Government

Box Elder tax increment program for biofuels company is on hold

Washakie Renewable Energy expansion

Box Elder County made ready to help a biofuels company’s expansion plans. But four years...

Politics

Republican Primary Candidates for Utah House of Representatives District 20

House 20 candidates, web only

The Republican primary candidates for Utah House District 20 are Melissa Garff Ballard, Matt Jensen and Glen Jenkins.


Politics

Republican Primary Candidates for Utah House of Representatives District 19

House 19 candidates web only

Read more about the Republican primary candidates for Utah House District 19. 


Local

Roy leaders mull proposed $537K ice rink near Christmas light display

Print Secondary BZ 122314 Roy Christmas Lights 03-2

The idea is part of the 2019 budget proposal, which city officials take up for adoption on Tuesday.


Politics

North Ogden hopefuls for Utah House seat focus on tax stewardship, spending

Utah House 7

Kyle Andersen and Lisa Roskelley face off in the June 26 Republican primary for the District 7 seat, held by Justin Fawson before he stepped down.


Government

Not just heat: Climate change signs can be seen all around

30 Years Of Warming Examples

WASHINGTON (AP) — You don’t just feel the heat of global warming, you can see it in action all around. Some examples of where climate change’s effects have been measured: —Glaciers across the globe are melting and retreating, with 279 billion tons of ice lost since 2002, according to NASA’s GRACE...


Business

Lower costs, fewer benefits in new health insurance option

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is close to finalizing a health insurance option for small firms and self-employed people that would cost less but could cover fewer benefits than current plans, congressional officials and business groups said. They spoke on condition of anonymity to...


Business

In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs against China

Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has directed the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports as the two nations move closer to a potential trade war. The tariffs, which Trump wants set at a 10 percent rate, would be the latest round of punitive...


Government

The Latest: McCain says family separations against US values

Immigration Holding Facility

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the controversy over child and parent separations at the U.S.-Mexico border (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona says the Trump administration’s current family separation policy is “an affront to the decency of the American people” and...


Government

Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy

Congress Immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Trump to discuss legislation. Trump’s meeting late Tuesday afternoon with House Republicans comes at a time when...


Government

Trump defiant despite rising outrage over border separations

Immigration Holding Facility

WASHINGTON (AP) — An unapologetic President Donald Trump defended his administration’s border-protection policies in the face of rising national outrage over the forced separation of migrant children from their parents. Calling for tough action against illegal immigration, Trump declared the U.S....


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