Revised transportation task force bill would hike state sales tax to 4.85%
A sweeping transportation bill that overhauls how UTA is managed now would raise the state sales tax by 0.15 percent starting in 2019 to raise $80 million annually for mass transit projects.
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Yvette Cruz, KSL.com | Posted Feb 24th - 11:35pm
A shuttle bus carrying seven occupants crashed and tipped over on southbound I-15 Saturday afternoon, Utah Highway Patrol officials report.
Andy Larsen, KSL.com | Posted Feb 24th - 11:13pm
Three thoughts on the tanking Mavericks (and the Jazz pulling out a win thanks to their late-game mistakes), the Jazz's solid defense throughout, and how scouts learn team's play calls.
Darlene Superville, Associated Press | Posted Feb 24th - 9:51pm
President Donald Trump appeared Saturday to begin refining his proposals for combatting school violence, tweeting that arming teachers as a deterrent against such often deadly violence — an idea he championed in recent days — is "Up to States."
Ashley Imlay, KSL | Posted Feb 24th - 9:16pm
Four people were killed in a small plane crash in San Juan County near the Colorado border.
Mary Clare Jalonick and Chad Day, Associated Press | Posted Feb 24th - 8:29pm
Two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked the full release of a classified Democratic memo, the House intelligence committee published a redacted version of the document that aims to counter a narrative that Republicans on the committee have promoted for months — that the FBI and Justice Department conspired against Trump as they investigated his ties to Russia.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 24th - 8:04pm
Johnathan Williams had 16 points, six rebounds and three assists, and Zach Norvell Jr. added 15 points and five rebounds to help No. 6 Gonzaga pulled away from BYU, 79-65 in the final regular-season home game of 2017-18 at the Marriott Center.
Jasen Lee, KSL | Posted Feb 24th - 7:40pm
With income tax season underway, the Utah State Tax Commission is warning taxpayers to beware of fraudsters purporting to be state or federal agents collecting payments over the phone.
Ben Lockhart, KSL | Posted Feb 24th - 7:09pm
A resolution which identifies postpartum depression and anxiety as "a serious statewide public health issue" was approved Friday by the Senate in a unanimous vote.
Wendy Leonard, KSL | Posted Feb 24th - 6:01pm
Salt Lake City residents on the west side expressed concerns to lawmakers about proposed development in the city's northwest quadrant.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Feb 24th - 5:27pm
A man was arrested early Saturday morning after police say he barricaded himself inside a home and took a 99-year-old woman hostage.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 24th - 5:24pm
Freshman center Emma Calvert totaled 21 points and 10 rebounds with four blocked shots to lift Fremont to the inaugural Class 6A state girls basketball championship with a 61-47 win over Bingham.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Feb 24th - 4:58pm
A hobby farmer with three head of cattle is forcing the state to reorganize the private nonprofit Utah Beef Council because he says the fees he pays are requiring him to unconstitutionally support political speech.
Matthew Coles, Associated Press | Posted Feb 24th - 3:28pm
Chimezie Metu, despite being listed in documents produced by the FBI investigation into college basketball corruption, found a respite on the court and shut out the noise.
Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press | Posted Feb 24th - 3:14pm
The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Saturday demanding a 30-day cease-fire across Syria "without delay" to deliver humanitarian aid to millions and evacuate the critically ill and wounded.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 24th - 2:38pm
Rita Satini had 17 points and three steals, and Lani Taliauli and Lani Falatea each added 12 points and three assists to help the Leopards lift the first girls basketball state championship in school history with a 68-48 win over Timpview at SLCC.
Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 24th - 2:02pm
Good buskers can make you stop in your tracks. Great buskers can inspire you to move to the music. Babies can still outshine them all.
Ken Sweet, Damian Troise and Alexandra Olson, Associated Press | Posted Feb 24th - 1:17pm
The National Rifle Association, and now the State of Florida, faced a growing backlash as companies cut ties to the gun industry following the latest school massacre, and student survivors called for tourism boycotts of their home state until gun control measures are enacted.
Jody Genessy, Deseret News | Posted Feb 24th - 12:51pm
Average ticket prices on the resale market have increased by nearly $22 since the beginning of the season, one of the biggest increases in the NBA.
- Police: Man arrested in West Valley after taking 99-year-old woman hostage
- 4 killed in San Juan County plane crash identified
- Revised transportation task force bill would hike state sales tax to 4.85%
- Minor injuries in shuttle bus rollover near Utah-Idaho border
- House approves diesel emissions testing in Utah County
- Utah County officials searching for 24-year-old missing woman
- 1 hospitalized after hit-and-run crash in Tooele
- Fire burns vacant Emigration Canyon home
- The Triple Team: Jazz pull out win against struggling Mavericks
- Senate calls for more action on postpartum depression and anxiety