Tag: Deseret

Hundreds of snowmen make a case in Utah for climate change

Snowmen were everywhere at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021. The snowmen appeared outside the building, many holding signs demanding a price on carbon to save their “endangered species.” | Annie Barker, Deseret News Carbon pricing touted as a means to ‘save the snow’...

Selling homemade food? Utah may require permits and inspections

Nathan Savaiinaea, left and Lola Savaiinaea, right, owners of SaWrap, a microenterprise home kitchen, prepare food to sell in Provo on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. | Annie Barker, Deseret News SALT LAKE CITY — Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Savaiinaea family in Provo decided to share some of their...

Poll: Utah Gov. Spencer Cox’s job approval ratings are already climbing

Gov. Spencer Cox poses for a photo in his office at the Capitol in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021. A new Deseret News/Hinckley Institute of Politics poll shows that the new governor’s approval ratings have already improved over last month. | Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News...

What is Sen. Mike Lee doing at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort today?

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, on Feb. 10, 2021, as he heads to the second day of the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump. Lee is scheduled to attend a fundraiser for his reelection campaign at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. |...