Utah Stories from the Beehive Archive

Tune in each week for a two-minute look at some of the most pivotal — and peculiar — events in Utah history! With all of the history and none of the dust, the Beehive Archive is a fun way to catch up on Utah’s past. For a complete list of episodes, click the "View All Stories" button below, then browse or search.

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Midway’s Swiss Party for their Rural Community

On the east side of the Wasatch Mountains, you can find a little slice of Switzerland right here in Utah. Learn more about Midway’s Swiss Days…see more

Dancing for Good: Community Aid in Rural Utah

In rural Utah, social dances were important events that brought townsfolk together, not only for fun, but to support each other and their…see more

Turkeys: Industrial Change Makes it Everyone’s Bird

This Thanksgiving, you might enjoy a meal that includes a roasted turkey. What are the chances it was born and raised here in Utah?Few people might…see more