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Utah’s GOP congressional delegation face primary challengers

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — All four members of the U.S. House from Utah are facing Republican primary challengers Tuesday while the Democratic challengers they’ll face in November are running uncontested. It is the first primary election since the GOP-controlled state Legislature bypassed an ...

In Utah, Trump ally Sen. Lee faces GOP primary challengers

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Sen. Mike Lee faces his first test of 2022 in Utah's Republican primary on Tuesday, where he's being challenged by two well-funded opponents in a race that should offer insight into whether loyalty to former President Donald Trump remains a litmus test for Republican ...

Sen. Mike Lee brushes off opponents to win Utah GOP primary

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah (AP) — Sen. Mike Lee won Utah's Republican primary Tuesday, brushing off attacks from two challengers who criticized him for his unwavering loyalty to former President Donald Trump and uncompromising lawmaking style. Lee's decisive victory marked a win for Trump-aligned ...

City Council to decide on changes to landscaping requirements in Ogden

OGDEN — As the city works toward encouraging water-wise landscaping, Ogden City Council members are considering significant changes to landscaping requirements for new commercial and multifamily residential development. Proposed changes include limiting lawn turf requirements, looking at ...

Weber County voting winding down; time to turn in your ballot

OGDEN — Time's almost up if you still haven't cast a ballot in the primary — voting ends at 8 p.m. Tuesday. The Republican candidates in several races are to be selected and the list of hopefuls for the Precinct 6 seat on the Weber School Board will be whittled from three to two. Mail-in ...

Weber County voting winding down, GOPers in 9 races to be picked

OGDEN — Around a quarter of registered voters in Weber County have cast ballots, and time is running out if you plan to vote in the primary. "It's been hit and miss," election worker Patty Sawyer said Friday while helping with in-person voting at the Weber Center in Ogden. Most people ...

Roe v. Wade ruling generates strong outpouring in Utah, for and against

The response has been quick and furious to Friday's U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade, essentially ending the constitutional right to an abortion and leaving it to lawmakers in individual states to decide the matter. Utah lawmakers passed what's known as a "trigger law" in ...

1st District US House race marked by threats, strong rhetoric, hopefuls say

There's one thing the three GOP hopefuls for the 1st District U.S. House seat seem to agree on — they've been on the receiving end of threats and strong rhetoric. Muriel Xochimitl, spokesperson for Tina Cannon, says Cannon's campaign has reached out to law enforcement officials in Davis and ...

Weber County voters to pick GOP contenders in County Commission races

OGDEN — With the primary voting deadline looming, Weber County Republicans will pick the GOP contenders for two County Commission posts coming open as well as the county clerk/auditor spot. Since Scott Jenkins, who currently holds seat B on the County Commission, isn't seeking reelection, ...

Moore, Badger, Cannon enter home stretch in US House GOP primary

OGDEN — Northern Utah voters will pick the GOP hopeful in the 1st District U.S. House race, likely the eventual winner given Republican dominance in the district. Along with the state's other GOPers, they'll also select the Republican standard-bearer in the U.S. Senate race. Primary voting ...