Salt Lake County
A man accused of opening the door of a car and attacking a Chicago man was ordered to stand trial for murder.
Open Legal Services, a Salt Lake nonprofit law firm, attempts to serve the "doughnut hole" of people who don't quality for pro bono legal services but can't afford to hire traditional law firms. Read more »
A downtown Salt Lake landmark more than a century old is getting a makeover that will help continue its legacy for the next hundred years. Renovation is underway on a 119-year, five-story building... Read more »
State Democratic Party Chairman Peter Corroon wants Democrats to be able to compete to replace Sen. John Valentine, R-Orem, who was recently named to head the Utah State Tax Commission. Read more »
Ten days after a landslide destroyed a home and damaged a business, sensors have detected no new movement. The Utah Geological Survey this week released pictures and documents collected on the slide. Read more »
A new round of funding bolstered by money from the Utah Legislature is helping businesses, schools and individuals do what they can to curtail emissions and help clear the Wasatch Front of harmful... Read more »
A FrontRunner train collided with a utility truck Friday afternoon in North Salt Lake. Read more »
A man who police say tried to kidnap a girl at the Utah Olympic Oval was charged Friday. Read more »
A man arrested earlier this week for allegedly trying to rob the same smoke shop two days in a row told investigators he "just had to get some money," according to court documents. Read more »
Sandy will conduct its fall bulk waste collection Sept. 8-Nov. 11. Read more »
Granite School District will seek nominations throughout the school year for the district Educator of the Week award. Read more »
Joel Coleman, the superintendent for the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind, was named Friday as the interim state superintendent of public instruction. Read more »
Draper city officials have announced that construction has started to add a new public safety wing to City Hall. The 21,500-square-foot addition will house all police functions and staff. Read more »
Police released the name of a motorcyclist who was killed after smashing into an SUV in South Salt Lake on Thursday. Read more »
Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for July grew by an estimated 3.6 percent, adding 45,900 jobs to the economy compared with July 2013. Read more »
One man was arrested following a shooting in South Salt Lake on Thursday night that left another man in critical condition. Read more »
The attorney for a woman who suffered chemical burns at a restaurant while drinking what she thought was iced tea said Friday the woman's injuries are worse than originally thought. Read more »
Police have detained several people after a shooting outside a South Salt Lake home left one man in critical condition. Read more »
Many peer-to peer ridesharing company drivers are operating illegally in Salt Lake City and accruing hefty fines. The City Council met Tuesday to discuss ordinance changes that will keep the... Read more »
A contrast to gunshots and Molotov cocktails in Ferguson, Missouri, a group at Salt Lake Community College sat silently Thursday, red bands tied around their arms. Read more »
Stan Lee is returning to Salt Lake Comic Con. Read more »
Nearly 70 years ago, Air Force 1st Lt. Boyd Madsen flew dozens of dangerous missions over Japan. He died in May 2003 at the age of 81 and never received the Distinguished Flying Cross medal he... Read more »
A federal judge Thursday dismissed a long-running $100 million fraud case against Alpine businessman Claud R. "Rick" Koerber. Read more »
Under the direction of Mayor Ben McAdams, Salt Lake County set aside $800,000 for 19 new bicycle transportation projects that will add 87 miles of bike paths along the Wasatch Front. Read more »
A man with an extensive criminal history who has warrants out for his arrest led police on a high-speed chase and was still at large early Thursday. Read more »
A 67-year-old woman who accidentally put a highly toxic industrial cleaning chemical in her mouth while believing she was drinking tea at a South Jordan restaurant was in critical condition Thursday. Read more »
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The police officer who shot and killed Dillon Taylor captured the incident on his body camera, Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank said Tuesday. But he said it would not be appropriate to... Read more »
The family of a man who fell to his death in Little Cottonwood Canyon says he was an experienced hiker whose love for the outdoors only grew after he moved to Utah. Read more »
North Salt Lake officials said the city will not claim responsibility for a landslide that destroyed one home and damaged a tennis club more than two weeks ago. Read more »
Several residents in West Jordan and Murray are looking to city officials for answers after their homes flooded during an overnight storm, Wednesday. Officials in both cities say they are doing all... Read more »
People don't have to go to a theater anymore. They can stream movies right into their homes. A Utah Country company has found an opportunity to help viewers who want to make sure the scenes they... Read more »
The state backed its request for more time to appeal a lower court ruling in the same-sex marriage recognition case Wednesday with a new brief in the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. Read more »
Demand for apartments in Salt Lake County is at a decadelong high, according to a new report. The overall valleywide vacancy rate for residential rental housing registered at 3 percent — the... Read more »
Canyons School District welcomed its students back to school in style on Wednesday. Read more »
A recent poll shows most Utahns would likely favor a statewide law banning discrimination in housing or employment on the basis of sexual preference. Read more »
FBI Director James Comey wouldn't say much Tuesday about the civil rights investigation his agency and the Department of Justice are conducting in Ferguson, Missouri. Read more »
People gathered Monday to demand answers and transparency from police regarding the shooting of Dillon Taylor, who was killed last week in a confrontation with police. Read more »
A recent poll shows the majority of Utahns support the state's decision to appeal the ruling that struck down Amendment 3, but an even greater number believe the Supreme Court will rule a ban on... Read more »
In a labor of love, about 130 University of Utah students spent Wednesday painting and cleaning The Road Home's winter overflow shelter. The shelter is an emergency home for homeless families... Read more »
Vernal police are trying to determine what caused a man to drive onto the plaza in front of the Uintah County Library and crash into a flagpole Tuesday. Read more »
Salt Lake County recorder candidate Mary Bishop called for an audit of the county recorder's records for what appeared to be $1.75 million in missing revenue. County officials say it is a... Read more »
The American Fork Police Department is posting on Facebook and Twitter where its officers will be running enforcement. They say if it gets people to slow down, then it's a success. Read more »
Attorneys for three couples in Utah's same-sex marriage recognition case oppose the state's request for more time to file its appeal in the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. Read more »
Prosecutors said there were "no winners" after a Tooele woman whose 2-year-old son died after drinking methadone was sentenced to prison. Jill Goff, 33, was ordered to serve one to 15 years in... Read more »
A 79-year-old driver who hit and killed a 3rd District Court judge after allegedly becoming distracted by looking at fall colors and driving into oncoming traffic, quietly settled his case a few... Read more »
In a world where kids know how to use an iPad better than many adults, the traditional textbook has maintained popularity throughout the Utah college scene. Read more »
A group of about 20 people stayed at The Leonardo after closing Tuesday for the museum's sketch night, which offers a demonstration by a master artist and time to sketch the exhibit. Read more »
Police are looking for two men in connection with an armed robbery at a 7-Eleven on Tuesday night in West Valley City. Read more »
A Comcast-funded program that helps low-income families receive inexpensive computers and cheap Internet service has also upgraded the Glendale Community Learning Center. Read more »
A man wanted for allegedly groping a teen girl inside a Sandy Target store has surrendered to authorities. Read more »
Educators on Monday reviewed preliminary data from the state's SAGE computer adaptive testing system. Read more »
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