State

List of possible prison sites drops to 4

Prison System Recommendations

SALT LAKE CITY — The list of possible sites for a new state prison has dwindled to four after landowners in West Jordan on Monday decided to pull their property from consideration. West Jordan...

News

List of possible prison sites drops to 4

SALT LAKE CITY — The list of possible sites for a new state prison has dwindled to four after landowners in West Jordan on Monday decided to pull their...


News

Governor's budget focuses on education, police cameras

SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert wants to see lawmakers pay for body cameras for state troopers, health coverage for poor Utah residents and a sizeable jump...


State

Herbert: Candidate nominating law constitutional

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A spokesman for Gov. Gary Herbert said Monday that the governor believes a law retooling Utah’s system for nominating political candidates is...


Business

Utah officials jump into tech firm dispute

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah elected officials are looking at changing state laws after a California-based tech company cried foul over recent scrutiny from...


State

Body in river identified as missing Murray woman

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Authorities say a body found in the Jordan River earlier this week belongs to a 30-year-old Murray woman whose disappearance nine...




State

VIDEO: Venture Academy visits the Governor's Mansion

Third grade students from Venture Academy charter school, in Ogden, visited the Governor’s Mansion in Salt Lake City today to decorate a tree in the...


State

Utah to scrap parts of immigration law under deal

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah has agreed to scrap three key provisions in its controversial 2011 immigration law and put limits on another in a settlement reached...


State

Becker becomes president of national organization

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker has become president of the National League of Cities. Becker assumed the position for a one-year term...


State

Suspect fatally shot by police in South Jordan

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah (AP) — An investigation is underway into the fatal shooting of a trespassing suspect by South Jordan police. Investigators say officers...


State

Utah lawmakers weigh extending annual session

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — State lawmakers are considering adding a few weeks to Utah’s whirlwind 45-day legislative session to allow more time for debate and careful...


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