Utah Republican activist and fundraiser Greg Peterson is accused of kidnapping and raping four women [Tribune, Deseret News, ABC 4, Daily Herald, KSL, KUTV].
Peterson claimed close ties with a number of politicians, including Mitt Romney [Deseret News, KSL].
Gov. Gary Herbert calls for a comprehensive strategy to help Utah conserve water resources [Deseret News].
Activists are organizing to protest during the ALEC meeting in Salt Lake City later this month [City Weekly].
A number of candidates spend some time talking with Utah low income advocates [Tribune].
West Valley City Mayor Mike Winder says residents should ignore panhandlers instead of giving them money [Tribune].
One of the backers of the Utah law allowing the use of precious metals as legal tender has been charged with running a Ponzi scheme [Tribune].
A report says the backlog of immigration cases in Utah is getting larger [Tribune].
The Utah Department of Health kicks off a statewide tour to offer help for victims of the massive data breach in that department [Tribune, Daily Herald].
BYU is warning students of a data breach that may have compromised data [Daily Herald].