Utah sales, income taxes grow, but lawmakers say tax reform still needed
Ahead of revenue projections anticipated for later this week, the Utah State Tax Commission released actual 2020 revenue collection figures Tuesday.
Sahalie Donaldson, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 7:42pm
Legislation to drop the penalty for bigamy from a felony to an infraction in hopes of making the victims of abuses in polygamous communities more willing to step forward passed out of the Senate unanimously Tuesday.
Katie Workman, KSL.com | Posted Feb 18th - 7:22pm
Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg’s path to victory in the Utah Democratic primary relies on a compilation of endorsements from local politicians, a bump from his in-person appearance and recent national surge in polls, and a unification of moderates on the left and right.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Feb 18th - 7:00pm
Silicon Slopes launched a new chapter in Carbon and Emery counties in a bid to build "homegrown companies" by "homegrown entrepreneurs."
Katie McKellar, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 6:24pm
A Utah bill to require pornography sites to post warning labels about the harmful effects lawmakers say it can have on minors cleared another legislative hurdle Tuesday.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 5:44pm
Two brothers from Payson were formally charged Tuesday with a hate crime in the attack of a black Latter-day Saint missionary.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 5:15pm
The Utah Transit Authority hopes to tap into a multibillion-dollar federal fund to expand the capacity of the FrontRunner commuter rail line.
Lauren Bennett, KSL.com | Posted Feb 18th - 4:26pm
A 33-year-old woman from Washington, D.C., died on Tuesday morning after she fell while rappelling near Angel Point Cove trailhead in Wayne County, authorities said.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 4:11pm
A Cache County man accused of killing a local pastor and his son in a high speed, multi-vehicle crash on Moab’s Main Street now faces four felony charges.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Feb 18th - 3:31pm
A 10-year-old Utah girl died in a rollover crash Sunday just north of the Utah border in southwest Wyoming.
The Associated Press | Posted Feb 18th - 2:56pm
A final chapter in the horrific saga of a Utah woman who vanished about a decade ago and the killings of her young sons in a fiery attack by their father years later began Tuesday with opening statements in a lawsuit against Washington state over the boys' deaths.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 2:40pm
A 15-year-old boy who was severely injured last month during a fight with a teammate in the locker room at Alta High School is continuing to make progress with his rehabilitation.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Feb 18th - 1:20pm
Two people are in critical condition after a crash near Deer Creek Reservoir in Wasatch County, authorities said.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Feb 18th - 1:15pm
State wildlife authorities are seeking the public’s help for information on who illegally killed eight Canada geese in eastern Utah earlier this month.
Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 12:51pm
For this year at least, the Utah State Board of Education may be forgiven for not using letter grades on school report cards.
Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 11:04am
Qualifying students who attend private, nonprofit colleges and universities in Utah could resume using the state-funded Regents’ Scholarship under legislation endorsed by a legislative committee Tuesday.
Katie McKellar, KSL | Posted Feb 18th - 10:27am
A lawmaker is taking aim at SL County Mayor Wilson’s recent move to require vendors at gun shows in facilities owned by Salt Lake County to conduct background checks.
Shelby Lin Erdman, CNN | Posted Feb 18th - 9:41am
States with the highest rates of melanoma cases linked to ultraviolet radiation are spread across the United States on the East and West coasts, in Hawaii and in landlocked states like Utah, according to a study published Monday in the International Journal of Cancer.
KSL.com Staff | Posted Feb 18th - 9:03am
As state lawmakers begin their fourth week of the 2020 legislative session, medical marijuana will again be an issue.
- BYU, Westminster students could resume using Regents’ Scholarship under new bill
- Utah lawmakers propose $1,000 bonus for teachers, tax credits for classroom supplies
- Committee passes bill to empower schools to tackle e-cigarette usage
- Dixie State University, St. George seamstress agree to ‘tailor-made’ real estate transaction
- Police search for neighborhood 'stranger' waving kids over to van
- 2 Utah children accidentally shoot themselves in head on same day in unrelated incidents
- A major shake-up is coming in Utah: Seismic safety steps, large and small
- Doorbell cam shows car following Riverton boy home; police looking for drivers