Scott D. Pierce, Salt Lake Tribune

Scott D. Pierce

Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake City, UT, United States

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Recent articles by Scott:

Ten more Utahns died of COVID-19 in the past week

Utah's latest coronavirus data released from the state Department of Health. → Read More

Utah red flag warning: Much of state in for a blustery weekend start

A red flag warning is in effect across most of Utah until 10 p.m. Saturday, according to the National Weather Service, making for a blustery start to the Juneteenth holiday weekend. → Read More

Scott D. Pierce: ‘Real Housewives of SLC’ and ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’ nominated for TV critics awards

Three shows with strong Utah ties – "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City," "Under the Banner of Heaven" and "Real World Homecoming: New Orleans" — are nominated for Television Critics Association Awards. → Read More

Comedian Eddie Izzard will headline Equality Utah’s gala in August

Eddie Izzard will perform at Equality Utah's Allies Gala fundraiser at the Eccles Theater on Aug. 27. → Read More

Parts of Utah will be ‘dangerously hot’ this weekend

It will be "dangerously hot" in parts of Utah this weekend, and just plain hot across the rest of the state. → Read More

12 more Utahns die of COVID-19 as state’s death toll nears 4,800

Utah's latest coronavirus data released from the state Department of Health. → Read More

‘Stranger Things’ visits Utah in Season 4 — and it’s comic relief

Season 4 of “Stranger Things” is bigger, broader and bloodier — and part of the story takes place in Salt Lake City. → Read More

Utah kids were more depressed last year — and more findings from new state youth report

The 2021 Utah Adolescent Health Report also found that children caught COVID-19 more often than previously reported. → Read More

Utah man pleads guilty to assaulting police during Jan. 6 riot at U.S. Capitol

Landon Kenneth Copeland faces the possibility of more than four years in prison. → Read More

Pleasant Grove woman is shot to death, and her son has been arrested

A 21-year-old man has been arrested after his mother was shot to death in Pleasant Grove, Utah. → Read More

There’s a red flag warning in southern Utah — and a slight chance of snow in Salt Lake City

Red flag warning in southern Utah. And temperatures will drop in northern Utah on Thursday — there's even a slight chance of snow. → Read More

A gorilla mother and daughter are joining the ‘troop’ at Hogle Zoo

Two western lowland gorillas — a mother and daughter — have joined the "troop" at Hogle Zoo. → Read More

Utah man reportedly confesses to killing the mother of his 7-month-old child

The former boyfriend of a Utah woman who was found shot to death in a recreational area Friday has confessed to killing her, according to police, and the suspect’s current girlfriend reportedly told investigators that she helped him hide the body. → Read More

Latter-day Saints will break ground on Ephraim Temple in August

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will break ground on the Ephraim Temple in August. → Read More

Hello, Paige Davis! How the ‘Trading Spaces’ host and TV pitchwoman came to Utah for ‘Hello, Dolly!’

Paige Davis — the "Trading Spaces" host who was the spokeswoman for RC Willey — is starring in "Hello, Dolly!" at Pioneer Theatre Company in Salt Lake City. → Read More

‘Star Trek: Strange New Worlds’ is pretty great — so the impossible-to-please fans should just quit whining

The new "Star Trek: Strange New Worlds" is really good — it's the original series with vastly better special effects. → Read More

Suspect in fatal Utah stabbing calls police, turns self in

Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a fatal stabbing Saturday in West Valley City after he turned himself in to authorities. → Read More

Oscar winner defends ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’ against criticism from church-owned newspaper

Oscar-winner Dustin Lance Black defends "Under the Banner of Heaven" against criticism from church-owned Deseret News at premiere event in Salt Lake City. → Read More

Scott D. Pierce: Miniseries about the Lafferty murders can be tough to watch, but worth it

Review: "Under the Banner of Heaven" can be tough to watch, but the miniseries about Utah's Lafferty murders is worth it. → Read More

Jordan High student killed by TRAX train after lifting gate and going underneath

A bicyclist is killed by a TRAX train after lifting a warning gate and going underneath it. → Read More