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County in Utah OK’s $150M in incentives to lure data company
Utah County has approved $150 million in tax incentives to try to lure an unnamed company to build a data center near Eagle Mountain in between a mink farm and a water treatment plan.
Proposals from Utah artists requested for Golden Spike celebration
The ceremony commemorating the driving of the golden spike on the first transcontinental railroad in North America, May 10, 1869. The Utah Department of Heritage and Arts is accepting artist proposals for an exhibition connected to the upcoming 150th anniversary of the completion of the Transcontine
Police: Missing Mexican woman's body found in Utah canyon
FILE - In this April 24, 2015, file photo, shows Elizabeth Smart holding a photo of Elizabeth Elena Laguna Salgado during a news conference, in Sandy, Utah. According to the Deseret News, investigators confirmed Wednesday, May 23, 2018 that they have found the remains of Salgado who had been missing
Utah Rep. John Curtis' concerns over North Korea summit being 'too good to be true' prove right
Related LinksTrump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North KoreaTrump, Moon try to keep NKorea summit on track amid doubtsTrump tells NK's Kim to denuclearize or risk overthrowTrump: US hasn't been notified about threat to cancel summitUtah Rep. John Curtis hesitant to join Rep. Mia Love in
University of Utah to become tobacco-free
KSL-TV reports the mandate, effective beginning in July, will prohibit smoking and the use of any tobacco products on campus grounds at any time.
Extra Utah Highway Patrol troopers will be watching for drivers speeding or talking on phones this holiday weekend as ‘100 deadliest days’ on the road begin
Martin Herrera remembers too vividly the horrible night five years ago when his 18-year-old daughter, Maria, was driving too fast on Interstate 15 to react to traffic that had stopped for an accident.
15 places to swim in Utah County this summer
The Provo Recreation Center has three indoor pools, including a competition pool, deep water pool with an aquatic climbing wall and dive platform, and leisure pool, featuring an interactive tree house with three slides, buckets and water toys, leading into a lazy river. The center’s outdoor pool, wh
A.M. notes: UTA board reaffirms former boss severance; trade experts talk Utah inland port; Trump cancels North Korea summit
Body of Provo woman missing for 3 years found in canyon— Police officials said they have found the body of Elizabeth Elena Laguna Salgado,a missing Provo student.Trump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North Korea— President Donald Trumpannounced Thursday morningthat he will no longer meet
Young Utah Jazz aren't necessarily looking to add older, experienced players
Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles (2), Utah Jazz forward Jae Crowder (99) and Utah Jazz forward Jonas Jerebko (8) share a laugh as the Utah Jazz practice at the Toyota Center for game two of the NBA playoffs in Houston on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
Jensen-Coon: Volunteering is All About Love – Daily Utah Chronicle
Photos of the Bennion Center of the University of Utah on April 10, 2018. Matt GublerWe often hear that doing something more for others is important and can help you feel better. I wholeheartedly agree with that sentiment. While researching the psychological effects of volunteering, however, I found
This 12-year-old girl from Utah needed a hero, so she created one
VERNAL, — Shelbi Webb is in many ways a typical 12-year-old girl. She likes to read, write and play the violin. She broke a bone for the first time this year. She thinks her little brother can sometimes be a pain. And like28 percent of studentsin sixth to 12th grade in America, she’s been bullied.
Morning links: Former Utah safety Marcus Williams tabbed a 2018 NFL breakout candidate; Whittingham a top 25 coach
“You might remember him as being the player who had that horrible whiff on a tackle againstStefon Diggsin the NFC playoffs loss to theVikings. While that play will hover over his career, a deeper look will show a player who can cover a lot of ground and has a chance to be one of those outstanding ra
Utah Highway Patrol: Man in stolen vehicle crashes at high speed in Farmington
FARMINGTON, Utah – A man driving a stolen vehicle crashed in Farmington Thursday morning, Utah Highway Patrol Lt. Todd Royce said.
Former Google exec wants Utah to come up with an idea to save the middle class
Google guru Eric Schmidt is offering up to $1 million for winning proposals from Utah, Wisconsin, Arizona and Ohio.
Meet the man who is a Texas cowboy, a Utah marine and a former 'American Idol' contestant
TYLER, Texas —John Wayne Schulzisn’t your ordinary cowboy. Since his two stints on the TV show “American Idol”in 2010 and 2016,the Texas native has gaineda loyal followingfor his clean country tunes and unassuming demeanor. In 2013, the Utah resident also joined the Salt Lake City Marine Reserve Uni
Sandy City Council to consider sacrificing $15,000 meal budget to benefit fire department | Sandy Utah News
During the May 22 Sandy City Council meeting, councilwoman Maren Barker submitted a budget amendment proposal that would transfer $15,000 from the council’s budget to the city’s fire department.
Golden Spoke ride celebrates completion of continuous trail from Provo to Ogden | Sandy Utah News
The trail network is made up of several individual trails such as the Jordan River Trail, Murdock Canal Trail, the Legacy Trail and others. With recent connections made between the trails, it is now possible to travel from Provo to Ogden by bike (or even by foot if you’re really brave).
Harvey Milk Civil Rights Award SLC Mayor Biskupski, Equality Utah
This Friday, the IICC will present Mayor Biskupski and Equality Utah with the Harvey Milk Civil Rights Award at a ceremony at City Hall. The award is the oldest LGBTQ+ award, having been presented annually since 1979.
Utah Sen. Lee targeting powers of BLM, Forest Service
Protesters ride on a trail in Recapture Canyon in San Juan County on Saturday, May 10, 2014. The ride was organized by San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman in protest of what he says is the agonizingly slow decision-making process of the Bureau of Land Management. Sen. Mike Lee is preparing legis
Only 1 in 3 teens will be working or looking for a job this summer. Here's why Utah is higher than the norm
SALT LAKE CITY — Help wanted: 90 cents an hour, 12 hours a day, constant standing and possible inhalation of dangerous fumes.