Stories by Brady McCombs

Friday, Aug 21, 2015

1st US tar sands mine set to open for business in Utah

On a remote Utah ridge covered in sagebrush, pines and wild grasses, a Canadian company is about to embark on something never before done commercially in the United States: digging sticky, black, ...
By Brady McCombs

Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015

Mormon who runs Web site for doubting members ousted

A Mormon man who gained notoriety over the past decade for running a Web site that offers doubting Latter-day Saints a forum to chat has been kicked out of the religion.
By Brady McCombs

Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014

Vail welcomes options for skiers

SALT LAKE CITY - Skiers and snowboarders traveling to Utah this winter will find the same jagged mounting peaks looming just east of Salt Lake City and many familiar trails at the state's 15 resorts.
By Brady McCombs

Friday, June 27, 2014

Companies increase presence at pride events amid cultural shifts

SALT LAKE CITY - Salt Lake City's gay pride parade also featured a few, more conventional participants: Some of America's most well-known companies.
By Brady McCombs

Friday, June 28, 2013

Mormons to add social media to missionary work

Recognizing the world has changed, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have announced that missionaries will do less door-to-door proselytizing, and instead, will use the ...
By Brady McCombs

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Prep star to go on mission first

ALPINE, Utah — Prep star Nick Emery won’t be playing college basketball anytime soon. Emery is just weeks away from starting a two-year Mormon mission to Germany.
By Brady McCombs
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