WASHINGTON (AP) — In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led U.S. House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald Trump’s “racist comments” against four congresswomen of color, despite protestations by Trump’s Republican congressional allies and his own insistence he has…
LAYTON — A city official says the temple coming to Layton is a cultural milestone for the community, will spur commercial development and property values, and may require transportation and other infrastructure improvements.
OGDEN — Weber State University's Olene S. Walker Institute of Politics & Public Service will hold an Ogden mayoral debate Thursday, ahead of August's primary election.
DENVER (AP) — The Trump administration will move the headquarters of the U.S. government’s largest land agency from Washington to western Colorado, Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defiant in the face of widespread criticism, President Donald Trump renewed his belligerent call on Monday for four Democratic congresswomen of color to get out of the U.S. "right now," cementing his position as the most willing U.S. leader in generations to stoke the disco…
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Applicants vying for a handful of licenses to grow Utah's medical marijuana will have to wait longer than expected to find out who has been selected.
Borrowing a lesson from an old Sunday school class he had in his youth, Gov. Gary Herbert told Utah’s Native American community Thursday that like a bundle of string, they are stronger together than apart.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah GOP has named a former top aide to former Congresswoman Mia Love as its new executive director.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Starkly injecting race into his criticism of liberal Democrats, President Donald Trump said Sunday that four congresswomen of color should go back to the “broken and crime infested” countries they came from, ignoring the fact that all of the women are American citizens and …
SOUTH OGDEN — Demolition of South Ogden‘s old city hall structure and senior center — focus of debate since late last year — should start in the next month or two.
EDEN — A backcountry skiing operator affiliated with Eden-based Powder Mountain is now exploring expansion into heli-mountain biking and heli-fishing, giving outdoor enthusiasts more opportunity to explore northern Utah’s hidden corners.
OGDEN — Ogden City is considering a new bond measure that would, among other things, fund a major lighting upgrade at Lindquist Field and pay for energy conservation projects around the city.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Adding to the lengthy list of departures from President Donald Trump’s Cabinet, Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday he’s stepping down amid the tumult over his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein, who is accused of sexually ab…
PLEASANT VIEW — A controversial proposal to turn an undeveloped parcel of land in Pleasant View into a high-end housing development has been rebuffed by city leaders.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abandoned his controversial bid to inject a citizenship question into next year’s census Thursday, instead directing federal agencies to try to compile the information using existing databases.
OGDEN — Ogden City’s final budget was adopted in June, but more than a half million dollars in new funds were added to it this week.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A majority of military veterans approve of President Donald Trump’s performance as commander in chief, reflecting continued support from a group that has strongly backed him throughout his presidency. Still, many veterans believe he doesn’t listen enough to military leaders…
OGDEN — More than 41,000 containers of waste have thus far been removed from the Swift Building on the banks of the Weber River, the old warehouse that’s the focus of an intense clean-up effort by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he would be looking “very closely” at Labor Secretary Alex Acosta’s handling of a sex trafficking case involving now-jailed billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein. But he also seemed to stand by his Cabinet official, praising Acosta’s perf…
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah is planning to expand the state's remote-working program in hopes of reducing emissions and saving office space.
MOUNTAIN HOME, Idaho — The F-35s at Hill Air Force Base represent the newest technology the Department of Defense can employ.
LAYTON — As members of a special Utah legislative task force tour the state to gather input on the notion of overhauling the state’s tax system, one thing’s for sure, says Rep. Francis Gibson, R-Mapleton.
LAYTON — Want state legislators to hear your feedback about Utah’s tax structure?
SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah (AP) — Former Utah Congresswoman Mia Love says she's poised to run in 2020 for the Republican nomination to challenge the Democrat who last year denied her a third term in the U.S. House.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The military hardware is moving into place. So are the protesters. And, ever the showman, President Donald Trump is promising the "show of a lifetime" on the National Mall for the Fourth of July.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday promised military tanks along with “Incredible Flyovers & biggest ever Fireworks!” for the Fourth of July in Washington. But the District of Columbia’s says “Tanks, but no tanks” and complains that Trump is politicizing what traditional…
NEW YORK (AP) — More than 200 corporations, including many of America’s best-known companies, are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Troops and jets from Hill Air Force Base recently took to the sky with a pair of the United States’ most well-known allies.
PLEASANT VIEW — Wadman Nature Park, as Julie Farr sees it, is a peaceful oasis for people seeking a piece of nature within the confines of Pleasant View.
OGDEN — Weber County Jail inmates are billed $10 per day to help defray the costs of their incarceration, but the Sheriff’s Office has decided to end the practice effective Aug. 1.
OGDEN — The season of fireworks is upon us, Northern Utah.
A state senator is asking an uncomfortable question at the Utah Capitol: If a city council candidate fails to report campaign contributions, how will anyone know?
OGDEN — The city of South Ogden and North View Fire District are weighing property tax hikes for 2020.
OGDEN — Weber County commissioners are seeking volunteers to help review applications for Recreation, Arts, Museums and Parks, or RAMP, grants.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Gov. Gary Herbert is asking state regulators to craft new rules for psychologists who practice gay conversion therapy.
OGDEN — Dogs could soon be getting a little more room to roam in Weber County.
SALT LAKE CITY — Major Brent Taylor’s birthday is July 6, when he would have turned 40, and his widow, Jennie Taylor, is using the occasion to jumpstart efforts to raise funds for a foundation named in his honor.
OGDEN — Ogden City will hold a public hearing next month on a set of proposed changes to water utility fees.
OGDEN — A new Weber County initiative aimed at fighting intergenerational poverty is helping 25 Ogden families and 71 people in all.
The Utah County Commission unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday affirming its support for anti-abortion legislation at both the state and national levels.
SALT LAKE CITY — Chris Roybal, former senior advisor for economic development for Gov. Jon Huntsman, will lead the new regional economic development body created to spur growth in Weber and Davis counties.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Senate has confirmed seven physicians for its medical marijuana Compassionate Use Board.
OGDEN — Other than word-of-mouth stories in the community, local restaurant diners usually had no idea about the level of food safety at their favorite eateries.
EDEN — A proposed concrete mix plant in Eden drew plenty of questions, criticism and opposition at a public hearing Tuesday.
EDEN — A proposed gravel pit and concrete operation in the Eden area, focus of a planned public hearing on Tuesday, is drawing plenty of backlash from some.
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — There's a new top dog at the helm of Hill Air Force Base's active-duty fighter wing.
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Utah Democrats have ousted their embattled party chairwoman and replaced her with a businessman who pledged to lift the party from financial and relational turmoil.
SALT LAKE CITY — Last November, a majority of Utah voters approved full Medicaid expansion, only to see their elected state representatives pare back Proposition 3 due to cost concerns and what some viewed as a slippery slide toward universal health care.
LAYTON — For the first time in at least 32 years, Layton City is considering a property tax increase.
OGDEN — The Weber County Jail will no longer house state prison inmates from the Utah Department of Corrections, according to jail officials. The expiring contract comes shortly after a state report showing an increase in state prisoners.
SOUTH WEBER — The physical demands of wildlands firefighting are old hat now to Jaimme Noonchester.