Every Spring we look at how the snow melt is faring in our mountain rivers. In 1983 --- we looked at how it was faring in the strange new river through downtown Salt Lake City. People talk about the flood of 1983 pretty much every spring when the snow melts.
This beautiful weekend brought out an annual spring time ritual for many Utahans: The ritual of spring cleaning.
A half century ago, the heart of downtown Salt Lake City went through an urban renewal. New 60's architecture highlighted the skyline. The crown jewel was perhaps the new library - the library of 1964.
In a circus like atmosphere, our original station owner Sid Fox put on a TV show in 1939. He billed it as the miracle of science… and the marvel of the ages. Thousands saw a faint image on one set as a sign of what was to come.
Salt Lake City in 1948 was about to get something no city between Chicago and the West coast had seen.
After the long winter, the Major League Baseball season started on Sunday. Locally, the sound of "play ball" is scheduled to be heard Thursday. That’s when the Bees take the field again at the newly renamed Smith's Ballpark in Salt Lake City.
HOLLYWOOD (ABC 4 UTAH) - Any time we watch the Academy Awards, our minds wander back to past movies and past Oscar nights. It is as close as we come to royalty in America. The Academy Awards is as Hollywood as Hollywood gets.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Ever since they created TV shows, they created TV promotions to get you to watch the shows. Sixty-six years ago, our on-air promotion consisted of cards dropped in front of a camera advertising our upcoming shows.
PARK CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - The world is seeing some of the best in Utah winter athletes this week. The heritage of Utah skiing goes back almost a hundred years. The first Utah skiers were probably the miners who went claim to claim in the canyons.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Twelve years ago, the Salt Lake City sky lit up with the fireworks of the opening ceremonies of the 2002 Olympics. The magic that started in Rice-Eccles stadium radiated throughout the state. They are now memories of the sights and sounds of city.