Politics
Jason Olson
Residents launch referendum petition to block old Cottonwood Mall housing development

Some Holladay residents protesting a 57-acre, high-density housing development on the site of the old Cottonwood Mall have launched a petition to let voters decide whether to stop the project in its tracks.

Spenser Heaps, Deseret News
Utahns grieve for families separated at border, call for 'just and humane' immigration laws
Dozens gathered at City Creek Park on Saturday for a vigil hosted by the Utah chapter of Mormon Women for Ethical Government, joining in song and prayer to grieve for the immigrant community and to call for change.
Laura Seitz, Deseret News
Group of city leaders file complaint to stop $58M Salt Lake County tax hike on 'technicality'

Several elected officials opposed to Salt Lake County's $58 million sales tax hike for transportation projects aren't letting the tax go into effect without a fight.