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The Art Makers

Step behind the curtains to meet the unsung heroes of Utah arts.

Zion, Militias and Public Lands

Cattle rancher’s armed insurrection, rooted in religious extremism, goes on trial.


From family services to hope on two wheels, these 10 local charities fight the good fight.

Finding Her Voice

One immigrant’s journey from an African village to the Mormon hinterlands.
Long before she picketed at Weber State University, before she took the LDS Church to court and before she sang opera to sublimate her anxiety, Victoria Sethunya used to wander into a barren grassland and dig for edible roots.

You're Fired!

Impeach Trump now. Ask us how!
Politics aside, you gotta admit Donald Trump’s presidency is peculiar.

Too Little Too Late?

One man’s death has activists questioning gains in law enforcement policy.
Admittedly, Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill doesn't have all the answers.

Salt Lake Eerie

31 spots in and around SLC to get your spook on.
This hyperbolic appraisal of spine-chilling locations is based on personal visits, secondhand anecdotes and internet research, aka "Googling."

Satanists Are People, Too

Shake hands with your devil-loving neighbor.
Fire! Brimstone! Router connectivity issues?

Curbing Panhandling

New legislation aims to relocate panhandlers.
It's a crisp Monday, and a man is on a mission for a morning smoke.

The Censored List

Why are these 10 important stories so underreported?
In America, we commonly think of press freedom and censorship in terms of the First Amendment.

Ghost Mall

Amid growing competition, new ownership and rebranding, can The Gateway survive?
The beige buildings are still standing.

Call it a Comeback

Long mired in economic depression, Midvale’s Main Street dusts off its small-town charm.
>When Midvale City Mayor JoAnn B. Seghini walks down Main Street, she doesn't see the dilapidated, empty buildings which haunt much of its west side.

Finding Their Muse

10 local artists share tips on how to stay inspired.
For this issue, we tracked down 10 local artists whose realities and processes are as varied as their disciplines and asked what inspires them.

Gentrify Me

Longtime Sugar House business owners reflect on the ever-changing ’hood.
Sugar House is more than a neighborhood; it's a brand, a bankable market that has kept developers salivating as shovels move dirt.


Veterans Affairs exists to help vets. So why did the Salt Lake VA appoint an anti-veteran chief?
In April 2015, psychiatrist Sayali Kulkarni received a phone call from a colleague at the Compensation and Pension department of the Salt Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

15 Ways to Fix SLC

Handy tips and tricks to ensure the survival and growth of our fair town.
Salt Lake City! The capital of Utah! A city on the rise!

Dancing With Spirits

Pacific Islander community seeks to both promote their differences and celebrate similarities.
Susi Feltch-Malohifo'ou was in the grocery store with her husband when she was reminded how stereotypes define the way some see her.

The Beer Issue

Beer, glorious beer!


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