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Police looking for person of interest involved in Cottonwood Heights shooting death

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 27th - 10:39pm

A 31-year-old man was found dead in the passenger seat of a car parked at a Cottonwood Heights credit union early Friday. Police said he was shot and the crime appears to have occurred at another location.

Man accused of murdering wife to be released from jail

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 27th - 10:39pm

Arrangements were made Friday to release a man from the Weber County Jail, five days after police arrested him for investigation of aggravated murder in the death of his wife. Investigators say they are waiting for toxicology test results.

UTA to briefly halt buses, trains in honor of slain worker

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 10:38pm

The Utah Transit Authority will briefly halt all trains and buses on Saturday in memory of a slain rail line worker who disappeared during his shift.

Unlike: Tenants fume over apartment complex's new Facebook addendum

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  May 27th - 10:03pm

Some tenants at a Salt Lake City apartment complex are fuming over a new lease agreement that requires tenants to “like” the complex on Facebook.

Manti senior conquers classes and cancer

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:43pm

Kelsie Albee learned more during her senior year than most of her classmates will in their lifetimes. When school started last fall, she was at Primary Children’s Hospital, having been diagnosed three weeks prior with a cancerous tumor on her liver.

Police ID man killed in Vernal crash

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:35pm

A Vernal man was killed and others were injured Friday afternoon after one car rear-ended another, pushing it into oncoming traffic, where it was hit again, officials said.

Mother's struggle reaching 911 highlights emergency response problems

Ladd Egan  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:11pm

When Ashley Olsen found her 2-year-old son Landon blue-faced and gasping for air while suffering from a severe asthma attack Thursday afternoon, she called 911.

Lunar rock escorted to downtown vault for Clark Planetarium renovation

Ashley Stilson, Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:52pm

The moon rock at Clark Planetarium was moved to a Zions Bank vault in preparation for summer construction of new exhibits.

Police: Woman died on zipline after falling tree branch hit her

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  May 27th - 6:02pm

A South Carolina woman killed on a zip line at Sundance Mountain Resort this week was hit by a broken tree branch as it fell, police said Friday.

Prosecutors want more time to file charges in arson death of John Williams

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 27th - 5:58pm

A man who was arrested Sunday in connection with the killing of prominent restaurant entrepreneur John W. Williams may remain in the Salt Lake County Jail without charges being filed for another week and a half.

Ex-BYU student convicted in meth lab case arrested in similar Salt Lake case

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 27th - 4:48pm

A former BYU student who originally claimed he was making soap but was later convicted of operating a clandestine laboratory was arrested again Friday for investigation of a similar offense.

Body found in Pineview identified as missing Harrisville man

Ashley Stilson, Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 4:46pm

Police have identified a body recovered from Pineview Reservoir Thursday as that of a missing Harrisville man.

Davis County sisters diagnosed with breast cancer 2 weeks apart

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 27th - 3:17pm

From sharing a bed and going to school to visiting an impressive 55 countries, the Page sisters have always been “attached at the hip.” Now, they’re battling breast cancer together.

Taking dogs into protected watersheds will take a bite out of your wallet

Debbie Dujanovic  |  Posted  May 27th - 1:33pm

It's that time of year when Wasatch Front residents head into the local canyons to hike, jog and enjoy nature. And they like to take a best friend along.

Beyond the curb: Where does Utah’s recycling go?

Mabel Wheeler, Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 12:15pm

How much do you know about recycling beyond the curb? Changes in recycling systems mean you might need to update your recycling practices.

Zion National Park named Utah’s ‘best’ attraction

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 27th - 11:30am

After starting with 64 of Utah’s most popular attractions, a clear winner emerged from our poll.

Random robbery serves as warning to stay alert

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  May 27th - 10:02am

A random robbery outside a restaurant in West Valley City serves as a reminder to the public to be aware of your surroundings instead of caught up in your cell phone, police say.

Longtime Utah broadcaster Phil Mueller dies

Jeff Richards, Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:35am

Longtime news journalist and radio broadcaster Phil Mueller, 72, died at his home in Blanding on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, after a five-and-a-half year battle with colon cancer.

Man charged with threats of terrorism, robbery in holdup of Riverton bank

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 27th - 7:40am

A Lehi man was charged Thursday in connection with a bank robbery earlier this week that caused the evacuation of about a dozen businesses in Riverton.

Utah inspectors out ensuring you get your money's worth at the pump

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  May 27th - 7:21am

With Utahns heading out on the roads for Memorial Day weekend, state inspectors say drivers are almost always getting their money’s worth when they fill up at the pump.