Recent Articles by Marjorie Cortez
Published: Saturday, May 23, 2015 5:15 pm MDT
On Saturday, Utahns young and old took part in the first day of the museum's weekend-long celebration highlighting its special exhibition, Extreme Mammals. The exhibit runs through July 26.
Published: Saturday, May 23, 2015 11:41 am MDT
A 51-year-old man was killed around 1 a.m. Saturday when his bicycle was struck from behind by a car traveling east on 3300 South near 1600 East.
Published: Saturday, May 23, 2015 10:55 am MDT
An Arizona man who died in a rollover accident shortly before midnight Thursday after he attempted to avoid a cow standing on state Route 261 near Blanding was identified Saturday as 63-year-old Andrew Askland.
Published: Saturday, May 23, 2015 10:13 am MDT
A Tooele police officer shot and killed a dog that attacked him Friday while he was responding to a domestic disturbance call.
Published: Thursday, May 7, 2015 5:55 pm MDT
Utah's primary seat belt law goes into effect May 12, starting with a statewide educational effort. Seat belts can reduce the risk of injury or death by 50 percent, state safety officials noted at a news confer...
Published: Wednesday, May 6, 2015 7:08 pm MDT
Postal carriers hope to collect more than 660,000 pounds of food in Utah during the 23rd annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive Saturday. Utahns are asked to leave a bag or box of food on their doorsteps Saturday m...
Published: Monday, May 4, 2015 6:37 pm MDT
Salt Lake City residents are divided on whether homeless services providers should be moved from the city's downtown area, a new UtahPolicy.com poll says.
Published: Saturday, May 2, 2015 9:00 pm MDT
A 27-year-old man was fatally wounded in the parking lot of an Orem grocery store Saturday morning when he was shot by a man with concealed weapons permit who was attempting to stop the man from carjacking a wo...
Published: Saturday, May 2, 2015 7:40 pm MDT
The Rev. James Gonia, Bishop of the Rocky Mountain Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and Elder Von G. Keetch of the LDS Church's First Quorum of the Seventy found common ground Saturday durin...
Published: Saturday, May 2, 2015 6:41 pm MDT
'Empty Bowls,' a partnership between Clay Arts Utah and Catholic Community Services of Utah, used art to raise awareness about hunger in Utah. The community was served a free meal of soup of bread and invited t...