Wayne, Washington, and Piute counties. The majority of the forest lies in Garfield County. There are local ranger district offices...

Caribou-Targhee National Forest
2013-11-21 15:52:49

Caribou-Targhee National Forest can be found in the states of Idaho and Wyoming, with a small section located in Utah in the United States. The forest is broken into several separate sections and stretches over 2.63 million acres. Towards the east, the forest borders Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, and Bridger-Teton National Forest. The majority of the forest is a part of the 20 million acre Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. The Caribou and Targhee National Forests were...

Ashley National Forest
2013-11-21 09:50:52

Ashley National Forest is a National Forest found in northeastern Utah and southwestern Wyoming. Within the boundaries of this forest are 1,382,346 acres in Utah and 96,223 acres in Wyoming of vast forests, lakes, and mountains with elevations ranging from 6,000 to 13,500 feet. It covers portions of Daggett, Summit, Uintah, Duchesne, and Utah counties in Utah and Sweetwater County in Wyoming. Some of the most popular landmarks in this forest include the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area...

Bear Lake Monster
2013-10-28 10:22:57

The Bear Lake monster is a cryptid said to inhabit Bear Lake that sits on the border between Utah and Idaho. The creature is part of local folklore that first appeared from articles that were written by Joseph C. Rich in 1868. The article said that the local Indians called the creature a “water devil”, and that the creature has reappeared. According to the article, many white settlers have seen the creature. Rich 26 years later admitted that he fabricated the original sightings as a...

Bryce Canyon National Park
2013-04-17 23:38:39

Bryce Canyon National Park is located in the southwestern portion of Utah in the United States. The park holds 35,835 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native American tribes like the Basketmaker Anasazi and the Paiute Indians. The first explorers of European and American ancestry visited the area in the 18th and 19th centuries. Many explorers searched the area for viable farming and ranching grounds. A scientific expedition traveled into the area in 1872, led by John Wesley Powell....

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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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