State

Lawmakers shuffle funds, OK road closing for homeless effort

Legislature Session Utah-14

Utah lawmakers have passed several bills related to the state’s effort to curb violence and...

State

Lawmakers shuffle funds, OK road closing for homeless effort

Legislature Session Utah-14

Utah lawmakers have passed several bills related to the state’s effort to curb violence and drug trafficking in a Salt Lake City neighborhood near an overcrowded downtown homeless shelter.


Business

BC-ID--Intermountain Grain & Livestock, ID

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Bids subject to change. BLACKFOOT __ soft white 3.65, up 5; hard red winter 4.45, up 5; DNS 5.65, up 5; hard white 4.45, up 5; BURLEY __ soft white 3.74, down 4; hard red winter 3.75,...


State

Polygamous sect leader pleads guilty to escape, fraud

Polygamous Sect Leader Fugitive

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A high-ranking polygamous sect leader recaptured after a year on the run pleaded guilty Wednesday in a food-stamp fraud and escape case, ending a wide-ranging investigation seen as a crackdown on the secretive group. Lyle Jeffs is facing three to five years in prison after...


State

California condors return to the skies after near extinction

Return of the Condor

BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — In a remote, rugged valley overlooking the Pacific Ocean, researchers closely monitor an endangered icon: the California condor. The giant vultures flap their wings and circle the sky before perching on branches and observing their observers. Wildlife biologist Amy List uses...


State

4 Utah students charged in painting of BYU cougar statue

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Four University of Utah students accused of spray-painting a cougar statue at Brigham Young University the day of the rivalry football game have been charged with criminal mischief. Online court records show that the students were charged Monday with misdemeanors. The Salt...


State

The Latest: Sect leader faces up to 5 years in prison

Polygamous Sect Leader Fugitive

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest in the case against polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs (all times local): 11:45 a.m. A polygamous sect leader is facing up to five years in prison after agreeing to a plea deal in a food-stamp fraud and escape case. Lyle Jeffs pleaded guilty to two felony charges...


State

Captured polygamous leader Jeffs pleads guilty in escape, fraud cases

Polygamous Sect Leader Fugitive-1

A polygamous sect leader recaptured after a year on the run in a fraud case is expected to appear in court Wednesday. 


State

Polygamous sect leader recaptured after a year on the run pleads guilty in escape, fraud

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Polygamous sect leader recaptured after a year on the run pleads guilty in escape, fraud case .


State

Lawyer says Roy police justified in fatal February shooting

ROY, Utah (AP) — Weber County Attorney Chris Allred says the fatal shooting of an armed 38-year-old man by two Roy police officers was justified. Allred says in a letter that officers Cash Ricks and Robert Jackson had reason to believe deadly force was necessary when they encountered Nicolas...


State

Docks, marinas get repaired after microburst on Lake Powell

PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say repairs are nearly finished to property in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area that was damaged by last week’s microburst along the Arizona-Utah border. A sudden, powerful downward gust of wind swamped or sank dozens of powerboats and jet skis last Thursday...


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