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free transit rides...
Elizabeth Weiler

Free public transit rides come to Heber Valley

HEBER CITY, Utah — In the summer of 2022, Wasatch County Council approved a sales tax which is now providing funding for free public transit rides throughout Heber Valley.  Wasatch County and High Valley Transit entered a three-year, $3 million agreement to offer public bus transit services between Wasatch and Summit Counties, along with micro-transit […]
2 months ago
The disparity in gas prices, both across Utah and the United States, has to do with supply, demand,...
Heather Kelly

Gas prices tumble in some US cities, not so much in others

The good news is that gas prices are down most everywhere, but several factors that determine the cost of gasoline prevent consistency.
2 months ago
Taylor Swift reacts to the fiasco that forced Ticketmaster to temporarily stop selling tickets to h...
Frank Pallotta, CNN Business

Taylor Swift: Ticketmaster fiasco ‘excruciating for me’

Taylor Swift spoke out Friday about the ticketing debacle that had fans unable to purchase tickets from Ticketmaster.
2 months ago
The 'Pangeos Terayacht' would be shaped like a giant turtle (Photo courtesy of Lazzarini Design Stu...
Julia Buckley, CNN

Gigantic floating city design could become the world’s largest boat

A full-on "floating city" according to Lazzarini, the yacht will have space for hotels, shopping malls, parks and even ports for smaller ships and aircraft to get guests there in style.
2 months ago
A Norfolk and Southern fright train makes it way through the Northside of Pittsburgh on Monday, Nov...
Chris Isidore and Vanessa Yurkevich, CNN Business

Freight railroads say strike can still be avoided

Representatives for the freight railroads is confident a new labor deal can be reached.
2 months ago
Being involved with a bad financial advisor is no good for investors. A KSL investigative reporter ...
Curt Gresseth

Do you know how to spot a bad financial advisor?

Spotting a bad financial advisor is easier if you know which red flags to look for.
2 months ago
lottery...
Curt Gresseth

Anti-gambling advocate: For banning lottery, Utah wins

Utah hits the biggest jackpot of all the states for banning a state lottery, says anti-gambling advocate.
3 months ago
Gas pump is pictured, us inflation has eased...
PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics Writer

US consumer inflation eased to 7.7% over past 12 months

Consumer inflation reached 7.7% in October from a year earlier and 0.4% from September, the Labor Department said Thursday.
3 months ago
a "for sale" sign is pictured in front of a house, the average homebuyer age is rising...
Chris Jacobs

Age of homebuyers getting older, according to new report

SALT LAKE CITY — A new report by the National Association of Realtors found that the age of homebuyers in the U.S. rose to the highest it’s ever been in 2022. The NAR’s annual report recorded new highs for the average age of new and repeat homebuyers. The report this year shares that the average […]
3 months ago
no cost meals...
Elizabeth Weiler

Ogden School District adds more schools to no cost-meals program

Ogden school district will now provide no-cost meals for every school in the district for the rest of the 2023 school year.
3 months ago
prepare for retirement...
Heather Kelly

Experts suggest increasing savings to prepare for retirement

Saving money is the obvious way to prepare for retirement, but can we save as much as the experts say we should?
3 months ago
Now hiring sign pictured, more people are quitting their jobs in Great Resignation...
Aimee Cobabe

The Great Resignation isn’t all bad, Utah economist says

SALT LAKE CITY — In a sign that the Great Resignation continues, Utah’s quit rate has gone back up in recent months. In a slight bump, about 3.5% of Utah workers quit their jobs in August, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. But as Utahns continue to quit their jobs, economists say it’s […]
3 months ago
Pets are microchipped. Why not humans? (Photo credit Getty Images)...
Curt Gresseth

Tired of carrying a wallet, dad has bank chip implanted in hand

A British man tired of carrying around his wallet had his bank-chip installed in his hand to make purchases more convenient. Is this the way of the future? Dave and Debbie debate.
3 months ago
The US housing market is in the midst of a major shift. After two years of stratospheric price appr...
Anna Bahney

Home prices are finally falling. But how low will they go?

From the 2006 peak to the 2012 trough, national home prices fell by 27%, according to S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices.
3 months ago
a group of sixth-grade students from the New Bridge School for STEM Education got awarded $1,500....
Waverly Golden

Dairy West awards New Bridge School students with $1,500

A group of sixth-grade students from the New Bridge School for STEM Education got awarded $1,500.
3 months ago
It’s about to get even harder to find a place to live in Park City and the surrounding area....
Aimee Cobabe

Housing crisis in Park City about to get a lot worse

It’s about to get even harder to find a place to live in Park City and the surrounding area. 
3 months ago
When a woman in her 20’s walked into the Ogden branch of the Bank of Utah, she had no idea she ha...
Curt Gresseth

How to say no to loved ones or friends asking for money

A financial expert shares tips and advice on lending money to family or friends and how to handle the situation when it goes badly.
3 months ago
Carrier at USPS mail truck, USPS is holding a job fair...
Samantha Herrera

USPS to hold job fair ahead of holiday season

A USPS job fair will run from Friday to Saturday. Open positions include mail carrier, holiday clerk and mail handling clerk.
3 months ago
Utah Girl Scouts win a NASA Sponsored essay contest and are awarded a Space Science badge that is f...
Devon M. Sayers, CNN

Girl Scouts of America receive largest ever donation from single donor

The Girl Scouts of America received its largest ever donation from a single individual, a gift of $84.5 million from MacKenzie Scott, the ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos
3 months ago
BYU study COVID money...
Elizabeth Weiler

Lending money, how to navigate a tough conversation

A new Bankrate study shows the difficulties of lending money where most don't see their money again. There are ways to navigate the situation
3 months ago
Frontrunner with comet cars pictured...
Samantha Herrera

UTA auctioning off retired Comet cars

The UTA's Comet cars are being auctioned off to the highest bidder. The UTA said it is no longer feasible to keep the cars as reserves.
3 months ago
People look at wood-burning stove models...
Britt Johnson and Samantha Herrera

Program helps Utahns convert wood-burning fireplaces and stoves to gas

People in Cache, Box Elder, Davis, Salt Lake and Weber counties are eligible for the wood-burning fireplace and stove conversion program.
3 months ago
Draper Mayor Troy Walker announced on Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, that a Trader Joe's will be coming to ...
Mark Jones

Mayor announces Trader Joe’s will be coming to Draper in 2023

Trader Joe's will be expanding to Draper, according to a Facebook posting from Draper City Mayor Troy Walker. The store is expected to open in 2023.
4 months ago
Multiple dollar bills are pictured, social security will see a bump...
Lindsay Aerts

Social security will get a bump due to inflation

People on a fixed income will get 8.7% more after the social security bump.
4 months ago

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