Age and Legality of Ivory Revealed by Carbon-14 Dating
Salt Lake City — University of Utah researchers developed a new weapon to fight poachers who kill elephants, hippos, rhinos and other wildlife. By measuring radioactive carbon-14 deposited in tusks and teeth by open-air nuclear bomb tests...July 3, 2013
Salt Lake City – Local First Utah has released an analysis of a statewide study series by Civic Economics detailing the amount of revenue returned to the local economy by locally owned, independent businesses.
Collectively, studies im...July 2, 2013
Salt Lake City – MMIC announced has finalized the transaction to acquire Utah Medical Insurance Association in a deal that took effect June 30. Through this transaction, UMIA became a wholly-owned subsidiary of MMIC.
The deal expands ...July 2, 2013
Draper — Security National Financial Corporation announced the completion of the purchase of a class-A office building, known as Wasatch 16, in Draper, Utah, a suburb of Salt Lake City.
Wasatch 16 has a total square footage of approxi...July 2, 2013
Ogden – After more than a year of preparation, Goldenwest Credit Union has launched a new online banking system.
“Our new online banking experience provides members with enhanced self-service features, giving them greater capaci...July 2, 2013
Promontory – All systems were “go” weeks in advance at ATK’s test facility for the May 23 ground test of the U.S. Air Force’s Large Class Stage I (LCS I) solid rocket motor. However, one month before the scheduled ...July 1, 2013
Park City – Chris Eggleton and Chris Retzer, two local entrepreneurs who have worked a combined 18 years on the evolution of Newpark, have acquired Newpark Resort Management, LLC, the property management company for the Newpark Town Cente...July 1, 2013
South Jordan – Candlelight Homes is featuring its new “smart home” in the Northern Wasatch Parade of Homes. The home includes “smart” technology that allows homeowners to control their home from their phone includi...July 1, 2013
St. George — Wilson Electronics, a manufacturer of cellular signal boosters, has been acquired by Sorenson Capital. In addition, Sorenson Capital managing directors Fraser Bullock and Tim Layton, as well as principal LeGrand Lewis, have j...June 28, 2013
Emery County — Emery Refining, LLC and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED), announced that the company will construct a facility in Emery County, expected to add 125 permanent new jobs to Utah’s refining indus...June 28, 2013
Washington, D.C. — Private equity firms invested $347 billion in U.S.-based companies in 2012, and Utah ranked 18th nationwide for private equity and growth capital investment value, according to the third annual “Private Equity: To...June 28, 2013
West Valley City — Henry Walker Homes has opened a 154-unit townhome community called Villages at Westridge in West Valley City.
Located at 5315 South and 5600 West, Villages at Westridge is designed to provide compatible land uses in...June 28, 2013
Provo — The Utah Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau hired AMANDA OSCARSON as its new interactive marketing manager. She will be responsible for managing the bureau’s social media efforts.
Salt Lake City — Home Federal B...June 28, 2013
Brigham City — Cool Angle LLC of Brigham City, Utah, just returned from Silicon Valley as the only semi-finalist from Utah in the 2013 Cleantech Open Accelerator. The product developed by Cool Angle is a patented asphalt roofing technolog...June 27, 2013
The Utah Technology Council has been busy this month spreading the message to high school counselors and students that careers in science, technology, engineering and math should be foremost in their minds.
This message comes on the heels o...June 27, 2013