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No. 14 Utah beats No. 10 Oregon 38-10 for 1st Rose Bowl bid

Dec. 04, 2021 01:39 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — As the Utah players celebrated the Pac-12 championship surrounded by roses and confetti, the memories of two teammates who couldn't share in the moment was paramount. The past year marked by tragedy following the deaths of Ty Jordan and Aaron Lowe will...

Where's the snow? Rockies winter starts with a whimper

Dec. 03, 2021 17:54 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Denver's winter has started with a whimper, and the parched mountains to the west aren't faring much better. The Mile High City has already shattered its 87-year-old record for the latest measurable snowfall set on Nov. 21, 1934, and it's a little more...

Iconic sheer trail at Zion National Park to require permits

Dec. 03, 2021 16:33 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Zion National Park will soon require reservations to hike a famous southern Utah trail perched on the edge of a red-rock cliff, officials announced Friday. As of April 1, people who want to hike the narrow Angels Landing hike will need permits...

Suspect killed in Utah parking lot shootout, 2 cops wounded

Dec. 02, 2021 18:44 PM EST

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) — A Utah man wanted by police was killed and two officers were wounded in a shootout in the parking lot of a convenience store in suburban Salt Lake City, police said. The 20-year-old suspect, Anei Joker, was wanted in a robbery and rape...

Death of bullied Utah girl draws anger over suicides, racism

Dec. 02, 2021 16:57 PM EST

DRAPER, Utah (AP) — When her 10-year-old daughter tried spraying air freshener on herself before school one morning, Brittany Tichenor-Cox suspected something was wrong with the sweet little girl whose beaming smile had gone dormant after she started the fifth grade. ...

Take 2: Oregon, Utah meet again with Pac-12 on the line

Dec. 02, 2021 15:33 PM EST

Just 13 days after Utah knocked Oregon out of contention for a College Football Playoff berth, the two teams meet again to decide the Pac-12 champion. The winner of Friday night's game in Las Vegas will be going to the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day. ...

ACLU of Utah investigating after books removed from schools

Nov. 23, 2021 14:15 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Utah is investigating complaints related to the removal of several books from high school library shelves in a suburban Salt Lake City district after a parent complaint. The Canyons School District appears to...

No. 4 Oregon at No. 24 Utah tops Pac-12 this week

Nov. 18, 2021 02:17 AM EST

Things to watch in Week 11 of the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 4 Oregon (9-1, 6-1 Pac-12) at No. 24 Utah, Saturday. A potential preview of the Pac-12 Championship game could also have a huge impact on the College Football Playoff. The Ducks...

New program helps families get homes in rising market

Nov. 13, 2021 08:17 AM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — As things stood, Abby Reader, a junior high music teacher, figured she and her family would be renting long into the indefinite future. She and her husband, Kevin, living in a rental that was too small for their growing family, had been hoping to get...

Gobert, Ingles, Mitchell, Turner fined for altercation

Nov. 12, 2021 20:06 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert, forward Joe Ingles and guard Donovan Mitchell and Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner were fined Friday by the NBA for their roles in an altercation Thursday night. Gobert was fined $35,000 for initiating the altercation with...