Utah economy shows few signs of slowing despite coronavirus scare, analyst says
The state and the nation are experiencing record growth, and that trend is likely to continue despite recent concerns of a global health scare, a Utah economic expert says.
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The Associated Press | Updated Feb 27th - 10:14pm
Notes from a newspaper interview with a Utah brothel owner nearly 70 years ago have drawn widespread interest from people who want a shot at deciphering the cryptic shorthand.
Aley Davis, KSL TV | Posted Feb 27th - 9:35pm
Businesses and churches are taking measures to protect the community, but you might be wondering what steps you can take in your home to also prepare.
Sahalie Donaldson, KSL | Posted Feb 27th - 9:09pm
Lawmakers and Better Boundaries organizers laid out a deal on the citizen initiative proposing the creation of an independent redistricting commission.
Lauren Bennett, KSL.com | Posted Feb 27th - 8:25pm
“Our dancers are great athletes, artists, and storytellers, and the 20/21 season will highlight and underline their talents,” said Adam Sklute, Ballet West artistic director.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Feb 27th - 7:55pm
A Utah lawmaker wants to crack down on illegal gaming machines popping up in convenience stores and other shops, often in lower-income neighborhoods.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Feb 27th - 7:32pm
Many popular cliffs and climbing routes in Arches, Canyonlands and Zion national parks will be closed off beginning Sunday. The closures are expected to last several months.
Annie Knox, KSL | Posted Feb 27th - 6:26pm
Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill says he is seeking to better inform victims of where their cases stand and connect them to services like counseling, even if his deputies decide not to file charges.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Updated Feb 27th - 6:13pm
If you thought Sandra Bullock played a fiery southern woman in “The Blind Side,” just know that even she didn’t quite match the fire of the real Leigh Anne Tuohy's speech at RootsTech.
Stan Choe and Alex Veiga, Associated Press | Posted Feb 27th - 5:50pm
Worldwide markets plummeted again Thursday, deepening a weeklong rout triggered by growing anxiety that the coronavirus will wreak havoc on the global economy.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Feb 27th - 5:21pm
A Woods Cross man has allegedly been beating a woman in his apartment and not allowing her to leave since before Christmas, police reported.
Wendy Leonard, KSL | Posted Feb 27th - 4:47pm
Board members of Utah’s nonprofit Shelter the Homeless organization are weighing options for the future operation of the 200-bed Gail Miller Resource Center.
Wendy Leonard, KSL | Posted Feb 27th - 4:17pm
Gov. Gary Herbert is expected to sign the bill Friday so the system can be up and running Monday.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Updated Feb 27th - 4:15pm
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints discouraged members outside the United States from traveling to general conference amid coronavirus concerns.
Katie Workman, KSL.com | Posted Feb 27th - 3:25pm
Workplace mistakes happen. At times, they can be a little funny — in retrospect. Few on-the-clock errors, however, are as viral and funny as this one.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Updated Feb 27th - 3:10pm
The Utah Department of Health will hold a press conference Thursday afternoon to explain how the state is preparing for the potential spread of COVID-19.
Lauren Bennett, KSL.com | Posted Feb 27th - 2:39pm
The man's body was found near the "jumping rocks" area on the northeast side of the reservoir, where cliff jumping into the water is allowed.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 27th - 2:03pm
Kalani Sitake’s fifth season at the helm of the BYU football program will be unlike any of his previous seasons. Four of the games will be played on a Friday night.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Feb 27th - 1:14pm
Criminal charges were filed Thursday against a Cache County man accused of shooting his stepchildren with an airsoft gun after they woke him up.
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