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Police arrest man who allegedly stole rare guitar worth $12K

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 6:56pm

Bountiful police were able to locate and arrest Justin Buchanan, 34, of Meridian, Idaho as the alleged guitar thief Thursday afternoon.

4 men charged with theft, vandalism at Timpanogos Cave

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 6:35pm

Four men face federal charges for allegedly vandalizing a historic building and stealing rescue gear at Timpanogos Cave National Monument more than a year ago.

2 Highland High students arrested for threatening school shooting

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 6:32pm

Two Highland High School students were arrested Wednesday for investigation of making terroristic threats against the school.

K-9 dead, man injured in police standoff

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 6:31pm

A police K-9 was shot and killed late Wednesday, leading to a four-hour standoff before a SWAT team took the suspected gunman into custody.

LDS missionary Mason Wells returns home after Brussels bombing

Tad Walch  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 6:30pm

More than five weeks after suffering second-degree burns and serious shrapnel injuries in the Brussels airport terrorist attack that wounded three other Mormon missionaries, Mason Wells returned to his Sandy, Utah home Thursday afternoon.

Colorado man dies in fall from cliff in Garfield County

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 6:27pm

A Colorado man fell to his death while on a camping trip at the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, police said Thursday.

Home caretakers stage sting operation, shoot alleged burglar

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 5:16pm

Police say a Salt Lake man wanting to protect his elderly mother-in-law's home from burglars went a little too far.

6 people overdose, die in Utah per week; officials encourage drug disposal

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 4:17pm

Utah has the fourth highest number of deaths related to prescription drug overdose in the country, according to the Utah Department of Health.

Cottonwood Heights defends police use of prescription drug database

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 3:33pm

Utah authorities say police didn't violate the rights of two firefighters when they accessed their prescription records without a warrant during an investigation into ambulance drug thefts.

BYU's cybersecurity team takes 2nd at national championship

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 3:02pm

Last weekend in San Antonio, the Brigham Young University’s Autolock team competed at the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition and took second place in a tightly contested match.

Lehi family celebrates 3 generations born on the same day

Robynn Garfield, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 12:24pm

A Utah family recently celebrated their daughter's birthday, which she shares with her dad and paternal grandfather.

Google Fiber sponsors local students' video game

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 11:45am

Learn more about local student-produced video games and SpyHop's Power Up! game design program, plus the advice these students give to those wanting to learn video game design.

Utahns go Jeeping, explore gorgeous slot canyons

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 11:36am

This weekly column highlights user-submitted photos and video of Utahns exploring our beautiful state. Watch for it each Thursday to get ideas for your next outdoors adventure.

Proposed parking fee at popular reservoir draws public outcry

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 10:28am

Dozens of Herriman residents voiced frustration Wednesday night over a proposal to add a fee for parking at Blackridge Reservoir.

Local philanthropist plans Iraqi healthcare unit for women

Ainsley Layland, Contributor  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 9:01am

Amidst unrest in the Middle East, Barbara Barrington Jones, a local Utah philanthropist, plans to make a difference in the lives of women in Iraq by building a healthcare unit.

Missing Kane County money a 'wake-up' call for Utah elected officials

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 8:05am

A new state audit reveals how a former Kane County treasurer allegedly stole thousands of dollars over three years without being detected.

Police make presence known outside Rihanna concert in targeted enforcement effort

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 7:48am

Officers warned attendees who parked within blocks of the arena to take their valuables with them, including garage door openers.

Probation ordered for Centerville couple in illegal massage case

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 6:52am

A judge has suspended a jail sentence for a Centerville couple convicted of running an illegal massage parlor in their home, ordering probation and community service instead.

Utah woman arrested in Oklahoma, suspected of kidnapping

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 27th - 11:59pm

A Utah woman wanted for kidnapping her 1-year-old grandson has been arrested in Oklahoma.

Women called heroes for reviving student who collapsed after workout

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Apr 27th - 11:01pm

Two women are being praised as heroes for their quick action in saving the life of a 17 year-old Northridge High School student whose heart suddenly stopped beating at the school Wednesday afternoon.