Stories tagged: utah
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 6, 2020
The U.S. government implemented final management plans Thursday for two national monuments in Utah that President Donald Trump downsized. The plans ensure lands previously off-limits to energy development will be …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 5, 2020
President Donald Trump won impeachment acquittal Wednesday in the U.S. Senate, bringing to a close only the third presidential trial in American history with votes that split the country, tested …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 1, 2020
Scholars at a Utah university are trying to unlock a mystery after discovering a nearly 70-year-old transcript of an interview with a notorious brothel owner that is written in a …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 26, 2020
Salt Lake City might be the world’s best location to try a stunt like this. Eleven ski resorts are a short drive away in the
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 22, 2020
The discredited practice of conversion therapy for LGBTQ children is now banned in Utah, making it the 19th state and one of the most conservative to prohibit it.
Sat., Jan. 18, 2020
Police in Utah say a boy opened fire inside a home, killing three children and a woman
Wed., Dec. 25, 2019
An Idaho man scheduled to have heart surgery on Thursday decided to get married in his Utah hospital room on Christmas Day.
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.