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New library developed by USU students benefits Latino children

CalendarApril 22, 2017

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Two students at Utah State University are excited about the upcoming opening of the new library they developed for a nonprofit in Cache Valley. They are hoping it will increase literacy among Latino c...

Deportation fears prevent some Latinos in Cache Valley from going to church

CalendarApril 22, 2017

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As undocumented immigrants in Northern Utah anxiously wait to see what the new administration's focus on illegal immigration will mean for their lives, many Latinos in Cache Valley are turning to thei...

USU anthropology team returns favors to Peru after flooding

CalendarApril 22, 2017

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Anthropology students and faculty at Utah State University are raising money for a village in Peru, where El Nino has caused heavy flooding in regions of the northern coast....

Cache Valley residents contribute their stories to performance about depression

CalendarApril 10, 2017

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The Facing Project came to Logan on Friday with its newest show, "Facing Depression in Cache Valley," which took aim at stereotypes of people who struggle with depression in their lives....

Immigration-related survey 'meaningless' say USU professors, surveyor disagrees

CalendarApril 10, 2017

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Political science professors at Utah State University called a recent immigration-related survey "biased" and "meaningless" because of how it was conducted....

7 degrees hotter this March -- and that's likely just the start, scientist says

CalendarMarch 28, 2017

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Anomalous temperatures in February and March indicate that temperatures are rising earlier in the year and by increased margins. The consequence this year has been rapid snow melting -- and flooding -...

Advocates ask for more public responsibility on trails

CalendarMarch 27, 2017

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Trail advocates in Northern Utah are trying to remind members of the public to treat the region's trails with respect....

Regional campus leaders from Utah State hear concerns about advising process

CalendarMarch 27, 2017

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Utah State University-Brigham City's dean, Tom Lee, said he's heard from several students who have complained about advising....

Authors of 'Maze Runner,' 'Nemesis' and 'Matched' prank, prattle and praise at library event

CalendarMarch 26, 2017

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Saturday brought the latest installment of the Provo City Library's AuthorLink series, featuring New York Times best-selling young adult authors - and close friends - James Dashner, Brendan Reichs and...

Wrestling coach takes the fight for gender equity one opponent at a time

CalendarMarch 16, 2017

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Throughout her life Olivia Fatongia has had to fight for respect as a wrestler. Now she's fighting again - this time alongside the athletes she coaches, who have taken their struggle for gender equali...

Cache County asked to shrink by an acre to benefit Weber housing development

CalendarMarch 15, 2017

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The Cache County Council is considering a request to transfer an acre of property to Weber County. If approved, the land transfer -- which would cede a plot of land near the Powder Mountain ski resort...

Northern Utah officials say highway plan puts wetland preservation over human lives

CalendarMarch 15, 2017

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Utah Department of Transportation planners have honed in on a road configuration they believe will improve safety and efficiency -- and pass environmental muster -- when a heavily trafficked Northern ...

Iconic landmark in Providence to soon undergo renovations

CalendarMarch 15, 2017

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In preparation for the renovation of the historic Old Rock Church in Providence, owner Ralph Call is about to begin restoring a bungalow that sits on the same property....

Composer says performance of his piece was 'beautiful in every way'

CalendarMarch 14, 2017

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A musical score that premiered in Utah on Sunday got enthusiastic reviews from its composer, who said it was the best performance in the history of the 12-year-old piece....

Woman's suicide attempt stokes warnings about stopping mental health meds during pregnancy

CalendarMarch 03, 2017

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In the wake of a suicide attempt by a woman who stopped taking medication for her bipolar disorder when she became pregnant, police and psychologists in Northern Utah are warning against the arbitrary...

Statewide student fee vote could prove crucial for mental health support

CalendarFebruary 27, 2017

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To convince lawmakers of the dire need for more mental health providers at Utah State University's regional campuses, student leaders are hoping to demonstrate the issue is being taken seriously by fe...

Will Logan land be 'nibbled to death by ducks'?

CalendarFebruary 22, 2017

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Rezoning land in the Cliffside area of Logan will encourage housing stability, city leaders believe, but likely will also contribute to urban sprawl in Cache Valley....

After pollution spike, the rush is on for researchers

CalendarFebruary 16, 2017

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A spike in Cache Valley's air pollution earlier this month may have been bad for the health of people in Northern Utah, but it has been good for some researchers at Utah State University....

Latino students band together -- and celebrate -- in wake of election

CalendarFebruary 16, 2017

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If there's a time to celebrate traditions, it's now. That's the perspective of students from Utah State University's Latino Student Union, which is planning its annual Fiesta Americas celebration in t...

Here's how a tiny Captain America spent his Saturday

CalendarFebruary 15, 2017

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For weeks, Brad Orme had been telling his grandmother he didn't believe superheroes. That belief was challenged on Saturday, though, when the four-year-old attended The Family Place's Superhero Traini...

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