5 things to know for September 23: Hurricane Fiona, Ukraine, migrants, Covid, air travel – CNN | Jfk Loans

CNN — Halloween is still more than a month away, but some major retailers are already gearing up for Christmas. Walmart and Target have announced they are starting the holiday shopping season earlier this year in stores and online as households across the country continue to grapple with persistently high inflation, which is forcing them … Read more

As Hurricane Fiona sweeps past Bermuda, Canadians on the Atlantic coast are on guard – CNN | Jfk Loans

CNN — A deadly hurricane that battered several island nations in the Caribbean this week is now impacting Bermuda before slamming into Canada this weekend, where residents are being warned to prepare for dangerously high winds and heavy rains. Officials in Bermuda, as well as Canada’s Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island are urging those … Read more

Citation of homeless people for camping violations doesn’t work, says new ACLU report – KSL.com | Jfk Loans

Garbage is visible on the banks of the Jordan River at a homeless camp in Salt Lake City March 23. A new report from Utah’s ACLU found that some Salt cities are issuing large numbers of anti-camping citations to the homeless community in Lake County when the organization says time and resources could be better … Read more

wanna hunt utah 6 Ways a Truck Can Help You Do Better – KSL.com | Jfk Loans

Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes If you enjoy hunting in Utah and don’t drive a truck, you’re doing something wrong. While it’s technically possible to use another vehicle for hunting, you won’t have the best experience without the increased ground clearance and added power of a truck. Whether you’re hunting chukars in the West Desert, … Read more

Federal Agencies Fight Back Invasive Fish Species Near Lake Powell – KSL.com | Jfk Loans

A research team from Utah State University works June 7 at Lake Powell in Page, Arizona. National Park Service fisheries biologists have confirmed their worst fears about record-low lake levels and spotted this smallmouth bass, a non-native predatory fish, below Glen Canyon Dam. Efforts to remove the species will begin Saturday and Sunday. (Brittany Peterson, … Read more

Utah Adventures with Maverik: Unseen Treasures Where You Won’t Find Crowds – KSL.com | Jfk Loans

Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes Utahns know the major attractions in our own backyard, like the Mighty Five National Parks. But with these parks attracting many millions of visitors a year in 2021, you might want to venture off the beaten track and away from the crowds. Think outside the box with four overlooked gems … Read more

St. Cloud City Council passes THC products sale ordinance, approves preliminary budget and approves planning study for Fire Station – KNSI | Jfk Loans

Originally posted September 13, 2022 at 5:58 am Updated September 13, 2022 at 7:49 am (KNSI) – Numerous issues were discussed at Monday night’s St. Cloud City Council meeting. Among them is St. Cloud’s preliminary budget. The budget was set at $82,216,300, a 4.04% increase over the previous year. Council members George Hontos, Steve Laraway … Read more

How to Train Smart for the Granddaddy of All-Day Hikes: Grand Canyon, Rim to Rim – KSL.com | Jfk Loans

A bridge on the Rim-to-Rim Route in Grand Canyon National Park. (Mike Godfrey, Home in Wild Spaces) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes Editor’s note: This article is the first in a three-part series that breaks down the requirements before attempting endurance hiking and how to safely and responsibly tackle the toughest Grand Canyon hike. GRAND … Read more

California budget to cover some out-of-state abortion trips – MyNorthwest | Jfk Loans

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California is preparing to spend up to $20 million to bring women from out of state to its abortion clinics, a policy aimed at increasing access to a procedure that has since prohibited or restricted in many states by the US Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade up. Gov. Gavin Newsom … Read more

Leave the City behind for an Open Water Sailing Adventure – The Globe and Mail | Jfk Loans

Captain Howie Colt, also a company owner, navigates during an afternoon sailing with Gone Sailing Adventures on June 13, 2022 in Toronto, Ontario.Peter Power/The Globe and Mail Between the condominium towers of Queen’s Quay along the waterfront in downtown Toronto, it can be hard to imagine the combination of tranquility and adventure that’s just a … Read more