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Utahn dies of human plague, health officials confirm

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:33pm

State health officials are investigating a case of bubonic plague, which killed an elderly man in Utah earlier this month.

Pregnant woman injured in hit-and-run crash; police seek driver

Pat Reavy and Paul Nelson  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:24pm

Police asked for the public's help Thursday in finding a woman believed to have caused a hit-and-run accident in Orem that put a pregnant woman in the hospital.

Surveillance video shows boys leaving suspicious package at school

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:21pm

Police are looking for two unidentified teenage boys who allegedly left a box at Oquirrh Elementary School and wrote messages on it claiming an explosive device was inside. The boys actions were recorded on surveillance video.

New Neuroworx Center helping more paralysis patients realize dreams

Ed Yeates  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:06pm

From one small room in a strip mall to more than 24,000 square feet, Neuroworx cut the ribbon Thursday on it's new $9-million rehab center in Sandy. For paralysis patients, the evolution is a dream come true.

Vandals cause $150K in damages to cement business

Ben Lockhart and Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 9:48pm

Vandals popped the tires and broke out the windows of several cement trucks and other vehicles at a Mt. Pleasant business Tuesday night, and police are looking for whoever is responsible.

Reward offered in case of cabin 'cereal' burglars

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 9:26pm

The Iron County Sheriff's Office is looking for a group of juveniles believed to have burglarized several mountain cabins.

Tooele coach pleads guilty to having sex with teen girl

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 9:03pm

A volunteer Tooele High track coach accused of having sex with a 15-year-old girl on the team has pleaded guilty to reduced charges.

Quick response saved toddler from drowning, deputies say

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 8:14pm

Box Elder County deputies say the parents of a 2-year-old boy looked away for a brief moment, then found their son at the bottom of a pool. They say the quick response of witnesses saved the boy's life.

Cheer team dance inspired by fight against cancer

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 7:04pm

A local cheer squad is dancing in honor of those impacted by cancer in their community at the Relay for Life Saturday.

Teen accused of murdering neighbor now charged with raping her

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 6:43pm

A 15-year-old charged with luring his 12-year-old neighbor from her home and killing her now faces an additional charge of rape.

Trio charged in home invasion attack on Vernal man

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 6:35pm

Three Uintah County men are facing felony charges after a violent home-invasion attack that left a Vernal man with more than a dozen stab wounds and one of his alleged attackers with a bullet hole in the leg.

1 dead after semitruck falls into ravine

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 5:49pm

One person died when a semitruck traveling on SR-59 fell 200 feet down into a ravine, police said. It is unclear when the accident occurred, or how long the truck and body have been in the ravine.

Man hired to kill girl's boyfriend gets 165 days in jail

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 5:44pm

A man contracted to kill an unwanted boyfriend said in court Thursday that he never intended to harm the man, but used the money to get an apartment.

Contact lens makers take fight over price law to court

Kristen Wyatt, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 5:31pm

Contact lens makers struggled Thursday to defend their pricing policies in a federal appeals case that could have wide-ranging effects on the $4 billion industry.

Day after fatal shooting, police still have few answers

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 5:14pm

The investigation into a fatal officer-involved shooting in West Jordan continued Thursday with police releasing few new details.

Traffic cleared after fuel spill closes northbound I-15

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 4:12pm

Northbound lanes reopened on I-15 Thursday afternoon after a dump truck spilled diesel fuel near 6800 South, officials said.

For girl losing hair, a stranger reaches out to help

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 3:54pm

A good samaritan is raising money for an eighth grade girl he's never met who is losing her hair.

18-year-old dies days after Ogden drive-by shooting

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 1:40pm

An 18-year-old who was shot while riding his bike in Ogden last week died of his injuries Sunday, police said.

Lehi police need public's help identifying 3 burglary suspects

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 12:16pm

The Lehi Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying three suspects who they say burglarized a local business.

Park City company makes splash with floating speaker

Mike Stapley, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 11:59am

Utah tech consultants Raptor Creative Design hope to have a hit on their hands with their own product, the Optical Musical Object. In addition, they offer their clients advantages many of their larger competitors cannot.