Nicole Boliaux, Deseret News
Is Utah still a model for solving chronic homelessness?
Today's chaotic discussion leaves many wondering how the conversation on homelessness in Utah changed so dramatically so fast. Is Utah, in fact, a model for addressing homelessness — or is it in chaos?
Spenser Heaps, Deseret News
Dying homeless in Salt Lake City
The world identified him as homeless. To his friends, he was Justin: "Whenever he got depressed, whenever he got lonely, he turned to his bottle. And Justin was always depressed and he was always lonely."
John Tully, For the Deseret News
Here's what the addict in your life needs from you
The consequences of substance abuse can be so horrific that it's difficult to feel compassion for the addict, particularly when children are involved. But addicts need empathy, recovery experts say.