Quantcast

Utah

Prosecutors file new charge against ex-Utah Attorney General John Swallow

State prosecutors leveled a new money laundering charge against former Utah Attorney General John Swallow on Wednesday, a little more than two weeks before a judge will decide whether he will stand... Read more »

May 20, 2015

20 comments

Jordan Education Foundation recognizes teachers

The Jordan Education Foundation has recognized educators and special educators in the Jordan School District with annual awards. Read more »

May 20, 2015

0 comments

Hit man sentenced to life without parole in Provo man's death

A man who was hired to beat Provo a man and ultimately left him dead has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Read more »

May 20, 2015

0 comments

Telestroke brings experts to you Jetson-style

Crumpled on the floor of his Tooele bathroom, Larry screamed for help. At least, he thought he was screaming. In truth, no words came out. The 58-year-old was having a stroke, and the clock was his... Read more »

May 20, 2015

0 comments

By University of Utah Health Care | BrandView

?

Congressional delegation not impressing Utahns, poll shows

Not that their favorability ratings are completely in the tank, but Utah's all-Republican delegation in the U.S. House of Representatives isn't faring all that well among constituents, according to... Read more »

May 20, 2015

32 comments

New dean named over SLCC arts program

Salt Lake Community College has named Richard Scott the new dean of the SLCC School of Arts, Communication and Media. Read more »

May 20, 2015

0 comments

Tax commissioner will not seek reappointment

Tax Commissioner D'Arcy Dixon Pignanelli has informed Gov. Gary R. Herbert she will not seek reappointment to the Utah State Tax Commission. The state is seeking appointees to succeed her. Read more »

May 20, 2015

0 comments

Hurricane man charged with homicide in auto-pedestrian incident

A man who allegedly drove off while another man was on the hood of his car, causing the man to fall off and subsequently die from his injuries, was charged Wednesday with automobile homicide. Read more »

May 20, 2015

0 comments

Social worker charged with raping client surrenders license

A clinical social worker who called his boss two days after allegedly raping a 16-year-old female client to confess, has now voluntarily surrendered his professional license. Read more »

May 20, 2015

0 comments

Grant enhancing K-12, higher ed partnership leads to better student outcomes, educators say

Utah educators hope a modest but well-placed boost in funding will strengthen the relationship between public schools and higher education, helping more students enroll and succeed in college. Read more »

May 20, 2015

1 comment

Smith's hopes to pass savings from solar panels onto customers

The Smith's Distribution Center in Layton revealed its 4,066 solar panel roof Tuesday. Read more »

May 19, 2015

7 comments

1 killed in car crash with garbage truck in Utah County

One person was killed Tuesday after colliding with a garbage truck, police said. Read more »

May 19, 2015

0 comments

Forum pushes for legalization of medical marijuana

A panel of policy- and decision-makers gathered at Weber State University on Tuesday to make their case for legalized medical marijuana in Utah. Read more »

May 19, 2015

0 comments

West Valley mom charged with murder in infant son's death last year

A West Valley City mother has been charged with murder in the death of her infant son last year. Read more »

May 19, 2015

3 comments

North Salt Lake approaching a funding agreement for partial landslide repairs

A funding agreement is developing between North Salt Lake and two utility companies to pay for repairs on a landslide, though approval of the plan was tabled at a City Council meeting Tuesday. Read more »

May 19, 2015

2 comments

Possible family of Utahraptors finds new home at Museum of Ancient Life

A 9-ton slab of sandstone that may contain up to 12 Utahraptors — and provide evidence that raptors hunted in family units — was installed into the paleontology lab of the Museum of... Read more »

May 19, 2015

2 comments

Utahns conserving water by harvesting rain

After such a dry winter, the state needed a wet spring. In spite of Utah's seemingly endless flow of storms, the rainfall does not make up for record-low snowpack and dry soils. Read more »

May 19, 2015

4 comments

S.L. City Council, mayor seek residents' help in opposing prison location

As the Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission nears its summer deadline to choose a location for a new state prison, Salt Lake City leaders are locking elbows in firm opposition of the... Read more »

May 19, 2015

28 comments

Commission seeking a national child abuse solution looks to Utah for answers

A federal commission efforting a national strategy to combat child abuse deaths is looking to Utah for ideas. Read more »

May 19, 2015

0 comments

2-day energy summit shines spotlight on Utah

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert's Energy Summit convenes Wednesday and continues through Thursday at the Salt Palace Convention Center. More than 1,200 people are expected to attend the summit, including... Read more »

May 19, 2015

0 comments

Utah, other Western states decry threatened sage grouse listing

Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, convened a congressional oversight hearing Tuesday to hear from several states why they can do a better job than the federal government on management of the greater sage... Read more »

May 19, 2015

0 comments

Utah County Health Department holding skin cancer screening

The Utah County Health Department will hold a free skin cancer screening clinic. Read more »

May 19, 2015

0 comments

Orem police warn of skimming scandals

A recent skimming incident in Orem has police reminding residents to always be mindful when using an ATM or other bank card readers. Read more »

May 19, 2015

1 comment

Fish for free on June 6

June 6 is Free Fishing Day in Utah. Anglers don't need a fishing license to fish in the state that day. Read more »

May 19, 2015

0 comments

Fishlake National Forest names new supervisor

Mel Bolling has been named the new forest supervisor for Fishlake National Forest, according to the Intermountain Region of the U.S. Forest Service. Read more »

May 19, 2015

0 comments

Older stories can be found in the story archives