Could Utah become a blue state? Why expert Nate Silver says it already is
Nate Silver, the editor-in-chief of the data driven FiveThirtyEight, opened his speech at Thursday’s Domopalooza by saying he found Utah fascinating. Here's why.
Driver experiencing diabetic emergency leads police on erratic pursuit
A man experiencing a diabetic emergency led police on a pursuit weaving across all lanes of I-15 Friday, briefly closing the freeway.
Utah jobless rate remains at 3.1 percent
February’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held steady from January at 3.1 percent. The national unemployment rate decreased one-tenth of a percentage point from January to 4.7 percent.
Dixie State University hires 2 new administrators
Dixie State University has hired Darlene Dilley as assistant vice president of enrollment management and Catherine Odera as director of international student services.
U. to offer fully online degree programs
The University of Utah will offer fully online undergraduate degrees beginning in fall 2017. A new package of courses, called Block U, will be available online and will fulfill all general education requirements.
Utah Division of Arts & Museums gets new director
Victoria Panella Bourns has been named director of the Utah Division of Arts & Museums.
FLDS man in food stamp fraud case sentenced to $25 fee, training
Another suspect has accepted a plea deal in a food stamp fraud case brought against 11 polygamists on the Utah-Arizona border last year that marked a major government effort to try to crack down on the sect.
Want to retire in Utah? Here's where you go
Utahns may want to move to Park City or Price when they retire to receive the best benefits, according to a recent report from SmartAsset.
Lifey aims to provide free life histories to everyone
Lifey, a local charitable organization, has begun providing video life histories to anyone and everyone free of charge.
A family story: UVU President Matt Holland staying true to his roots
If it seems an odd fit that Ivy-League educated Matt Holland is leading UVU — the former vocational school — there is symmetry to it. He is only two generations removed from swinging a pick for his living and perhaps mining coal.