Business

the Fed...
Aimee Cobabe

Goldman Sachs warns of potential recession in the next two years

Goldman Sachs predicts there’s a 35 percent chance we’ll have a recession in the next 2 years. 
1 month ago
oil and gas leases...
Dan Bammes

BLM plans to sell new oil and gas leases after moratorium

This is the first time the Biden administration has allowed oil and gas lease sales since it took office.
1 month ago
cheeseburger inflation...
Curt Gresseth

Why does my cheeseburger cost so much? Most ingredients touched by inflation.

A reporter joined the show and walked us through the reasons that popular cheeseburger ingredients have jumped in price since March of 2021.
1 month ago
ogden IRS 25th street home prices rising...
Devin Oldroyd

Ogden man sentenced to federal prison for failure to pay the IRS

The IRS said Daniel Fry, 46, owned and ran four now-closed healthcare-related businesses in the Ogden area.
1 month ago
utah employment...
Simone Seikaly

Utah unemployment falls again, rests at 2% for March 2022

Officials say that the Utah unemployment rate mirrors job growth in the state, and the only one jobs sector has remained stagnant.
1 month ago
Woman walks past Google sign, which brought economic activity to Utah....
Samantha Herrera

Google brought billions of economic activity to Utah

The tech company brought over $9 billion in economic activity to the state in 2021. Almost 200,000 local companies used Google's many services.
1 month ago
Lack of Russian oil supply greatly effects Utah along with rest of Country...
Dan Bammes

Cutoff of Russian oil impacts Utah, but solutions aren’t simple

The cutoff of the Russian oil supply is greatly affecting Utah. Solutions are being examined, but they are proving to be difficult.
1 month ago
Photo credit: Sorenson Facebook page...
Mark Jones

Eight of the 10 Sorenson employees injured in Texas accident are out of hospital

Eight of the 10 employees of Sorenson, a Salt Lake City-based company, were released from the hospital Monday after being injured in an accident Friday in Texas.
1 month ago
Arcimoto's recent trip through Zion National Park. Photo credit Arcimoto...
Dan Bammes

Utah drivers can soon operate autocycles without a motorcycle permit

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — An Oregon-based company that makes electric autocycles came to the Utah legislature asking for a favor to change the definition of autocycle — a three-wheel vehicle that is something between a motorcycle and a car. The change would allow someone without a motorcycle endorsement on their driver’s license to operate […]
1 month ago
AmTrust Financial...
Chandler Holt

AmTrust Financial opening will bring 180 jobs to Utah

AmTrust Financial is opening a new office in South Jordan. Nearly 200 jobs will open up in Utah because of the new office.
1 month ago
side hustle incorporate...
Justin McDevitt

Legitimizing your side hustle: Is incorporating worth it?

When deciding next steps with your side hustle, it is important to consider how you would organize your business from a legal perspective.
1 month ago
visitors at a meatpacking plant...
Dan Bammes

$1B to be made available to small meatpacking plants

A grant from the U.S. government will make $1 billion available to smaller meatpacking plants. The grant could help Utah's food security.
2 months ago
rollover...
Kira Hoffelmeyer

Salt Lake County Council votes to ban mining in recreation areas

The unanimous vote will ban mining and mineral extraction in recreation and forestry.
2 months ago
Consumer Shopping

Photo Credit: Canva...
Dan Bammes

Utah consumer sentiment drops sharply in March

The Kem C. Gardner Institute at the University of Utah says its index of consumer sentiment in Utah dropped more than ten points in March. It’s the largest monthly decrease in the index since it was first published in October 2020. The index is based on answers to a series of questions, including whether consumers […]
2 months ago
Amazon JFK8 distribution center union organizer Jason Anthony speaks to media on Friday, April 1, 2...
HALELUYA HADERO and ANNE D'INNOCENZIO-AP News

Amazon workers in NYC vote to unionize in historic labor win

Amazon has long argued that workers don’t need a union because the company already provides good wages as well as benefits.
2 months ago
Muslim youth conference...
Jacob Rueda

First-ever Muslim youth conference held at University of Utah

The Emerald Project, a group dedicated to combating Islamophobia, held a first-ever Muslim youth conference at the University of Utah.
2 months ago
Utah middle class...
Dan Bammes

Report: Utah has the nation’s strongest middle class

Utah's middle-class ranking is the highest in the country and is well above the national average, reports the Utah Foundation.
2 months ago
Stephen Wilhite, the creator of the GIF, passed away earlier this month from COVID. He was 74. Phot...
Mark Jones

Stephen Wilhite, the creator of the GIF has died at the age of 74

Steven Wilhite, the creator of the GIF, passed away earlier this month from COVID.
2 months ago
Weather feature--Jan. 6, 1998--Nancy Trouse runs electrical wires in a tent being constructed (100 ...
Paul Nelson

Outdoor Retailer convention coming back to Salt Lake City in 2023

SALT LAKE CITY — After a five-year hiatus, the Outdoor Retailer show is returning to Salt Lake City in 2023 through 2025.  This move isn’t sitting well with dozens of retailers that say they plan on boycotting the show if it’s in the Beehive State. Just this fall, Gov. Spencer Cox invited the convention back […]
2 months ago
(Utah Food Bank headquarters in South Salt Lake.  Photo: Paul Nelson)...
Paul Nelson

Staffing issues and lack of trucks lead to Utah Food Bank to cancel food drive

Supply chain problems and a labor shortage has forced the Utah Food Bank to cancel a food drive.
2 months ago
Breeze Airways airplanes....
Dan Bammes

Breeze Airways opens new training facility

Breeze Airways opened a training center near the Salt Lake City International Airport. Flights from Breeze will not be flying in yet though.
2 months ago
interest hike...
CHRISTOPHER RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

Fed begins inflation fight with key rate hike, more to come

The Federal Reserve launched a high-risk effort Wednesday to tame the worst inflation since the 1970s, raising its benchmark short-term interest rate and signaling potentially up to seven rate hikes this year.
2 months ago
Utah sits middle of the pack when it comes to the number of people quitting during the pandemic...
Jacob Rueda

Utah sits in the middle for rates of people quitting during the pandemic

Data compiled by Careercloud.com shows that Utah sits at 24 for the lowest number of people quitting during the pandemic.
2 months ago
Utah gas prices...
Mark Jones

With soaring gas prices, expert says people will stay closer to home

Soaring gas prices will keep people closer to home, says Vicki Varella with the Utah Department of Tourism.
2 months ago