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Woman, 2 dogs recovering after fall through ice at Mantua Reservoir

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 8:36pm

A woman and her two dogs are safe and recovering after they fell through the ice at Mantua Reservoir on Sunday.

Understanding Utah's wage gap is first step in closing it

Tori Jorgensen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 8:04pm

Utah's wage gap and lack of women in leadership positions landed it the title of "worst state for gender equality," according to recent online studies. Other sources explain why Utah attained this title.

Troopers identify Colorado man as victim of fatal Cedar City crash

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 7:11pm

The Utah Highway Patrol on Sunday identified William Wyman, of Boulder, Colorado, as the man who died in a crash near Cedar City on Saturday.

2 firefighters injured battling overnight blaze in Murray

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 6:12pm

Two firefighters were injured in one of two house fires that ignited early Sunday in Murray.

UHP patrol car, other vehicles hit amid slippery road conditions

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 5:51pm

A Utah Highway Patrol vehicle was struck by a sliding car on an icy stretch of freeway while the trooper was assisting other drivers involved in weather-related accidents Saturday.

Utah dentists offer to create 2 new smiles for free

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 4:14pm

Two Utah County residents will have something to smile about after getting makeovers from two local oral and maxillofacial surgeons.

Utah Planned Parenthood assures facilities are secure

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 2:31pm

Planned Parenthood officials in Utah issued assurances about security at its facilities in the wake of a clinic shooting in Colorado.

Utah consumers remain upbeat regarding local economy

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:15am

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index decreased by 1.6 points to register at 114 in November. The index continued to show high confidence from consumers about the strong-performing local economy.

SLC man dies after hitting truck on highway

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 11:52pm

A 23-year-old man died Friday after hitting a flatbed truck on I-215 Thursday afternoon, officials said.

Tanker crash sends oil into Provo River as snow and ice create hazards

Chris Larson  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 11:19pm

A semitruck carrying two tankers filled with crude oil crashed in Provo Canyon Saturday morning, spilling potentially large quantities of crude oil into the Provo River, police said.

Photos: Snow blankets roads, causes numerous traffic issues

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 11:13pm

Overnight snow blanketed many Utah roads Saturday morning, causing a number of traffic issues and road closures, according to UDOT traffic officials.

Students hope to invent windows of the future

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 11:11pm

A 38-year-old homebuilder put his business on hold and enrolled in college for the first time because he wants more innovations in building materials. Now he's part of a student team trying to invent the windows of the future.

Gasoline tanker driver dies of burns 1 year later

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 11:00pm

A man who suffered severe burns after the gasoline tanker he was driving crashed and exploded has died.

West Jordan police set up pedestrian safety sting

Chris Larson  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 10:59pm

West Jordan police set up a pedestrian safety operation in attempts to change motorist and pedestrian behaviors to increase pedestrian safety.

Man dies in car crash on I-15 near Cedar City

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 10:49pm

The driver of a 2002 Toyota Tacoma died Friday after losing control of the car and sliding off the freeway, officials said.

Utah's first female governor dies Saturday

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 10:47pm

Olene Smith Walker, Utah's 15th and first female governor, died from natural causes Saturday morning, officials said.

Love of rugs led small Utah business owner to help Nepal

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 9:42pm

Locals could go to big box stores to buy rugs and carpets, but chances are, they won't find anything as good as Jim Webber's rugs.

Shurtleff prosecutor working with feds to get withheld evidence

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 9:01pm

State prosecutors in the case against former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff want to put off a hearing next week to resolve a dispute with the Department of Justice over evidence.

Utahn's charitable nature unique

Chris Larson  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 7:47pm

In the 90-day holiday period from Oct. 13, 2014, to Jan. 13, 2015, the Utah Food Bank received monetary and product donations that amounted to about 12.3 million meals — more than one-third of the annual meals distributed.

Tips to keep yourself, home safe this winter

Chris Larson  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 7:00pm

Winter brings changes to living in Utah. Safety experts say added care is required to remain safe during this season.