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Brush fire threatens Sandy homes before it's extinguished

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 7:36pm

A fast-moving brush fire threatened a dozen homes in Sandy on Monday.

Utah WW2 veteran's personal effects to be displayed in British museum

Jed Boal  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 6:59pm

On July 4, 1944, one month after D-Day, an army pilot from Utah crash-landed in Nazi-occupied France. That pilot survived and went on to serve in two more wars. Now, his story of survival has captivated the interest of a British museum.

Spanish Fork family honors toddler killed in accident with big act of kindness

Sean Moody  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 6:22pm

Days after they lost their toddler in an accident, a Spanish Fork family is keeping his name alive with a big act of kindness.

Woman injured in South Salt Lake shooting expected to recover, police say

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 5:01pm

A 42-year-old woman who was shot in the leg and torso Sunday afternoon at a house in South Salt Lake is expected to recover, police said Monday.

Utahns gather to celebrate pioneer heritage at Days of '47 Parade

Alison Berg  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 4:19pm

Thousands of people flocked downtown Monday to view the annual Days of ’47 Parade as thousands more watched the festivities on TV.

Rescued eagle unable to return to wild, will stay at Utah wildlife rehab center

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 4:15pm

Phoenix, a 5-year-old golden eagle, leaps from perch to perch in his enclosure. He does it with a brace on his left foot.

Police arrest Midvale man in Magna shooting death of Murray woman

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 2:35pm

Police have arrested a Midvale man suspected in the shooting death of a Murray woman in a Magna home earlier this month.

Tremonton residents asked to temporarily limit water use after 'major' water line break

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 11:54am

Tremonton city officials asked residents to restrict water use temporarily after a "major" water line break that drained the city's water tanks.

UVU culinary freshman hungry to be the best — named national Student Chef of the Year

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:42am

Hungry for victory? For the second year in a row, a Utah Valley University culinary arts student was named the Student Chef of the Year at a national cooking convention.

Murray man killed in Midvale motorcycle crash identified

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:06am

A Murray man riding a motorcycle and was killed Sunday night after a car struck him in the middle of an intersection has been identified, police say.

Motorcyclist dead after Midvale crash

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 11:42pm

A motorcyclist was killed Sunday evening in an accident near 7500 South and State Street, Unified police detective Ken Hansen said.

Utah restaurant stomps coastal competition, takes home 'World's Best Lobster Roll' award

Ray Boone  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 10:58pm

The owners of Freshies Lobster Co. didn't think they had a chance when they put their food up against restaurants located just a short stroll from the Atlantic, but they proved everyone wrong — even themselves.

Box Elder County fire 100 percent contained Sunday

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 10:34pm

A fire that burned 700 acres in northwestern Utah was 100 percent contained Sunday evening, fire officials said.

2 killed in head-on collision in Duchesne County

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 10:22pm

A head-on collision left two people dead Sunday evening, Utah Highway Patrol officials said.

Woman in serious condition after South Salt Lake shooting

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 9:00pm

Police are investigating a shooting at an apartment complex that left one woman in serious condition Sunday evening.

New driver-assist tech may be moving faster than consumers can handle

Art Raymond  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 7:14pm

Driver-assist technology is becoming ubiquitous on new vehicles but the wide variety of terms and labels used to identify these features could be creating safety hazards, a problem one U researcher is working to eliminate.

'A double problem': Needle exchanges fight disease, but stray syringes raise alarm

Annie Knox and Ladd Egan  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 6:39pm

The success of Utah's needle exchanges, made legal by the Legislature last year, comes at a price.

Average US gas prices rise a penny, reversing 11-week trend

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 5:56pm

The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose about a penny nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.32.

Review shows missed compliance standards Davis County Jail

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 5:07pm

Utah Department of Corrections inspectors during an annual review found the Davis County Jail to be out of compliance with some state minimum jail standards.

Utah jobless rate at 3.4 percent

KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 4:35pm

June’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose two-tenths of a percentage point to 3.4 percent, Approximately 53,400 Utahns were unemployed during the month and actively seeking work. The national unemployment rate registered at 4.4 percent.