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Utahns sign compact committing to pollution, climate change mitigation

Parking spaces for electric vehicles are pictured during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Sandy City Hall on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Utah leaders gathered virtually on Wednesday to sign the Utah Climate and Clean Air Compact, a new initiative that commits to a more sustainable future in the Beehive State....

Postal Service says don’t worry about mail-in ballots, they’ll count

U.S. Postal Service letter carrier Heidi Barlow organizes mail that she will deliver from the post office in the Sugar House neighborhood of Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020. | Steve Griffin, Deseret News SALT LAKE CITY — Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of...

VP debate prelude: Republican attorneys general bash Harris; women’s group slams Pence

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge, left, talks with Adam Piper, executive director of the Republican Attorneys General Association, after an association press conference about Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris’ record at The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020. | Kristin Murphy,...

Small groups of students could be returning to Salt Lake schools

An empty classroom at Mount Jordan Middle School in Sandy is pictured on Tuesday, April 14, 2020. | Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News 70% of Salt Lake parents say online learning is going at least moderately well, district survey says SALT LAKE CITY — “Small groups” of Salt Lake...

Inside the faith journeys of Kamala Harris and Mike Pence

Crews put finishing touches on the stage at Kingsbury Hall at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, in preparation for Wednesday’s vice presidential debate. | Spenser Heaps, Deseret News The vice presidential candidates who debate Wednesday worship the same God but hear...

How to watch the 2020 vice presidential debate from Salt Lake City

A camera operator is surrounded by plexiglass panels to protect against COVID-19 as preparations take place for the vice presidential debate at the University of Utah, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, in Salt Lake City. The vice presidential debate between Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic vice presidential candidate, Sen....

Vice presidential debate: Here’s how we arrived at this historic moment

A sprawling media tent outside of Kingsbury Hall at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City is pictured on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, in preparation for Wednesday’s vice presidential debate. | Spenser Heaps, Deseret News SALT LAKE CITY — On Wednesday, the nation’s spotlight will be on Salt...