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Utah politics in the time of the coronavirus

Utah officials say they’re still exploring buying 200,000 treatments of a malaria drug, despite a recent study showing it does more harm

Reporters discuss unemployment, a historic special session, and coronavirus case estimates

Utah unemployment numbers soar, while small businesses plead for more state help in the midst of a pandemic. Lawmakers meet in a

How the coronavirus is affecting Utah’s nursing homes, travel orders and more

Half of reporting nursing homes in Utah have had a COVID-19 case. Travelers arriving in Utah will have to fill out coronavirus

Coronavirus spreads and Salt Lake City buys ‘Hobbitville’

A Salt Lake County inmate becomes the first incarcerated Utahn to test positive for coronavirus. Intermountain Healthcare plans pay cuts for some

Utah’s ongoing coronavirus response

The latest on the coronavirus public health crisis, including the measures taken to help preserve medical equipment in Utah, the stress being

A magnitude 5.7 earthquake and the latest on Utah’s coronavirus response

A magnitude 5.7 earthquake hits Utah, the largest earthquake along the Wasatch Front since 1962. No serious injuries or deaths were reported,

Honor Code and LDS handbook changes, ZAP tax questions, and gridlock in the Cottonwood canyons

BYU removes a section banning ‘homosexual behavior’ from its Honor Code online. Some arts supporters question the favoritism baked into ZAP tax

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Bonus Episode 6 (2020)

The martini of our Slamdance and Sundance coverage starts with an ambush film! Award-winning filmmaker Ondi Timoner joins the Daily Buzz to talk about COMING CLEAN with her

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Bonus Episode 5 (2020)

We’re almost at the end with our 2020 Slamdance and Sundance Film Festival coverage. First up on our fifth bonus episode is a conversation

The Daily Buzz from Sundance: Bonus Episode 4 (2020)

Another bonus episode from Slamdance and Sundance Film Festival takes us first to an interview with filmmaker Maite Alberdi. Her documentary film, THE MOLE AGENT, finds