Tag: Provo

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,…

Utah GOP faithful back ex-legislator for Chaffetz's seat

PROVO, Utah (AP) — About 800 members of Utah’s GOP on Saturday picked a former state legislator as their preferred candidate to compete in a special election to replace Republican U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, who is resigning at the end…

Utah GOP faithful backs ex-legislator for Chaffetz's seat

PROVO, Utah (AP) — About 800 members of Utah’s GOP on Saturday picked a former state legislator as their preferred candidate to compete in a special election to replace Republican U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, who is resigning at the end…

Utah man whose son drowned saving girl promises river safety

PROVO, Utah (AP) — The father of a Utah man who died trying to rescue a 4-year-old girl after she fell from a rock and was swept away in a cold, fast-moving river, is pushing for increased safety regulations around…

Utah father sentenced to prison for infant's overdose death

PROVO, Utah (AP) — A Utah father was sentenced to up to five years in prison for his part in his infant’s heroin overdose death. Reports say 32-year-old Casey Cormani was given credit for the 15 days already served at…

Festival offers a chance to experience all that Utah Lake has to offer

PROVO, Utah (ABC4 Utah) – It was perfect weather for the 12th Annual Utah Lake Festival.   Several thousand people from salt lake and Utah counties invaded Utah lake state park on Saturday.   There were educational games and activities and…