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SPANISH FORK, Utah | Wildfire forces evacuation of hundreds of Utah homes

SPANISH FORK, Utah — A fast-moving Utah wildfire fanned by high-winds has more than doubled in size as it burns through dry terrain and forces evacuations of hundreds of homes, the U.S. Forest Service said Friday. The blaze south of the city of Provo grew in size to 84 square miles (217 square kilometers) from … Continue reading SPANISH FORK, Utah | Wildfire forces evacuation of hundreds of Utah homes

Utah News: AG Sean D. Reyes Says Farewell to Senator John McCain

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Yesterday, on the death of United States Senator John McCain, Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes issued the following statement: A war hero and a patriot to the end, Senator McCain put America first, before party or personal interest.  He was always kind and encouraging to me in our personal … Continue reading Utah News: AG Sean D. Reyes Says Farewell to Senator John McCain

Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, Federal Indictment Charges Three Individuals With Conspiracy To Distribute Cyclopropyl Fentanyl

Charges Allege the Conspiracy Resulted in the Overdose Death of a Person SALT LAKE CITY, Uh. – A federal grand jury returned a four-count superseding indictment Wednesday charging three individuals with conspiracy to distribute controlled substances resulting in the overdose death of an individual. According to the indictment, the controlled substance was cyclopropyl fentanyl, a synthetic … Continue reading Utah News: SALT LAKE CITY, Federal Indictment Charges Three Individuals With Conspiracy To Distribute Cyclopropyl Fentanyl

Utah News: Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes Announces $100 Million 42-State Settlement with Citibank

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes Friday announced a $100 million settlement with Citibank for fraudulent conduct involving U.S. Dollar (USD) LIBOR, which is a benchmark interest rate that affects financial instruments worth trillions of dollars and has a widespread impact on global markets and consumers.  The investigation was conducted by … Continue reading Utah News: Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes Announces $100 Million 42-State Settlement with Citibank

Utah News: Targeted Coordinated Investigtion Leads To Filing Of Federal Complaint Charging Glenmob Gang With Drug Trafficking

SALT LAKE CITY, UT – A federal complaint unsealed Thursday afternoon charges 15 individuals associated with a drug-trafficking organization within the Glenmob street gang with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.  According to the complaint, Glenmob is a hybrid street gang with associations with other streets gangs. Law enforcement officers executed nine search warrants Tuesday and made … Continue reading Utah News: Targeted Coordinated Investigtion Leads To Filing Of Federal Complaint Charging Glenmob Gang With Drug Trafficking

Utah Attorney General’s Office Dismisses San Juan County Appeal

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (STL.News) Today the Utah Attorney General’s Office dismissed its appeal of charges that San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge aimed a weapon and “dry fired” at one of his deputies and then obstructed justice by misleading AGO investigators for over a year. The AGO’s Chief Criminal Deputy Spencer Austin issued the … Continue reading Utah Attorney General’s Office Dismisses San Juan County Appeal