- Medicaid plan gets first public hearing but no vote yet Updated: Oct-06-15 10:25 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - State lawmakers held the first public hearing Tuesday evening on a new plan to help thousands of Utah's poor get health insurance by expanding Medicaid. They didn't take any action on the plan, however, after hearing hours of testimony from doctors, advocates for the poor and more.
- Elizabeth Smart to speak at World Congress of Families event Updated: Oct-02-15 11:49 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Elizabeth Smart will be one of a host of speakers at a conservative conference in Salt Lake City this fall that has drawn opposition from LGBT groups.
- GOP candidates for governor raise more than $760K this year Updated: Oct-01-15 6:54 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and Jonathan Johnson, his 2016 re-election challenger, have raised a combined $760,000 so far this year, according to state campaign finance reports filed Wednesday.
- Utah governor testifying before Congress on Wednesday Updated: Sep-30-15 11:02 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert is testifying before a congressional committee about federal oversight of natural resources in the states.
- GOP candidate calls on Gov. Gary Herbert to debate Updated: Sep-29-15 4:26 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A Republican candidate for governor is criticizing Gov. Gary Herbert for refusing to debate him this year ahead of next year's election.
- Judge sides with Planned Parenthood in lawsuit against Utah Updated: Sep-29-15 3:39 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A judge on Tuesday blocked an order issued by Utah Gov. Gary Herbert to cut off federal money going to Planned Parenthood in the state after the release of secretly recorded videos by a California anti-abortion group.
- Twin polygamous towns host memorial for 13 who died in flood Updated: Sep-26-15 11:48 pm
HILDALE, Utah - A survivor so young he stepped on a stool to reach a podium microphone, remembered his heart "whacking like a sledgehammer" in the moments before a flash flood swept him and his family away nearly two weeks ago.
- Utah officials: Sage grouse decision masks burdensome plan Updated: Sep-22-15 6:20 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The federal government created a smoke screen for plans that will suffocate industry with its Tuesday announcement that it won't list the greater sage grouse as a threatened or endangered species, Utah officials asserted.
- Search for missing 6-year-old flood victim to resume Monday Updated: Sep-20-15 1:55 pm
HILDALE, Utah - The search for a 6-year-old Utah boy, the last known victim of the floods in Hildale, will resume Monday.
- Utah governor traveling to Hong Kong for trade mission Updated: Sep-10-15 9:11 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert is flying to Hong Kong on Sunday for a trade mission with Salt Lake City-based Zions Bank.