Pamela Atkinson

Volunteers of America purchase home to house homeless young men

Homeless young men soon will have a new place to stay in Salt Lake County. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2011


Utah children at risk for homelessness due to home foreclosure rate and 'moderate' planning efforts, national report says

Utah's high rate of home foreclosures is placing children at a greater risk of homelessness, a new national report has found. Read more »

Dec. 13, 2011


Guv. helps serve Thanksgiving dinner at the S.L. Rescue Mission

At top, homeless advocate Pamela Atkinson gets a hug as she delivers a meal, as she, along with Governor Gary R. Herbert and First Lady Jeanette Herbert serve... Read more »

Nov. 23, 2011


Occupy SLC protesters ordered out of park following death

Hours after a man was found dead inside a tent at Pioneer Park, Salt Lake Police Chief Chris Burbank announced Friday he could no longer allow camping in the park or... Read more »

Nov. 11, 2011


'News' that outstrips the importance of all other news

I am in the news business. In a time when we argue every day about what is and what is not news, there is one sentence, one bit of news, that stops us all and blesses... Read more »

Nov. 14, 2011


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