Behind the Headlines

Raid in polygamous town, Salt Lake Bees’ future and a controversial lawman

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Followers of Samuel Bateman, after his arrest in Colorado City, Ariz., on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2022.

Girls are removed from a new offshoot of the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints after a federal raid. Critics decry the planned appearance of a controversial former sheriff at a Utah law enforcement conference. And time will tell if Salt Lake City’s Ballpark neighborhood will lose its baseball field.

At 9 a.m. on Friday, Salt Lake Tribune reporters Julie Jag and Jessica Miller, along with news columnist Robert Gehrke, join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories.

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