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

Weber Co. Commission hopefuls Couts, Froerer hammer Ebert on property tax hike

Weber County commission

The issue has emerged as a hot topic in the race. The three Republicans face off in the June 26 primary.


Politics

Democrats Weiland, Castillo focus on access, health care in U.S. House race

Weiland castillo

The winner in the June 26 primary for the 1st District seat faces GOP incumbent Rob Bishop and two others in the Nov. 6 general election.


Politics

Republican Primary Candidates for Davis County Commissioner Seat A

Davis Commission Seat B web only

Learn more about the Republican primary candidates for the Davis County Commissioner Seat A. 


Politics

Republican Primary Candidates for Davis County Commission Seat B

Davis Commission B web only

Learn more about the Republican primary candidates for Davis County Commission Seat B. 


Business

Lawmakers rip tariffs enacted in name of national security

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pointing to damage done to home-state companies, lawmakers from both parties Wednesday criticized tariffs the Trump administration has imposed on imported steel and aluminum products in the name of national security. The Trump administration has turned to a little-used weapon in...


Business

Report finds industrial chemicals more toxic than thought

EPA Water Containment

WASHINGTON (AP) — A family of industrial chemicals turning up in public water supplies around the country is even more toxic than previously thought, threatening human health at concentrations seven to 10 times lower than once realized, according to a government report released Wednesday. The...


Government

The Latest: HHS says families won't be immediately reunited

Brexit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and immigration (all times local): 7 p.m. An official with Health and Human Services says the more than 2,300 children separated from their parents at the border as a result of a zero-tolerance policy on illegal crossings won’t be immediately...


Government

GOP senator defends EPA chief, calls ethics allegations lies

EPA Pruitt

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator who had expressed concerns about Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt mounted an outspoken defense of him Wednesday after a face-to-face meeting, calling ethics allegations against Pruitt “outrageous lies.” Sen. Jim Inhofe, from Pruitt’s home...


Government

In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

Trump-2

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has drafted an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct her department to keep families together after they are detained crossing the border illegally. She was at the White House where Trump told reporters he would be “signing...


Education

School safety commission wants 'red flag' bill, mandated mental health reporting

BD 062018 Safe School Commission 17

The 11 recommendations were split into three groups and categorizing based on the support each received in the commission.


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