Ashley Rohde

Legislators, proponents and opponents of Proposition 2, a ballot initiative to legalize the use of cannabis products for medical purposes in Utah, struck a compromise on Thursday.  Legislators will vote on a bill resulting from the compromise shortly after the upcoming mid-term elections.

On Monday morning I visited what looked like a huge, elaborate fort on the campus of Utah State University.  The structure is constructed of thin willow branches woven together in a flowing pattern.  Volunteers were just starting to arrive to continue building.  

Ashley Rohde

The Utah Society for Environmental Education honored five young people from around the state this week for their outstanding work on environmental and social causes.  

Ashley Rohde

As a relatively water-rich portion of Utah, Cache County is a planned future resource for municipal and agricultural water for Davis, Weber and Salt Lake counties.  However, recent improvements in water conservation and education have reduced water use across the state.