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Utah woman gives birth to quintuplets at Phoenix hospital. By The Associated Press. · Published: 11 hours ago. Updated: 11 hours ago. Phoenix • A Utah couple is welcoming five new additions to their family. Dignity Health spokeswoman Sara Baird said in a news release that Jamie Scott delivered quintuplets ...
From seeing a controversial DUI bill upheld to successfully lobbying for an increase to the state's the tourism marketing budget, the Park City tourism industry came out of the Utah State legislative session with successes and failures. Bill Malone, president and CEO of the Park City Chamber/Bureau said ...

Salt Lake City--On Thursday, the Salt Lake Chamber released the first-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber's 2018 CEOutlook survey. The Salt Lake Chamber's CEOutlook is a new statewide economic survey of Utah business executives. As an authoritative business survey on economic sentiment ...
As a state that still keeps its pioneering spirit burning bright, Utah has always been welcome to those running from persecution or trying to build a new life form themselves in a new land. And as Utah's foreign-born population continues to grow, it has become a vital part of the state's booming economy. workers
Melchior said he and his business partner, Sam Robinson, have been looking at creating a gun-friendly video platform since they bought Utah Gun Exchange last year. YouTube's decision, made in the wake of the Feb. 14 shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 students and teachers, ...
File - In this March 14, 2018, file photo, shows hundreds of students at Weber High School leaving class and head to the soccer field during a School walkout in Pleasant View, Utah. Hundreds of people are expected to march to the Utah state Capitol in separate protests aimed at improving school safety ...

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Utah code 20A-1-101.5(3) requires that a person's felony conviction be expunged or at least 10 years have passed since the most recent felony conviction before he or she may hold elected office. Also to qualify, the felon must be granted parole, complete probation or successfully complete incarceration. US Senate
SALT LAKE CITY (News4Utah) - A group of disabled veterans in Utah is training to compete at the 2018 Winter Sports Clinic in Snowmass Village, CO next week. For Bob Eskridge, who lost a leg in Grenada back in 1983, sled hockey has helped him regain physical strength he lost over time after his injury. Students gun Florida
(Photo courtesy Paige Soviet) Utah resident Tan France is one of the stars of the Netflix series Queer Eye. (Photo courtesy Paige Soviet) Utah resident Tan France is one of the stars of the Netflix series Queer Eye. (Photo courtesy Paige Soviet) Utah resident Tan France is one of the stars of the Netflix series ... Students gun Florida
"There's been so much historic suppression in Utah," says Hodson, who also teaches human sexuality at the University of Utah. "People eventually get to a point where they realize sexuality is inherently who we are — it just is. Everybody needs to feel community and connection and a sense of belonging, ... Students gun Florida
Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, center, hugs Kyle Kashuv, 16, and Patrick Petty, 17, both from Parkland, Fla., following a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. On the far left is Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. Hatch is the lead sponsor of the school safety bill, aiming to replicate the ... Students gun Florida
In this March 14, 2018 photo, Jonny Peay, 22, works out at Elevate Fitness & Rehab in Orem, Utah. Peay is one of a handful of students that have been accepted into the Aggies Elevated program for special needs students. (Isaac Hale, Daily Herald/The Daily Herald via AP) The Associated Press. Students gun Florida
SANDY — The state of Utah has its share of professional sports teams. Most notably the Utah Jazz and Real Salt Lake, but the Beehive State also boasts the Salt Lake Bees, the Utah Grizzlies and Utah Royals FC, among others. On Thursday afternoon another professional team, not to mention an entire ... Students gun Florida
(Photo courtesy of Josh Ewing, Friends of Cedar Mesa) This prehistoric masonry structure, located near southeast Utah's Recapture Canyon, is on on one of many parcels rich in archaeological resources that the Bureau of Land Management has leased for oil and gas development. At the BLM's March 20 ... Students gun Florida

Dignity Health spokeswoman Sara Baird said in a news release that Jamie Scott delivered quintuplets Wednesday at St. Joseph's hospital in Phoenix. Jamie and husband Skyler, of St. George, have been documenting the pregnancy on Facebook. They posted on the social media site that the three girls ... Students gun Florida
(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File) In this April 4, 2013, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg walks at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook is having one of its worst weeks as a publicly traded company with a share sell-off continuing for a second day. Britain's Commissioner ... Students gun Florida
EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — A charter school in Eagle Mountain was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning after the Utah County Sheriff's Office received a report of a man carrying a rifle at a nearby convenience store. According to the Sheriff's Office, Rockwell Charter High School was on lockdown for ... Students gun Florida
Utah government agencies have to fend off hundreds of millions of attacks every single day - and the Dept. of Technology Services (DTS) does a great job protecting the massive amounts of public data. Having blazed a trail for the rest of the nation in the way it investigates and prosecutes cyber crime by ... Students gun Florida
With Box Elder County's long-time state senator calling it quits, there will be at least two changes in representation of the county at the state capitol beginning next year. On the evening of Thursday, March 8, Senator Peter Knudson announced that he is not seeking re-election to the Utah State Senate, ... Students gun Florida
The former Granger High School star and University of Utah redshirt has been a valuable contributor in his first season with the Kansas State Wildcats. His most impressive showing of the year came in a Big 12 tournament loss to Kansas when he totaled a game-high 29 points on 13-for-19 shooting from the ... Students gun Florida
It's a scene in Utah Repertory Theater Company's new production where Ben is forced to introduce Chris (Dallon D. Thorup), his secret gay hookup, to Emily (Andrea Peterson), his longtime girlfriend. The sound escapes as Ben sees the pair are hitting it off and realizes his secrets might come out. Students gun Florida
In Utah, the student-led demonstrations are individually organized, largely with the permission or accommodation from Utah's school district administrators. Groups offered a variety of reasons for joining in, from showing solidarity with survivors to a critique of the nation's gun laws and calls for enhanced ... Students gun Florida
... medical director of Utah Naloxone, distributes Naloxone kits during a community training event at the Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness office in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Plumb distributes Naloxone — an antidote for opioid overdose — to any Utahn who wants it. Students gun Florida
SALT LAKE CITY – Utah schools are preparing for students to take part in the National School Walk out on Wednesday. They're also addressing how they'll handle teachers who choose to participate. It's a dilemma facing many Utah teachers: do they keep their political views to themselves? Or let their ... Students gun Florida
“After I finished hearing from Reagan, I reached out to representatives from [the Utah Department of Transportation], Salt Lake City, Woods Cross City and Farmington City. During those conversations, I determined that 90 days was way too short of a time period. On the Senate floor, I amended the bill to ... Students gun Florida
19, 2016 file photo San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman speaks during a news conference at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. Lyman, a rural Utah county commissioner who became a cause celebre in the movement challenging federal management of Western public lands when he led an ... Students gun Florida
Mike Noel, right, R-Kanab, voting on the House floor at the Utah Capitol in Salt Lake City. Utah lawmakers wound down their annual session Thursday after opening a record number of bills but failing to pass proposals on hot-button issues, including a repeal of the death penalty and a gun-control measure. Students gun Florida
In March 2018, a Utah woman resolved her lawsuit against Costco over what she claimed was chicken salad contaminated with E. coli. ... An aspiring Utah actress who said E. coli bacteria in chicken salad purchased at Costco so sickened her that she needed a kidney transplant has resolved a lawsuit ... Students gun Florida
People visit a makeshift memorial outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 students and faculty were killed in Wednesday's mass shooting in Parkland, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Students gun Florida
Scott Sommerdorf | The Salt Lake Tribune Utah Republican Party Central Committee delegates vote for party secretary as they meet to discuss what kind of endorsements to give winners of conventions in the primary election against people who qualified for the ballot by collecting signatures, Saturday, ... Students gun Florida
In the dry valleys of the Great Basin, Utah Lake stands out as a vibrant freshwater oasis — a warm, shallow wetland critical to surrounding ecosystems and society. Pressure from the 600,000 inhabitants in Utah Lake's watershed has taken a serious toll on its hydrology, ecology and overall health. Perhaps ... Students gun Florida
Doliney, along with dozens of other dining club owners — especially those in tourist areas such as Park City and southern Utah — had fought to keep the hybrid designation as part of HB465, sponsored by Rep. Brad Wilson, R-Kaysville. Like a bar, the dining club allows adults to drink alcoholic beverages, ... Students gun Florida
Google “Utah's tourism office” and click on the first link. You get directed to a site full of stories about Utah's mountainous landscapes and outdoor activities. But if you scroll down ever so slightly, you get to read a prominently placed story about Utah's coffee shops. Scroll even further and a story pops up ... Students gun Florida
(Rick Bowmer | Associated Press file photo) This Oct. 26, 2017, file photo shows Hildale, Utah, sitting at the base of Red Rock Cliff mountains, with its sister city, Colorado City, Ariz., in the foreground. Six of seven municipal workers for the town of Hildale, Utah, quit after Mayor Donia Jessop was elected and ... Students gun Florida
(Scott Sommerdorf | Tribune file photo) Rep. Daniel McCay, R-Riverton, as seen on the House floor Wednesday, March 7, 2018. A bill sponsored by McCay to do away with the Utah Board of Education and replace it with members appointed by the governor, went down to defeat on the last night of the Utah ... Students gun Florida
Utah may be stone-cold sober — but we don't have the lowest rate of drinking in the country, study says ... According to America's Drunkest States, a report released Friday by 24/7 Wall Street, Utah has the third lowest level of excessive drinking in America, with only 12.4 percent of adults saying they binge ... Students gun Florida
(Taylor W. Anderson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A group of West High School students lobbied Utah lawmakers on February 23, 2018 on the issue of gun ... A group of Utah lawmakers, educators, law enforcement officials and community advocates gathered just a week ago in the opulent Gold Room of the ... Students gun Florida
There are several events in Utah to honor International Women's Day. Provo is hosting its third annual women's day. Mayor Michelle Kaufusi is hosting a free breakfast at 9 a.m. and will be the kick-off speaker for the day's lecture series. Girls Summit, a career exploration fair for girls ages 8-12, is also ... Students gun Florida
SALT LAKE CITY -- The state of Utah received a special honor on Thursday from a Florida family who are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Petty family's 14-year-old daughter, Alaina Petty, was shot and killed along with 16 other people on February 14, 2018 inside Marjory ... Students gun Florida
The permits for 18- to 20-year-olds are considered "provisional" and have one major restriction: These young adults can carry anywhere a regular permit holder can, except for on elementary, middle school and high school grounds, said Jason Chapman, a firearm supervisor with Utah's Bureau of Criminal ... Students gun Florida
Two weeks after replacing the American flag with an Islamic State flag at a nearby school, police say, a Utah teenager set fire to pieces of paper in his backpack and walked away. The fire was supposed to spread to an explosive device that would ignite and fire shrapnel at his Pine View High School ... Students gun Florida
Utah legislators will wrap up their 45-day annual session Thursday by trying to strike an agreement on controversial measures to delay ballot initiatives and ban abortions based on a diagnosis of down syndrome. Lawmakers have already passed more than 400 bills and are expected to churn through ... Students gun Florida
FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, file photo shows the mountains surrounding Hildale, Utah, and its sister city, Colorado City, Ariz., at sunset in a community on the Utah-Arizona border that has been home for more than a century to a polygamous sect that is an offshoot of mainstream Mormonism. Students gun Florida
Utah Tweaks Taxes but Gun Control, Death Penalty Unchanged. Utah lawmakers wound down their annual session Thursday after opening a record number of bills but failing to pass proposals on hot-button issues, including a repeal of the ... The Utah State Capitol is shown Thursday, March 8, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Students gun Florida
Mike Noel has dropped his controversial proposal to name a southern Utah highway after President Donald Trump, insisting he had “enough votes to pass ... Noel had wanted to rebrand the 631-mile Utah National Park Highway as a way to honor Trump for listening to the state's Republican leaders and ... Students gun Florida
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah State Bar has apologized after it emailed a photo of a topless woman to all active attorneys in the state. The Salt Lake Tribune reports the state bar had emailed lawyers Monday to advertise its spring convention, but included in that email was the photo of the bare-chested ... Students gun Florida
... rampway after Stormy Daniels, the porn star who has alleged a decade-old sexual encounter with the President (Trump's personal attorney has denied the affair). On Monday, a bill to rename Utah National Parks Highway to "Donald J. Trump Utah National Parks Highway" cleared a House committee 9-2. Students gun Florida


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