Wednesday brings snow to central and southern Utah

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4) – It’s been a very active weather pattern in Utah this week and it will continue into Wednesday, though it will be focused in the central and southern parts of the state. There is an “upper-level low” in northern California that is aiding...
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Republicans expand supermajority in Utah Legislature

Utah's GOP-dominated Legislature is entering the 2023 General Session with more power than last year.Between the lines: New congressional and legislative boundaries approved by the Legislature in 2021 worked in Republicans' favor during the midterm elections, expanding their supermajority in the House.A two-thirds majority vote in the House and Senate is necessary to override a veto from the governor.Why it matters: Supermajorities often boast sweeping power to amend state constitutions and overrule governors, Axios' Stef W. Kight reports. The big picture: Half of all state legislatures are on track to have veto-proof majorities, handing the party in power a historic...

December 7, 2022 Forecast First

Scattered showers expected for today along the Colorado and Utah border. These showers will clear up through the end of the work week, but unsettled weather is on its way for the weekend.

Gift ideas for your Utah foodies

If you're searching for a gift to satisfy the most exacting food connoisseurs in your life, we have some options to keep it local. Amano Artisan ChocolateAmano is one of the world's top chocolate makers, and it's right here in our backyard.The Salt Lake City caterer Culinary Crafts assembled a fun idea for a tasting tray with Beehive Cheese and Creminelli meats.Price: $8.95-$14.95 per bar (These are for savoring, not scarfing down like Halloween candy.)Caribbean sauces and elixirsVan Kwartel Flavor Science sells Caribbean-inspired spice blends, marinades, sauces and drink mixes at the Downtown Winter Market and other locations listed on...

Rep. Albrecht Wraps Up 2022

I hope you have a happy holiday season and a very merry Christmas and happy New Year! This is an exciting time of year and an opportunity to reflect on our many blessings. May this month be filled with joy and time spent with your loved ones. 2023 Legislative Survey.

DWR Recommends Great Christmas Gift Ideas

While some people may not be thinking about hunting or fishing during December, there are still plenty of opportunities to do both this time of year. So, why not surprise your friends or family with a Utah fishing or hunting license for Christmas or pay for their registration fee for a hunting or fishing challenge? They make thoughtful presents, and they’re easy to buy.

Sen. Romney introduces bill to seek mineral independence from China

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4) – Utah Senator Mitt Romney along with Senator Dan Sullivan (R-AK) introduced the Critical Mineral Independence Act of 2022 as they look to secure critical mineral independence from China. According to Romney and Sullivan, the bill would work to direct the expansion of critical...

Watch: Snow turns red rocks white in Utah's Bryce Canyon

A white Christmas came a little early as snow fell on rocks in a popular park in Utah Tuesday night. Bryce Canyon National Park in southern Utah had two inches of snow Tuesday night, and its crimson-colored limestone cliffs were coated with snow. The NPS shared a video of the picturesque scene with the social news platform Storyful.