Topics :: Utah
By Brady McCombs | Tuesday Apr 2, 2013
The Boy Scouts of America have rejected an application for a scouting troop sponsored by a Utah gay rights organization.
By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Feb 12, 2013
Officials from the Mormon Church are working with gay rights groups to create a bill that would protect the LGBT community against discrimination in Utah.
Tuesday Jan 15, 2013
A book about a lesbian couple raising children has returned to a Utah school district’s library shelves, amid a lawsuit from the American Civil Liberties Union.
Thursday Nov 29, 2012
On December 1, Park City’s High West Distillery and Saloon celebrates its third anniversary and National Repeal Day, marking the end of Prohibition in 1933.
By Jason St. Amand | Monday Aug 20, 2012
About 40 people who were partying at one of Salt Lake City’s most popular gay clubs on Thursday were attacked by flaming projectiles.
Friday Aug 17, 2012
Though pride festivals are common in major cities around the country, the Moab Pride Festival is a standout for its remoteness in southern Utah. Last year’s inaugural event drew hundreds of participants from the Four Corners area.
By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jul 2, 2012
ACLU is challenging a Utah school district’s decision that restricts elementary school students from accessing a picture book about a lesbian couple raising children.
Monday Jun 4, 2012
More than 300 Mormon church members who are not gay drew shouts of approval and tears from spectators while marching in the Utah Gay Pride Parade in downtown Salt Lake City.
Monday May 21, 2012
Given Utah’s associations with everything Mormon, you might imagine that the food in the nation’s 45th state would be heavily influenced by restraint and restriction. Yet Utah is rapidly making a name for itself in the culinary world.
By Shaun Knittel | Friday Sep 16, 2011
Even though Utah’s ambiguous hate crimes law does not include sexual orientation, local officials have condemned the recent spate of attacks against gay men in Salt Lake City and surrounding areas.