Salt Lake Tribune reporter Jacobs departs for new posts

  Becky Jacobs, a reporter covering women’s issues via Report for America at the Salt Lake Tribune will leave her post after three years. Her tweet reads, “What’s next? I’ll be working at @PostCrescent, creating a new beat (again) and reporting on the paper industry for Gannett’s Wisconsin newspaper network.” Previously, she was a crime […]

Baker joins Salt Lake Tribune as videographer

The Salt Lake Tribune has hired Bethany Baker as a videographer with support from Report for America. Previously, she was a photojournalist at The Coloradoan in Fort Collins, Colo. She begins new role on May 31. Previously, Baker was a photojournalist at The Billings Gazette in Montana and The World in Coos Bay, Ore. She […]

Sapunar to cover business for the Salt Lake Tribune

  Leto Sapunar, a freelance journalist, is joining The Salt Lake Tribune via Report for America to cover business, sustainability and accountability. His bylines have appeared in the Scientific American, Medscape Medical News, Retraction Watch, Popular Science and more. Sapunar holds a bachelor’s degree from Oregon State University and a master’s degree from New York […]

Salt Lake Tribune names Jayswal culture reporter

The Salt Lake Tribune has hired Palak Jayswal as its culture reporter. She joins from KUER 90.1 in Salt Lake, Utah, where she was a digital producer. She also served as an editor at the BIPOC Critics Collective and was a music writer at SLUG Magazine. She has also worked freelance, has interned at NPR […]

What does the Salt Lake Tribune plan for 2022?

The Salt Lake Tribune, Utah’s independent nonprofit news room, is 23 percent larger than it was a year ago, with the additions of a three-member Innovation Lab reporting team, a West Salt Lake Valley reporter and a second Southern Utah reporter. Going forward, the Tribune plans on adding more journalists. Other investments, as cited by […]

Crosby departs Review-Journal for the Tribune

Rachel Crosby will be leaving her post as reporter at the Las Vegas Review-Journal to join The Salt Lake Tribune as a breaking news and social justice editor. Her new role begins in September. Prior to joining the Review-Journal in 2015, Crosby was a metro reporting intern at Chicago Tribune Media Group. She was also […]

Salt Lake Tribune debuts new e-edition

The Salt Lake Tribune and PressReader have collaborated to launch an enhanced e-edition of the Utah-based newspaper powered by PressReader’s white-label solution, Branded Editions – which has been developed around readers’ feedback. After its initial launch in January, the Tribune’s e-edition users asked for a more user-friendly platform, which led to the publisher switching tech […]

Salt Lake Tribune reporter Stevens departs

The Salt Lake Tribune state government reporter Taylor Stevens will be leaving and moving to Phoenix, where she will be pursuing a master’s in investigative journalism at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism. Previously, she has held the post of city and county government and politics reporter. She has also interned at the […]

Burningham joins Salt Lake Tribune as managing editor

The Salt Lake Tribune has appointed Grant Burningham as managing editor. Previously, he was the editorial director at the School of Pharmacy at the University of California. Prior to that, he was editor at Area 1 Security. He has also served as a chief home page editor and technology editor at Newsweek. Burningham was also […]

Salt Lake Tribune seeks three journalists to cover innovation

With support from donors, the nonprofit Salt Lake Tribune will soon launch a pioneering team of journalists who will share with readers how Utah can creatively move forward. The Innovation Lab is a three-person team that will highlight what is working. The team will focus on private sector approaches to public challenges. Here are short […]