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Housing sales have slowed in Salt Lake County as would-be buyers cope with tight supplies and rising prices, trends pushing many to shop in nearby counties or choose condominiums instead. Single-family home sales along the Wasatch Front were practically flat …

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  • Salt Lake teens arrested in alleged school shooting plot
    Salt Lake City police say they have arrested two teenagers suspected of plotting a shooting at their high school, but there is no evidence they could ...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 02:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • Arches National Park via Facebook Carving on the rock on the Delicate Arch trail in Arches National Park. Large graffiti carved at Arches National Park in Utah
    Officials at eastern Utah’s Arches National Park are investigating large graffiti deeply carved into one of the park’s famous red rock arches. Park Su...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 02:07 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Unused prescription drugs are dropped off at Smith’s Food and Drug in West Valley City Saturday September 27, 2014. Utahns who wanted to get rid of unwanted, expired and unused prescription drugs could drop them off Saturday at 12 Smith’s Food and Drug stores in Utah, Salt Lake and Davis counties.  Smith’s is teaming with the Drug Enforcement Administration to collect the medications, no questions asked, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Prescription drug drop-offs scheduled across Utah on Saturday
    Utahns with leftover prescription medication can dispose of their drugs Saturday at various locations across the state. Saturday’s collection is part ...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 12:57 pm   |     |   Share
    Volunteers Needed to Keep Utah Arts Festival Running
    Are you a fan of the Utah Arts Festival? Did you know that every year it takes more than 1,000 volunteers to run the four-day event at Library Square?...
    Updated Apr 22 2016 08:48 am   |     |   Share

    News roundup: GOP senators not ready to accept Trump as their presidential nominee
    GOP senators not ready to accept Trump as their presidential nominee. Rep. Noel wants to investigate Bears Ears group. Chaffetz challenger files FEC c...

    Updated Apr 28 2016 06:00 am   |     |   Share

  • Rolly: Reading, ’riting, ’rithmetic and revolver? Utah teacher finds gun on school playground
    A 75-year-old concealed-weapon-permit holder was walking his dog recently when he dropped his loaded .22-caliber Beretta on the playground of Oakdale ...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 12:28 pm   |     |   Share
  • Mormon missionaries in West Valley City. Tribune archives. ‘Grandparent scam’ may target families of Mormon missionaries
    The Utah Division of Consumer Protection has received a report of a scam artist calling grandparents of a Mormon missionary claiming that their grandc...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 12:20 pm   |     |   Share
  • Courtesy  |  Utah County Jail  Jeffery Young Utah Peeping Tom sentenced to prison for taking photos of boys urinating
    A 39-year-old Lehi man who pleaded guilty to 14 felonies in connection with surreptitiously taking video or photos of young boys urinating in public r...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 01:35 pm   |     |   Share
    (Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Bishop John C Wester, left, speaks with Monsignor J. Terrence Fitzgerald, center, and Colin F. Bircumshaw, during a press conference where Bishop Wester discussed his recent appointment to New Mexico after serving in Utah since 2007. When will Utah Catholics get a new bishop? After all, it’s been a year
    It has been 366 days — that’s right, one full leap year — since Utah’s Catholic bishop, John C. Wester, was appointed as archbishop of Santa Fe, leavi...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 01:53 pm   |     |   Share

  • Utah forecast: Rain today, rain tomorrow, rain on Saturday, too
    “Rain is grace; rain is the sky descending to the earth; without rain, there would be no life,” John Updike wrote. The National Weather Service says r...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 08:51 am   |     |   Share
  • University of Utah removes references to anti-LGBT groups from bio of honorary degree recipient
    During commencement ceremonies next week, the University of Utah will award honorary degrees to four people: businessmen Kem Gardner and George Smith,...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 12:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah essential oil company announces third-party data breach
    Pleasant Grove • Utah-based essential oil company doTERRA is warning customers and distributors that their personal information may have been compromi...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 08:42 pm   |     |   Share
    Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during a rally at the Hoosier Gym in Knightstown, Ind., Tuesday, April 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) News roundup: Trump may be winning, but Cruz is playing a different game
    Trump may be winning, but Cruz is playing a different game. Poll: Utahns support medical marijuana. Hatch spars with Dems over Supreme Court pick. H...

    Updated Apr 28 2016 10:54 am   |     |   Share

  • (Scott Sommerdorf  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   With snow still in the mountains, and temperatures around 60, the nice weather brought Wilson Lamb, (left) and Davis Kinney out to the practice tee at Wingpointe Golf Course near the Salt Lake International Airport, Sunday, February 12, 2011. Utah golfers rejoice: Wingpointe may get a mulligan, stay open
    The rumors are true — Wingpointe is not dead. It hasn’t yet risen from the sand trap, but something is in the works that could save the 25-year-old go...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 10:01 pm   |     |   Share
  • UTA again offers ‘riders license’ pass for kids, teens
    The Utah Transit Authority is again offering discounted “Riders Licenses” for kids and teens this summer, and is offering an extra discount and a cont...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 09:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Backpacker explores an Anasazi ruin under a sandstone alcove in a canyon on Cedar Mesa in San Juan County.  The area is included for a proposed Bears Ears National Conservation Area. Mike Noel asks constitutional council to investigate group calling for national monument in Utah
    Making good on his recent threat to investigate Bears Ears supporters, Utah lawmaker Mike Noel on Wednesday persuaded colleagues on the state Constitu...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 12:57 pm   |     |   Share
    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign stop, Monday, April 25, 2016, at City Hall in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) News roundup: Trump, Clinton expected to do well in the ‘Acela primary’
    Trump, Clinton expected to do well in the ‘Acela primary.’ Johnson hopes to parlay convention win into primary victory. Trib-DNews lawyers meet over l...

    Updated Apr 26 2016 02:59 pm   |     |   Share

  • Nu Skin wins lawsuit against former employee who allegedly stole products
    A jury this week awarded about $336,000 in damages and restitution to Nu Skin after the multilevel marketing company sued a former employee over alleg...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 07:01 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Scott Sommerdorf   |  Tribune file photo)   A TRAX train passes on Salt Lake City’s Main Street. UTA gives administrative employees ­— but not top brass — $647K in bonuses
    The Utah Transit Authority achieved 61 percent of its 2015 goals, and that is good enough for 673 rank-and-file administration workers to split $647,0...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 10:55 am   |     |   Share
  • Unified Police seek woman suspected of credit card fraud
    The Unified Police Department is asking for help to identify a woman who used a cloned credit card to make a series of unauthorized purchases. On Apri...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 04:57 pm   |     |   Share
    Trib Talk live now: How would a Bears Ears monument affect tribes?
    While 26 American Indian tribal nations stand firmly behind designating the Bears Ears region a national monument, some worry monument status would li...
    Updated Apr 26 2016 12:15 pm   |     |   Share

  • Unified Police searching for a man who robbed a Millcreek Dominos
    The Unified Police Department is asking the public to help identify a man who robbed a Dominos Pizza store in Millcreek last month. At about 4:18 p.m....
    Updated Apr 27 2016 04:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • Relatives of man shot by Salt Lake City police officer settle their part of wrongful death suit
    The brother and cousin of Dillon Taylor — who was shot to death in 2014 by a Salt Lake City police officer — have settled their portion of a federal l...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 09:17 am   |     |   Share
  • Nominees named to fill two rural Utah justice court vacancies
    County nominating commissions have announced the appointment of judges to fill vacancies in justice courts in Sanpete and Kane counties. Mark Kay McIf...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 03:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • Robert Kirby Kirby: I made a vow with Satan, and now I’m paying the price with a Disney Cruise
    Everyone has a list titled “Things I Will Never Do Again.” These are personal experiences that ended so horribly the mere idea of attempting them agai...
    Updated Apr 27 2016 07:02 pm   |     |   Share
  • UTA proposal may make east-west bus travel easier
    The Utah Transit Authority is proposing changes to create a one-seat bus ride, without a transfer, along the entire east-west lengths of 3300/3500 Sou...
    Updated Apr 28 2016 10:55 am   |     |   Share