Nephi Man Rescued From Emery County Slot Canyon
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 03/21/2018 9:54 pm
When 26 year old Brigham Holland broke his leg in a slot canyon in rural Emery County, he knew he'd be rescued.
Autistic scout can get Eagle ranking, but lawsuit against BSA will continue
By PaulNelson at 03/21/2018 6:26 pm
An apparent change of heart for the Boy Scouts of America. A Payson boy with Down syndrome and autism will be allowed to apply for the rank of Eagle Scout, after all. But, the boy’s family is still not pleased with the decision.
Police question 3, seek 4th passenger in Granite police shooting
By PaulNelson at 03/21/2018 6:22 pm
A driver accused of aiming his car at a Granite School District police officer is still in critical condition. Meanwhile, officers were able to track down most of the young men who ran away from the scene. (Photo Credit: Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)
Governor signs bill to allow birth control dispensed without prescription
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 03/21/2018 6:09 pm
Right now if a Utah woman wants to use birth control for contraception, or for other health reasons, she needs a prescription from a doctor. If she wants it in pill form doctors require yearly visits before giving out the prescription.
Utah announces settlement with tobacco companies
By kslmrichards at 03/21/2018 12:29 pm
Utah will be getting millions of more dollars from a revision to the longstanding settlement with Big Tobacco.
Caucus night reactions in Utah
By kslmrichards at 03/21/2018 8:00 am
Some people went for the first time, but turnout was pretty small for most precincts in Utah.
Lawsuit against Provo and former mayor over former police chief
By kslmrichards at 03/21/2018 7:36 am
Five women making sexual assault allegations against former Provo Police Chief John King have filed a lawsuit requesting a jury trial.
Officer looking for truant students shoots, critically injures teen in West Valley
By kslpetersamore at 03/21/2018 6:47 am
The [lone eye-witness to an officer-involved shooting](https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900013420/officer-involved-shooting-reported-in-west-valley.html) in West Valley shares her story, as police search for two more people connected to it.
Summit County lawsuit: pharma companies pushed dangerous opioids to make a profit
By kslpetersamore at 03/21/2018 6:43 am
The [first county in Utah is suing opioid makers](https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900013474/summit-county-lawsuit-alleges-pharma-companies-pushed-dangerous-opioids-to-make-a-profit.html) and distributors for selling a product without fully disclosing its long-term dangers.
Police Offering 1,000 Dollars For Help Finding Suspect In Baseball Bat Attack
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 03/20/2018 8:26 pm
Police are now offering 1,000 dollars for information leading to the arrest of a man accused of beating a woman and her friend with a baseball bat.