Recent Articles by Ben Lockhart
Published: Friday, February 5, 2016 10:42 pm MST
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints confirmed Friday night that it has "expressed opposition" to a state legislative bill that would legalize access to the entirety of the marijuana plant for those ...
Published: Friday, February 5, 2016 6:49 pm MST
A Bountiful man was charged with murder Friday for allegedly striking and killing a Farmington woman in a vehicle he had carjacked moments earlier.
Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016 9:47 pm MST
Even in death, Carmen "Jackie" Lindhardt thought of her family first, just as she did throughout her life, her sister says.
Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016 6:25 pm MST
The Utah Attorney General's Office filed a lawsuit against the Department of the Interior and Department of Agriculture, claiming the agencies' strategy to disallow new mining on or near greater sage grouse hab...
Published: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 8:44 pm MST
Police are searching for a group of men who investigators say invaded a home Wednesday afternoon, threatened a group of four people inside and made away with a backpack containing one victim's rent money.
Published: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 7:17 pm MST
An Orem man deceived hundreds of investors out of about $28 million in an extensive Ponzi scheme that began in 2010, according to a complaint filed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Published: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 11:07 pm MST
A former Salt Lake County landfill employee was charged Tuesday with misusing public money after police say he stole at least $25,000 in facility fees while working as a cashier.
Published: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 6:03 pm MST
A Las Vegas man was arrested Tuesday shortly after being rescued with his girlfriend from a truck stranded by snow, where he assaulted attacked her while they were stuck for at least two days, police said.
Published: Monday, February 1, 2016 9:19 pm MST
A woman is dead after a pair of Davis County carjackings led to a crash late Monday afternoon, police said.
Published: Friday, January 29, 2016 10:30 pm MST
A video of a cow being dropped several feet from a tractor bucket into a dump truck Monday has prompted a letter to police from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, asking for a criminal investigation i...