Stories tagged: utah
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 22, 2019
A Utah elementary school teacher charged with felony kidnapping after leaving school property with a 6-year-old student said she was trying to help the upset girl get home.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 14, 2019
Former U.S. ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman Jr. announced Thursday that he will try to reclaim his old job as Utah governor.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 4, 2019
The Salt Lake Tribune said Monday it has received approval from the IRS to convert into a nonprofit as the newspaper switches to a nontraditional model that it hopes will …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Utah will become the next-to-last in the country to say goodbye to lower-alcohol 3.2% beer on Friday.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019
A federal judge has rejected the Trump administration’s bid to dismiss lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of a 2017 decision to downsize two sprawling national monuments in Utah.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
A bus carrying Chinese-speaking tourists crashed on the way to a national park in Utah, killing four people and critically injuring as many as 15 others when it rolled into …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
A new U.S. government management plan unveiled Friday clears the way for coal mining and oil and gas drilling on land that used to be off limits as part of …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019
U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman Jr. is resigning after a two-year stint during what he called a historically difficult time in relations between the two countries.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019
The U.S. government has decided to allow off-road vehicles access to some archaeologically sensitive land at a Utah national monument that houses sacred tribal sites under a plan announced Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., June 28, 2019
A Utah college student last seen in a Salt Lake City park 11 days ago was abducted and killed and her remains burned in the yard of a man now …
Sat., June 15, 2019
About 100 protesters gathered outside a police agency in northern Utah to demand an officer who pulled his gun on a 10-year-old child last week be fired.
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019
Police say a body believed to be a missing 5-year-old Utah girl was found less than a block from her home
UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019
Thousands of people gathered Friday at the remote spot in the Utah desert where the final spikes of the Transcontinental Railroad were hammered 150 years ago, uniting a nation long …
Wed., March 27, 2019
Michelle Richan was stranded for a week in snow and mud in rural Utah – but she was prepared, police said.
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019
A Utah family has become the victim of extreme stalking involving unwanted service providers repeatedly being sent to their home, according to the homeowner and police.
Sat., March 9, 2019
A big trap and lots of bait left almost 30 bighorn sheep on Chelan Butte with either a new home, or a fancy new tracking collar. On Feb. 21, Washington …
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019
Gonzaga’s Donny Daniels is one of 12 slated for induction to the A STEP UP Assistant Coaches Hall of Fame inaugural 2019 class.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019
Before the 2018 midterm elections, cannabis advocates met at the Boise Public Library to discuss their desire to see legislative changes regarding both medical and recreational cannabis in Idaho.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019
Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud, who recently
Tue., Jan. 1, 2019
Utah Sen.-elect Mitt Romney says President Donald Trump’s “conduct over the past two years … is evidence that the president has not risen to the mantle of the office.”
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
New Year’s Eve revelers in Utah could find themselves with more than a hangover as 2019 dawns. If they drink and drive, they could end up on the wrong side …
Wed., Dec. 26, 2018
An Idaho inmate accused of sexually assaulting a woman after he was sent to work at a wildfire base camp in Utah has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor sexual battery.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018
An unidentified government worker in Utah caused temporary email hysteria on Friday when he accidentally hit “reply all” to an email sent out to about 25,000 government employees, KUTV reported.
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018
The Interior Department’s Office of Inspector General has cleared Secretary Ryan Zinke in a probe of whether he redrew boundaries of a national monument in Utah to aid the financial …
Mon., Nov. 5, 2018
A Utah mayor who was also a Utah Army National Guard major training commandos in Afghanistan was fatally shot by one of his Afghan trainees, officials said Sunday.
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018
A Utah lawmaker drove to Las Vegas and tried marijuana for the first time ahead of an upcoming vote on a proposition that would legalize its use in his state …
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018
A Navy veteran in Utah was charged Friday with threatening to use a biological toxin as a weapon by sending letters to President Donald Trump and other leaders containing ground …
Thu., Oct. 4, 2018
A Utah Navy veteran confessed to sending four envelopes containing the substance from which ricin is derived to President Donald Trump and members of his administration, authorities said in court …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
Washington State backup safety Deion Singleton was about to have career day. But it came as a result of a rather bizarre play: a fumble review that resulted in the …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018
Once an accomplished organ player in Salt Lake City, Wanda Barzee became a disturbing figure for members of her own family after she helped in the 2002 kidnapping of then-teenager …