Monthly Archive:: July 2011

New System Takes Anonymous Crime Tips via Text, Mobile Apps

Utah’s attorney general and law enforcement agencies across the state have introduced a new tool for solving crimes. TipSoft is an anonymous

SL County Redistricting Commission Holds Open House Thursday

While Utah lawmakers are in charge of re-drawing their own legislative boundaries, an independent commission has been tasked with that job for

Legislature Wraps Up Community Redistricting Hearings

For many weeks now, lawmakers on the Utah Legislature’s Redistricting Committee have gotten an earful from communities across the state about how

Two Years for DeChristopher

Environmental activist Tim DeChristopher will spend two years in prison for disrupting a federal oil and gas lease auction back in 2008,

Several Post Offices in Utah on Closure List

Several Utah Post Offices could be closing their doors. As part of a national plan to control costs, the United States Postal

DeChristopher Supporters Gather for Sentencing in Salt Lake City

In the hours leading up to environmental activist Tim DeChristopher’s sentencing this afternoon, dozens of supporters gathered across the street from the

Attitudes About Local Economy Improve

Utahns are more optimistic about the local economy this month, despite the federal government’s debt crisis. The Zions Bank Consumer Attitude Index