One key reason for fewer controlled-substance cases being filed in Northern Utah is the 2015 Justice Reinvestment Initiative, which reduced basic drug use penalties. Police also may be handling some cases differently, and even changing tactics by drug traffickers could be playing a role, local...
An Aug. 28 hearing is scheduled in Riverdale Justice Court on an evidence suppression motion and a trial is set for Sept. 8. Alexander Brent Jones, of Layton, faces one count of misdemeanor child abuse.
A nationwide warrant has been issued for Gerald Michael “Mike” Bullinger, who is wanted for failure to report three deaths on his Idaho property.
A wildfire that started Tuesday morning near Promontory is 90 percent contained as of Friday evening.
Police say it appears the extremely cold temperature of the water — as well as an inefficiency at swimming — played a role in the man’s drowning.
A wildfire that started Tuesday afternoon in Box Elder County has now burned 7,000 acres of land and is 30 percent contained as of Thursday morning.