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Church responds to whistleblower complaint regarding donated funds

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has denied any wrongdoing in response to a whistleblower complaint alleging that the Church had potentially violated federal tax laws by stockpiling $100 billion in tithing donations instead of using them for charitable works.

New conversion therapy ban rule is likely to be issued say...

Governor Gary Herbert announced a new rule is in the works that would ban conversion therapy in Utah.
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

2020 Utah Legislature Session to discuss Utah Inland Port, tax reformation,...

The Utah 2020 General Legislative Session is scheduled to begin Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. Issues Utahn’s should be aware of include infrastructure, tax reformation and environmental policy.

Proposed bill promotes fairness among immigrants in the workplace

Some citizens feel that The Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 (SB: 386), proposed by Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT), does everything but put American’s first.

Population growth leads to decrease in Utah County farms

As the population in Utah County grows, the number of farms decreases. Many farmers have had to sell their farms and move elsewhere in the state.

Asphalt plant goes green, emits less nitrogen oxides

Morgan Asphalt recently built a new hot burning asphalt plant in Magna, Utah, that aims to decrease their emissions of nitrogen oxides by using state-of-the-art equipment.