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Curtain falls on 2024 Utah Legislature. Here’s what happened

The Utah Legislature’s marathon, 45-day general session came to an end Friday shortly before midnight after legislators finalized the state’s $29.4 billion budget and pushed a record-breaking 591 bills across the finish line — 16 more than last year. The 2024 session — which opened ...

Photos of Layton temple construction sought for publication

In conjunction with the planned open house for the new Layton Utah Temple, the Standard-Examiner will be producing a magazine commemorating the occasion. The magazine will include articles about local history, the construction of the temple, temple building in Utah and more. The ...

Weber County continues to receive high marks in finances

Weber County is receiving continued recognition for how it handles its finances and officials say this translates to savings for the public at large. On Wednesday, a press release heralded that Moody's had reaffirmed the county's "Aa1" financial rating for the fourth consecutive year. "This ...