Salt Lake County
A roundup of some of the most notable elections happening in the five biggest Utah cities after Salt Lake City.
Kadee Duclos' brainstorm has produced a lunch — and then some — with Utah's top women leaders. Read more »
Salt Lake Comic Con's third annual event since 2013 delivered the convention's strongest star lineup to date and an increase in out-of-state attendance. Read more »
For Suzanne Wagstaff and other Gold Star families who gathered at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery on Sunday, there's no end to the grieving for loved ones who died while serving in the military. Read more »
There will be at least two and as many as three new faces on the Salt Lake City Council after the Nov. 3 election. Read more »
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Xtreme is in Salt Lake City and filled with action, death-defying routines and animals on parade — but it's difficult to hear in the... Read more »
Two teenage girls escaped serious injury after their vehicle rolled in Little Cottonwood Canyon Saturday. Read more »
Westminster College inaugurated Stephen R. Morgan Saturday as the 18th president in the college's 140-year history. Read more »
A man believed to have vandalized and stolen from over 40 vending machines throughout Utah and surrounding states has been arrested. Read more »
Unified police are asking for the public's help to identify a man who robbed a Midvale bank Friday. Read more »
While many Salt Lake Comic Con attendees will be spending Saturday dressed as crime-fighting superheroes, police officers will be focusing on keeping downtown streets safe during a busy weekend. Read more »
The innovative exhibition “Brian Bress: Make Your Own Friends” alters the traditional museum experience by placing experimental video art within the museum’s permanent collection. Read more »
Some highlights from Repertory Dance Theatre's 50-year history. Read more »
Through hundreds of performances over the course of five decades, RDT has molded itself into "the nation's oldest and most successful repertory dance company," according to its website. Read more »
Newly unsealed search warrants retrace the final days of Stevan Chambers and indicate he may have been held hostage by others before he was shot and killed. Investigators have questioned a man in... Read more »
In a scramble to collect costumed fans in the final minutes, Salt Lake Comic Con claimed the Guinness World Record for gathering the most people dressed as comic book characters in one place. Read more »
CLEARLINK teamed up with TreeUtah to plant 1,200 trees at Parley's Historic Nature Park at 2740 S. 2700 East, Salt Lake City. The seedlings will help to beautify the area and once mature, a single... Read more »
The U. on Friday opened its Sandy Center as a place to facilitate smaller class sizes for general education courses, as well as students taking noncredit courses. Read more »
In "Followed by Frost," the beautiful Smitha is cursed to be as cold as her heart when she scorns a young man and is forced to leave her community. She wanders until invited to go south in this... Read more »
Kearns man faces federal charges for accessing child pornography from what investigators described as the largest known child pornography service in the world. Read more »
A Spokane, Washington, man charged last week in state court with engaging in unlawful sexual activity with a minor now faces charges in federal court. Read more »
Two Utahns filed a class-action lawsuit Friday against Volkswagen on the heels of the emissions cheating scandal. Read more »
One of two people wanted in connection with a string of burglaries across the Salt Lake Valley who was hospitalized Thursday after allegedly crashing a stolen vehicle into a parked flat-bed truck,... Read more »
The University of Colorado says it has been informed that the Dalai Lama has canceled U.S. appearances next month following a checkup at Minnesota's Mayo Clinic. Read more »
Police believe the death of a woman whose body was found in a Magna park Wednesday was the result of homicide. Read more »
Unified police began a homicide investigation Monday after the body of a Magna man was found in the street. Read more »
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The 185th Semiannaul General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints concluded Sunday with messages from leaders encouraging Mormons to remain converted to Christ, work... Read more »
A family is in mourning after their loved one, Donald Leroy Brown, was struck and killed by a TRAX train after his wheelchair became stuck on the tracks. Witnesses say Brown was trying to get out... Read more »
A group of about 30 Ordain Women supporters gathered outside Temple Square on Saturday to show their continued desire for female members of the LDS Church to be ordained to the church's priesthood. Read more »
A West Valley City woman is accused of stabbing her mother seven times and then attacking a neighbor by hitting him with the lid of a pot. The woman, police say, had to be subdued after she went... Read more »
A woman who was stabbed by an intruder who broke into her house believes two people helped save her that night. Read more »
A roundup of some of the most notable elections happening in the five biggest Utah cities after Salt Lake City. Read more »
Parliament of the World's Religions, an event intended to bolster interfaith relationships worldwide, will bring some 10,000 devotees from 80 countries and 50 faith traditions to Salt Lake City... Read more »
Utahns employed in construction and manufacturing have higher rates of smoking and binge drinking than people in other industries, according to a state health department report. Read more »
Gun control laws aren't the answer to stop mass shootings and may make residents of states that restrict access to weapons more vulnerable, Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah said Friday. Read more »
A Blessing of the Animals was performed Sunday by Father Patrick Carley of the St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in West Jordan. Many churches celebrate the feast of St. Francis of Assisi every... Read more »
The Rocky Mountain Innocence Center believes a man convicted of murder in 2001 did not commit the crime. They want the state to test DNA evidence from the crime scene that was never tested during... Read more »
In one of Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker's TV ads scheduled to air Monday, the Salt Lake County mayor directly singles out Becker's rival, Jackie Biskupski. Read more »
Murray City Police on Saturday released the name of the man shot and injured by a Sandy police officer on Friday. He is identified as Ivan Kaumans, 56. Read more »
A Sandy police officer shot and injured a man Friday after responding to a call reporting that the man had beaten his wife and son and they were hiding from him, police said. Read more »
A Saturday night fight in Magna led to the hospitalization of a 26-year-old man listed in fair condition Sunday. The Unified Police Department said Kristopher S. Davis, 34, was arrested on... Read more »
The 3rd Annual Utah Firefighter Chili Cookoff featured spicy concoctions from fire departments from around the state. Read more »
Heavy rains on Friday flooded basements, damaged roads and lifted manhole covers in Salt Lake City and Lehi. Read more »
Leaders of Utah's higher education system hope the Legislature will allocate new funding next year to provide better pay for professors, improve student-centered programs and build seven new campus... Read more »
Bob Sykes is seeking $25,000 from Holiday Oil on behalf of his client, saying Danielle Wilkinson endured a traumatizing investigation after a Holiday Oil clerk falsely believed she was stealing and... Read more »
The man in a wheelchair who was killed after being struck by a Utah Transit Authority TRAX train was identified Saturday as Donald Leroy Brown, 61. Read more »
Beginning its 2015-16 season on an intense note, Utah Opera is preparing to perform "Tosca" Oct. 10-18 at the Capitol Theatre. The story is one of love, lust, sacrifice and betrayal. Read more »
After a year-long renovation, the Church History Museum opened Tuesday with its official ribbon-cutting. Read more »
Felony charges were filed Thursday against two businesses and their owners accused of dumping concrete mix and other materials along the bank of the Jordan River in Bluffdale. Read more »
"Young Frankenstein" will be staged at the Grand Theatre in Salt Lake City from Oct. 8-30. "Our amazing crew has been working around the clock to get everything ready," said interim artistic... Read more »
A man in a wheelchair was killed Friday when he was hit by a Utah Transit Authority TRAX train in Murray, officials said. Read more »
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- President Thomas S. Monson: 'Be an Example...
- 185th Semiannual General Conference talk...
- College football: Utes climb to No. 5 in...
- Unique LDS temple, high-rise apartment...
- In Saturday's General Conference sessions,...
- President Russell M. Nelson: 'A Plea to My...
- Utes ready to show off new field Saturday...
- Gun control laws won't stop mass... 26
- Is convicted killer innocent? Group... 24
- Health care providers speak out against... 9
- Lawmakers discuss questionable politics... 8
- U. promotes freedom to read during... 7
- Woman sues Holiday Oil for falsely... 6
- Small group of Ordain Women supporters... 6
- Leaders close conference by urging... 5