Daily Archives: August 23, 2019

Teacher shortage, protests complicate educator pay dynamics in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — First-grade teacher Hillary Madrigal jumped to a nearby school district last year, lured by higher salaries that would allow her to quit her second job as a housekeeper and buy a new car.

Teacher shortage, protests complicate educator pay dynamics in Utah

Teacher shortage, protests complicate educator pay dynamics in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — First-grade teacher Hillary Madrigal jumped to a nearby school district last year, lured by higher salaries that would allow her to quit her second job as a housekeeper and buy a new car.

Teacher shortage, protests complicate educator pay dynamics in Utah

Plan allows drilling, grazing near national monument in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new U.S. government management plan unveiled Friday clears the way for coal mining and oil and gas drilling on land that used to be off limits as part of a sprawling national monument in…

Plan allows drilling, grazing near national monument in Utah

Plan allows drilling, grazing near national monument in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new U.S. government management plan unveiled Friday clears the way for coal mining and oil and gas drilling on land that used to be off limits as part of a sprawling national monument in…

Plan allows drilling, grazing near national monument in Utah

Meet the first female chief investigator at the Utah County Attorney’s Office

Without her handgun and uniform, Patty Johnston doesn’t look like a police officer with her bright pink high heels that match her lipstick, watchband and an orthopedic cast on her wrist.

Meet the first female chief investigator at the Utah County Attorney’s Office

Goose Point fire near Payson expected to see increase in containment by end of day

The 6,515-acre Goose Point fire should see an increase in containment by the end of the day, according to Kim Osborn with the U.S. Forest Service.

Goose Point fire near Payson expected to see increase in containment by end of day

Police: Man charged with rape, incest after sexually assaulting woman unable to consent

Orem Police arrested Kerry Scott Robertson, 54, Wednesday after a tip from Adult Protective Services. Robertson is charged with several counts of rape, object rape and incest, first-degree and third-degree felonies, as well as several counts of sexual battery, a…

Police: Man charged with rape, incest after sexually assaulting woman unable to consent

Provo completes long-awaited addition to cemetery, new mausoleum

The Provo City Cemetery was having a crisis, in 2011. They were coming up on having a housing shortage of their own and were running out of sellable plots.

Provo completes long-awaited addition to cemetery, new mausoleum

Police: Orem man arrested for possession of ‘heinous’ child pornography

Orem Police arrested an Orem man Thursday after finding him in possession of “heinous” child pornography.

Police: Orem man arrested for possession of ‘heinous’ child pornography

Overstock CEO resigns after ‘Deep State’ comments roil stock

SAN FRANCISCO — The CEO of Overstock.com has resigned, saying he’d become “far too controversial” to helm the e-commerce company known for selling discounted sofas and jewelry.

Overstock CEO resigns after ‘Deep State’ comments roil stock