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US can learn from Utah on gay marriage license issue, professor says

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 8:38am

A new Utah law requires county clerks to create policies to issue marriage licenses, but it doesn't dictate those guidelines.

Rep. Love to repay $1.1K in travel expenses

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 8:17am

Rep. Mia Love is paying back the cost of a weekend trip to Washington, D.C., last April after a national publication questioned more than $1,100 in travel expenses billed to taxpayers.

Why did I make an apple pie?

Kate Rose Lee, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 8:01am

I had a thought over and over to make an apple pie — a kind that I didn't even like to eat. It wasn't until I realized the pie was never intended for me that I understood why.

Sample shows 'normal' water at Lake Powell following mine spill

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 7:33am

Sampling at Lake Powell shows normal levels of contaminants that meet drinking water standards and sediment results that are within "recreational" range. Long-term monitoring will continue after the Aug. 5 breach of the Gold King Mine.

Woman accused of posing as attorney to be sentenced

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 7:11am

A Utah woman accused of posing as a lawyer and even negotiating a plea deal for a client is set to be sentenced on fraud charges Friday.

Anti-DUI campaign gets underway as UHP prepares for holiday weekend

Chris Larson  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 6:49am

Maverik is launching an anti-drunken driving campaign at its stores as UHP troopers prepare for the Labor Day weekend. Maverik's director of marketing shared his experience of losing his younger brother to a drunk driver last year.

Utah spoils Harbaugh's debut, beating Michigan 24-17

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 11:21pm

Jim Harbaugh was swarmed by cameramen from the moment he stepped of the bus at Rice-Eccles Stadium. College football's newest rock star had finally arrived to play a game after eight months of hype.

Road test shows deadly potential of debris

Jed Boal  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 10:31pm

UDOT clears 8,000 tons of road debris from Utah highways every year. The debris can be deadly, and the UHP is urging everyone to properly secure their loads or face stiff fines.

Does this belong to you? Police recover stolen property inside 2 storage units

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 10:28pm

Police say a brazen group of burglars has been breaking into U.S. Postal Service trucks and stealing mail while postal workers are outside delivering mail.

$1M in heroin hidden in secret compartments in car, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 10:27pm

More than $1 million worth of heroin and cocaine were seized Wednesday night from suspected drug traffickers in vehicles with sophisticated hiding areas, according to Unified police.

All 9 people inside SUV were unrestrained in fatal crash, police say

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 10:26pm

A 3-year-old girl was killed in a collision Thursday afternoon on Redwood Road, police said.

Riverton landslide comes within 10 feet of home

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 10:25pm

A landslide came within about 10 feet of a home Thursday afternoon, fire officials said.

FBI investigating fatal crash on Ute reservation

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 10:11pm

Federal agents have secured a search warrant for a sport-utility vehicle that was involved in an April crash on the Uintah-Ouray Indian Reservation that killed one man and injured five others.

Taylor Maid celebrates 40 years of beauty supply business

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 10:08pm

A Utah-born beauty and theatrical supply shop has serviced community members since 1975, and its owners are celebrating the 40th anniversary this month.

Utah drought eased by abundant summer rain

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 9:26pm

August rain totals well above average for three consecutive years have helped Utah weather the impacts of limited snowpack and other drought conditions. The rain prevented tapping into reservoir storage by farmers and other water users.

Group trying to save pioneer-era tithing granary

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 9:03pm

If a historical society in Cache County doesn't get its way, one of the town's only pioneer relics could disappear.

3 Utah leaders share their secrets to success at StartFEST

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 8:21pm

As StartFEST unfolds, Provo is buzzing with new ideas and tips from experienced professionals. This article features highlights from speeches by Gail Miller, Provo Mayor John Curtis and David Bradford.

PHOTOS: Ute fans show pride on game day

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 7:56pm

It's a day Ute football fans have anticipated since last year's Las Vegas Bowl — game day.

Man charged after holding girlfriend's father hostage for 5 hours

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 7:11pm

A man who police say held his girlfriend's father hostage for more than five hours earlier this week was charged Thursday in two separate cases.

Becker: Chief Burbank's resignation 'should have been handled better'

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 6:29pm

Mayor Ralph Becker said Thursday he regrets the way the forced resignation of former Salt Lake Police Chief Chris Burbank played out nearly three months ago.