Month: May 2017

Utah Valley high school rodeo well-represented in cow cutting

Just about anyone who has been to a rodeo is familiar with events like steer wrestling, barrel racing and bull riding. But while cow cutting may not get the publicity, those who compete in the event love it. “It’s awesome,”…

Utah faces backlash over unprecedented drunk driving law

Utah faces growing opposition over a newly-passed drunk driving law that lowers the legal blood alcohol limit from 0.08 to 0.05. That makes it the lowest threshold in the nation, and the law is set to go into effect late…

Feds indict 6 in international fentanyl drug trafficking case based in … – KUTV 2News

U.S. Attorney’s Office talk about major fentanyl drug trafficking case in Utah. (Photo: KUTV) Salt Lake City —  (KUTV) The U.S. Attorney’s Office announced an indictment Tuesday against six people they believe are responsible for an international drug trafficking ring.…

Utah golf: Youth movement remains big focus – Daily Herald

Since Utah weather in spring, winter and fall can be pretty fickle, there is no doubt that summer is when golfers can enjoy the game at its best. It’s certainly the busiest time of the year for the Utah Golf…

Barred from filing candicacy from China, Republican seeking Chaffetz seat sues Utah – Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — A Republican computer science professor seeking to fill Rep. Jason Chaffetz’s congressional seat is suing the state of Utah after being blocked from filing candidate forms from abroad. Attorneys for Chia-Chi Teng filed the civil suit…

Kickoff times announced for BYU, Utah football games

Kickoff times were announced Wednesday for four BYU Cougars games and five Utah Utes contests for the 2017 college football season, including the in-state showdown Sept. 9. That game will kick off at 8:15 p.m. and will be played at…

Feds Bust Multi-Million-Dollar Opioid-Drug Ring in Utah – U.S. News & World Report

Deseret NewsFeds Bust Multi-Million-Dollar Opioid-Drug Ring in UtahU.S. News & World ReportFederal authorities in Utah say they’ve busted a multimillion-dollar opioid-drug ring based in a suburban Salt Lake City basement, underscoring how a small operation can quickly turn out hundreds…

Utah company cuts ties with Kathy Griffin over controversial Trump photos

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) Comedian Kathy Griffin faced immediate backlash after photos showing her holding up a severed head resembling the president were released Tuesday.   President Donald Trump said Griffin “should be ashamed of herself.” Copyright 2017 Nexstar…

Do you know about Utah's “Move Over” laws?

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 71% of Americans are unaware that “Move Over” laws exist in their state.  As our crews found out today in a ride-along with Utah Highway…