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Proposal to Fund Schools Would Eliminate A Tax Exemption

(KCPW News)  A proposal to eliminate the personal tax exemption in order to fund schools was presented to a legislative committee on

Getting Serious About Cleaning Utah’s Air

(KCPW News)  On Tuesday, Governor Gary Herbert announced the creation of a Clean Air Action Team that will gather air quality data,

Curing Blindness One Eye at a Time

(Explore Utah Science/ KCPW)  The cost of removing a cataract – between $2,000-$4000 dollars – is prohibitive for many, leaving them to

Obamacare Moves Forward in Utah, but with Some Glitches

(KCPW News)  The individual Obamacare exchange opened today, but glitches are making it frustrating for some, who are anxious to sign up

Is Nuclear Power in Utah’s Future?

(Explore Utah Science/ KCPW)  Fears have prevented the construction of nuclear power plants for over 40 years, but Blue Castle Holdings is

The BLM Plans to Lease Land in the San Rafael Swell Angering Environmentalists

(KCPW News)  In November, the Bureau of Land Management plans to auction off over a hundred thousand acres of land in central

The US Interior Department Says the West Davis Freeway Will Damage Wetlands

(KCPW–September 5, 2013)  The Utah Department of Transportation wants to build a freeway that would go north from Farmington, adjacent to the