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Body found in Montana ditch identified as Utah man

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 4th - 8:00am

Authorities have identified a man whose body was found in an irrigation ditch near Shepherd in March.

2 men sentenced for aiding in robbery, death of Lee Mart clerk

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  May 4th - 7:43am

Two men have been sentenced to prison for their roles in the aggravated robbery that led to the death of a popular convenience store clerk.

Orem real estate manager indicted in multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 4th - 6:59am

An Orem man bilked investors in his real esstate firm out of $16 million over six years in a Ponzi scheme, federal prosecutor say.

No arrests, but police making 'good headway' in Sandy killing

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 4th - 6:47am

Sandy police on Tuesday said they are continuing to interview potential suspects in the complicated case of a man found shot to death in a basement apartment six months ago.

Unseen video: UHP helicopter nearly crashes; pilot saves the day

Mike Headrick  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:36pm

A recovery effort on Lone Peak could have easily turned to tragedy for an entire search and rescue team. But thanks to a UHP helicopter pilot, everyone is alive today. Watch never-before-seen video of the event.

Family, friends gather at vigil for 18-month-old boy who drowned

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:24pm

Family and friends of 18-month-old Ethan Antes remembered the toddler during a vigil at Fisher Park in Clearfield Tuesday night.

Expert: Signs were missed that could have avoided dog-biting incident

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:22pm

As soon as KSL posted the video with the story about that dog in Bear Lake who bit a child, the comments started pouring in. There's a petition to try and keep the dog from being put down. There are also those who say the dog should be euthanized.

Warrant: USU student in sex video case says he 'just wanted to remember' ex

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:20pm

A USU student charged with filming sexual encounters with his former girlfriend without her knowledge and then showing at least one of the videos to others allegedly tried to justify his actions by saying he just wanted to remember her, police say.

Utah GOP all in for Cruz, but Trump supporter says they can be won over

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:31pm

Utah Republicans were all in for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential bid, giving him a big win in last month's caucus election in a vote tied strongly to the effort to stop the GOP's now presumptive nominee, Donald Trump.

Orem woman makes history by joining Army infantry

Abby Hobbs  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:02pm

Tara McCaig, of Orem, has become the first Utah woman to enlist in the U.S. Army infantry, following in the footsteps of other members of her family. She is also one of the first 10 women in the country to enlist.

5 must-try foods at Disneyland

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 3rd - 7:01pm

In a magical land where even the corn dogs are revered, visitors consume possibly the most delicious cuisine that has ever inhabited their eager mouths.

Potential threat sends police to Park City campus

Ashton Goodell  |  Posted  May 3rd - 5:26pm

Extra police officers were dispatched to the Kearns' campus of the Park City School District Tuesday due to a potential threat. Parents are angry the district knew about the threat for months, but didn't tell them earlier.

Police search for gunman in West Valley shooting

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 3rd - 5:16pm

A man was shot following an argument Tuesday afternoon at an apartment complex, and police are searching for the shooter.

Utah agrees not to enforce obscenity law during Brewvies lawsuit

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:52pm

Brewvies plans to show the movie this weekend that put it in the crosshairs of Utah liquor regulators for allegedly violating a state obscenity law.

I-215 reconstruction set to begin

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:12pm

The Utah Department of Transportation announced Monday that construction on the agency’s top project is scheduled to begin as early as Tuesday night.

User submitted photos: More wind damage, fires

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  May 3rd - 3:01pm

This past weekend, many residents probably felt more like they were Dorothy living in Kansas than in Utah.

Twice-deported man arrested in Salt Lake, authorities say

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 3rd - 12:46pm

A man who has been deported from the United States twice before was arrested Thursday in Salt Lake, the federal authorities announced.

Wyoming man convicted of assaulting Forest Service officer faces 20 years in prison

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 3rd - 12:17pm

A jury has convicted a Wyoming man of assaulting a federal officer during a confrontation in Lambs Canyon last fall.

4K additional deer permits, new cow elk hunt approved for 2016

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  May 3rd - 11:53am

Due to growing populations, the Utah Wildlife Board recently approved adding more than 4,000 general buck deer hunting permits for the 2016 fall hunts, as well as a new cow elk hunt that offers 12,010 private lands-only permits.

Sea lion dies at Hogle Zoo: 'Truly one of a kind'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 11:17am

A sea lion at Salt Lake City's Hogle Zoo has died during a medical procedure.