Utah Legislature http://kpcw.org en Hone Ready To Challenge Brown In November http://kpcw.org/post/hone-ready-challenge-brown-november <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">While Summit County's GOP plan to meet later last week, Coalville Republican Mel Brown, who represents House District 53, has two challengers within the party. One of those is Morgan City resident Blaine Hone, who says that Brown has done a good job, but leans too much toward the mainstream, as with education. Rick Brough has more.</span></p><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 02:11:09 +0000 Rick Brough 11630 at http://kpcw.org Hone Ready To Challenge Brown In November Horrocks Challenges Van Tassell From Within GOP http://kpcw.org/post/horrocks-challenges-van-tassell-within-gop <p>Susan Horrocks, a Republican, is challenging incumbent GOP leader Kevin Van Tassell for re-election to Senate District 26. Horrock said she will be able to represent a five county, rural district that stretches from Vernal to Park City. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 02:03:37 +0000 Rick Brough 11637 at http://kpcw.org Horrocks Challenges Van Tassell From Within GOP Worthen Becomes Brown's Sole Dem Opponent http://kpcw.org/post/worthen-becomes-browns-sole-dem-opponent <p>Incumbent GOP Representative Mel Brown only has one Democratic challenger in his re-election bid for House District 53. That is Morgan County resident Ray Worthen. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 02:16:01 +0000 Rick Brough 11638 at http://kpcw.org Worthen Becomes Brown's Sole Dem Opponent Baldwin Happy With Bill To Clean Filthy Air http://kpcw.org/post/baldwin-happy-bill-clean-filthy-air <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Although a lot was made early on in this year's legislative session about cleaning up Utah's dirty air, many of the proposals to do that didn't make it through the process. Still, as </span>KPCW's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Leslie Thatcher reports, a handful of them did and will help make a difference.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 22:24:04 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 11335 at http://kpcw.org Baldwin Happy With Bill To Clean Filthy Air Good News For Tourism: Money http://kpcw.org/post/good-news-tourism-money <p>There's good news for Utah's tourism industry out of this year's legislative session - which committed $15 million to promoting the state. In addition, those funds could continue to grow each year. Lynn Ware Peek has more.</p><p></p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 23:38:51 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 11263 at http://kpcw.org Good News For Tourism: Money