Daily Archives: August 7, 2019

Provo police searching for suspect who stole $15K from Seven Peaks

Although no arrests have been made, investigators suspect a former employee at Seven Peaks Water Park planned a complicated burglary and stole $15,000 from the business nearly a month ago.

Provo police searching for suspect who stole $15K from Seven Peaks

Authorities keep searching for bodies of Orem mother, son after boyfriend admits to murder

The day after a Smithfield man admitted to murdering his girlfriend and her son almost four years ago, authorities announced they are still searching for the missing bodies.

Authorities keep searching for bodies of Orem mother, son after boyfriend admits to murder

Thousands of fish dead at Utah reservoir, officials say water quality is likely not to blame

WEBER COUNTY — Over the weekend, visitors to Pineview noticed a significant number of dead fish along the shoreline of the reservoir.

Thousands of fish dead at Utah reservoir, officials say water quality is likely not to blame

Utah court rejects challenge to medical marijuana law

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to a state law that replaced the voter-approved law legalizing medical marijuana.

Utah court rejects challenge to medical marijuana law

Boom in overdose-reversing drug is tied to fewer drug deaths

NEW YORK — Prescriptions of the overdose-reversing drug naloxone are soaring, and experts say that could be a reason overdose deaths have stopped rising for the first time in nearly three decades.

Boom in overdose-reversing drug is tied to fewer drug deaths

Orem officials break ground on fitness center redesign

After 40 years of providing an indoor spot for residents to recreate and stay fit, the Orem Fitness Center – or a least a sizable portion of it – will come down and be replaced by a new, updated facility.…

Orem officials break ground on fitness center redesign

Utah lawmakers for ‘red flag’ law following shootings

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah lawmakers are expressing support for a federal “red flag” law that could take guns away from people believed to be a danger to themselves or others following a pair of mass shootings in Texas…

Utah lawmakers for ‘red flag’ law following shootings