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4K additional deer permits, new cow elk hunt approved for 2016

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  May 3rd - 11:53am

Due to growing populations, the Utah Wildlife Board recently approved adding more than 4,000 general buck deer hunting permits for the 2016 fall hunts, as well as a new cow elk hunt that offers 12,010 private lands-only permits.

Sea lion dies at Hogle Zoo: 'Truly one of a kind'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 11:17am

A sea lion at Salt Lake City's Hogle Zoo has died during a medical procedure.

Additional concourse boosts airport rebuild price tag to $2.6 billion

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:28am

Salt Lake City International Airport officials Monday announced plans to build a $740 million concourse north of the existing terminal to accommodate projected growth in passenger traffic and to replace aging facilities built in the 1960s.

Study: Flu vaccine for pregnant women a 'public health priority'

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:01am

Researchers are calling flu shots for pregnant women a "public health priority" after a study found that the vaccine confers a significant protection for newborns in the first six months of their lives.

Utah woman writes Australian pen pal for 60 years

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:51am

For the last 60 years, Orem resident Judy Stuart has been writing to an Australian woman she’s only met twice.

Ex-Monticello police sergeant sentenced to 10 days in jail

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:30am

A former Monticello police sergeant who pleaded guilty to breaking into his estranged wife's home and assaulting a man he found inside was sentenced Monday to 10 days in jail and one year of probation.

Potential threat sends police to Park City campus

Ashton Goodell  |  Posted  May 3rd - 8:39am

Extra police officers were dispatched to the Kearns' campus of the Park City School District Tuesday due to a potential threat. Parents are angry the district knew about the threat for months, but didn't tell them earlier.

'Deadpool' case headed to court Tuesday

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 8:20am

A Utah theater challenging an obscenity law that got them in trouble for serving booze during the movie "Deadpool" is headed to court Tuesday.

Magna man charged with shooting, killing neighbor's dog

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 3rd - 7:40am

A Magna man was charged Monday with shooting and killing his neighbor's pit bull.

Kaysville CPA charged with tax evasion

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 3rd - 6:59am

A Kaysville certified public accountant faces federal charges for tax evasion and failing to pay personal income tax totaling more than $153,000.

Some Davis, Weber county residents still without power after windstorm

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 11:02pm

The weekend windstorm knocked out power to about 39,000 Rocky Mountain Power customers in Weber and Davis counties, including 3,000 who were still in the dark Monday.

Canal overflows, floods 3 homes in Bluffdale due to debris

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:34pm

Three Bluffdale homes were damaged after a canal overflowed Monday evening, according to fire officials.

Ransomware cases skyrocket as Americans pay to regain access to their own data

Sloan Schrage  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:33pm

Ransomware has become an epidemic. Cyber thieves are holding photos, videos and other important files hostage until we pay up. In the past three months alone, Americans paid hundreds of millions of dollars to regain access to their own files.

Family reunited with French bulldog puppy after potential buyer steals it

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:18pm

The Anaya family is rethinking the way they sell online after a potential buyer stole one of their puppies for sale.

Ogden quadruplets now home as family gets welcome boost

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:05pm

The couple experienced the miracle of birth times four when their quadruplets were delivered by cesarean section at McKay-Dee Hospital March 3 at just 28 weeks.

Police: Man who fatally shot K-9 officer dies

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 2nd - 9:59pm

A West Jordan man accused of shooting and killing a police K-9 last week in Millcreek died Monday from injuries he suffered during the ensuing shootout with police.

Huntsman to GOP: Time to support Trump

Ladd Egan  |  Posted  May 2nd - 9:27pm

On the eve of Tuesday’s potentially decisive primary in Indiana, there’s a new call for GOP establishment to rally behind Donald Trump — and it’s coming from former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr.

Emery County project offers something new for farmers, boaters

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted  May 2nd - 7:22pm

Construction crews are wrapping up a big project in eastern Utah, a newly rebuilt irrigation dam on the Green River. It's considered unique because it has new features that will benefit not only farmers, but boaters and fish as well.

Dog accused of biting child ordered to be put down or sent to ranch

Tania Mashburn and Viviane Vo-Duc  |  Posted  May 2nd - 7:04pm

A woman is trying to save her dog that she claims was unfairly ordered by a Rich County judge to be put down or sent to a ranch. Her dog, Lilly, was accused of biting a 2-year-old boy.

Inmate admits murdering cellmate, now faces possible death sentence

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 6:31pm

An inmate pleaded guilty Monday to murdering another inmate at the Central Utah Correctional Facility in Gunnison and now faces a possible death sentence.