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Tooele man charged with aggravated murder in Easter robbery

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:17pm

A Tooele man accused of shooting a man in the head at close range during a robbery on Easter Sunday has now been charged with aggravated murder.

DWR seeks info about cougar illegally killed in Beaver County

KSL.com  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:46am

Utah Division of Wildlife Resources officials are asking for the public’s help in getting information about a poacher who illegally killed a cougar.

Southern Utah brush fires called ‘suspicious’ by fire chief

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:35am

Firefighters responded to two brush fires on the St. George-Washington City border Thursday night that may have occurred under suspicious circumstances.

Nu Skin had Utah's top-paid CEO with $10.3M paycheck

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:56am

A new survey finds the top-paid CEO in Utah made $10.3 million last year as the head of Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc.

13 local events to celebrate Memorial Day

Camilla Stimpson  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:51am

From ceremonies to barbecues, here are some of the dozens of events taking place throughout Utah to celebrate Memorial Day.

Bears Ears Monument designation draws thousands of comments

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:28am

Should the 1.35-million acre Bears Ears Monument designation remain intact or should it be rescinded or the boundaries altered as the result of a review by the U.S. Department of Interior? A public comment period ends Friday.

Release date set for woman convicted in overdose death

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:48am

A woman sent to prison for providing drugs to a man who fatally overdosed but did nothing to help him will be released in September.

Police seek 3 people following armed home invasion in Holladay

Linda Williams and Caitlin Burchill  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:25am

Police are searching for three people following a home invasion robbery in Holladay early Friday morning.

39 million travelers expected over Memorial Day weekend

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   May 26th - 6:49am

AAA predicts more than 39 million travelers will commute during the Memorial Day weekend, the highest number of travelers since 2005. Be prepared for rising gas prices and crowded roads.

Student's service animal featured in Summit County high school yearbook

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:48pm

Remember the joy of getting your yearbook back, checking your picture and getting friends to sign it? That was all the rage at North Summit High this week, especially because of a particular page in their yearbook that's getting a lot of attention.

'I lost my mind,' says teen charged with murdering ranch counselor

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:47pm

A 17-year-old boy was ordered Thursday to stand trial for aggravated murder after police say he violently beat a staff member to death while attempting to escape from a rehabilitative youth ranch in southern Utah.

Crews extinguish fire at firefighter's home in Lehi

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:30pm

Crews extinguished a fire at the home of a West Valley City firefighter Thursday afternoon in Lehi.

2017 Tour of Utah announces race route

KSL.com  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:13pm

Professional cyclists from around the world will compete in the 13th annual Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, which announced its 2017 race route Thursday.

FBI probes Kushner-Russia meetings; more documents sought

Matthew Daly and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:42pm

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is willing to cooperate with federal investigators looking into ties between Russia and the Trump campaign, his attorney said Thursday.

Utah launches Search and Rescue Assistance card to help fund search and rescue efforts

Keith McCord  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:09pm

The Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation launched a new program Thursday to help raise extra funds for search and rescue efforts—the Utah Search and Rescue Assistance (USARA) card.

A mother's story of heartbeak and a message for drivers

Erin Goff  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:48pm

Mother of teen killed in crosswalk warns drivers to be safe during "100 Deadliest Days."

Utah law that could send online bullies to jail criticized

Hallie Golden, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:32pm

Utah lawmakers hope a new, unusual law cuts down on increasingly troubling forms of cyber harassment by giving authorities the ability to send online bullies to jail for a year.

Small southern Utah town to honor 6 killed in 1943 military plane crash

Carter Williams and Marc Giauque  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:27pm

In the summer of 1943 during the middle of World War II, a plane carrying six military members headed to Colorado crashed in a forest just outside of Loa. 74 years later, their legacy is being remembered with a new memorial.

5-year-old hospitalized after auto-pedestrian accident in Box Elder County

Liesl Nielsen and Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:18pm

A five-year-old was hospitalized in stable condition after an auto-pedestrian accident in Box Elder County Thursday evening, police confirmed.

New United Utah Party pushing to make deadline for 3rd District special election

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:04pm

The new United Utah Party submitted petitions Thursday to become an official political party in the state, but probably not in time for the special election in the 3rd Congressional District.