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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.

Some Davis, Weber county residents still without power after windstorm

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 6:49pm

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.

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.

Toddler allegedly killed by stepfather had other injuries, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 5:59pm

Unified police detectives investigating the death of a 1-year-old boy were looking Monday at whether the boy suffered a series of abuses before he died.

West Valley man tried to entice a 13-year-old, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 5:05pm

A man who allegedly thought he was meeting up with a 13-year-old child was instead greeted by members of the Internet Crimes Against Children task force.

Video game developer appeals wage case to Utah Supreme Court

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 4:09pm

A Utah developer of video games like "Alvin and the Chipmunks" and "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2005" asked the Utah Supreme Court on Monday to toss out his criminal convictions for not paying more than 100 employees.

Bountiful gas leak spurs Main Street closure

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 2nd - 3:45pm

A gas leak in Bountiful caused Main Street to close for a short time Monday afternoon, officials said.

Woman files wrongful death lawsuit in doghouse highway death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 3:31pm

A woman whose husband and 4-year-old daughter were killed when a doghouse fell out of a man's truck and caused a highway pileup has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

Utah woman named semifinalist for Extreme Huntress competition

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 2nd - 3:00pm

Christy Barney, who works as a full-time hunting consultant for Worldwide Trophy Adventures, has hunted for most of her life.

Smithfield man charged with murdering his father

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 1:17pm

A Smithfield man accused of inviting his father to his house and then stabbing him multiple times was charged Monday with murder.

Hike of the week: Local turtle-shaped hill offers beautiful views

Arianne Brown, Contributor  |  Posted  May 2nd - 11:29am

Amidst the 41.7-square miles of Eagle Mountain are seemingly endless miles of beautiful foothills, providing picturesque views of the valley below and the mountains beyond. One of those is Turtle Trail Hill, aptly named by one local man who loved his

Make Your Week: 3 sweet stories to brighten up Monday

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:03am

There is no shortage of bad news spreading across the Internet on a daily basis, and we could all use more good news.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Xoel Cardenas and Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 2nd - 7:30am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Police investigating gunshots in Liberty Park

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 1st - 10:30pm

Police took three men into custody Sunday after gunshots were fired in Liberty Park.

West Valley police investigating Sunday morning stabbing

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 1st - 10:30pm

Police are investigating a Sunday morning stabbing that left a 43-year-old man in critical condition.

National Defense Authorization Act includes provisions on sage grouse

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  May 1st - 10:25pm

The House Armed Services Committee passed the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2017 on Thursday. The bill includes a provision that prevents the implementation of federal plans on sage grouse management in Utah and other states.

Police: Man arrested in killing of stepson

Ashton Goodell  |  Posted  May 1st - 10:24pm

A 18-month-old toddler died Sunday morning after fighting for his life for two days at Primary Children's Hospital. Unified Police Department reported that the stepfather drowned the young boy.