Latest Salt Lake City metropolitan area Stories

2008-10-10 09:00:30

By Deseret News editorial With the nation's economy contracting daily, you may think this isn't the time to talk about growth. Actually, it is a great time.

2008-10-10 09:00:30

By Brice Wallace Deseret News It worked with Paris. Maybe it will work with Tokyo. That was the thinking of a state board that committed money Thursday to help get Delta Air Lines to start direct flights between Salt Lake City International Airport and Tokyo in mid-2009.

2008-10-10 09:00:30

The Hogle Zoo will not be playing host to voters on Election Day after all. The polling location raised eyebrows on the Salt Lake County Council, whose members voiced concerns last week about the choice in light of the $33 million bond the zoo is hoping voters will approve Nov. 4.

2008-10-08 09:00:24

I strongly support all the thousands of people out there who are looking to create "green" jobs. A clean-energy economy will create millions of jobs that we could use right now. Kaz Speirs Salt Lake City (c) 2008 Deseret News (Salt Lake City). Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-10-07 09:00:27

A man mistakenly released from jail because of a paperwork error by the Salt Lake District Attorney's Office will spend the next 18 years in federal prison.

2008-10-06 12:00:22

Marketing communications agency Axis41 (www.axis41.com) today announced its move to the newly renovated New Yorker Building in the heart of downtown Salt Lake to match its revenue growth and expanding workforce.

2008-10-06 09:00:24

By Associated Press OGDEN -- Residents of Eden who feel they're being forced into the new Powder Mountain town have filed a lawsuit in asking a judge to allow an election for the town's council.

2008-10-05 12:00:13

There are many opportunities to share your time and talents with others. Listed here are opportunities provided by the 2-1-1 Information and Referral at 1025 S. 700 West, Salt Lake City.

2008-10-05 12:00:13

The gala for the Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake this year is titled The 2008 Celebration of Justice Over Domestic Violence and will be held Friday, Oct. 10, at Little America, 505 S. Main. The event starts at 6 p.m.

2008-10-05 12:00:13

By Sara Israelsen-Hartley Deseret News The steady drizzle Saturday that drenched LDS conference-goers and soaked sports fans is just a hint of what's to come. "This is typically a transition time of the year," said Linda Cheng, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City.

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