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Provo, Utah County agree to share costs of Olympic venue into 2018

PROVO — After funding struggles threatened to close Peak’s Ice Arena, the Utah County Commission and the city of Provo brokered an agreement that will keep the doors open and the patrons skating until the summer of 2018. In March,…

The Utah Jazz try to close the gap with Golden State – Salt Lake Tribune

Mere minutes after his defending champion Cavaliers were taken in Game 5 by the Golden State Warriors, LeBron James looked ponderous at the postgame media podium. “They’re going to be around for a while,” James said of the Warriors, who…

Three Utah baseball players drafted in MLB Draft – Block U

A year after winning a Pac-12 championship in baseball, the Utes had three players drafted in the MLB Draft. The baseball team and the women’s softball teams have had a great couple of seasons, with a couple deep runs into…

Congressman's shooting prompts calls for more security, joined by Utah politicians targeted by threats – Salt Lake Tribune

After the shooting of a congressional leader on Wednesday, Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz has joined a chorus of members urging further protection for Congress outside of Washington at a time of heightened political fervor. Chaffetz, among other Utahns, has personal…

Assessing the Utah Jazz's salary situation – Purple & Blues

After a breakout year, the Utah Jazz need not only to maintain the pieces that made it happen, but add a few more in order to contend.With many NBA teams currently hoping for success in the present day, the days…

Assessing the Utah Jazz’s salary situation

After a breakout year, the Utah Jazz need not only to maintain the pieces that made it happen, but add a few more in order to contend.With many NBA teams currently hoping for success in the present day, the days…

Controversial Ellertson withdraws Utah Transportation Commission nomination – Salt Lake Tribune

After a contentious confirmation hearing two weeks ago that he survived by just one vote, Larry Ellertson withdrew his name Friday from consideration to become chairman of the Utah Transportation Commission. At that hearing, Ellertson — former chairman of both…