Final preps being made for ESPN College Game Day
By PaulNelson at 10/09/2015 5:56 pm
University of Utah fans are camping out at President's Circle so they can be part of the show.
Utah lawmaker makes a surprise guilty plea to communications fraud
By PaulNelson at 10/09/2015 12:44 pm
Representative Justin Miller resigns after an "unfortunate choice" involving thousands of dollars. (Photo Credit: Rick Bowmer, Associated Press)
Daughter of ECU's 1st AD excited for Pirates game against BYU
By kslcleon at 10/09/2015 12:23 pm
Nephi Moroni Jorgensen was the 1st athletic director at ECU and his daughter, Eva Kendrick, believes he would be proud to see how the Pirates have grown since 1947. (Photo courtesy Brent Burch. Originally published in Deseret News)
Westminster College readies for civil rights inquiry
By kslpetersamore at 10/09/2015 11:45 am
A federal team will determine if the school acted appropriately after a female student claimed she was sexually assaulted off-campus.
The U ready for national spotlight
By kslpetersamore at 10/09/2015 8:17 am
Lots of excitement at the University of Utah as it hosts ESPN's College Gameday before the big football game against Cal.
Now who is going to be the House Speaker?
By kslmrichards at 10/09/2015 6:41 am
Names like Mitt Romney are even being tossed about.
Utah groups talk about young refugees coming here, alone
By kslmrichards at 10/09/2015 6:39 am
Children as young as 12, without their families, are now receiving help in Utah after they have escaped war zones. Pic from: http://www.uhhr.org/
Elephants; the key to preventing cancer?
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 10/08/2015 7:42 pm
KSL Newsradio's Brianna Bodily has the story:
SLCPD gets a big financial boost from DOJ
By PaulNelson at 10/08/2015 5:40 pm
The Salt Lake City Police Department is getting a large grant from the Department of Justice. The department will use it to recruit more officers, but, this grant comes with conditions.
Rep. Kevin McCarthy withdraws his bid for Speaker of the House (Part 4 of 4)
By smith.cassie at 10/08/2015 4:20 pm
"No one saw this coming." Rep. Chris Stewart (R-UT) expresses how unpredictable the House Speaker race will be. #utpol #speaker #chaffetz #mccarthy #chrisstewart #kslnewsradio
Rep. Kevin McCarthy withdraws his bid for Speaker of the House (Part 3 of 4)
By smith.cassie at 10/08/2015 4:13 pm
"I think there's going to be a very interesting period right now... for the Republican party to really decide what are they going to do and how are they going to govern." Boyd Matheson, Chief of Staff for Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT), details the Senate's response to McCarthy's resignation from the House Speaker race. #utpol #speaker #chaffetz #mccarthy #mikelee #senate #kslnewsradio
Rep. Kevin McCarthy withdraws his bid for Speaker of the House (Part 2 of 4)
By smith.cassie at 10/08/2015 4:07 pm
"He talked about how it was important that we unite, how he always said he would put the conference first and the American people first, and he said 'I'm not the guy' and sat back down." Rep. Mia Love shares her reactions to the GOP vote for House Speaker in Washington, D.C. #utpol #speaker #chaffetz #mccarthy #mialove #kslnewsradio
Rep. Kevin McCarthy withdraws his bid for Speaker of the House (Part 1 of 4)
By smith.cassie at 10/08/2015 4:00 pm
"I think Jason Chaffetz wasn't planning on running until McCarthy just so completely blew that Benghazi comment." Former Director of the Hinckley Institute of Politics, Kirk Jowers, analyzes Kevin McCarthy's resignation from the race for Speaker of the House. #utpol #speaker #chaffetz #mccarthy #hinckleyinstitute #kslnewsradio
Rep. Rob Bishop's thoughts before GOP House Speaker vote
By smith.cassie at 10/08/2015 3:51 pm
"Everything is possible." Rep. Rob Bishop explains the process for voting for the next Speaker of the House. #utpol #robbishop #speaker #kslnewsradio
North Salt Lake considers ordinance over potential landslide areas
By PaulNelson at 10/08/2015 12:57 pm
City leaders are looking at a proposal that could give developers more work to do before anything is built in certain parts of the city.
Utah launches anonymous online behavioral health self-screening tool
By kslmrichards at 10/08/2015 12:16 pm
It's at http://screening.mentalhealthscreening.org/stateofutah.
Troopers to go after HOV violators
By kslpetersamore at 10/08/2015 11:38 am
The UHP has announced a crackdown on express lane cheaters in the form of more $175 citations.
Advocacy groups propose new clean air rules
By kslmrichards at 10/08/2015 6:42 am
Environmental groups say their new rules would take on industry and short-term limits to help Utah's air. Read more: http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865638543/Advocacy-groups-propose-new-clean-air-rules.html?pg=all (pic from Division of Air Quality website)
First vote in House today for Speaker position
By kslmrichards at 10/08/2015 6:23 am
Utah Representative Jason Chaffetz is running; the full House votes on the floor by the end of the month.