Daily Archives: May 25, 2016

Report: Tourism spending in Utah grew to nearly $8 billion

SALT LAKE CITY — A new report shows tourism spending in Utah climbed to a new high of $7.98 billion, driven in part by record visitation to the state’s five national parks.

Report: Tourism spending in Utah grew to nearly $8 billion

Three arrested for reportedly distributing drugs in Spanish Fork

Spanish Fork police arrested three people late Tuesday night on suspicion of multiple charges, including possession with the intent to distribute various drugs.

Three arrested for reportedly distributing drugs in Spanish Fork

SEC investigates Alibaba accounting methods, shares dive

SEC investigates Alibaba accounting methods, shares dive

CEO pay climbs again, even as their stock prices don’t

CEO pay climbs again, even as their stock prices don’t

Construction begins in earnest on new Fourth District courthouse in Provo

About 75 local and state officials grabbed their shovels and hardhats to break ground on the new Fourth District Court building Wednesday, signaling the end of one era and the beginning of a bright and larger future for the courts…

Construction begins in earnest on new Fourth District courthouse in Provo

Lakeland’s Highland Homes cracks Builder 100 list

Lakeland’s Highland Homes cracks Builder 100 list

Repo man charged with manslaughter after woman dies in crash

SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah repossession agent was charged with manslaughter after prosecutors said he forced a mother from a road in her SUV during a reckless, high-speed pursuit while trying to take back the vehicle.

Repo man charged with manslaughter after woman dies in crash

Silk skills: BYU production of “Charlotte’s Web” brings the friendly spider to life using aerial techinuqes

“The things we do for our art.”

Silk skills: BYU production of “Charlotte’s Web” brings the friendly spider to life using aerial techinuqes

Utah joins Texas, 9 other states in lawsuit over transgender directive

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.

Utah joins Texas, 9 other states in lawsuit over transgender directive

Utah making it harder to get liquor licenses near churches

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s alcohol control board is making it harder for bars and restaurants located near churches to get liquor licenses.

Utah making it harder to get liquor licenses near churches