Utah News

Utah minority groups hesitant to take COVID-19 vaccine

Salt Lake County has made efforts to distribute the vaccine to minority groups but many within these groups are still skeptical due to longtime distrust.
Ken Lund

Provo-Orem rated #1 ‘top-performing economy’

The Provo-Orem metropolitan area and a few other Utah cities placed in the top ten of the annual Milken Institute's Best Performing Cities index.
Kristine Kim

Conserve Utah Valley aims to protect open spaces throughout Utah Valley

Conserve Utah Valley is an organization dedicated in preserving open spaces through Utah Valley, including local gems like Bridal Veil Falls.
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Bill to teach consent in Utah schools fails to pass committee

A bill that would have required Utah schools to include consent in their public sex education classes was defeated this week in Utah's house education committee.
Allison McArthur

Some stores pay employees to receive COVID-19 vaccine

Trader Joe's, Dollar General and other companies are incentivizing their employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine with a cash bonus.
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University of Utah athlete’s murder prompts Legislature to consider amendment to...

The Utah State Legislature is considering amendments to revenge porn laws following the death of University of Utah athlete Lauren McCluskey last year.