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    Link: http://health.utah.gov/epi/diseases/pertussis/surveillance/index.html

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  • Jason Scheff of band Chicago launches online vocal training program from studio in Provo

    PROVO, Utah — The recording industry has been undergoing a tremendous change in recent years, and that change has been driven by technology. But the music itself is returning to some of the same principles that produced mega-hits in the ‘80s. Jason Scheff of the band Chicago is among those showing people how it’s done, and he’s offering a new vocal training program called 80s Radio Ready Vocals. In 1985, at the age of 24, Jason Scheff said he got […]

  • Link: Jason Scheff of Chicago presents 80s Radio Ready Vocals

    Link: Jason Scheff of Chicago presents 80s Radio Ready Vocals

  • State health officials offer programs to help minority populations

    SALT LAKE CITY — In honor of National Minority Health Month, the Utah Department of Health is hosting a series of programs that are meant to improve health in vulnerable populations. Getting to the doctor isn’t always easy for Utah’s minority populations, and coordinators hope to change that. Jacob Fitisemanu, an outreach coordinator for the Office of Health Disparities, spoke about the challenges faced by many in Utah. “Life gets busy,” he said. “You can imagine the challenges people have […]

  • A pray service held in Utah for the victims of the recent earthquake in Nepal.

    From fundraising to prayer service, Utah groups show support for victims of earthquake in Nepal

    SALT LAKE CITY — Relief teams from all over the world are aiding those impacted by the recent earthquake in Nepal, and groups in Utah are contributing to the cause with fundraising efforts and prayers on behalf of those in the area. The United States is sending search and rescue workers to Nepal as well as a million dollars in aid. Locally, the Nepalese Association of Utah held an open meeting Sunday with members talking about the need for donations. […]

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    FOX 13’s Carly Figueroa takes on SWAT obstacles with hilarious results

    FOX 13 News’ Carly Figueroa spent Sunday morning at the Salt Lake City Police Department’s annual SWAT school. After covering the event she tried her hand at some of the obstacles–and hilarity ensued. From a rope climb to a log pull, Carly found out just how tough the obstacle course can be. She also narrated her experiences, dropping such gems as “Oh yeah, that’s not going to happen” and “Well, it was fun while it lasted” or “That’s not safe.” […]

  • At the Movies: ‘Little Boy’ and ‘The Age of Adaline’

    This week Steve Oldfield takes a look at two different films, but he says only one of them is worth the price of a big screen ticket. See the video above for his reviews of “Little Boy” and “The Age of Adaline.”

  • Cirque du Soleil brings show inspired by Greek mythology to Salt Lake City

    SALT LAKE CITY — The circus is back in town, but it’s not the kind with lions and elephants. Cirque du Soliel brought their production of Varekai to the Maverik Center this week. The show is one of the group’s largest, and they brought some big set pieces and talented acrobats to town. FOX 13 News got a behind the scenes look at the production ahead of its local run. Varekai is one of the group’s 18 classic productions, but […]

  • Program in Salt Lake County pairs nurses with first-time mothers to offer education, support

    SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah — Being a first-time mother can be scary, but a program in Salt Lake County is making it easier. Karina Hernandez is one of the women benefiting from the program, which brings nurses in to make home visits to mothers having their first child. “And I think, ‘Oh, this is perfect for me because I don’t have no one here,'” she said of her decision to participate. Little Adan is 9 months old now, and thanks […]

  • Utahn to run 250 miles in 8 days to help children with hearing disabilities

    SALT LAKE CITY — In hopes of raising money for children with hearing disabilities, Justin Osmond, the son of Merrill Osmond, plans to run 250 miles in about a week. The goal of the eight-day, 250-mile run is to help 25 deaf children in southern Utah. “I love to run,” said Run 4 Hearing Founder Justin Osmond. “Why not do something I love and at the same time help and give back. And so I thought, let’s run 250 miles […]

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    2 injured after crash on State Street involving 8 vehicles

    SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — Two people were taken to a hospital after an incident involving eight vehicles on State Street Saturday, and a driver told police his foot slipped off the brake and hit the accelerator as he approached the other vehicles. The crash happened at 2450 South State Street in South Salt Lake around 6 p.m. Witnesses said a northbound car sped toward several vehicles stopped at the red light, and that vehicle collided with those cars. A […]

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