Lawsuit details how polygamy sect monitors and controls members • In 2012, the mayor of a mostly polygamous town reached out for help governing — from imprisoned FLDS Church leader and convicted sex offender Warren Jeffs. George M. Allred's request for Jeffs' insight is documented in a pair of letters filed in a Department of Justice civil-rights lawsuit against Colorado City, Ariz., and Hildale, Utah, collectively known as Short Creek.
Utahn hopes to recruit American Indian foster families • Brandi Sweet, who is both an American-Indian and a child of foster families. That makes her perfect for a newly created post recruiting American-Indian foster families for Utah Foster Care.
Rally calls for charges against West Valley City officers • About 35 people turned out to shows support and memorialize Danielle Willard on the one-year anniversary of her death. She was shot by West Valley City police officers, Her mother, Melissa Kennedy, called for the officers involved to be charged with crimes.
Other news •
Warmer climate, less water for Salt Lake City
Retiring judge a 'champion for children'
Hundreds chant 'We like Mike' in rally for Utah Sen. Lee
Albright in Utah praises journalism, criticizes Snowden