Daily Archives: August 12, 2019

New Utah County elections equipment speeds up counting process

New elections equipment is shortening the amount of time and people it takes to process ballots, meaning people should be able to expect results more quickly during Tuesday’s municipal primary than in the past.

New Utah County elections equipment speeds up counting process

Cult leader who killed two in American Fork loses latest appeal, may soon face firing squad

A Utah death row inmate who murdered his sister-in-law and her baby daughter more than three decades ago could be sentenced soon after a federal appeals court rejected another appeal on Monday.

Cult leader who killed two in American Fork loses latest appeal, may soon face firing squad

Gas leak causes home evacuations in Pleasant Grove

About nine homes have been evacuated after a gas leak Monday afternoon in Pleasant Grove.

Gas leak causes home evacuations in Pleasant Grove

Baum waives right to speedy trial, next court date set

The next court hearing for a man charged with killing two teenagers and leaving their bodies in an abandoned mine is scheduled for February 2020.

Baum waives right to speedy trial, next court date set

Lawyer: Polygamist leader Warren Jeffs’ has mental breakdown

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Imprisoned polygamist leader Warren Jeffs has suffered a mental breakdown and isn’t fit to give a deposition in a sex abuse case against him, according to a recent court filing.

Lawyer: Polygamist leader Warren Jeffs’ has mental breakdown

Pleasant Grove teaching volunteer charged with paying female students for nude photos

A teaching volunteer at Pleasant Grove High School is facing 14 felony charges for reportedly offering to pay female students for nude pictures.

Pleasant Grove teaching volunteer charged with paying female students for nude photos

Quilting passion leads Alpine seamstress from creating apparel to award-winning quilts

Helen Butler has never considered herself an artist. But after making more than 100 quilts in the past 20 years, she said she’s slowly had to become one.

Quilting passion leads Alpine seamstress from creating apparel to award-winning quilts