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Along with boosting the economic vitality of the state, cultural businesses also make it a great place to live and work by adding to the health, vibrancy, quality, and diversity of Utah's cultural community. For the full report visit http://www.utahculturalalliance.org/stats. It highlights a number of counties ...
St. George now nation's fastest-growing metro area, while energy-bust Uintah County skids to one of country's worst population losses ... Among the nation's larger counties (with at least 10,000 residents), three in Utah are among the Top 10 fastest-growing and they all ring the Wasatch Front: Wasatch ...

The figures point to rapid population growth in their northern Utah county over a one-year period ending in July 2017. Now home to roughly 11,800 people, Morgan jumped from the nation's 44th fastest-growing county to eighth, according to the estimates. The increase of about 500 is meaningful for ...
Neal Tanner, of Provo, casts a vote during a caucus held by the Utah County Republicans on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at Provo High School. .... Republicans in some Utah County precincts tried out an app, Voatz, for the first time in an attempt to speed up the caucus process, but many precinct ...
FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2010, file photo, a pharmacy technician poses for a picture with hydrocodone and acetaminophen tablets, also known as Vicodin, at the Oklahoma Hospital Discount Pharmacy in Edmond, Okla. Opioids including Vicodin and fentanyl patches worked no better than Tylenol and ... Utah
Last week, when an Alliance for a Better Utah representative attended the County Commission's public meeting to renew the group's call for his resignation, the commissioner slipped out a back door before the public comment period. "Perhaps Commissioner Graves believes that this scandal is ...

From left, Provo mayor Michelle Kaufusi and Utah County Commissioner speak before the press conference on the deck of the Utah Valley Convention Center on Monday, March 19, 2018, in Provo. Evan Cobb, Daily Herald. Utah County, Provo, resolving lawsuit over parking 07. Buy Now. Cameron ...
The National Rifle Association gave nearly $47,000 in materials to Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps at four Utah high schools and $178,000 to local ... The four Utah high schools that receive the funds are East High School in Salt Lake City; Clearfield High School in Davis County; Ogden High School; ...
More than half of the students who have been helped through the program are from Utah County, like Berriel. At TOSA, students learn to live in a family setting, get educated and learn to work. TOSA owns businesses that the students help to run, which make the program self-sufficient — no taxpayer dollars ...
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A well-known Republican on Friday filed papers to join a crowded field attempting to oust longtime GOP Congressman Dana Rohrabacher from his seat, one of four in and around Orange County that Democrats have targeted as they try to regain the House. Former Orange County ...
EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah (News4Utah) - A 43-year-old Lehi man was arrested after deputies say a teenager caught him using a cell phone to record her while she showered. Utah County Sheriff's deputies responded just before 2 p.m. Friday. A teenage girl reported that she saw a man holding a phone ...
In the letter, which is dated February 13 and obtained by FOX 13 on March 9, law enforcement officials from Iron, Garfield and Beaver Counties accuse Garrett of being “unable to keep [his] personal feelings, prejudices, and animosities from impairing [his] judgement (sic).” Iron County Sheriff Mark O. Gower, ...
The sun broke through Friday morning, looking a little more like spring in Utah County than winter, but that isn't expected to last. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for much of northern and central Utah on Friday for a storm that was expected to bring heavy snow to the state ...
UTAH COUNTY — A woman who was arrested and found to have 35 pounds of methamphetamine and cocaine in her vehicle told police officers “I am just a single mom and I was offered an opportunity.” According to a statement of probable cause, things began with a traffic stop on I-15 near mile marker ...
UTAH COUNTY, UTAH - A UTAH COUNTY man in his early 50s has died after colliding with a semi truck in Spanish Fork. The Utah Highway Patrol said a man in a pickup truck was driving on I-15 northbound when he lost control near 8000 S. UHP said the pickup truck went across the median into ...
(Courtesy Utah Highway Patrol) Utah County man killed on I-15 after he loses control on black ice. By Mariah Noble. · Published: 21 hours ago. Updated: 16 hours ago. A Utah County man died Friday morning after his pickup truck hit a patch of black ice on Interstate 15, vaulted over the cable divider ...
Diane Garcia, farmland assessment analyst for Utah County, flips through files that hold the 1969 Farmland Assessment Act paperwork at the Utah County Assessor's Office on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, in Provo. The act allowed farmers to be taxed at agricultural production value and not at market value, ...

PROVO, Utah – A Utah County man is facing charges after allegedly breaking into cars and urinating Sunday. A Provo Police officer found 19-year-old Alan Roman near 111 S. 1000 E. where he told the officer he was searching for his keys inside two cars, which were not his. The officer said Roman ...
12, 2018, and provided by the Wasatch County Sheriff's Office is a research helicopter that was brought down by a leaping elk in the mountains of eastern Utah. Wasatch County authorities say the elk jumped into the chopper's tail rotor as the craft flew low, trying to capture the animal with a net. The two ...
Two individuals from Utah were killed in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning in Stearns County that also left a 15-year-old who had been reported missing in critical condition. The Stearns County Sheriff's Department reports Cody Alan Randall, 30, and J.D. Delance Randall, 24, both of Washington ...
A 21-year-old man was headed north on North County Boulevard when he hit a southbound school bus which was trying to turn left onto Killarney Drive. Ventrano says the motorcyclist was taken to American Fork Hospital in critical condition and then taken to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center. He was wearing a helmet, ...
(Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jeff Buhman, Utah County Attorney Utah County Attorney Jeffrey Buhman addresses the media as he explains the Utah County Attorney's Office's ruling in the officer-involved shooting of Darrien Hunt during a press conference at the Utah County Attorney's Office Provo ...
The Utah County Commission delayed a decision Tuesday on whether or not to form a committee to review misconduct by county prosecutors — something that would be the first of its kind in the state, and possibly the nation. The resolution the commission considered during Tuesday's meeting looks at ...
WASATCH COUNTY, Utah (KUTV) - A helicopter has crashed in Wasatch County, according to the Wasatch County Sheriff's Department's Search and Rescue Facebook page. It happened ... An elk was killed, according to Tonya Kieffer, Northeast Utah conservation outreach manager for the Division of Wildlife Resources.
Facebook is rolling out changes to its news feed that could affect posts you see from the Daily Herald. If you like getting Utah County news in your social media feeds, or in your email inbox, there are many ways to stay connected to the Daily Herald so you can stay up to date on everything going on in Utah ...
Utah County is evolving and changing every day. Our form of government must do so as well. Weber and Tooele counties, which are both dwarfed by Utah County's population, are in the process of changing systems of government. The commissioners of Davis County, about 60 percent the population of ...
Forbes: Utah County 2nd-best place for housing investment ... (Matt Rourke | The Associated Press) The Daily Herald reports the Provo-Orem metro area — which includes much of Utah County — came in second on Forbes' 2018 list of the ... Provo • Owning a home in Utah County is a good investment.
The Utah County Commission is considering a rezone of more than 10,000 acres near West Mountain that would prevent new mining operations from opening up shop. The zoning change is intended to address increasing conflicts residential and agricultural interests have with mining and extraction ...
UCHD believes these cases are linked to the ongoing outbreak Utah County and other areas of the state have been experiencing since August 2017. Both restaurants are cooperating fully with the health department's investigation and response and, since discovering the possible exposure, are following ...
In my 11 years as a Utah-located home organizing professional, I have learned that most people genuinely want to get organized but are held back by hidden barriers they don't understand. All home disorder can be attributed to at least one technical problem also known as simple mistakes in a home ...
Utah had 23 cases of Hepatitis in September, but that number jumped to 87 by the end of November. “In a normal year, we would have 4 hepatitis A cases in Salt Lake County, so a significant increase this year,” Gary Edwards, executive director of the Salt Lake County health department, told the local Fox ...
SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake County has joined a handful of other Utah cities and counties urging state lawmakers to pass stricter hate crimes laws. The County Council unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday urging the Utah Legislature to beef up laws to address crimes that target people because of ...
MESA, Ariz. – Details have emerged in the case where a Utah County Sheriff's Deputy was arrested for alleged sexual contact with a minor. According to a news release made by the Mesa, Arizona Police Department, 63-year-old Gerald Salcido was arrested in connection to a cold case from 1995.
Only four cities in Salt Lake County — Salt Lake City, South Salt Lake, West Valley City and Alta — have more low-income housing than the state average. On average, 8.6 percent of all units in cities across Utah are considered affordable, according to the Association of Counties spreadsheet. "We've got to ...
Beehive Buzz: Tweets from across Utah County ... I love wearing all black which is completely acceptable in the professional business but the second I'm in Utah County everyone thinks I'm working at a hair ... If you've got a weirdly spelled name and a photography business you best be from Utah County.
It's Friday!! There are so many new faces around here I thought I would do an #introductionfriday I am Whitney. I am a #momofboys and secretly love it they are so much fun but keep me busy!! My husband and I are anxiously waiting to go to grad school (hopefully this year 🤞) I love me some key lime pie ...
Utah County is full of wonderful love stories: old love, new love, and relationships found at all stages of life. Here are some of our favorite and most recent stories on Utah County couples who found love. 1 of 5. Age doesn't stop senior couple from marrying 01. 1. Buy Now ...
Small businesses are benefitting from the boom as well, according to Courtney Dyer, Wells Fargo Bank regional district manager over Utah County. 2017 brought more business and commercial loan inquiries at local Wells Fargo branches than in years past, which means small businesses are more ...
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, ...
A Utah County sheriff's deputy has been arrested after being accused of molesting a child, officials said Friday. ... Friday on suspicion of multiple counts of sexual conduct with a minor and at least one count of child molestation, all felonies, according to a news release from the Utah County Sheriff's Office.
But as we go about our daily routine, there's so much to know about Utah County, its history, and its present recognition. I won't bore you with the obvious details: how Eagle Mountain is growing at an exponential rate, how Lehi has become a tech hub akin to Silicon Valley and Provo wins just about every ...
... reverse course in the not-too-distant future. The prison will be moved to a new location near the Salt Lake City International Airport, and the current site is likely to boom with new development. It is in the heart of where the study shows most growth this decade has occurred in Salt Lake and Utah counties.
According to court documents filed in Utah, Gallemore-Jimenez had let the Colorado man borrow his pickup truck, which Utah County police later determined had been stolen in Kansas. When the Colorado man kept the truck, Gallemore-Jimenez allegedly shot his back three or four times. Then, charges ...
Orem police have arrested a Utah County sheriff's deputy in relation to a child sex abuse case in Maricopa County, Arizona. Maricopa County law enforcement contacted the Utah County Sheriff's Office on Friday about a warrant issued for Gerald Salcido, 63, according to a Utah County Sheriff's Office press ...
Utah County Commissioners Bill Lee and Nathan Ivie blocked embattled commissioner Greg Graves from serving in a commission leadership position Tuesday morning. At the beginning of each year, the three-person commission elects a chair and vice chair. Typically, the chairmanship rotates annually, ...
(KUTV) – A Utah County couple is hoping the FBI can help them recover $91,000 they lost when sending a wire transfer they thought was part of the purchase of a new home, but turned out to be a fraud. Acell and Anne Bown sent the transfer last week after receiving an e-mail that appeared to be from their real estate agent, ...
According to court documents filed in Utah, Gallemore-Jimenez had let the Colorado man borrow his pickup truck, which Utah County police later determined had been stolen in Kansas. When the Colorado man kept the truck, Gallemore-Jimenez allegedly shot his back three or four times. Then, charges ...
A hepatitis A outbreak that has reached the Utah County Jail in Spanish Fork is keeping the Utah County Health Department busy. “It's here, right in this jail,” said Steve Mickelson, the nursing director at the Health Department. Utah County typically has one or two reported cases of hepatitis A a year. In 2017 ...
With booming development taking place from Lehi to Spanish Fork, new restaurants popped up all over the place. Here are 15, out of numerous eateries, that opened their doors in 2017 in Utah County. Some of them happen to be our favorites. 1 of 15. Dulce Cookie Dough 1. 1. Buy Now ...
What would normally be a fairly uneventful off-year for Utah County politics was spiced up when Utah's Rep. Jason Chaffetz resigned from his Congressional seat in June. That set off a series of events, including a special election, that made a municipal election year anything but boring. Here's the top five ...


 

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