17 hrs ago
The Navajo Times
Judge: Officer didn't kill Ute tribal member in UT
U.S. District Judge Tena Campbell of Salt Lake City, in a decision handed down Friday, said Todd Murray died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound on the Uintah and Ouray Reservation in northeastern Utah.
Trending on the Topix Network
Fri Mar 07, 2014
You won't find these jobs in the classified listings, but if you are looking for a near-six-figure salary and full benefits, it might be smart to Election year in Summit County will begin March 14 at 8 a.m. when those that want to run for public office can file to do so at the County Clerk's Still in the midst of a busy 2014 legislative session, ... (more)
Ute tribal member not murdered following 2007 chase, judge says
A federal judge has ruled that a Ute tribal member was not murdered by a police officer, as attorneys for his family have claimed, but died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Utah youth escapees may have been picked up by car
Four males who escaped from a court-ordered Juvenile Justice Services work camp in Draper late Tuesday may have been picked up by a vehicle, authorities say.
Salt Lake City Weekly
With GOP Support, Utah Wilderness Act Clears Committee
In an effort to show that the state of Utah won't simply sell off all of the federal land it hopes to seize from Washington, state legislators Tuesday gave a favorable nod to a bill that establishes the Utah Wilderness Act.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Decommissioning of Forest Service sites mulled
The Ashley National Forest will hold four public meetings on a proposal to decommission a dozen recreation sites on its Vernal and Flaming Gorge ranger districts.
Legislature gives somber recognition to families of 19 Utah fallen soldiers
Hayden Nelson holds a photo of his father, Army Sgt. Shawn Nelson, and Kennedy Stapley holds a photo of her father, Army Reservist Tracy Stapley, as family members of Utah's fallen soldiers are honored Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in both the Senate and House of Representatives at the state Capitol.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Ashley National Forest mulls decommissioning facilities
Ashley National Forest Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, near Mona. Ashley National Forest is reviewing recreation facilities for decommissioning on the Vernal and Flaming Gorge ranger districts and is holding public meetings to seek public input.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Elderly Vernal man jailed a 5th time for investigation of lewdness
Uintah County sheriff's deputies have arrested a Vernal man for investigation of lewdness for the fifth time since 2009.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Uintah sheriff's deputies nab six in firearms, drugs bust
What started as a 911 call about people brandishing firearms outside of a Vernal home ended with half-dozen drug-related arrests.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
KBCI CBS 2
Meridian man charged after pot found in plane in Utah
An Idaho man has been charged with conspiracy to distribute marijuana after about 180 pounds of pot was found in his airplane in Utah in November.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Feds charge pilot after finding 180 pounds of marijuana in plane
An Idaho man had been flying marijuana around the country for at least four years before his November arrest at Vernal Regional Airport, according to federal prosecutors.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Vernal woman injured in crash with 2 tractor-trailer trucks
Utah Highway Patrol troopers are trying to determine what caused a Vernal woman to crash into two tractor-trailer trucks Wednesday.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Utah Gas Prices Fourth-Lowest in Country
Salt Lake City Typically, gasoline prices move upward early in the year. This year motorists nationwide are enjoying relative steady prices and, in Utah's case, seeing some relief at the pumps.