US bailout to boost AZ senior nutrition programs

Meal programs for the elderly are often underfunded at the best of times, but when the pandemic hit Arizona and other states, the demand for nutritional assistance grew rapidly, pushing the budgets of many groups. social services at the breaking point. But that may change, since Congress passed the US …

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The stage is set for Romney to act on climate change

My future and that of the planet depend on it. (Screenshot via Grabien) Senator Mitt Romney appears on “Meet the Press” on December 20, 2020. By Aarushi Verma | Special at The Tribune | April 16, 2021, 4:30 p.m. Our growing clean energy economy – like much of the global …

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School meals are the most nutritious in the country, study finds

In this edition of 5 Things, Food Management highlights five things you may have missed recently about developments affecting on-site catering. Here’s your list for today: School meals are the most nutritious in the country, study finds Related: School Nutrition Trends: 17 Bright Ideas From Real Life; how Chicago’s public …

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Utah Governor Spencer Cox Plans To Focus On These 3 Things Over His Next 100 Days

With the legislative session behind him and the Utah vaccine rollout well underway, here’s what Cox will look to. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Governor Spencer Cox is holding a media availability at the Salt Lake City Capitol on Friday, March 5, 2021, the last day of the …

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Spring play: what you need to know

We are getting closer to football in its natural state! Saturday’s Spring Game at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium! Kick-off will take place at 2 p.m. If you’ve already claimed your tickets, don’t forget to download them. If you still need tickets, you can claim them for free, here. Frequently …

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Utah tax collections jumped by more than $ 1.5 billion, with billions more in federal spending going to the state

Utah lawmakers plan special session in May to distribute billions of dollars in federal coronavirus aid (Rick Bowmer | AP) Republican Mike Schultz at the Utah State Capitol in February 2020. A special session is scheduled for May 2021 to distribute additional income to taxpayers. | April 16, 2021 at …

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New study reveals problem with airborne microplastics

While microplastics research previously focused on the impact on rivers and oceans, a new study highlights the growing threat of airborne microplastics. Plastic is not new, but the result of decades of accumulation in the environment. Scientists consider plastic pollution one of the “the most pressing environmental and social issues …

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