Brian West
Brian West is deputy managing editor of the News Division, the integrated newsroom of the Deseret News, KSL-TV, KSL Newsradio, DeseretNews.com and KSL.com. He spent years covering legal affairs for the Deseret News and has held many editing positions at the newspaper. He also co-hosted the popular Chunga and Mister morning radio show on 101.9 The End from 2000-2008 as well as many other radio programs.

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The Peanut Butter Jamm was held Saturday at the Gallivan Center. More than 10,000 jars of peanut butter were collected for the Utah Food Bank.
A Herriman man died Saturday hours after he was punched and knocked unconscious in a fight with his girlfriend's brother whom she had called to rescue her, police said.
Criminal charges were filed Friday against a veteran Unified police detective accused of stealing about $8,500 from the department.
Remains found along a frontage road near U.S. 89 in Fruit Heights last month were identified Thursday as a Woods Cross woman who went missing more than 31 years ago.
Nine firefighters were evaluated at a hospital for smoke inhalation early Tuesday after a fire broke out at a fire station in Salt Lake City.
Attorneys for a man accused of groping women on the BYU campus are asking a judge to prevent prosecutors from using testimony from 10 members of the school's track team at his upcoming trial.
A judge has scheduled five days in June for prosecutors to present their evidence against former Utah Attorney General John Swallow.
Redshirt freshman Ofahengaue, who has yet to play in a game for the Utes, is disciplined off and on the field.
After three days of silence about what prompted officers to shoot and kill a Saratoga Springs man Wednesday morning, investigators issued a brief statement Saturday afternoon addressing the question.
Divers planned to resume searching Tuesday morning for a man who went missing in Flaming Gorge Reservoir when his boat capsized.