Recent Articles by Benjamin Wood
Published: Thursday, September 11, 2014 4:21 pm MDT
The Utah Board of Regents unanimously approved the selection of Deneece Huftalin as the next president of Salt Lake Community College. Huftalin has served as interim president since January.
Published: Thursday, September 11, 2014 2:56 pm MDT
U.S. District Court Judge Clark Waddoups ordered that Pat Rusk and Breck England be placed on the ballot for the upcoming State School Board election. Waddoups previously ruled that Utah's process for selecting...
Published: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 4:24 pm MDT
The latest U.S. News and Word Report rankings of colleges and universities shows Brigham Young University and Westminster College leading the state.
Published: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 5:28 pm MDT
Mayors of the six UTOPIA cities that approved a controversial utility fee structure are working to finalize the language for a mail-in ballot polling residents on their opinion of paying a monthly fee for high-...
Published: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 11:50 am MDT
Three finalists have been named in the search for a new Salt Lake Community College president. The Board of Regents is expected to make a selection on Thursday.
Published: Monday, September 8, 2014 4:38 pm MDT
A federal judge ruled that Utah's process of selecting State School Board candidates is unconstitutional. An alternative method for selecting candidates has not yet been ordered, renewing debate over how best t...
Published: Sunday, September 7, 2014 10:24 pm MDT
A woman was transported to the hospital in critical condition after she was struck by a truck while crossing a dark intersection in Summit County.
Published: Sunday, September 7, 2014 10:01 pm MDT
A Davis County Sheriff's deputy and a women were transported to hospitals after a collision in Syracuse. Neither person's injuries are believed to be life-threatening.
Published: Sunday, September 7, 2014 7:10 pm MDT
Rep. Greg Hughes, chairman of the board of the Utah Transit Authority, says his transportation habits will be permanently changed after he completes a weeklong challenge to exclusively use public mass transit.
Published: Sunday, September 7, 2014 7:02 pm MDT
A federal judge on Friday ruled that Utah's process of selecting candidates for the State School Board, in which candidates are vetted by committee and chosen by the governor, unconstitutionally limits particip...