Salt Lake County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Salt Lake County, UT.

Results 1 - 20 of 2,475 in Salt Lake County, UT

  1. Learn the basics of telling life histories at the Park City LibraryRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Park Record

    ... we love in future generations." "We have been holding workshops with a group of personal historians in the Salt Lake County Library System since 2008," she said. "Individuals who tell these stories discover or find they remember things they've ...


  2. Blame game underway in lack of rape prosecutions, DNA lab workRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Experts say that only a small fraction of rapes are reported and that the prosecution rate in those cases is dismally small - in Salt Lake County it's 6 percent .


  3. County extends deadline to join committee charting future of townshipsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Not everyone thought Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams did such a masterful job in crafting legislation that protects unincorporated-area boundaries while the future of that area is discussed.


  4. In our opinion: Begin preparing now for eventual online voting in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Deseret News

    ... largely concerning the security and integrity of Internet-based systems. But momentum is building. The Salt Lake County Clerk's office has opted to take advantage of a new law that will allow people with disabilities to vote in political elections ...


  5. Group to explore corridor through Butterfield, Middle canyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Salt Lake County resident Sean Hoover likes to ride his bike up and down Butterfield Canyon because its one of the few areas in the valley where there is no traffic or cars for six months out of the year.


  6. Couple accused of scamming Apple store out of iPhonesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... store, and eight iPhone 5s at the Apple store at Fashion Place Mall using another fake ID, according to a Salt Lake County Jail report. Nunez also purchased five iPhone 5s from the Salt Lake store using a false Pennsylvania driver's license, the ...


  7. Commission change?Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... that his curiosity about different forms of county government are the result of constituents asking him why Salt Lake County has a mayor and council, and Tooele County does not. However, the unspoken subtext of Marshall's explanation may ...


  8. Salt Lake City cops: Anti-theft tech nails Gateway Mall shoplifterRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... phone's alarm. After a short foot pursuit, the officer caught the suspect, arrested him and booked him into Salt Lake County Jail on suspicion of theft, fleeing of police officer and several active felony warrants for assault, domestic violence, ...


  9. Salt Lake City cops nab suspect in armed street robberyRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... allegedly slashed the victim's clothing before dropping the knife and walking away. The man was booked into Salt Lake County Jail on suspicion of aggravated robbery, assault by a prisoner and public intoxication.


  10. Utah officials ask Feds to investigate Senators Reid, LeeRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Home

    ... made a decision not to, and by default left it to us to investigate and prosecute at the state level," said Salt Lake County Prosecutor Sim Gill. "Ultimately, it doesn't serve the senators very well either if the FBI can't get to the bottom of this. ...


  11. Police thank public for identifying theft suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... stop April 12. Police said they located some of the stolen merchandise with Welch. He was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail for investigation of felony theft and multiple outstanding warrants. Officers located Travis Dominguez, 34, at a friend's ...


  12. Was deal in City Creek shooting plot yanked over political pressure?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Deseret News

    ... these communications to justify a change of heart or were bending to political pressure ... I don't know." Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill said his office will not discuss plea agreements, but he reiterated that Stiles made disturbing ...


  13. Attorney Says Politics Driving Jack Stiles ProsecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Salt Lake City Weekly

    An attorney for a man who has been jailed since September for telling a hospital crisis worker he was having homicidal thoughts says Salt Lake County prosecutors have pursued the case for political reasons.


  14. Did politics sway alleged Utah terrorist's case?Read the original story

    Monday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... with second-degree felony making threats of terrorism . Since then, he has not seen the outside of the Salt Lake County jail, where he is being held in lieu of a $1 million bail. Defense attorney Neal Hamilton has long maintained that Stiles made ...


  15. HomeServe & Salt Lake City Department Of Public Utilities Work...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Water Online

    ... in-home plumbing repair service plans to more than 72,000 households in Salt Lake City and the surrounding Salt Lake County. Under the new program, HomeServe will initially be offering Sewer Line Coverage to homeowners located inside the city ...


  16. Letter: Hatch curses the darknessRead the original story

    Monday | Salt Lake Tribune

    At Saturday's Salt Lake County Republican convention, "tough-talking" Sen. Orrin Hatch roused the rabble: "We've simply got to change ... this incredibly poor - I don't usually use these words but - dumb-ass Obamacare" .


  17. Utah police officer pleads guilty to faking DUI reportsRead the original story

    Monday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... for working grant shifts during the same time as his part-time security jobs at a State Liquor Store and a Salt Lake County hospital, according to the charges.


  18. HomeServe and SLC Dept. of Public Utilities to Offer Service PlansRead the original story

    Monday | Utah Business

    ... in-home plumbing repair service plans to more than 72,000 households in Salt Lake City and the surrounding Salt Lake County. Under the new program, HomeServe will initially offer sewer line coverage to homeowners inside the city limits. The coverage ...


  19. Salt Lake County conventions choose nomineesRead the original story

    Monday | Washington Times

    ... council Republicans will hold a veto-proof majority. Several incumbents lost at the Republican gathering. Salt Lake County auditor Greg Hawkins lost his bid for a second term to Scott Tingley, who promised to improve the relationship between the ...


  20. Salt Lake City police nab alleged iPad-buying identity thievesRead the original story

    Monday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... ith fraudulent identities at a store in Farmington. Police arrived and arrested the couple, who remained in Salt Lake County Jail Monday without bail, booked on suspicion of second-degree felony communications fraud and third-felony forgery counts.