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George Chapman: What will be the future of mass transit in Utah?

The Transportation Governance and Funding Task Force met recently and, with public testimony, started discussing the future of mass transit in Utah. The debt that UTA needed to complete rail projects a decade ahead of time resulted in a 30…

Lakers Draft News: L.A. Selects Utah’s Kyle Kuzma With 27th Pick

The Los Angeles Lakers made a trade earlier this week, sending guard D’Angelo Russell and center Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for center Brook Lopez and the 27th pick in the NBA Draft. The Lakers wound up…

Tribune Editorial: Lots of blame to go around for Utah’s special election fuss

The Legislature and governor are sparring once again over the race to replace Rep. Jason Chaffetz. The Legislature claims the governor called a special election before the office was technically vacant and usurped legislative power by creating the special election…

Op-ed: Utah should not buy the fear-mongering of the alcohol lobby

The Utah Legislature has enacted an important and lifesaving law to make Utah’s roads safer for families by lowering the impaired driving limit to .05 percent BAC. Yet, this newspaper recently published an opinion piece from Candace Lightner opposing Utah’s…

Can the Utah Jazz find an immediate impact late in the NBA draft?

The waiting may be the hardest part. But when it comes to the NBA draft, it has become almost the only option. “It’s a baseball draft,” ESPN analyst Fran Fraschilla said last week. “For the most part, teams are drafting…