Latest Wasatch Range Stories

2014-05-29 04:22:46

WOODLAND HILLS, Utah, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Utah's newest luxury community is coming to southern Utah County. Development partner Don Mecham and renowned custom home builder Magleby Construction have teamed with Panthera Development to launch Summit Creek, a development "inspired by nature" at the base of majestic Loafer Mountain, yet mere minutes from the tech companies of Silicon Slopes, shopping and dining in Provo and Salt Lake City, world-famous skiing at Sundance...

2014-01-20 12:22:37

PARK CITY, Utah, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Utah's Deer Valley, located in Park City, is the most expensive ski resort in North America. That's according to a new survey from CheapHotels.org. The survey specifically compared all important ski resorts in the USA and Canada based on the cost of their lodging. The month of February served as the basis of comparison. To stay in the Deer Valley Resort, ski bunnies will have to spend $395 per night during February. Even at that price they'll be...

2013-05-15 23:27:16

Utah's first indoor mountain bike and BMX park is calling on outdoor enthusiasts to donate funds to help build the park. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Wasatch Bike Park, Utah´s first indoor mountain bike and BMX park, has launched an online fundraising campaign on Indiegogo. The goal of the campaign is to raise funds to help build the future Salt Lake City facility. People wanting to donate can visit http://bit.ly/wasatchbikepark. “Utah´s biking community is...

2013-05-14 23:24:49

Utah Healthy Vending - a franchisee of HUMAN Healthy Vending - has partnered with Wasatch High School to provide students with convenient access to healthful snacks and beverages. A sampling event will occur at Wasatch High School on Monday, May 20, from 11:00 am — 12:30 pm. Park City, Utah (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Utah Healthy Vending, a franchisee of award-winning HUMAN Healthy Vending (http://www.healthyvending.com), has partnered with Wasatch High School to provide students with...

Lake-Effect Snow Storms Sometimes Need Mountains
2013-02-19 11:16:17

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People living around the Great Lakes and near the Great Salt Lake know all about how lake-effect snow bands can move in quickly and dump several inches of the white stuff in just a few hours. A pair of Utah researchers has found the topography around a lake can greatly influence the amount and range of a lake-effect snow event, according to a new study in the new journal Monthly Weather Review. The study's senior author, Jim...

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  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.