The West

A new Deseret News/Hinckley Institute poll shows Utahns are split on using public funds to build a ballpark.
Newly released video footage obtained by the Deseret News gives a window into the Haight’s home just hours before the shooting left eight dead.
In 1923, Utah’s Bryce Canyon was designated a national treasure; a century, and 60 million visits later, it remains just that.
Looking for some family fun this summer? Here are some of the best water parks in the West to visit.
It was a record winter for Utah’s ski resorts, both in snow and skiers.
My father and I, in our separate cities, have turned into amateur naturalists.
Chad Daybell has pleaded not guilty to killing his first wife and his new wife’s two children.
The Little and Big Cottonwood canyons in Salt Lake County took the brunt of Mother Nature’s wrath this spring, with significant consequences that have changed the landscape. Now, it is all about rebuilding.
A 20-acre parcel east of Salt Lake City in Parleys Canyon has received a mining permit, but it has more hurdles to cross as opposition grows.
Congressman tells a reporter he is eying September, but no official date set.
Prospective buyers of new homes in California will no longer have the option of using State Farm insurance after the company announced Friday it’s leaving that market due to extreme fire risks and escalating construction costs.
This is the first graduation season since the Utah Legislature’s passage of SB103, which allows all public school students to wear items of religious or cultural significance at graduation.
’Tis the season for crowded trails and hissy fits at the park gates. What’s the solution?
For the seventh straight year, auto sales, leases and repairs made up the top category of consumer complaints.
A federal agency has begun a probe to look at some of the vulnerabilities of the nation’s dams and how to help them.
Since 2012, overdose deaths in Utah remained stagnant, or even dropped, despite a nationwide surge.
Nearly 1 in 5 workers in the U.S. in 2022 were born somewhere else
Ogden’s Qnergy is revolutionizing the clean power sector, deploying old-new technology in oil fields across the country and providing energy generation in remote locations.
New Utah Children’s Collaborative will build on community partnerships to identify and support children coping with the death of a parent or other caregiver.jk
An Idaho couple planned to build their dream home on a vacant lot, only to be told by regulators their property was a “wetland” and subject to prohibitions under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Water of the United States rule. The United States Supreme Court disagreed.
A Florida judge on Wednesday made public the “burn after reading” letter Brian Laundrie’s mother sent him.
Millennials may bring back long train rides, but at what cost?
‘It’s a unique housing market,’ said Lawrence Yun, chief economist at the National Association of Realtors, concerning the the market at the moment.
Johnny Appleseed, the Headless Horseman and Bear Lake Monster are some folk tales
Southern Utah Drag Stars say the city’s actions constitute censorship. City leaders claimed the denial was due to early advertising.
The FTC and Utah Division of Consumer Protection called it the largest consumer protection settlement in Utah history.
The Lower Basin states are proposing to cut their usage of Colorado River water by 3 million acre-feet by 2026.
The Reparations Now Resolution would disperse cash payments and make long-term investments in housing as well as education
But Utah’s governor said he stands by his overall message that Congress needs to pass immigration reform.
Utah’s congressional delegation says a flaw in a federal law prevents chem-bio facilities from asking for money for construction.
Lori Vallow Daybell is accused in the attempted shooting of her niece’s former husband.
Utah Gov. Spencer Cox doesn’t know yet if the state will send resources to the U.S.-Mexico border.
Gov. Greg Gianforte signed a bill that made Montana the first state to completely ban TikTok.
Wolves have historically been subject to the whim of strong emotions, policy pendulum swings and lines on a map.
Chad Daybell was arrested in June 2020. What is the latest update on him?
A timeline of all major events related to the Daybell case
Utahn Martin Frey is the only person to have climbed the summits of the seven continents and sailed the seven seas; now he spends his time helping youth.
Gov. Spencer Cox has launched a statewide survey to get input from everyday Utahns about how they want the state to grow.
What city officials originally had in mind for the airport isn’t exactly what it’s expected to look like when the first four phases are complete in 2027.
Water experts are tracking the flows minute by minute, trying to minimize property damage from flooding. Will it work?
The unlikely and amazing story of how a Utah-Idaho connection is leading to new homes for those devastated by war in Ukraine — a dollar at a time.
The jury also found Vallow Daybell guilty of conspiracy and grand theft in connection to the deaths of JJ Vallow, Tylee Ryan and Tammy Daybell.
In their emotional closing argument, defense attorneys said it was Lori Vallow Daybell who was manipulated.
More water began flowing to the Great Salt Lake thanks to a move by the Weber Basin Water Conservancy District to use its “flood” rights to alleviate strain on the Weber River and help the lake at the same time.
What are the top 3 favorite Utah fast-food chains?