Jeff Caplan

Great Salt Lake low water...
Curt Gresseth

Thirsty Great Salt Lake just got a little help from its friends

Rio Tinto Kennecott and the Central Utah Water Conservancy District donated water rights to the shrinking Great Salt Lake to help reverse a troubling trend.
1 month ago
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Jeff Caplain

It’s not just the drought making the Great Salt Lake mediocre | My Minute of News

Can we still call it the Great Salt Lake? If you've been out to water's edge you know the Salt Lake isn't close to what it used to be, and it's our fault.
2 months ago
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Jeff Caplan, KSL NewsRadio

My Minute of News: What if humans could get their tails back?

Whether a monkey has a tail is controlled by one little gene (that was turned off in humans). What if we turned it back on?
2 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

My Minute of News: Start your Christmas shopping now. We’re serious.

Jeff Caplan says it's already time to ask your kids what they want for Christmas and start your shopping -- because of a shortage of shipping containers.
2 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

My Minute of News: C’mon, get happy with Utah, the happiest state

A new WalletHub survey used 31 key indicators of contentment to determine which states boast the best, and Utah outranked them all as the happiest state. 
3 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

9/11: Why witnessing the first draft of history isn’t so great for the witnesses

On 9/11, KSL NewsRadio's Jeff Caplan was anchoring at WCBS in New York. 20 years later, his memories of that day continue to haunt him.
3 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

My Minute of News: Afghan baby born on US jet shows freedom in “Reach”

Jeff Caplan wanted to make sure the story of an Afghan baby who was born in the midst of the Kabul airlift doesn't get lost. 
3 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

My Minute of News: I want to break up with my phone, but how?!

Jeff Caplan wants to break up with his phone, but he has absolutely no idea how to go about doing so. Still, some places have some pretty nice incentives.
4 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

My Minute of News: How a crowded flight restored my faith in humanity

When YOU get on a crowded flight, there are probably 200 people shoehorned in. An Air Force pilot had to decide whether he could safely take off with 640 refugees on board.
4 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

My Minute of News: Why the fall of Kabul feels so much like the fall of Saigon

Jeff Caplan can't help but compare the evacuation of Kabul, Afghanistan to the fall of Saigon in April 1975 -- and one iconic photo seared into our memory.
4 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

Opinion: Sending Utah water to make Colorado ice in a drought is a weird flex

Colorado kids fill up coolers of ice made from Utah water. But don't we need the water? Colorado may have an ice shortage, but Utah has a water shortage.
4 months ago
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Jeff Caplan

Opinion: Pandemic puppies have spoiled us all for working at home

In one survey, thousands of people agreed that their pandemic puppies were more important than a regular paycheck. Jeff Caplan can relate.
4 months ago

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