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Man charged with killing UTA worker appears in Wyoming court

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 7:31pm

A Utah man who faces a possible death sentence if convicted of killing a UTA worker in Wyoming and dumping his body in a remote area, was bound over to district court on Thursday.

Looking back at the origin of SUU 120 years later

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 7:02pm

Southern Utah University celebrates 120 years as one of Utah's higher education universities, but that wouldn't have happened if it weren't for a difficult trip into the mountains.

Writing conference invites national bestselling authors, helps teen publish her own novel

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 6:37pm

The Teen Author Boot Camp is an annual conference hosted in Utah that encourages teens to improve and expand their creative writing abilities.

Resident shoots 2 home invasion suspects, killing 1, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 6:28pm

A resident shot two men — one was killed and one was seriously injured — after police say the men broke into the resident's apartment early Thursday.

Colon cancer rising among young adults, new study says

Erin Goff  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 5:49pm

Colon cancer is the No. 2 cause of cancer death in the United States, closely following lung cancer. Doctors are seeing an increase in millennials diagnosed with colon cancer. Doctor's diagnosed Roger Hansen with colon cancer at 30.

Woman says football star told her reporting rape would 'ruin my career'

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 5:27pm

In the middle of a three-day preliminary hearing, the fourth of seven alleged victims testified that former Utah State football star Torrey Green raped her in his student apartment, then told her a report of a rape would "ruin my career."

Sheriff defends his 'harsh' plan to solve homelessness 'crisis'

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 5:16pm

Making an urban campsite in downtown Salt Lake City is not an invitation to allow drug addicts to continue their illegal activity in a different location, Salt Lake County Sheriff's Jim Winder said.

Utah needle exchange program put on hold

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 5:02pm

A Utah needle exchange program has been put on hold following concerns from law enforcement that it would encourage drug use.

Fire captain's discrimination lawsuit against Salt Lake moves to federal court

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 4:45pm

A Salt Lake fire captain's discrimination lawsuit against the city, Mayor Jackie Biskupski, former Fire Chief Brian Dale and two other high-ranking fire officials has been moved from state court to federal court.

Enoch man dies in rollover crash on SR 130

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 4:12pm

An Enoch man was killed after being ejected as his vehicle rolled on state Route 130 Thursday morning, police said.

Logan students can sleep in next year — a little

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 4:10pm

A change in class schedules at Logan High School has pushed the entire small city district to later school start times next year.

3 law enforcers have certification revoked by POST Council

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 4:04pm

Officers having sex while on duty, trying to enter the wrong apartment while intoxicated and illegally using their police tools were among the cases heard Thursday by the Peace Officer Standards and Training Council.

Have You Seen This? Riverton dad saves daughter from wakesurfing disaster

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 1:19pm

This Utah father-daughter duo's trip to the lake led to an expertly avoided disaster and a viral video. Watch Kevin Farr's expert "dad reflexes" as he catches his daughter mid-fall, while still maintaining his balance on a surfboard.

U. pushes for more women in video game engineering

Cosette Jarrett, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 12:37pm

Despite the video gaming industry’s consistent growth and evolution, gender diversity remains a key issue in game design and creation. The University of Utah, however, is working to change that.

The fly angler's secret for fishing small creeks and streams

Robert Williamson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 12:09pm

When the large rivers are flowing high and murky, don't overlook small streams and creeks to satisfy your desire to go fly fishing. While the location of these streams may be secret, the rewards of fishing them are well known!

Man robs Farmington credit union after waiting outside for employees to open doors

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 11:11am

A man robbed a credit union in Farmington Wednesday morning after waiting outside for it to open and then walking in with employees.

Defendant in David Heisler kidnapping case to be federally indicted; death penalty on table

Kimberly Scott, St. George News  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:58am

Nine months after 30-year-old David Heisler was abducted from his Santa Clara home and left for dead on the Arizona Strip, the three suspects believed by authorities to have perpetrated the abhorrent and shocking crime appeared in court.

Man charged with shooting at family in road rage incident

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 8:20am

A West Valley man has been charged with firing a shot at a vehicle occupied by a couple and their two children who were driving home from dinner.

Governor signs education budget into law at Riverton school

Ryan Morgan  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 8:05am

Oquirrh Hills Middle School students welcomed the governor to their school Wednesday for the ceremonial signing of three education bills passed during the 2017 Legislature, including the education budget.

Man charged in massage parlor sting

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 7:41am

The Utah Attorney General's Office has charged a man with prostitution and money laundering for operating a massage parlor that offered more than back rubs.