Utah County Jail
South Jordan man trying to defend mother went too far, police say
The case of an South Jordan man accused of killing his stepfather may have started as an effort to protect the man's mother, but went too far, according to police.
Kristin Murphy, Deseret News
3rd District candidate Bennett qualifies for congressional debate
The new United Utah Party's candidate for the 3rd Congressional District, Jim Bennett, will be allowed to participate in next month's televised Utah Debate Commission debate after all.
Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
GOP lawmaker drafting bill to eliminate state sales tax on food
A Republican state lawmaker said Wednesday he's drafting a bill to eliminate the state sales tax on food entirely while raising the overall rate by less than a quarter of a percent.