Politics
Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
Is Kim Jong Un insane? Rep. Stewart says no, but he's a real threat
Rep. Chris Stewart says Kim Jong Un is not insane, but he poses the most pressing threat to the United States as he pushes forward with plans to develop missiles capable of reaching the U.S.
Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
Legislature to consider bill to allow removal of mentally incapacitated elected officials
A bill that would allow the removal of mentally incapacitated elected officials and address troubling situations such as what happened with former Salt Lake County Recorder Gary Ott will have a new chance to become law next year.
Stuart Johnson, Deseret News
Lawmaker laments forest management in wake of Brian Head Fire
A Utah lawmaker railed Wednesday against environmental groups, lawsuits and other factors he says are at play in forest "mismanagement" across the West, asserting wildfires like the Brian Head Fire places people, the economy and land in jeopardy.