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Man to serve 9th and final year in fiancée's 1996 slaying

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:34pm

As she watched the man who killed her daughter sentenced to serve a year in jail, the mother of Jamie Weiss said she believes the man's second chance came from the young woman who loved him against her better judgment.


Eagle Mountain water main break spurs road closure

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:33pm

Roads closed Monday morning after a water main break occurred in the area of Pony Express Parkway and Smith Ranch Road, officials said.

5 years later, police no closer to solving death of bookstore owner

Pat Reavy and Sandra Yi  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:32pm

Monday marked five years since 64-year-old Sherry Black as found stabbed to death inside her bookstore, B&W Billiards and Books.

1 person dies in 3-car accident

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:32pm

One person was killed in a three-car accident Monday in Magna.


Evidence hearing in Shurtleff criminal case postponed until February

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:24pm

Arguments over evidence state prosecutors believe the Department of Justice is holding back in the criminal case against ex-Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff won't be heard until February.

Zion, Bryce Canyon national parks set attendance records

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:17pm

Southern Utah's Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks have attracted a record number of visitors in 2015, besting the records they set just last year.

Utah FedEx driver seriously injured in Mississippi crash

Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 4:46pm

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says an Alabama man died when his car flipped in George County, and a FedEx driver from Utah was seriously injured when his truck overturned on Interstate 10 in Hancock County.

9 weird and bizarre places in Utah you didn't know existed  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 2:03pm

Explore the stranger side of the Beehive State.

New market makes art approachable in time for holidays

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 2:02pm

A pair of entrepreneurial siblings have created a market with the goal of helping artists turn their passions into careers while making art accessible to Utahns.

Utah trooper shot 4 times returning to work with promotion

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 1:03pm

A UHP trooper shot four times during a traditionally uneventful overtime shift has returned to duty after three months. Paul Kotter says his bullet-proof vest saved his life.

8 interesting facts you didn't know about your job search

KSL Jobs  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:03am

Searching for a job is not easy; however, these eight interesting facts can educate you about the process and get you one step closer to landing your dream job.

Book: Jeb Bush 'shock and awe' campaign kept Romney out of '16 race

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 8:50am

Mitt Romney's plans to run a third time for president fell to a "shock and awe" campaign launched by another Republican already in the race, Jeb Bush, according to a chapter of a new book obtained by the Deseret News.

Men can be allies in push to help women succeed

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 8:31am

Utah businesses are embracing a corporate challenge issued earlier this year: to hire, promote, recognize and pay more women.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Angie H. Treasure and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 7:28am

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

Truck fire causes delays on I-15  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 7:19am

A truck fire closed I-15 northbound in Perry and caused delays late Sunday night.

Intruder attacks Kearns homeowner with knife, police say

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 11:59pm

Police are looking for two men who they say entered a home in Kearns on Sunday with a knife, attacked a homeowner and fled.

High school counselor by day is a duct tape artist by night

Ray Boone  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:37pm

Chad Farnes left art behind in college, but art never quite left him.

UHP patrol car, other vehicles hit amid slippery road conditions

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:31pm

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.

Video shows woman, 2 dogs rescued after fall through ice in Mantua

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:31pm

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.