Stories tagged: Utah
TUESDAY, JAN. 24, 2017, 1:34 P.M.
Utah man arrested for placing camera in Idaho bathroom
A Utah man has been accused of placing a small camera in the bathroom of a Rexburg apartment where six women live.
FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 5 P.M.
Leonardo DiCaprio foundation backing Utah national monument
Actor’s group is one of several donating to create the $1.5 million Bears Ears Community Engagement Fund, which officials said Friday will support tribal and local efforts to protect natural …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 1:11 P.M.
Utah avalanche closes US Highway 89 near Idaho line
An avalanche in the mountains of northern Utah has closed U.S. Highway 89 in Logan Canyon near Beaver Mountain about 3 miles south of the Idaho line.
TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 3:37 P.M.
Utah could adopt strictest DUI limit in U.S.
A state lawmaker wants to make Utah’s DUI threshold the strictest in the nation by lowering the blood-alcohol content limit to 0.05 percent.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 2:25 P.M.
House Democrats demand Chaffetz probe Trump’s finances
Democrats on Monday made their strongest call to date for a congressional investigation into President-elect Donald Trump’s business entanglements and possible conflicts of interest, asking the GOP’s top House investigator …
TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2016, 10:49 A.M.
Five Utah students stabbed at high school; teen in custody
As a group of boys at a Utah high school changed Tuesday morning into gym clothes for physical education class, a straight-A student pulled out a knife in the locker …
FRIDAY, OCT. 28, 2016, 11:25 P.M.
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FRIDAY, OCT. 7, 2016, 1:32 P.M.
Utah teen deaths probed amid national synthetic drug wave
Police are investigated the deaths of two 13-year-old boys in the Utah ski-resort town of Park City that may be connected to a new synthetic drug found at entertainer Prince’s …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 2016, 7:29 P.M.
Attorneys general cast doubt on Utah land push
A new legal analysis from a group of Western attorneys general casts doubt on many of the arguments Utah has put forward in its push to gain control of millions …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 23, 2016, 3:52 P.M.
Two tornados touch down hundreds of miles apart in Utah
Two tornados touched down hundreds of miles apart in Utah, damaging about two dozen buildings and knocking out power to thousands of people.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016, 5:13 P.M.
Facebook chooses New Mexico for new data center over Utah
Facebook has chosen a village on the edge of New Mexico’s largest metropolitan area as the location for its new data center, an announcement that spread quickly Wednesday as elected …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2016, 10:29 A.M.
Oregon location eliminated in search for geothermal lab site
A site near Oregon’s Newberry Volcano is no longer in the running for a federal enhanced geothermal research laboratory.
MONDAY, AUG. 29, 2016, 1:09 P.M.
$50K reward for capture of fugitive polygamist Lyle Jeffs
Federal authorities are offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of fugitive polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 12:58 P.M.
Crews battling 35 large, uncontained wildfires in the West
Thirty-five large, uncontained wildfires are burning in the West, and firefighters are making initial attacks on another 112 new fires trying to prevent them from getting big.
TUESDAY, AUG. 23, 2016, 8:03 P.M.
Newsmakers: Utah partially reinstates Cory Butler-Byrd
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2016, 8:08 P.M.
U.S. announces plans to protect rare Colorado, Utah birds
Federal land managers announced long-awaited plans to protect the rare Gunnison sage grouse, a bird found only in Colorado and Utah.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 6:52 P.M.
Newsmakers: Utah receiver charged with damaging police car, building
Suspended Utah receiver
MONDAY, JULY 18, 2016, 10:48 A.M.
Caregiver gets Zika from man who died
A Utah man who became the first person in the continental U.S. to die after being infected with the Zika virus passed it to a caregiver, creating a medical mystery …
FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2016, 6:02 P.M.
Foster parents lose appeals fight for American Indian girl
A California appeals court affirmed on Friday a lower court’s decision to remove a 6-year-old girl with Native American ancestry from her foster family of four years and reunite her …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 2016, 2:03 P.M.
Utah militia leader pleads not guilty in cabin bomb case
A Utah militia group leader with ties to Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges alleging he tried to blow up a federally owned cabin.
SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2016
Jerry Bullock: Don’t sell wildlife to highest bidder
What the politicians want is expansion of big game auction tags, as well as ramping up the number of tags sold by landowners, as is done in Utah. This wildlife …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2016, 9:38 P.M.
Leopard escapes at Utah zoo; visitors take shelter until it’s tranquilized
Hundreds of Salt Lake City zoo visitors took shelter inside buildings Tuesday morning after a rare leopard escaped and fell asleep on a beam just above where visitors would have …
MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2016, 10:56 A.M.
Idaho woman fined for trying to rescue wild horse
The Bureau of Land Management has fined an Idaho woman who attempted to rescue an emaciated wild horse.
MONDAY, MAY 30, 2016, 9:50 A.M.
Facebook requirement at Salt Lake City apartment contract draws no likes
Tenants at a Salt Lake City apartment complex are not giving “likes” to a Facebook-centric condition to their lease.
TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2016, 12:20 P.M.
Utah fetal pain law takes effect, but doctors unsure how to comply
Utah’s first-in-the-nation requirement that fetuses receive anesthesia or painkillers before some abortions takes effect Tuesday, but doctors say it’s unnecessary and impossible to comply with.
THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2016, 12:58 P.M.
Ex-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died
Former U.S. Sen. Bob Bennett of Utah, who was known during his 18 years representing the conservative state as someone who could work across the aisle, has died at age …
THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2016, 3:43 P.M.
Large graffiti carved at Arches National Park in Utah
Rangers at Utah’s Arches National Park were investigating large graffiti Thursday that was carved so deeply into a famous red rock arch that it might be impossible to erase, officials …
SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016, 10:32 P.M.
No. 8 Oregon routs No. 12 Utah in Pac-12 title game
The Pac-12 championship got its marquee matchup, pitting the top two teams from the regular season against each other in the electric atmosphere of MGM Grand Garden Arena.
FRIDAY, FEB. 5, 2016, 5:26 A.M.
Pornography a public health crisis, Utah lawmaker claims
A state senator in Utah wants to declare pornography a public health crisis, echoing an argument being made around the U.S. by conservative religious groups as porn becomes more accessible …
SATURDAY, JAN. 16, 2016, 7 P.M.
How to do Sundance and leave a little cash for popcorn
Every January, the streets of the mountain town of Park City, Utah, light up as the Robert Redford-founded Sundance Film Festival pulls in big names to introduce future Oscar winners …