BYU Football presents Vae Soifua

BYU offered a scholarship to 2022 offensive line prospect Vae Soifua on Friday. Soifua, who weighs 6’5,285 pounds, is preparing for Orem High School. I was fortunate enough to catch up with Soifua to discuss his recent offer from BYU and get an update on his recruiting. Soifua grew up …

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Cults of May 23 | Faith

NOTE: As issues related to the COVID-19 virus continue to change, please contact individual churches for information on how they run worship services. Episcopal Church Episcopal Church of St. Mary Sunday at 11 am we will have worship service on Zoom only. Join us by going to our website and …

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Sudanese government leaders visit Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – A delegation of government leaders from the Republic of Sudan met with senior leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints this week. Both sides spent time sharing stories about the challenges ahead, humanitarian principles and the history of the church. Get the …

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Nancy Porter | Death notice | standard.net

Nancy Porter March 14, 1945 – May 17, 2021 Beloved mother, grandmother, sister and friend Nancy Porter Morse passed away on May 17, 2021. Heavenly Father brought her home with him. She will be missed by those who knew and loved her. Nancy was born on March 14, 1945 to …

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Washington opens baseball series against Utah with loss

Preston Viltz hit a two-run homer, but Washington opened its penultimate baseball streak of the season with a 7-3 loss to Utah at Husky Ballpark. Washington will face Utah on Saturday and Sunday before traveling to Pullman to end the season in Washington state next weekend. • Shane Jamisonwas 2 …

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Utah-based Breeze Airways to take off next week

The new low-cost airline will not yet offer service in Beehive State, but the company is recruiting flight attendants and technicians. (Breeze Airways) Utah-based low cost airline Breeze Airways is founder David Neeleman’s fifth airline and will officially begin flying this month. Neeleman also founded the US carrier JetBlue, as …

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New Olympic climbing sport arrives in Salt Lake before debuting in Tokyo

itemprop = “uploadDate” content = “Wed May 19, 2021 20:41:04 GMT-0600 (Mountain Daylight Time)” /> itemprop = “contentUrl” content = “https://content.jwplatform.com/videos/0ScUeK9Q-x7rAcXhH.mp4” /> style = “position: relative; overflow: hidden; padding-bottom: 56.25%”> Salt Lake City is set to host back-to-back IFSC Climbing World Cups, giving locals the opportunity to experience the new …

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Clarkson leads Utah against Portland after a 41-point outing

Portland Trail Blazers (40-29, sixth in Western Conference) vs Utah Jazz (50-19, first in Western Conference) Salt Lake City; Wednesday, 9:30 p.m. EDT BOTTOM: Utah host the Portland Trail Blazers after Jordan Clarkson scored 41 points in the Jazz’s 119-116 loss to the Warriors. The Jazz are 6-4 against opponents …

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I could do “ great things ”

UFC legend Conor McGregor has said he will do “great things” with Manchester United if he buys the club. The Premier League club is owned by the American Glazer family, which fans have been protesting against since their debt buyout in 2005. Protests have escalated in recent weeks after news …

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Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down | Thumbs up, thumbs down

INCHES DOWN: To the hundreds of “patriots” who gathered in Sanpete County last week to burn a massive syringe effigy in protest against COVID-19 vaccinations. Attendees at the event included Speckled Republican Representative Phil Lyman. Shame on Lyman, a civil servant, for associating himself with such an embarrassing and terrifying …

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Utah Jazz playoff outlook: in two weeks

NBA Playoffs are ONLY SIXTEEN DAY * Schedule Checks *. Really, they’re only 12 days if you count the play-in tournament, but 16 when the Jazz plays. As my kids would say, it’s been 16 nights until we get to watch the NBA Playoff action, which in my humble opinion …

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Persistent Drought Concerns Ogden City Officials | Local News

OGDEN – A persistent statewide drought has put officials in the town of Ogden on high alert. According to the National Integrated Drought Information System, 100% of Weber County is in “severe drought,” the third most important drought classification according to the NIDIS monitoring system. NIDIS reports that 65% of …

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Man-made wildfires continue to burn in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY – Just five months into the year and Utah has already seen 185 wildfires, with more than 6,000 acres burned across the state; all but three were man-made fires. “The conditions are really alarming across the state. We are concerned, ”said Kait Webb, fire prevention coordinator for …

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Utah Religious Leaders Celebrate National Day of Prayer

SALT LAKE CITY – Religious leaders from different traditions in Utah may disagree on many aspects of religion, but they agree on the power of prayer. Utah religious leaders unite in prayer The National Day of Prayer, celebrated on the first Thursday in May each year, was founded in 1952 …

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Vaccine not mandatory for Provo, BYU Police

An officer wears a police badge and COVID-19 vaccination sticker in this photo illustration. Police officers serving the Provo area and Brigham Young University are not mandated to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. (Photo by aijohn784 at Photo Repository) (Photo Illustration by Gabrielle Shiozawa) Police officers serving the Provo area and …

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An updated look at the BYU 2021-2022 basketball roster

After BYU’s loss to UCLA in the NCAA tournament, BYU coaching staff lobbied the field to sign Matt Haarms and Alex Barcello to Provo for one more season. According to Defeat the enemy‘s Robby McCombs, Haarms has informed the coaching staff that he will not be returning to BYU for …

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Nu Skin: First Quarter Revenue Snapshot

PROVO, Utah (AP) _ Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NUS) on Wednesday reported net income of $ 47.4 million for the first quarter. The Provo, Utah-based company said it had net income of 91 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street’s expectations. The average estimate of four analysts polled by …

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Imperial Adventure | Drink | Salt lake city

We Americans love to take anything in its standard form, adopt it, and then amplify it into something new. This is what we do and, for the most part, we do it well. Beers in particular have benefited from this approach. If the proven version of a style is brilliant, …

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End of summer | Film reviews | Salt lake city

For decades, the first full weekend in May marked an unofficial start to the summer film season. That was supposed to be true in 2020 as well, with a Marvel Cinematic Universe movie – the standalone spin-off. Black Widow—Start things out the way the Marvel movies have done for most …

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Made with guns | Opinion | Salt lake city

Click to enlarge Another April is gone. Each year when “the cruelest month” rolls around, I find myself reflecting on a tragic event from over two decades ago that shaped my teenage years. Few can forget the day two students from Littleton, Colo., Columbine High, engaged in a shootout that …

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Provo plans month-long activities for cycling month | Provo news

Provo’s annual Bike-to-Work Day is Wednesday and breakfast is served at several locations around town. If you miss an opportunity, don’t put the brakes, there’s a month full of cycling activities to participate in. Provo Mayor Michelle Kaufusi will join other City of Provo officials and BikeWalk Provo volunteers in …

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ICE HSI Warns the Public to Stay Vigilant Against COVID Fraud

WASHINGTON – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (ICE) Highlight First 100 Days of Operation Stolen Promise with Over 500 Criminal Investigations, Over 900 Shipments Seized and over $ 7 million in seized illicit proceeds. HSI reminds consumers to remain vigilant in the face of COVID-related fraud …

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Jack Henry’s (JKHY) clientele grows stronger with Univest deal

Jack Henry & Associates JKHY is constantly gaining traction among community banks and many other financial institutions through Jack Henry Banking. This is clear from the recent extension of the company’s partnership with Univest Bank and Trust Co. Univest strives to leverage Jack Henry Banking’s comprehensive solutions portfolio on the …

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Starling Bank joins Funding Options list of lenders

Alternative loans A win-win for the SME loan duo. Image source: Starling Bank. Credit centers for SMEs Starling Bank and Financing options join forces to drive small business recovery in 2021. This morning Financing options announced that Starling will be added to its lender panel, which now includes more than …

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