SALT LAKE CITY — Now that Thanksgiving is over, the remaining holidays of the year are in sight.Many Utahns have already started decorating for Christmas. Given all that has happened in 2020, who could blame anyone for celebrating the season early?But for those of you who haven't started decorating and are maybe still searching for the right tree, you can find one around … [Read more...] about Looking for a Christmas tree? Here’s where you can get a Utah public lands permit this year
The Obelisk, Utah • Several years ago — likely sometime in 2016 — one or more artists carrying over 100 pounds of stainless steel hiked into a remote alcove in San Juan County, expertly cut a hole into the sandstone with a rock saw and erected a three-sided obelisk beneath a narrow pour-off. The sculpture was carefully placed away from roads and out of sight from any distant … [Read more...] about Utah’s mystery desert sculpture: art or graffito?
Enlarge this image A crowd gathers for a rally to demand justice in the death of Breonna Taylor on the steps of the the Kentucky State Capitol in June. Taylor was killed in her apartment while Louisville police served a warrant. Timothy D. Easley/AP hide caption toggle caption Timothy D. Easley/AP "No-knock" search warrants, which allow police to force their way … [Read more...] about Movement To Limit Police Raids Looks Beyond ‘No-Knock’ Warrants
Enlarge this image Then challenger Kim Foxx smiles at the crowd with her husband Kelley, as they celebrate her primary win as Cook County State's Attorney in 2016. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption toggle caption Charles Rex Arbogast/AP This month's elections, especially in the aftermath of this summer's protests against racial injustice, were seen as a test … [Read more...] about Newly Elected DAs Vow To Continue Reforms, End Policies Deemed Unfair
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah leaders and health care experts at the state's largest health care provider made one final plea Wednesday to Utahns to avoid large Thanksgiving gatherings.Based on what has happened after previous holidays this year and the rate of COVID-19 transmission in recent weeks, they're concerned Thanksgiving has the potential to lead to yet another uptick in … [Read more...] about ‘A superspreader event’? Leaders, experts make one last plea for Utahns to celebrate Thanksgiving safely