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(KUTV) - Dozens of teens across the nation are reporting intentional poisoning from consuming laundry detergent pods, including several reports here in Utah. Dr. Barbara Crouch with the Utah Poison Control Center said it's a new trend amongst teens that could be deadly. Typically, they call when they're concerned or ...
WELCOME BACK: Utah's G-League affiliate the Salt Lake Stars has re-acquired former Jazz two-way player Naz Mitrou-Long. The move comes just two days after being waived by the Jazz to acquire his former Iowa State teammate Georges Niang. Mitrou-Long has appeared in 22 games with the Stars, ...

Salt Lake City (KUTV) - A couple of videos online by a Utah family is getting national attention and unintentionally bringing awareness to down syndrome. The videos are of the Gray family from Heber singing a song near and dear to their hearts.
Salt Lake City, Utah (News4Utah) - Utah's Girl Scouts are taking their sales of Samoas, Thin Mints and Do-si-dos into the 21st century. For the first time this spring, Girl Scouts in Utah will use a new interactive, e-commerce platform called Digital Cookie to help market and sell Girl Scout Cookies.
Utah Attorney General Says 2017 Special election Was Legal. A legal opinion released by the Utah Attorney General's Office says that the governor's setting of a special election to replace Jason Chaffetz in Congress was legal. Jan. 17, 2018, at 10:43 a.m.. Utah Attorney General Says 2017 Special Election Was Legal ...
While he is widely expected to run for the seat being vacated by retiring Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch, Mitt Romney managed to avoid any mention of a campaign Tuesday -- even when asked directly about his intentions. "I have nothing for you on that topic," he told moderator Natalie Gochnour, director of the ...

One of the most prominent seed investors in Utah, Kickstart Seed Fund, has closed on its fourth fund at $74 million -- nearly doubling from the last funding of $39 million and toppling Peak Ventures as the fund with the mostest raised in the region. The large increase was driven by several institutional ...
Salt Lake City -- A consensus of Utah economic analysts is predicting a measure of continued strength in the state's economy in the New Year. However, they don't all agree on the level of vitality Utahns should expect in the coming year. A panel of renown local Economists offered their views on the ...
As Utah officials now seek to host the Winter Olympic games in 2030, the potential impact of climate change remains a delicate issue for the state's winter-sports industry. After decades of marketing the "Greatest Snow on Earth," the state's ski industry has been reluctant to address the prospect of getting ...
Recently, Google's arts & culture app has generated buzz by allowing users to take photos and be paired among thousands of artworks to see if any look like you. The app uses computer vision technology to compare photos with faces in thousands of historical artworks, according to Google. Some are spot ...
PROVO -- A group determined to tackle pollution at Utah Lake is proposing building an island city to help stymie toxic algae blooms that plague the water. KSL-TV reports that the group Arches Utah Lake envisions an island city that could house up to 500,000 people. The group's project manager, Todd ...
Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) retires at the end of his current term. Trump had reportedly urged Hatch to seek reelection, but the longest-serving current senator announced his plans to step down earlier this month. Some Senate Republicans are eager for Romney to run because they believe he would serve as an ...
Kevin Costner credits Utah with improving his new TV series, 'Yellowstone'. Television • The show, which was filmed largely in the Beehive State, is scheduled to premiere June 20 on Paramount Network. 0. (Photo courtesy Paramount) Kevin Costner stars in the upcoming, made-in-. (Photo courtesy ...
(Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah State Democratic party secretary Crist--bal Villegas, speaks during a rally at the State Capitol organized by the Utah League of Native American Voters in partnership with other area organizations in Salt Lake City, Monday January 15, 2018. The purpose of the ...
(AndrŽ Chung | special to The Salt Lake Tribune) Sen. Hatch in the Senate pro tem office in Washington D.C. on December 21, 2017 with an original portrait of President Lincoln on the wall. This is the same painting that Lincoln actually sat for and is the basis for the penny. Senator Orrin Hatch is the senior ...
The state representative from Kanab has already filed a couple of bills to be considered in the upcoming session of the Utah Legislature, each of which would muscle aside cities, counties and other political jurisdictions in favor of the state. Because that's where Noel is more likely to get the results he likes.
Senate President Wayne Niederhauser, R-Sandy, speaks during the Utah taxpayers Association 2018 Legislative Outlook Conference Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Salt Lake City. On the heels of a sweeping rewrite of the nation's tax laws signed by President Donald Trump in December, Utah lawmakers are ...

Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune An AirMed helicopter stirs up the snow as it searches for a signal from a beacon, in Mineral Basin at Snowbird Ski Resort. Wasatch Backcountry Rescue (WBR), University of Utah health care's AirMed and the Salt Lake County Sheriff's conducted a backcountry rescue ...
Those in opposition say the bill would "not only codify President Trump's illegal evisceration of Bears Ears National Monument, but also delegate management of the monument to local officials and tribal representatives hand-picked by the Utah delegation, foregoing input from Tribal governments." Rep.
David Irvine's insightful op-ed in Sunday's Salt Lake Tribune about the incompetence, instability and self-delusion of President Donald Trump issued a challenge to Republican candidates for Congress. "What will it take for you to recognize the seriousness of the threat [of Trump's presidency]?" he asked.
(Francisco Kjolseth | Tribune file photo) Two transgender Utahns, who have been denied a legal sex designation by a state judge, are challenging the ruling by asking the Utah Supreme Court to overturn the decision. Angie Rice and Sean Childers-Gray, pictured on Friday, June 30, 2017, hope the Utah ...
A proposed Oakland export terminal once promised an economic lift for distressed portions of California's prosperous East Bay -- and a new conduit for Utah's coal to reach Asian markets. But the controversial project is now mired in a legal swamp, as one of Northern California's most prominent developers ...
FILE - This March 15, 2013 file photo shows former Massachusetts Gov., and 2012 Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney at the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference in National harbor, Md. MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry is apologizing to Mitt Romney?s family after a picture of ...
Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Utah Governor Gary Herbert gets a standing ovation after getting emotion talking about slain Officer Douglas Barney, during the annual State of the State Address in the House Chamber of the State Capitol Building in Salt Lake City, Wednesday January 27, 2016.
Health officials are warning that more than 2,000 people might have been exposed to hepatitis A at a 7-Eleven in West Jordan, Utah and should get a preventative injection, CBS affiliate KUTV reports. The Salt Lake County Health Department is urging customers who used the restroom or consumed certain ...
The Browns -- husband Kody, wives Meri, Janelle, Christine and Robyn and their 18 children -- still have lots of other Utah connections. The Browns have worshipped with the Bluffdale-based Apostolic United Brethren and have friends and family across the state. Their older children have gone to college ...
Salt Lake City (AP) -- Utah officials are seeking clarity on regulatory oversight of a pipeline to deliver Colorado River water from Lake Powell to communities in southwestern Utah. The Salt Lake Tribune reports that state officials are asking the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to hold off on a ...
(AP Photo/Brennan Linsley) Water flows through a series of sediment retention ponds built to reduce heavy metal and chemical contaminants from the Gold King Mine wastewater accident, in the spillway about 1/4 mile downstream from the mine, outside Silverton, Colo., Friday, Aug. 14, 2015. Officials have ...
ODGEN, Utah (AP) -- Fewer people are enrolling in Utah's drug courts after the state launched a criminal justice reform three years ago that reduced some drug felonies to misdemeanors. Participation is down by about 10 percent across the approximately 60 Utah drug courts, which are designed to give ...
(Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) U.S. President Donald Trump is surrounded by Utah representatives at the Utah Capitol on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, as he signs the presidential proclamation to shrink Bears Ears national monument. By Garon Coriz | For The Tribune. · 3 hours ago. I would like to ...
More than 400 people have been hospitalized with seven reported deaths as Utah's 2017-2018 flu season gained momentum in recent weeks. ... At the end of last week, Salt Lake County was reporting 184 hospitalizations, with another 72 in the southwest Utah health district, which includes St. George, ...
FILE - In this Monday, April 7, 2014, file photo, a bitcoin logo is displayed at the Inside bitcoins conference and trade show in New York. The bitcoin miner NiceHash says it is investigating a security breach and the theft of the contents of the NiceHash "bitcoin wallet." The company said Thursday, Dec.
Salt Lake City -- The state agency in charge of safeguarding Utah's air, land and water from environmental threats celebrated an array of small victories in 2017 that likely went unnoticed by much of the public. Last fall, the Utah Department of Environmental Quality initiated a clean-car program for ...
(Scott Sommerdorf | Tribune file photo) U.S. Congressman Chris Stewart, R-Utah, speaks at the Utah Republican party Organizing Convention, May 19, 2017. By Courtney Tanner. · 1 day ago. Utah Rep. Chris Stewart called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign Friday, saying it would be "for the good ...
If Utah can't develop a pollution-control plan that works by 2019, the EPA could force it to adopt what are called the "most stringent measures," meaning state regulators would have to deploy regulations or technologies in use elsewhere in the U.S. to control PM 2.5, without regard for cost or economic ...
police and volunteers scoured backcountry areas near Eureka on Friday in search of two teenagers who were reported missing nearly a week prior while traveling from Tooele. Breezy Otteson, 17, and Riley Powell, 18, left for Eureka about 9:30 a.m. on Dec. 30 and haven't been seen since, Otteson's aunt ...
(Al Hartmann | Tribune file photo) Utah 4th District Congresswoman Mia Love meets with Salt Lake Tribune's editorial board, Aug. 20, 2016. Tuesday August 30. By Courtney Tanner. · 6 hours ago. A far-right super PAC that backed Alabama Republican Roy Moore's failed bid for the Senate is now ...
Relatively few cities across Utah have housing that's affordable to someone making below or far below the median income -- which is about $53,000 for a single person in the Salt Lake City metro area. "Affordable" is generally defined as housing that costs no more than 30 percent of a person's income.
Defense attorney tells judge that Travis Luke Dominguez might have undiagnosed mental health issues and could have suffered a traumatic brain injury. Utah man who allegedly made threats against Trump ordered detained. (Courtesy Salt Lake County jail) Travis Luke Dominguez. By Pamela Manson.
David Woolstenhulme, Utah's commissioner of technical education, will act as president of the school until an interim replacement can be selected, said Joseph Demma, spokesman for the state's technical education system. Once an interim president is in place, Demma said, a nationwide candidate search ...
Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune The Rev. Elias Koucos, center, commemorates the feast of the Epiphany with the Rev. Justin Havens, left, as the Greek Orthodox of Greater Salt Lake holds the annual outdoor blessing of the water at Sugar House Park in Salt Lake City, Wednesday Jan. 6, 2016.
Scott Freitag, a Layton City Councilman, had a blood alcohol content of 2½ times the legal limit, police say. Utah 911 dispatch director fired after being found driving a city car with an open container. (Courtesy Layton City) Scott Freitag, Layton City Council member and director of Salt Lake City's emergency ...
police recordings show passengers on a Greyhound bus that careened off a Utah highway on New Year's Eve said in a desperate 911 call that the driver had ... police have narrowed the cause to the driver suffering a medical problem or fatigue before the crash, Utah highway patrol Sgt. Todd Royce said.
Several Utah counties have violated the federal standard for ozone established in 2015, according to a late December letter from the Environmental Protection Agency to Gov. Gary Herbert. The letter indicates the EPA intends to take action that would require state leaders to address the unhealthy air ...
The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in 3rd District Court, says Tripp's employment was terminated in June because he refused to lie for the school and spoke out against the school's use of funds to an official with the Utah System of Technical Colleges, which oversees technical colleges across the state.
David and Ellen Eccles posted for this family portrait with their nine children not long before David's death in 1912. From left, George, Emma, Jessie, David, Marriner, Ellen, Ellen (mother), Marie, Willard, Spencer and Nora. Seven of the nine siblings would go on to create charitable foundations, all of which ...
Utah's top religion stories for 2017 -- an absent Mormon prophet, a present Catholic bishop, a Protestant anniversary and much more ... Soon after the April conference, during which he gave two short sermons and unveiled plans to build Utah's 18th temple, this one in Saratoga Springs, Monson was ...
Like so many others lost this year to Domestic Violence, the Rackleys' death shook a family and community, but the tragedy also exposed the shortcomings of Utah's domestic violence statute. Cases like the Rackleys' don't meet the state's limited definition of domestic violence and, because of that, ...
At least 64 people were killed in homicides in Utah during 2017. The number grew by one from 2015, according to unofficial lists compiled by The Salt Lake Tribune. Although the number of deaths stayed consistent, the percentage caused by domestic violence grew to 43 percent, about 10 percent higher ...
Hill Air Force Base • A Utah commission has approved a $10 million loan to build roads for a hotel associated with the U.S. military to be built near a ... The Standard Examiner reports the Utah State Transportation Commission approved the loan to the Military Installation Development Authority on Dec. 15.


 

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