Utah Inland Port board subcommittees have been meeting behind closed doors
Amid ongoing calls for transparency and frustration from concerned residents, members of the Utah Inland Port Authority board have been meeting behind closed doors in preparation for the full board's second meeting, expected for later this month.
SportsScores, stats, videos and pictures: High school football roundup for Friday, Aug. 17
Opinion12 political cartoons about Trump's attack on the press and this week's other top stories
A string of stories surrounding the White House provided plenty of content for political cartoonists this week.
UtahUtah firefighters return home after battling California blaze, losing brother
As the community prepares to lay a fallen hero to rest, Utah firefighters who battled the Mendocino Complex Fire in California alongside Battalion Chief Matt Burchett are returning home.
Ranchers, wildfire and the quest to keep cows and sheep from burning
Ranchers and farmers are racing against flames, rough terrain and the quirks of nature as they ride the charred mountains in the [Coal Hollow Fire](https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900027624/utahs-coal-hollow-fire-prompts-evacuations-in-3-counties.html) trying to save their livestock from burning. It's a community effort with neighbor helping neighbor.
Name changes underway at Latter-day Saint websites, social media accounts
Some Latter-day Saint influencers immediately changed the names of their Facebook pages and Twitter accounts after President Russell M. Nelson asked that people no longer use the terms Mormon, LDS or LDS Church to refer to The Church of Jesus Christ.