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How to build a one-match fire every time

THE GREAT OUTDOORS — From the moment cavemen discovered it, humans have remained obsessed with fire. It’s the focal point of any camping trip and next to water, fire is arguably the most important ...

February 23, 2017 | Spencer Durrant KSL.com | Hot Topics

Toy wands sold at Disney shows recalled due to safety risk

Feld Entertainment has issued a recall of the light-spinner toy wands sold at Disney On Ice and Disney Live shows October through November 2016 for $22, according to a news release. The Disney on I...

February 23, 2017 | Caresa Alexander Randall Deseret News | Hot Topics

Country Artist John Berry to play Mars Theatre March 4

John Berry has a new outlook, a new address and a new beginning. And the Grammy-winning singer will perform in Springfield on Saturday, March 4 at the Mars Theatre. The show is set to begin at 8 ...

February 23, 2017 | Staff report | Lifestyle

EHS honors staff with 2017 Employee Appreciation Banquet

Effingham Health System honored staff members of the hospital Thursday night at the Effingham Health System 2017 Employee Appreciation Banquet at the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth A...

February 23, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local

Are you mistaking a sign of cancer for a spider bite? Studies show this is a serious problem

When it's cold outside, you may find your house turning into a spider habitat. These cold-blooded, eight-legged creatures move to warmer spaces (like your closets) to find relief from the cold.But ...

February 23, 2017 | Kristina Tieken FamilyShare | Hot Topics

This dad ignores doctor’s advice to pull the plug on his one-year-old daughter: Days later, she open

The doctors said one-year-old Marwa will never be able to breath on her own again, but her parents begged to just give her more time. For the second time in a matter of months, a French court has t...

February 23, 2017 | Stacie Simpson FamilyShare | Hot Topics

8 weight loss benefits of eating oatmeal you don't know about

Growing up, I always thought oatmeal was disgusting. Every time my mom made it for breakfast, I would hardly touch it. I’d much rather eat Pop-tarts or even bland cereal than oatmeal. It wasn't unt...

February 23, 2017 | Callie Hansen FamilyShare | Hot Topics

10 things you can do right now to help your child's self-esteem

In today’s visual-driven world, it's easy for kids to pick up on their supposed “shortcomings”. More than ever, parents need to be aware of how their children feel, and what they can do to help mak...

February 23, 2017 | Brandon Doyle FamilyShare | Hot Topics

Vintage soda biscuit recipe hearkens back to simpler times

There is a crazy thrill in finding a vintage recipe. It's a window into a simpler lifestyle, one free of fast food, nuked frozen meals, instant this or suddenly that. Equally, there is self-therapy...

February 23, 2017 | Shannon M. Smurthwaite Deseret News | Hot Topics

How to limit explicit music pumping through your kids' headphones

Right now of the top 50 songs on iTunes, 15 have a little red box with an "E" next to it. That "E" tells listeners the song is explicit. If a song has strong language, or depictions of violence, se...

February 23, 2017 | Amy Iverson DeseretNews.com Web Team | Hot Topics

Transplant patient gets an early Valentine's Day gift: The chance to hold her own heart

Lisa Salberg got an early Valentine’s Day gift this year: a transplant — and the chance to hold her old heart.The 48-year-old activist, who had hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, received a heart transpl...

February 23, 2017 | Herb Scribner News Division | Hot Topics

Have You Seen This? Alex Trebek is our favorite rapper

DOUBLE JEOPARDY — Alex Trebek — the Canadian septuagenarian who has hosted “Jeopardy!” since 1984 — is making waves after a rap category on the perpetually popular game show has the internet in a t...

February 23, 2017 | Angie Treasure KSL.com | Hot Topics

Freeman, Van Sickle honored as STAR students

The Rotary Club of Effingham County honored two students Thursday afternoon for being named the STAR Students for the county. Marina Van Sickle won for Effingham County High School and Kate Freeman...

February 22, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local

Black History Month Spotlight: Honoring Springfield Central High basketball

Back in the 1960s during the era of segregated schools, Effingham County saw one of its high schools rise to the top and win multiple state championships in basketball. Now, after decades of going ...

February 22, 2017 | By Zack Lee | Local

First photo and plot details from the upcoming Han Solo film drop on the internet

It’s official: The new untitled Star Wars film about Han Solo began production Monday at Pinewood Studios in London.The production crew released this photo of the cast in celebration of the landmar...

February 22, 2017 | Herb Scribner DeseretNews.com Web Team | Hot Topics

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