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Should the government provide access to health care for everyone?
A Magna mother was charged Friday with felony child abuse after police say she gave her 13-year-old son enough alcohol to cause him to pass out.
The West Valley City Police Department said this week that it will review hundreds of cases linked to its sex crimes and domestic violence unit to make sure they were handled appropriately.
Hundreds of abused, neglected and at-risk children and teens will be receiving something special for Christmas this year, thanks to the Youth Services Angel Tree campaign.
SALT LAKE CITY , December 7, 2013 - Grassroots efforts to thwart what opponents are calling "mass spying" by the National Security Agency are heating up in Utah.
Domonic Matthew Martinez, 28, was arrested in Salt Lake City at 3300 S. State Street in connection to the robbery, according to the Price City Police Department.
Cottonwood Heights' experiment with privatized snow removal will become a little less private this weekend as two government agencies step in to help residents left out in the cold during a recent storm.
John Swallow resigned as attorney general this week after raising more than $150,000 in campaign funds during the year that could be spent in a variety of ways, including on legal bills.
Fitch Ratings has assigned a rating to Salt Lake County, Utah's bonds as follows: -- $42.9 million excise tax revenue bonds, series 2013 'AA'.
Winter is upon us, and with it the urge to hibernate and avoid getting out and getting involved.
Just before midnight, Metro Gang Unit officers were looking for fugitive Brian Smith, 30, according to Lt.
The roads were clear of snow Wednesday in Cottonwood Heights, but the mayor and several residents say the private company recently contracted to plow the roads took too long to get the job done.
A woman who police say stole a van apparently had a change of heart after discovering that a small child was still in the vehicle.
Garbage collection fees are on the verge of going up $2 a month for 80,000 customers in the Salt Lake Valley.
The Salt Lake County Council is standing up to Gov. Gary Herbert again when it comes to appointments to water-district boards.