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Police ID deceased suspect in trooper-involved shooting

Linda Williams and Shara Park  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:25am

Investigators have identified the man who died, apparently from a self-inflicted gunshot, after a confrontation with a UHP trooper. The trooper successfully underwent surgery.

Man runs across highway, killed in hit-and-run accident

KSL.com  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 8:46am

Police on Friday were searching for a car that hit and killed a man as he ran across several lanes of traffic on Bangerter Highway.

Swimmer with one leg sets new records

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 8:03am

An extremely talented high school swimmer excels in her sport, and she does it all with one leg.

'Sister Wives' cite gay marriage ruling in polygamy case

Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:21am

A polygamous family says the landmark Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage shows that laws prohibiting consensual adult relationships are outdated even if the unions are unpopular.

Presidential candidate Rand Paul to rally in Orem

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 6:45am

Utah will be the last stop on a five-day campaign swing through five Western states for Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul.

13-year-old son helps rescue Utah dad in Idaho wilderness

KSL.com  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:34pm

A Utah man is recovering after being hit by a falling boulder in the Idaho backcountry. He survived thanks to his quick-thinking 13-year-old son, he said.

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 School track coach accused of having inappropriate sexual conduct 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.