> Salt Lake and Summit Counties' face covering mandate will take affect this Saturday. It requires face masks at retail and commercial establishments, restaurants while waiting to be seated and served, and at community gatherings. Not outdoors if you can social distance. The order will only be rescinded when cases decline dramatically.
> The University of Utah just announced it will be dropping its SAT and ACT test requirements beginning this fall due to limited testing being offered right now. Other elements will be taken into consideration such as high school GPA. Standardized test scores will be required in some situations like those who earned a GED. Based on the results of the study, the U may consider making this a permanent change.
> Costco has started to bring back its legendary free samples, but it’s no longer the free food smorgasbord it once was. Samples are now packaged items and kept behind plexiglass shields.