Politics
Kristin Murphy, Deseret News
Operation Rio Grande's budget still being fleshed out, speaker says
A week after Operation Rio Grande's launch, state leaders still haven't reported the cost of the multijurisdictional, three-phase effort to root out crime, drugs and chaos in Salt Lake City's most troubled neighborhood.
Kristin Murphy, Deseret News
President signs Senator Hatch's rapid DNA bill
Police might soon use new technology to speed up the process to identify perpetrators or exonerate people accused of crimes under a new federal law.
Nicole Boliaux, Deseret News
Task force considering new revenue models for transportation infrastructure
Utah lawmakers are trying to account for potential public-private partnerships and energy-efficient vehicles as they plan for future transportation infrastructure and maintenance needs.