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New report on Lauren McCluskey evidence photos, protester charges called ‘excessive,’ Tribune editor resigns

Days before student-athlete Lauren McCluskey was killed, aUniversity of Utah police officer showed off explicit photos that McCluskey had taken of herself to at least three of his male co-workers without a work-related reason, according to a monthslong investigation from the Utah Department of Public Safety. The state’s final report reinforces and expands on The […]

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Beirut explosion, Salt Lake City’s new police reforms and the Cottonwood Heights protests

Both Sides of the Aisle – Natalie Gochnour is joined on The Right by Sen. Dan McCay, R-Riverton, and on The Left by Shireen Ghorbani, Salt Lake County Council member. They discuss the massive explosion in Lebanon’s capital port, President Trump’s suggestion of delaying the November election, the national fight over mail-in voting, the current state […]

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COVID-19 updates

KCPW is providing regular updates of the rapidly changing news on the novel coronavirus and its local impact. Check back here for the number of cases, closures, advice, updates, and more.

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The backlash over the president’s election-delay tweet, and demands to keep schools closed this fall

Utah officials adamantly rejected a proposal floated Thursday by President Donald Trump to delay the presidential election. Elected officials widely panned the tweet from the president, saying it was unnecessary while applauding the state’s vote-by-mail system. The state’s largest teachers union is calling on Gov. Gary Herbert to keep Utah schools closed this fall — […]

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Joe Biden’s potential picks for vice president and the plan for reopening Utah schools

Both Sides of the Aisle — Natalie Gochnour is joined on The Right by Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, and on The Left by Shireen Ghorbani, Salt Lake County Councilmember. They discuss President Trump canceling the Republican National Convention in Jacksonville, Joe Biden’s plan to announce his running mate next week, who that vice presidential pick […]

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