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New North Ogden playground is accessible to special needs students

Morgan Wilkins  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 9:40am

The first day of school in the Weber School District included a new playground for students at Green Acres Elementary.

Victim critical, suspect in custody in Herriman assault

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 9:10am

A man is in critical condition and another is in custody after a physical altercation led to an aggravated assault early Saturday morning, police said.

Elderly man killed in auto-pedestrian accident in Magna

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:25pm

An elderly man was killed in a vehicle-pedestrian accident in Magna Friday night, police said.

Fatal shot in standoff with West Jordan police was self-inflicted

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:21pm

A West Jordan man who died in his home following a standoff with police had threatened suicide and that he would engage in a shootout with police in the weeks leading up to the fatal confrontation.

Man killed in officer-involved shooting identified

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:21pm

A man died Friday after a police officer checking on his welfare shot him in a church parking lot, officials said.

Man steals over $11K of power tools, equipment

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:51pm

Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man who stole nearly $12,000 in power tools and equipment, officials said.

Case moves forward in father's 7-year fight for child adopted in Utah without consent

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:21pm

The biological father of a child who, as a newborn, was placed for adoption in Utah without his knowledge or consent has another opportunity to seek custody of his daughter under a new Colorado Court of Appeals decision.

$83K worth of drugs taken off the streets in Rio Grande district

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 8:49pm

Mayor Ralph Becker and Interim Police Chief Mike Brown met with residents and business owners in the Rio Grande District on Friday to discuss improving a campaign for public safety.

Becker, Biskupski gearing up for tight mayoral race

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:21pm

With about two months until the general election, Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker and challenger Jackie Biskupski are digging in their heels for a fierce race.

Bulletproof vest saves UHP trooper shot multiple times

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:18pm

A veteran Utah Highway Patrol trooper was shot multiple times without warning early Friday by a man who troopers say fled and died a short time later from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

1 dead, 2 critically injured in electrical accident

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 6:47pm

One person is dead and two others are critically injured after the three were shocked at work, officials said.

2 in serious condition after 3-vehicle accident on SR-32

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 5:58pm

Two people were airlifted in serious condition Friday after colliding with two other vehicles on state Route 32, police said.

2 women arrested, man missing in connection with mail, vehicle thefts

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 5:24pm

Police arrested two women in connection with a rash of thefts in which mail, IDs and other documentation were stolen, but a man who may be involved remains on the loose.

Police seek car in fatal hit-and-run on Bangerter

KSL.com  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 5:23pm

Police on Friday asked for public help to find a car that hit and killed a man as he ran across several lanes of traffic on Bangerter Highway.

New trial date for man accused in death of teen girlfriend

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 5:22pm

An 18-year-old Colorado man accused of killing his teenage girlfriend three years ago because he thought she was pregnant is slated to face a murder charge in March after a judge set a new trial date on Friday.

Semitruck driver killed in accident identified

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 5:14pm

Police have identified the driver who died after his semitruck fell 200 feet down into a ravine.

2 out-of-state men caught with $25K worth of drugs, police say

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 4:43pm

Two men were arrested Thursday after $25,000 worth of marijuana was discovered in their vehicle, police said.

Motorcyclist arrested after allegedly racing through traffic, evading officers

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 2:01pm

A man was arrested after allegedly racing past multiple officers in St. George on a motorcycle over a span of several hours Thursday, police said.

Carpet first aid: 2 DIY stain-removing solutions

Giant Carpet One  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 2:00pm

There is nothing more wonderfully scary than new carpet. It looks and feels so good but you feel like you are walking on a time bomb, just waiting for that first stain with a sense of impending doom.

Police identify man killed in I-80 rollover

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 12:44pm

Police have identified the man who was killed in a rollover Wednesday on eastbound I-80.