Utah Gov. Gary Herbert on Monday informed GOP leadership he allowed a bill on radioactive waste to become law because he believes it makes it more difficult for depleted uranium to come to Utah than the current law on the books.
A treatment plant malfunctioned over the weekend and sent toxic mine wastewater into a creek that will likely reach the San Juan River in New Mexico on Tuesday. From there, it will meander into Utah over the next several days.
A woman who smashed into the back of another car stopped at a traffic light, causing signficant injuries to at least two children, had several prescription medications in her system, according to newly released court documents.