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Orem police seek suspects shooting out windows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 6:27pm

Police in Orem are searching for suspects who have shot out the windows of more than 100 cars and 10 structures in the past week.

4 in custody following St. George assault, car theft

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 5:19pm

Four individuals are in custody after an aggravated assault and car jacking in St. George Saturday night, police said.

3 cars destroyed, 3 horses killed in 2 WVC fires

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 5:19pm

Police are investigating two fires overnight in West Valley City early Sunday that destroyed three vehicles and killed three horses.

Gov. Herbert honors Utah's 145 centenarians

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 5:18pm

Gov. Gary Herbert celebrated with "Utah's most exclusive club" Friday as the state honored its 145 centenarians.

Amid controversy, West Jordan councilman aims to realign local government

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 2:05pm

The City Council again has delayed a discussion on a proposal that could change the way things are done in West Jordan. One member claims residents misunderstand how local government is set up, giving the mayor more power than he can claim.

Report: Utah colleges producing degrees with high earning potential

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:40am

Graduates from Utah's colleges and universities are among the most well-paid in the country in several non-STEM fields, according to a PayScale report released this week.

Startup hopes to help children with autism in rural areas

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:05am

An uncle's love for his nephew, who has autism, inspires a business idea.

New vet clinic gives year of free care to canine hero

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 9:40am

Dr. Andrea Howard is thrilled to be opening the doors of her very own veterinarian's office, but perhaps no one is more excited than one special patient.

Kaysville videographer believes everyone has a story worth telling

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 9:07am

Inspired by Humans of New York, a local videographer made a video starring Utah strangers who tell bits of their stories.

Pedestrian hit, killed while crossing SLC street

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 11:25pm

A man was killed Saturday night after being struck by a motor home in Salt Lake City.

Remains of Colo. man missing 3 years found in Nevada

KSL.com  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 11:24pm

The remains of a Colorado man missing since 2012 have been found in eastern Nevada. Robin Putnam was last seen alive getting off an Amtrak train in Salt Lake City.

Man dies following assault by girlfriend's brother, police say

Ben Dowsett and Brian West  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 11:24pm

A Herriman man died Saturday, hours after being hospitalized in critical condition following a fight with his girlfriend's brother.

Subcontractor critically injured while hanging sign near power lines

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 11:23pm

A man was critically injured Saturday after he was shocked by a power line while hanging a banner near a home development site in Lehi.

Families grateful for 'outpouring of blessings' after electrical accident

Katie McKellar and Sandra Yi  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 11:19pm

The man who was electrocuted by a power line while working on the roof of a Draper business Friday left behind a wife and three children. One of the two other men who were critically injured in the incident now fights for his life in a coma.

Security breach affecting 10K Utah Food Bank donors

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 9:10pm

A security breach in the Utah Food Bank's website may have resulted in the disclosure of more than 10,000 donors' personal information.

Art of speaking to dogs alive and well in Heber Valley

Ray Boone  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 8:43pm

The annual Soldier Hollow Sheepdog Classic gets underway next weekend. In anticipation of the event, a world-renowned sheepherder took time Saturday morning to train some local sheepherders and their dogs.

Roosevelt officer's patrol vehicle, personal truck destroyed by fire

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 6:14pm

A Roosevelt police officer's patrol vehicle and his personal pickup truck were destroyed by fire at the officer's home.

Rand Paul rallies Utahns, calls Donald Trump mania 'insane'

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 5:45pm

Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul had one word for the Donald Trump phenomenon that seems to be sweeping the country: "Insane."

Weber State professor wins bid to open campaign finance records

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 1:15pm

A physics professor, curious about local political spending, has won his Utah Supreme Court bid to open records from the former Envision Ogden civic group.

Elected officials, business leaders campaign for local sales tax hike

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 12:30pm

A political issues committee joined with local mayors and business leaders outside Midvale City Hall on Thursday to promote a quarter-cent sales tax hike that will appear on the Nov. 3 ballot in 16 Utah counties.