- 67-year-old woman identified as victim in fatal Tooele crash Updated: May-01-16 3:41 pm
TOOELE, Utah - The Utah Highway Patrol has identified a woman who died after her vehicle crashed in Tooele.
- Utah officials send letter to Obama opposing new monument Updated: Apr-29-16 5:22 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah officials who fear President Barack Obama may be poised to declare a new national monument in the state are once again telling the president they oppose the idea.
- Utah officials want to investigate Bears Ears push Updated: Apr-27-16 6:18 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - State lawmakers who oppose a new national monument in southern Utah questioned Wednesday whether American Indian people support the idea and called for an investigation.
- Expect ads, ramped-up spending in GOP race for Utah governor Updated: Apr-26-16 3:32 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Republican Gov. Gary Herbert is expected to use his name recognition and considerable campaign funds to try to beat back a primary challenge from businessman Jonathan Johnson this summer.
- Gary Herbert, Mike Lee representing Utah at GOP convention Updated: Apr-26-16 11:42 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Gov. Gary Herbert, first lady Jeanette Herbert and a handful of Utah's elected officials are among the state's delegates to the Republican National Convention this summer who could decide the party's presidential nominee.
- UHP identifies Provo man as fatality in I-15 crash Updated: Apr-24-16 2:45 pm
SPANISH FORK, Utah - Authorities have identified a man killed in a three-vehicle crash near Spanish Fork.
- The Latest: Utah GOP picks national delegates Updated: Apr-23-16 8:04 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Latest on Republican and Democratic state conventions: (all times local):
- Utah Gov. Herbert fails to secure nomination at convention Updated: Apr-23-16 7:00 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Gov. Gary Herbert's re-election bid suffered a serious setback when he failed to secure the Republican Party's nomination on Saturday, but he'll have one more chance to win in a summer primary election.
- Spanish Fork man ID'ed as passenger killed on I-80 Updated: Apr-23-16 6:40 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Authorities have identified a man killed after the car he was riding in was struck by a semi-trailer near the Utah-Nevada state line.
- Utah Democrats, GOP to hold 1st conventions with new system Updated: Apr-22-16 1:25 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Thousands of Utah Republicans and Democrats will gather Saturday at party conventions in Salt Lake City to vote for candidates for Congress, governor and other offices.
- I-15 traffic stop turns into SWAT standoff with 76-year-old Updated: Apr-22-16 4:01 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Authorities say a traffic stop on Interstate 15 in Lehi escalated into a standoff that ended when a Taser was used to subdue the 76-year-old suspect.
- Challenger Johnson raises more new money than Utah governor Updated: Apr-19-16 6:40 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Overstock.com executive Jonathan Johnson brought in more new campaign contributions in recent months than Gov. Gary Herbert as both men vie for the Republican Party's nomination for governor, new fundraising reports show.
- Utah leaders call pornography a plague damaging young minds Updated: Apr-19-16 6:23 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah political leaders and anti-pornography activists said Tuesday that children's minds are being corrupted in a world where graphic sexual images are a click away.
- Lawmakers to meet in special session to restore cut funds Updated: Apr-18-16 7:25 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah's governor and top legislators say they've agreed to have lawmakers meet in a special session next month to restore funding to several educational programs that Gov. Gary Herbert nixed with a line-item veto in March.
- Democratic gubernatorial candidates differ on minimum wage Updated: Apr-18-16 4:23 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Two Democratic candidates for governor spent most of a debate Monday taking aim at Utah's Republican leadership, largely agreeing with each other, but they did offer different opinions on whether Utah should raise minimum wage to $15 an hour like California.
- The Latest: Democratic candidates for governor criticize GOP Updated: Apr-18-16 3:04 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Latest on a debate between Democratic candidates for governor (all times local):
- Judge upholds new nominating system for Utah candidates Updated: Apr-16-16 12:23 am
SALT LAKE CITY - A judge has upheld a new political nominating system that allows candidates in Utah to bypass the political party caucus and convention systems in favor of gathering voter signatures instead - dealing a defeat to the state GOP.
- GOP Utah Senate candidate challenges donation to opponent Updated: Apr-13-16 11:50 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah House member running for state Senate says it's wrong for his incumbent opponent to receive contributions from a charter school management company.
- Woman identified in deadly crash near Hildale Updated: Apr-13-16 11:16 pm
ST. GEORGE, Utah - Authorities have identified the person who died in a four-vehicle crash near Hildale as an Arizona woman.
- Former Utah attorney general wants bribery charges dropped Updated: Apr-12-16 4:13 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A former Utah attorney general facing influence-peddling charges will get a chance to argue that the case should be dropped because he says prosecutors obtained thousands of protected emails between him and his former lawyer.
- The Latest: Hearing set on John Swallow push to drop charges Updated: Apr-12-16 2:29 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Latest on former Utah Attorney General John Swallow's push to have the charges he faces dropped (all times local):
- Gov. Herbert, Johnson spar over public lands lawsuit Updated: Apr-11-16 7:26 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Gov. Gary Herbert said Monday it would be reckless to file a longshot lawsuit now to try and force the federal government to give up control of more than 30 million acres of public land - defending his actions against criticism from GOP challenger Jonathan Johnson.
- The Latest: Herbert criticized on public lands by challenger Updated: Apr-11-16 2:27 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Latest on a debate between Go. Gary Herbert and GOP challenger Jonathan Johnson (all times local):
- Utah limited Medicaid plan still needs OK from Washington Updated: Apr-10-16 12:48 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah's governor and lawmakers have agreed on a pared-down plan to expand Medicaid after wrestling with the issue for years, but the law still needs approval from federal officials.
- Court: GOP can't block candidates who skip convention Updated: Apr-08-16 4:40 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah's Supreme Court says the state Republican Party cannot block candidates from winning the GOP nomination if candidates skip the party's caucus and convention system.