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(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: This is how Utah should decide who gets the coronavirus vaccine next

By Robert Gehrke | January 22, 2021, 1:00 p.m.

(Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   John Sullivan, who formed the group Insurgence USA, stages a Solo Armed Stance to protest the federal detaining of protesters in Portland, at the State Capitol grounds. Sullivan showed up at 8 a.m. for his solo protest, by 10, more than 20 armed counterprotesters showed up on the grounds of the Capitol, on Wednesday, July 22, 2020.

Robert Gehrke: What we know about John Sullivan, charged with rioting at the U.S. Capitol

By Robert Gehrke | January 18, 2021, 5:44 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: Now is the time for these major police reforms in Utah

By Robert Gehrke | January 17, 2021, 1:00 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: Companies withholding cash from Utah’s Chris Stewart is a start, but we’ll see if it matters

By Robert Gehrke | January 15, 2021, 1:00 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: How an election in Georgia put Utah in a spot it hasn’t been in 100 years

By Robert Gehrke | January 11, 2021, 2:34 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: What Spencer Cox’s Cabinet picks tell us about how he plans to govern

By Robert Gehrke | January 10, 2021, 1:00 p.m.

Supporters of President Donald Trump climb the west wall of the the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

Robert Gehrke: Republicans must take a stand for democracy and not for Trump

By Robert Gehrke | January 6, 2021, 11:44 p.m.

(Photo courtesy the Christensen family) Joan Yvonne Christensen and her husband Ronald met just out of high school, were married for more than 60 years and died of COVID-19 within hours of each other in December 2020.

Robert Gehrke: This Utah couple was married for 60 years and died of COVID-19 hours apart

By Robert Gehrke | January 3, 2021, 3:11 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: Trump wiped Weldon Angelos’ record clean, but a bigger problem needs to be addressed

By Robert Gehrke | December 31, 2020, 3:10 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: My 2021 predictions for Utah, including some worst-case scenarios

By Robert Gehrke | December 30, 2020, 2:00 p.m.

(Rick Bowmer | AP file photo)  Utah Gov. Gary Herbert waves after speaking before the Utah Legislature during his annual State of the State speech on Jan. 24, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Herbert is looking back on his 11-year tenure as his time as governor comes to an end.

Robert Gehrke: Gary Herbert and the case for competence

By Robert Gehrke | December 28, 2020, 1:00 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: Your last-minute gift guide for these Utah politicians

By Robert Gehrke | December 24, 2020, 2:00 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: The pandemic makes Utah’s homeless situation more complicated than ever

By Robert Gehrke | December 23, 2020, 2:00 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: We need to get past the COVID shaming for public health’s sake

By Robert Gehrke | December 21, 2020, 1:15 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: Utah’s Republican legislators spoil their good deed on education

By Robert Gehrke | December 17, 2020, 1:00 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: Where do Utah Democrats go from here?

By Robert Gehrke | December 16, 2020, 1:14 p.m.

(Photo courtesy of Jill Holker's family)  Jill Holker, a mother of three and ICU nurse at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, spent much of 2020 caring for COVID patients until she was infected. Now she is facing the possibility of a double-lung transplant.

Robert Gehrke: This Utah nurse has fought for COVID-19 patients and is now fighting for her life

By Robert Gehrke | December 14, 2020, 1:15 p.m.

(Photo courtesy of Salt Lake Magazine) Mary Malouf, the executive editor of the Salt Lake Magazine, died Monday, Dec. 7, 2020, after she was hit by a rogue wave while walking along the California coast.

Robert Gehrke: In Mary Malouf’s tragic death, the city lost an icon and I lost a dear friend

By Robert Gehrke | December 9, 2020, 5:45 a.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: The vaccine rollout must work better than Utah’s early coronavirus response

By Robert Gehrke | December 7, 2020, 7:07 p.m.

(Photo courtesy of Salt Lake City) Margaret Plane, who was the Salt Lake City attorney under Mayor Ralph Becker.

Robert Gehrke: This woman deserves to be a Utah judge, and Senate Republicans are blocking her

By Robert Gehrke | December 4, 2020, 4:50 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Bridal Veil Falls, Monday, Nov. 23, 2020.

Robert Gehrke: Utah County needs to preserve Bridal Veil Falls — voters aren’t helping

By Robert Gehrke | December 3, 2020, 8:37 p.m.

(Zak Podmore | The Salt Lake Tribune) A nearly 10-foot tall steel sculpture that discovered in a remote canyon in San Juan County in mid-November drew attention from around the world.

Robert Gehrke: Utah’s obelisk was a beautiful mystery and it’s a good thing it’s gone

By Robert Gehrke | December 2, 2020, 5:52 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

Robert Gehrke: If Utah has pandemic relief money to spend, here’s where it should go

By Robert Gehrke | November 30, 2020, 1:00 p.m.

(Photo Courtesy of Intermountain Healthcare) Intermountain medical staff flew to New York to help fight the coronavirus there.

Robert Gehrke: This tough year has included so many inspiring acts

By Robert Gehrke | November 26, 2020, 1:00 p.m.

(Courtesy St. George Police Department) This screenshot of body camera footage shows police handcuffing teenage boys during a riot at Red Rock Canyon School on April 28, 2019.

Robert Gehrke: Utah should take these steps to protect kids in residential treatment programs

By Robert Gehrke | November 25, 2020, 1:00 p.m.