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2 sites in Draper announced as possible homeless resource center locations

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 5:42pm

Two sites in Draper announced as possible homeless resource center locations.


Governor signs off on big changes to Utah liquor laws

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 5:23pm

State alcohol regulators are gearing up for some of the most sweeping changes to Utah liquor laws in several years. Governor Gary Herbert signed HB442 Tuesday, a compromise bill that gives business the option to remove the so-called Zion curtain.


Herbert: Trump's rollback of Clean Power Plan a step in the right direction

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 5:14pm

President Donald Trump signed the Energy Independence Executive Order Tuesday, rolling back the hotly contested Clean Power Plan and the moratorium on new coal leasing. Utah had sued over the power plan putting limits on greenhouse gas emissions.

Cache Valley officials pass sewer rate increases for 7 valley cities

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 4:48pm

Residents of a northern Utah valley can expect 10 percent increases to their sewer utility rates for the next five years.

Trump declares major disaster for Nevada flood victims

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 4:10pm

President Donald Trump has declared a major disaster across much of northern Nevada trying to recover from a severe winter full of floods and mudslides.

2 California men booked in separate Salt Lake rape cases

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 3:48pm

Two California men who were charged with rape after the testing of rape kits were located over the weekend and booked into the Salt Lake County Jail.

User submitted: Spring blossoms, cloudy skies, bright sunsets

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 3:30pm

This gallery includes photos of spring scenes from around the state, including shots of Utah's wildlife, sunrises and sunsets, blossoms, cloudy skies and snowy mountains.

Sneaky sneaker thieves pilfer from Provo porch

Andrew Adams  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 3:07pm

A Provo man was hoping to identify a group of people caught on surveillance video taking shoes from his front porch.

Civilian employee killed in crash at Hill Air Force Base

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 2:57pm

A civilian employee is dead after a motorcycle crash on Hill Air Force Base Tuesday morning, police said.

Utah Lake State Park marina dredging project being postponed

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:38am

A $1.3 million dredging project that was to have begun in April at the marina at Utah Lake State Park is being delayed, probably until after Labor Day.

10th FLDS Church member admits misusing food stamps; 1 remains on the run

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 6:59am

All the defendants in the Fundamentalist LDS Church food stamp fraud case have now reached plea deals except one who remains on the run.

Days to deadline, county faces pressure to halt homeless site recommendation

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 6:40am

As Thursday's deadline draws nearer, the Salt Lake County mayor is facing increasing pressure to delay his homeless shelter site recommendation — but House Speaker Greg Hughes said Monday missing that deadline would put the brakes on state funding.

Utah woman in Florida for cruise loses foot after being hit by truck

Ben Lockhart and Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:39pm

A Utah woman in Florida preparing to leave on a cruise had her foot severed when she and other members of her family were hit by an alleged drunk driver.

Road to Understanding: Students at Provo High fear farm way of life may disappear

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:30pm

Provo was once known for its extensive fruit orchards and trees. Now the city is home to successful startups and one of the nation's fastest growing employment rates. But students at Provo High are afraid the farm way of life may disappear completely

West Jordan man killed in I-15 crash that closed northbound freeway for hours

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:05pm

A West Jordan man is dead after a five-vehicle crash that shut down I-15 northbound for several hours while crews cleaned up the crash, authorities said.

Salt Lake man pleads guilty to murder in violent home invasion

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:00pm

A Salt Lake man pleaded guilty Monday to killing a man in a violent home invasion and robbery.

Road to Understanding: Lehi's growth causing traffic congestion, park shortage

Devon Dewey  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:35pm

The city of Lehi is exploding in growth right now. For the past several years, more than 300 people have rolled into town and made it their new home. That leads to about 3,600 new residents every year, about a 4.5 percent growth rate for the city.

Herbert, Stewart meet with Trump for repeal of controversial planning rule

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:04pm

The controversial rule on a new land planning approach by the Bureau of Land Management was axed Monday by President Donald J. Trump in signing ceremony. The rule was fought by Utah and other Western states that said it stripped them of their power.

ACLU fights against warrantless searches of drug database

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:33pm

The American Civil Liberties Union and Utah state officials say a judge's recommendation to allow the Drug Enforcement Administration to do warrantless searches of a prescription drug database violates people's privacy rights.

South Salt Lake breaks ground on new $45M downtown development

Jasen Lee  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:02pm

South Salt Lake leaders break ground on what will be the city’s new downtown near 2200 S. Main. The first phase of the planned $45 million, mixed-use development will include retail and residential components.