Taylor Halversen http://upr.org en Senator Mike Lee argues for tax reform http://upr.org/post/senator-mike-lee-argues-tax-reform <p>Senator Mike Lee proposed a tax reform Tuesday seeking to encourage social mobility and promote middle-class economic security.</p><p>Lee claimed the current economic strains on lower and middle classes are not a crisis of unequal wealth of income, but of unequal&nbsp;opportunity.</p><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 22:51:45 +0000 Taylor Halversen 30586 at http://upr.org Senator Mike Lee argues for tax reform Logan lower canal contaminated with oil http://upr.org/post/logan-lower-canal-contaminated-oil <p>A canal used for agricultural purposes in North Logan and Hyde Park was contaminated this weekend.</p><p>On Saturday, the “lower canal” which runs throughout North Logan along 400 and 800 East and through central Hyde Park became contaminated with oils from a truck conducting a chip and seal project along 1800 North in North Logan.</p><p>After the sealant on the road was laid down, a consistent rain storm washed the compound into the canal before the water-based part of the compound could evaporate. Mon, 29 Jul 2013 21:58:33 +0000 Taylor Halversen 28206 at http://upr.org Man missing near Hardware Ranch in Hyrum http://upr.org/post/man-missing-near-hardware-ranch-hyrum <p>A search is underway for a 21-year old Ogden man who went missing in Cache County Wednesday. According to Lt. Brian Locke of the Cache County Sheriff’s Office, Jerry Duran’s family said he left from their campsite yesterday evening around 5:30 p.m. and did not return.</p><p>“We believe there was some kind of argument or disagreement at the camp with his family he was up there with,” Locke said.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 19:32:36 +0000 Taylor Halversen 28093 at http://upr.org