Recent Articles by Richard Piatt
Published: Thursday, October 18, 2012 6:02 pm MDT
Utah's unemployment rate dropped in September, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics Thursday. The drop is more than a full percentage point from a year ago, the latest indicator of...
Published: Thursday, July 26, 2012 5:30 pm MDT
A bill to preserve the land around Brigham Young University’s Y Mountain has cleared the U.S. House of Representatives.
Published: Wednesday, June 6, 2012 4:27 pm MDT
A small painting by Douglas Snow sits in the Utah Division of Arts and Museums, but no one knows who the painting belongs to, the state or is it part of a private collection?
Published: Thursday, May 17, 2012 6:30 pm MDT
SALT LAKE CITY — A bold, colorful website full of video clips asks: “Are you part of the
It highlights unemployment rates and that student loan debt
Published: Monday, May 14, 2012 5:50 pm MDT
A new poll shows West Valley City Mayor Mike Winder is leading fellow Republican Mark Crockett in the race to become the Salt Lake County GOP mayoral nominee. A large number of voters are still undecided.
Published: Wednesday, February 8, 2012 3:39 pm MST
SALT LAKE CITY — Jon Huntsman may be taking a break from politics, but his campaign's secret weapons are still into it.
The "Jon 2012 Girls," Abby, Liddy and Mary Anne, are still tweeting and still pul
Published: Wednesday, January 18, 2012 12:00 am MST
One of the last fixtures of old Salt Lake City's Main Street has left and now has a new address.
Published: Monday, January 16, 2012 2:15 pm MST
SALT LAKE CITY — One of the last fixtures of old Salt Lake City's Main Street has left and now has a new address.
Sam Weller's bookstore — now called
Weller Book Works — is open in Trolley
Published: Monday, December 19, 2011 8:44 pm MST
A blowtorch being used to thaw a frozen pipe may have started a two-alarm fire that caused significant damage at a feed plant Monday.
Published: Monday, November 7, 2011 12:00 am MST
SALT LAKE CITY — The Leonardo is a museum that's struggling with its image a month after it opened. Part of the reason may be because it's hard to describe.
"The easiest way to explain The Leonardo is