Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:18:06 GMT
Amazon.com will collect sales tax on Utah purchases, Gov. Gary Herbert announced Wednesday during a discussion of his proposed $16.1 billion state budget that calls for "aggressively" pursuing taxes owed on online purchases. "News flash: Amazon has agreed," the governor told members of the Deseret News and KSL editorial boards.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 03:12:09 GMT
President Franklin D. Roosevelt told Americans that Dec. 7, 1941, would go down in history as "a date which will live in infamy." The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor , a U.S. naval base, killed 2,403 people, wounded another 1,000 and severely damaged or destroyed 20 American ships and 300 airplanes.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:53:33 GMT
Provo a Kaylee Hope made a choice six years ago: She got clean from addiction, hoping to shield her own son from the power of drugs. But in March, her 8-year-old boy, Kaydon Delroy Sillitoe, was skateboarding on a Payson street when he was struck and killed by a car driven by Tabatha Ann Magoon.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:18:38 GMT
They are distant cousins, courtly would-be presidents and scions of Mormon dynasties once enmeshed in long and unsuccessful races to the White House.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:06:49 GMT
After days of cold, but otherwise wimpy wintry slaps, northern Utah is bracing for a snow-laden roundhouse right from an approaching Pacific Northwest cold front. Beginning noon Thursday, the Wasatch and western Uintas mountains - a swath of Utah stretching from Logan south through Brigham City, Ogden, Salt Lake City, Park City and Provo to Nephi - will be under a Winter Storm Watch.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:47:19 GMT
Four individuals were honored with Golden Spike Awards for their communication skills during a ceremony Friday at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 07:51:34 GMT
Tribune file photo) Sen. Orrin Hatch answers a few questions from the media before giving the keynote address, at the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition luncheon, at the Grand America, Friday, Nov. 18, 2016. Tribune file photo) Sen. Orrin Hatch answers a few questions from the media before giving the keynote address, at the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition luncheon, at the Grand America, Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 03:49:00 GMT
Dec. 6, 2016 - More than 125,000 Utahns work for manufacturers in the state, and their mission is to keep working even if the economy takes a hit. But they can only do so if manufacturing companies here stay productive and find efficient ways to operate.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:28:47 GMT
Utah state officials are going to spend $138,000 to restore a decaying wood cabin in Piute County that has become a tourist spot because it's believed to be the boyhood home of outlaw Butch Cassidy. The Utah Legislature has authorized $138,000 to disassemble the decrepit cabin outside Circleville and put it back together piece by restored piece, KSL-TV reported .
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:28:46 GMT
The Salt Lake Tribune) Laurie Holt, Josh Holt's mother speaks at a rally on the east steps of the Utah State Capitol in July calling for the release of her 24-year-old son Josh Holt, who is currently jailed in Venezuela. At left is her husband Jason Holt, with Josh's sisters Katie, and Jenna Holt, far right.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:20:04 GMT
One man is dead and two others, including a child, are in critical condition following a mobile home fire in southern Utah. Washington firefighters were called about 7 p.m. Monday to 434 E. Angie Lane.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:20:03 GMT
Utahns' benevolent reputation continues to be cemented as the state is on an 11-year streak of having the most volunteer hours. Those in the state volunteered more service hours than any other state in the nation for the eleventh year in a row, according to the Corporation for National & Community Service .
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:04:53 GMT
Children living in tents on Bureau of Land Management land, teens who have been kicked out of their homes by their own parents, and students who sometimes only ask for $1 to get home after school are just a few of the many situations Washington and Iron County School District's secondary education counselors face with homeless teens. "I think there's a big feeling out there that people who are poor or homeless are there because of their own problems," said Brian Gunnell, Dixie Middle School counselor.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:48:09 GMT
In the most recent USA Today listing of salaries, the Ute coach is ranked the 24th-highest paid coach in America, at $3.65 million annually . That's far behind No.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:45:40 GMT
A recount of more than 17,000 votes in the razor-thin contest between one of the Utah House's most outspoken conservative voices and his Democratic challenger has confirmed a Republican win. Results released Monday gave Rep. LaVar Christensen, R-Draper, a five-vote victory over Democrat Suzanne Harrison in the House District 32 race.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 06:57:38 GMT
All three were inside the home when the fire at 434 E. Angie Lane broke out about 6:30 p.m., said Washington Police Chief Jim Keith. Keith called the fire "pretty serious" and said one of the three fire victims was transported by medical helicopter.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:00:42 GMT
The mayor of Kamas suffered a heart attack Monday, hospitalizing him in critical condition and causing him to crash a school bus into a power pole, police said. Lewis Marchant was westbound on state Route 150 between 100 East and Main Street when his heart attack happened just before 8 a.m., the Utah Highway Patrol reported.