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Nation Apr 08Interior secretary steps into Utah public lands dispute
Haaland is visiting Utah as she prepares to submit a review on national monuments in the state. Residents there have both staunchly supported establishing and increasing the size of national monuments, and fiercely rallied against them.
Nation Mar 10Western states chart diverging paths as water shortages loom
Legislation in Utah is raising concerns as seven Western states prepare to negotiate how to sustain a river that supplies 40 million people and a massive agricultural industry.
Nation Sep 09Advocacy group says police shooting of autistic teen reveals shortfalls in mental health crisis response
An advocacy group says a police shooting that wounded a 13-year-old autistic boy in Salt Lake City reveals shortfalls in the way officers respond to a mental health crisis.
Politics Aug 14Mitt Romney slams politicians attacking mail-in voting
Romney said Friday that the United States must stand as an example to more fragile democratic nations to show that elections can be held in a free and fair manner.
Nation Jul 10Utah district attorney says police justified in killing armed, fleeing man
A district attorney says Utah police officers were legally justified in firing more than 30 times and killing an armed man as he ran away. The case has become a rallying point for protesters in the state amid a national…