Tag: HEAL

Power is difficult to come by in politics

The Better UTAH Beat airs Tuesday afternoons on KVNU’s For the People. Podcasts of previous episodes are available here. —– We hear a lot about power today. Who has it. Who doesn’t have it. Who wants it. Paul Rolly of the Salt Lake Tribune has twice devoted column space in the last week to discussing power, first

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Better Beehive Awards get year-end coverage

With the old year wrapping up and the new year just beginning, the first ever Better Beehive Awards provided a choice opportunity for reflecting on progressive happenings in Utah. Five notable individuals and groups in Utah were honored for their progressive efforts throughout 2012. Honorees included the environmental organization HEAL, Murray couple Sandy and Paul

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Environmental Organization HEAL Honored for Providing Government Oversight

Salt Lake City — This week’s final–perhaps ever, should doomsday predictions prove accurate– Better Beehive Award goes to environmental group HEAL Utah for successfully preventing an EnergySolutions executive from being appointed to the state board that oversees nuclear waste regulation in Utah. HEAL, the Healthy Environmental Alliance of Utah, was a key player in derailing

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