Taxpayer-backed Utah satellite project reboots with new backer • USU dissolved a contract that would launch small satellites into space after a company failed to secure $150 million to send up the instruments. Now, a new Ogden-based firm has less than 90 days to pull together the cash to put the instrument on board an Asian telecommunications satellite.
Ceremony marks 100th anniversary of Utah Capitol cornerstone • At the 100th anniversary of laying the cornerstone to the state Capitol, two Utah governors — plus an actor portraying a third — paid tribute Friday to a small state that decided to construct a grand edifice. "I have often looked at the Capitol and thought what a noble and courageous thing it was for the people of Utah in 1914 to build such a building," former Gov. Mike Leavitt told a crowd gathered on a windy day near the cornerstone.
Gifted Utah therapy dog 'knew his mission was finished' • Putter, a gentle dog with dark watery eyes, was at home in the Utah Capitol. Welcomed at closed-door talks with the governor, Senate president and House speaker, the most he contributed was a snore or two. He was a quiet, calming influence. But this winter's legislative session was to be his last.
Mormon General Conference:
Mormon prophet Monson: Be like Christ, love others
Mormon women have authority, apostle Oaks declares
Message to Mormons: Prophets not always popular
The quest for Mormon intellectuals: how to balance facts and faith
Storify: Day One of the 2014 LDS General Conference
Conflict of interest? SLC mayor names and ally for post
Publisher marks a decade of covering SLC's LGBT community
Controversial intersection design won't hurt businesses, UDOT says
Police arrest 13 and seize drugs, cars, cash and guns in Salt Lake bust
Utah students try their hand at 'surgery' at mini med operation
Fire devastates Orem town homes
Utah Orchid Society's spring show blooms at Red Butte
'Golden Shears' show highlights Utah stylists' skills
Real Salt Lake: Depth again shines as RSL remains unbeaten
State colleges: Arizona beats Utah baseball in 10 innings
Women's basketball: Southern Utah coach Payne takes job at Santa Clara
Utah gymnastics: Utes punch ticket to NCAAs
Utes football scrimmage round-up: Some (maybe) movers and shakers
'Share Your Work' author Austin Kleon wants you to 'sell out'
See a different Utah hiking trail every day
Ballet West's 'Rite of Spring' is a rite of passage
Scott D. Pierce: Would you adopt a pet pig on wheels?
Repertory Dance Theatre: Finding the rhythm of Utah's natural wonders
Opinon and Commentary:
Editorial: Ban on reporters only hurts LDS Church
Editorial: Time to plan for Utah population boom
Kirby: Shooting the bull over bowling balls
Rolly: Some cry foul over party chair/candidate
Dictating proposal no way to start marriage