Sheriff defends his 'harsh' plan to solve homelessness 'crisis'
Making an urban campsite in downtown Salt Lake City is not an invitation to allow drug addicts to continue their illegal activity in a different location, Salt Lake County Sheriff's Jim Winder said.
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Chad Day, Eileen Sullivan and Julie Pace, Associated Press | Posted Mar 30th - 7:42pm
Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn is in discussions with the House and Senate intelligence committees on receiving immunity from "unfair prosecution" in exchange for agreeing to be questioned as part of ongoing probes into possible contacts between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia, his attorney said Thursday.
Katie McKellar | Posted Mar 30th - 7:35pm
Despite Draper Mayor Troy Walker's announcement late Wednesday night to rescind his offer of two site options for a homeless resource center, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams said the sites are still on the table.
Pat Reavy | Posted Mar 30th - 7:31pm
A Utah man who faces a possible death sentence if convicted of killing a UTA worker in Wyoming and dumping his body in a remote area, was bound over to district court on Thursday.
Carter Williams | Posted Mar 30th - 7:02pm
Southern Utah University celebrates 120 years as one of Utah's higher education universities, but that wouldn't have happened if it weren't for a difficult trip into the mountains.
Liesl Nielsen | Posted Mar 30th - 6:37pm
The Teen Author Boot Camp is an annual conference hosted in Utah that encourages teens to improve and expand their creative writing abilities.
Erin Goff | Posted Mar 30th - 5:49pm
Colon cancer is the No. 2 cause of cancer death in the United States, closely following lung cancer. Doctors are seeing an increase in millennials diagnosed with colon cancer. Doctor's diagnosed Roger Hansen with colon cancer at 30.
McKenzie Romero | Posted Mar 30th - 5:27pm
In the middle of a three-day preliminary hearing, the fourth of seven alleged victims testified that former Utah State football star Torrey Green raped her in his student apartment, then told her a report of a rape would "ruin my career."
The Associated Press | Posted Mar 30th - 5:02pm
A Utah needle exchange program has been put on hold following concerns from law enforcement that it would encourage drug use.
Dennis Romboy | Posted Mar 30th - 4:45pm
A Salt Lake fire captain's discrimination lawsuit against the city, Mayor Jackie Biskupski, former Fire Chief Brian Dale and two other high-ranking fire officials has been moved from state court to federal court.
Carter Williams | Posted Mar 30th - 4:12pm
An Enoch man was killed after being ejected as his vehicle rolled on state Route 130 Thursday morning, police said.
Wendy Leonard | Posted Mar 30th - 4:10pm
A change in class schedules at Logan High School has pushed the entire small city district to later school start times next year.
Pat Reavy | Posted Mar 30th - 4:04pm
Officers having sex while on duty, trying to enter the wrong apartment while intoxicated and illegally using their police tools were among the cases heard Thursday by the Peace Officer Standards and Training Council.
Deb Riechmann and Eileen Sullivan, Associated Press | Posted Mar 30th - 3:37pm
Russian experts painted a sinister picture of Russian meddling in the 2016 election Thursday, telling the Senate intelligence committee about fake news, cyber trolls, smear campaigns and even slayings they say could have ties to the Kremlin.
Deseret First Credit Union | Posted Mar 30th - 3:00pm
With Deseret First Credit Union, there's a new way to redeem your credit card rewards.
Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press | Posted Mar 30th - 2:01pm
A top aide to President Donald Trump said she is leaving his administration to join a pro-Trump outside group, America First Policies.
Mary Dalrymple | Posted Mar 30th - 1:19pm
This Utah father-daughter duo's trip to the lake led to an expertly avoided disaster and a viral video. Watch Kevin Farr's expert "dad reflexes" as he catches his daughter mid-fall, while still maintaining his balance on a surfboard.
Brooke Romney, Deseret News | Posted Mar 30th - 1:00pm
Today, I lost a friend. She was a widowed mother of two, working full time to provide a life for her son and daughter. She was kind and energetic. She was happy and involved.
Cosette Jarrett, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 30th - 12:37pm
Despite the video gaming industry’s consistent growth and evolution, gender diversity remains a key issue in game design and creation. The University of Utah, however, is working to change that.
Robert Williamson, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Mar 30th - 12:09pm
When the large rivers are flowing high and murky, don't overlook small streams and creeks to satisfy your desire to go fly fishing. While the location of these streams may be secret, the rewards of fishing them are well known!
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