End of run for Iron County sheriff's treadmill desk fundraiser
By kslpetersamore at 01/19/2017 7:07 am
A private attempt to save a treadmill in a southern Utah sheriff’s office has had its run stopped short.
Teenage DJ from Utah will take over an inaugural ball
By kslpetersamore at 01/19/2017 7:05 am
Washington is getting ready for “Oslo" who will close out the Freedom Ball on Friday night. More on the story: http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865671374/A-teenage-DJ-from-Utah-will-take-over-an-inaugural-ball-on-Friday-night.html
West Jordan man accused of planting note on plane warning of bomb
By kslmrichards at 01/19/2017 6:42 am
It's not the first time criminal charges have been filed against him.
Utah's Gardner Quad Squad charms Ellen
By kslmrichards at 01/19/2017 6:41 am
The group has gone viral again.
Pilot recalls surviving plane wreck on Tooele mountain
By BriannaBodilyKSL at 01/18/2017 7:45 pm
A harrowing story, from a man who crashed his plane in the Sheeprock mountains yesterday and walked away from the crash. KSL Newsradio's Brianna Bodily has the story. Picture: Chopper 5
Utah economic outlook good for 2017
By DaveCawley at 01/18/2017 6:41 pm
Economists and business leaders met Wednesday to discuss the state of Utah's economy heading into 2017. Some say the state is on a good track, but runs the risk of a labor and housing shortage. Image credit: Deseret News
Guns in schools due to bears?
By kslcleon at 01/18/2017 6:01 pm
President-elect Trump's choice for education secretary gave a curious reason why guns should be allowed in certain schools. But will it keep her from being confirmed? Jay McFarland gives his thoughts on Jeff Caplan's Afternoon News. (Photo: Dave Cawley)
Taylorsville woman meets her wrong number "hero"
By PaulNelson at 01/18/2017 4:11 pm
An elderly woman who accidentally called West Valley Police Detective Dana Pugmire instead of her son, had the chance to thank the officer face-to-face. Halene Johnson had fallen and was stuck on the floor for hours before she called Pugmire, who then called medics to her apartment.
Scathing audit says ex-chiefs overbilled and hid expenses
By PaulNelson at 01/18/2017 3:26 pm
The Utah State Auditor released his findings showing that the former Unified Fire Authority chief and other employees created a "culture of excess" on the taxpayer's dime. (Photo Credit: Jeffery D. Allred, Deseret News, 2013)
Utah roadway deaths reach nine-year high
By kslpetersamore at 01/18/2017 11:57 am
Deaths on Utah roadways rose for the fourth straight year in 2016, as did the number of distractions and bad decisions behind them.