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Salt Lake Tribune
Real Women Run offering training for candidates
Women who plan to run for public office this year can get a boost this weekend at a free event.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Salt Lake County to launch regional gang reduction initiative
But neither Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder nor Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank believe their departments are the sole answer to preventing youths from joining gangs, let alone dealing with the consequences of their activities.
Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line
Votes counted, heroes honored at dinner
The Iowa state caucus has become the starting gun for the presidential nomination race.But when it comes to local elections, Tooele County Republicans have the Lincoln Day Dinner to indicate potential front runners.Held one week before the filing period opens for the 2014 election year, the 230 people that attended Saturday's Tooele County ... (more)
Emery County Progress
Mark Steiner: A story of hope
Mark Steiner offered a message of hope to those involved in the legal system at this time and those who are on probation or struggling with addiction.
22-pounds of marijuana found in stranded motorist's car, police say
MAGNA — A Unified police officer discovered 22-pounds of marijuana after stopping to help a stranded motorist on the side of the road Monday, police said.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Man who set home on fire in alleged bid to kill wife sent to prison
A man who set his Salt Lake City home ablaze last year in an alleged attempt to kill his wife was sentenced to prison Monday.
Parents offer $5K for information of daughter's death
It's been a year since the parents of "Annie" Kasprzak made a plea for someone to step forward with information that would help police make an arrest in connection with their daughter's death.
Partial Medicaid expansion plan passes; $200M school tech initiative withdrawn
Utah lawmakers passed several bills on Monday, including a bill to create a statewide student safety tip line and a bill to give tax credits to employers who hire homeless people.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Man suspected of bank robbery arrested
Randy Lewis Platt, 23, was arrested at the Alta Motel Lodge on State Street just after 7 p.m. Investigators believe he is responsible for robbing a Wells Fargo Bank, 955 E. Ft.
Q&A: Carlton Christensen, newly appointed director of development for Salt Lake County
He's certainly no stranger to the public eye in his own right. This past December, he retired from the Salt Lake City Council, where he served four terms for 16 consecutive years.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Police: Masterminds of teenage boy, drug trafficking ring arrested
Two brothers of a man authorities say was masterminding a drug and human trafficking ring in Utah involving teenage boys, have been arrested.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
2. DUI suspect smashes into officer's car, ...
A man who police say has a history of DUI arrests was taken into custody early Friday after investigators say he smashed into a Unified police officer's patrol car.
DA to seek death penalty in triple homicide case
Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill announced Friday he will seek the death penalty if a man charged in a triple homicide is convicted.
Utah a step closer to new, bigger convention hotel
A Senate committee voted unanimously Friday to approve the measure aiming to draw a developer to build a downtown Salt Lake City mega-hotel by offering tax rebates.
'Upskirting' is now LEGAL in Boston - and 20 more of the world's weirdest laws
Unsuspecting people fall foul of dotty directives all over the world. In fact, there should be a law against this sort of thing... In a shock decision by the Massachusetts high court, a man accused of photographing up unsuspecting women's skirts has been exonerated.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Army specialist, KSL photographer among 13 honored as Red Cross Heroes
When a group of Afghan civilians and troops from the Afghan National Army asked Army Spc.
Salt Lake Tribune
Federal judge strikes down Utah ban on same-sex marriage
A federal judge in Utah on Friday struck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, saying the U.S. Constitution offers the same equal protection and due process rights to same-sex individuals to marry the person of their choice that it gives heterosexual individuals.
Salt Lake Tribune
Dimple Dell Road to retain bucolic character
Dimple Dell Road will hold onto its pastoral character a little longer with the Salt Lake County Council's decision Tuesday to reject a rezoning request for higher density housing at 10300 South.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Two of four teens who fled Draper youth center have been located, police say
Police have located two young men who ran away from a youth center and believe their remaining two companions may be in Salt Lake County.
Salt Lake City Weekly
Lawmakers discuss how to deal with Utah's backlog of rape kits
Following a reported sexual assault, evidence is collected using rape kits like this one, provided by the Salt Lake Sexual Assau City Weekly reported in January on a survey conducted by a veteran Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner showing that 94 percent of reported adult sexual assaults in Salt Lake County were not prosecuted .