Recent Articles by Geoff Liesik
Published: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:24 pm MDT
An Idaho pilot caught at a Utah airport with 180 pounds on marijuana in his small plane has been ordered to spend more than four years on federal probation and pay a $25,000 fine.
Published: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:00 pm MDT
Christopher Codi Andersen admitted Wednesday that he killed Christopher Alan Miller by bludgeoning him with a ceramic statue and strangling him during a drunken fight at the Vernal apartment they were sharing i...
Published: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 8:32 pm MDT
Twenty-one people from 10 states were arrested Monday during a protest that "became physical" at a controversial tar sands mine in northeastern Utah, according to the Uintah County Sheriff's Office.
Published: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 5:48 pm MDT
Police in Price say they have been unable to substantiate online rumors that someone plans to commit acts of violence during this weekend's International Days celebration.
Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 7:32 pm MDT
A California man drove nearly 800 miles to meet a 12-year-old girl for sex, according to Vernal police. The "girl" was actually an undercover detective assigned to the Utah Internet Crimes Against Children Task...
Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 7:30 pm MDT
A doctor who was stripped of his license to prescribe controlled substances by state regulators earlier this month has surrendered his Utah medical license.
Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 5:55 pm MDT
State and local investigators were unable to determine Monday what caused a fire that gutted Ross Brothers Feed & Seed, an iconic building that had stood on the corner of Center and Main streets in Myton for at...
Published: Sunday, July 20, 2014 9:33 pm MDT
A fast-moving fire destroyed Ross Brothers Feed and Seed, a family-owned business whose iconic buildings have been a landmark in Myton for at least 70 years.
Published: Thursday, July 17, 2014 4:09 pm MDT
Blanding Police Chief Lyle Bayles has resigned, citing a desire to spend more time with family. The state agency that certifies Utah peace officers, however, confirmed Thursday that it is actively investigating...
Published: Thursday, July 17, 2014 12:00 am MDT
Two women were seriously hurt Thursday when a pickup truck turned into the path of the motorcycle they were riding, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.