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Salt Lake County mayor issues stay-at-home order

Salt Lake County Mayor Jenny Wilson issued a stay-at-home order for the entire county Sunday afternoon, shifting the preventative guidelines from Gov. Gary Herbert as mandatory. The order goes into ef...Read More

It’s not over yet: Construction crews prep 1300 East for Phase 2

Four months after the completion of the first phase of construction on 1300 East, SLC.gov is preparing to start the next phase of its project. Phase two will begin in May, and will stretch from 1700 S...Read More

Utah reports first COVID-19 death

The Utah Department of Health confirmed the first COVID-19 death in the state Sunday. The patient was a male older than 60 and a resident of Davis County. The patient was being treated at Lakeview Hos...Read More

15 news stories that don’t even mention COVID-19 or coronavirus

It seems as if COVID-19 — a.k.a. the coronavirus — is mentioned in every other sentence these days.  And to be frank: as journalists, we’re kind of tired of it.  So, in an effort to take our...Read More

Utah ski resorts close to prevent spread of virus

Several Utah ski resorts announced they would be closing over the weekend in an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19. This comes days after the governor announced recommendations to keep public crowd...Read More

From the Hill, Ep. 13: The final session

Lawmakers finished the Utah General Legislative Session Thursday, passing over 500 bills over the 45-day period. Four of the main areas lawmakers centered around included polygamy, abortion, affordabl...Read More

Why students say you should carpool to your favorite ski resorts

Living in the Salt Lake valley, it’s likely to experience the heavy smog and pollution caused by inversion. A number of factors like industry, heating homes in the winter and geography play into this ...Read More

From The Hill, Ep. 12: Editors’ Picks

The Utah State Legislative Session is in its last week, with lawmakers rushing to get their bills signed. As the excitement dies down, Editor-in-Chief Cami Mondeaux and Managing Editor Marina McTee pi...Read More

From The Hill, Ep. 11: Lawmakers are split on gun control

Lawmakers are finishing up the second-to-last week of the 45-day legislative session, and there are several issues that has representatives split. In the last episode of From The Hill, editors of The ...Read More

From The Hill, Ep. 10: Lawmakers shoot down gun control; scramble to find budget reform

Among the several bills proposing to deal with gun control — for and against — in the Utah legislative session, three that seek to strengthen gun control were either killed or put on hold....Read More