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Take Shelter Coalition Clashes with SLCPD in a Downtown Protest

Take Shelter Coalition Clashes with SLCPD in a Downtown Protest

By Joseph Moss, News Writer

January 18, 2020

   “We came to camp and to help people. The cops came to tear stuff down, attack and brutalize people, which they did,” said Finn Ballum, an organizer for the Take Shelter Coalition. On Jan. 3, the Take Shelter Coalition set up an encampment in Washington Square Park, with the goal of ai...

Improved Ties with the Governor and Downtown Development Addressed in Televised SLC Mayoral Debate

Improved Ties with the Governor and Downtown Development Addressed in Televised SLC Mayoral Debate

By Miacel Spotted Elk, News Writer

July 16, 2019

  On Monday, July 15, Salt Lake City’s mayoral candidates gathered for a debate hosted by the Pioneer Park Coalition. Broadcast by KSL-TV and live-streamed on Facebook, the forum was moderated by radio host Doug Jones.  All eight candidates — Jim Dabakis, Luz Escamilla, David Garbett, Richar...

Former U Student, Now Police Sergeant, Meets President Obama

Former U Student, Now Police Sergeant, Meets President Obama

By Mary Royal

March 2, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] When Charli Goodman answered the phone last week she had no idea the opportunity of a lifetime would be waiting on the other end of the call. [ OLIVER ANDERSON: WORKING HARD TO BE A STUDENT ] A graduate of the U’s master’s program in Middle Eastern Studies and a sergeant with the S...

Steering Clear of Evil on Halloween

October 30, 2014

Halloween can be a time of fun for many, but concerns about safety often arise on a night with increased activity in the streets. Salt Lake City Police Department spokesperson Lara Jones said students should not single out Halloween as a particularly unsafe day. “We can’t say empirically ...

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