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5 arrested in alleged California-to-Utah marijuana ring

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 10:19pm

Federal agents believe they have broken a drug trafficking ring that brought large amounts of marijuana from California to Utah the past five years.

Police: Teen driver hits fire hydrant, causes flooding

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 10:19pm

A Taylorsville street and home were flooded after a teenage driver crashed into a fire hydrant, causing the water main to break Friday, police said.

West Jordan councilwoman accuses mayor of sexual discrimination

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 10:19pm

Accusations of hostility and sexual discrimination against the West Jordan mayor have surfaced from a city councilwoman, though she never meant for the allegations to go public.

Murray woman forced to take down flag organizes protest walk

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 9:58pm

A Murray woman frustrated at her neighborhood's refusal to allow American flags at a certain date following holidays took matters into her own hands Friday night.

New education policy creating 'conundrum' for students, parents becomes official

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 9:26pm

Members of the Utah State Board of Education gave final approval Friday to a policy they say could create a "conundrum" for high school students thanks to conflicting state laws passed this year.

Explore your own backyard: Cedar City and the livestock festival

Cedar City and Brian Head Tourism Bureau  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 9:03pm

Explore what Utah has to offer this month with the city livestock festival in Cedar City.

Federal prosecutors argue no new trial for Lyman in ATV protest case

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 8:51pm

Federal prosecutors say convicted San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman shouldn't get a new trial because they didn't suppress evidence as he claims.

Missing 89-year-old hunter with dementia found alive

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 8:31pm

A missing hunter with dementia was found alive on Friday.

Federal investigators to audit Westminster College over handling of sexual assault case

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 8:13pm

Federal investigators will look into how administrators handled a past sexual assault case after a complaint was filed.

Panguitch woman pleads guilty to assault on deputy

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 7:51pm

A woman accused of threatening a Garfield County sheriff's deputy more than once with a pair of scissors has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge.

Nurse offers preparation advice for pregnant women

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 7:31pm

Labor and delivery nurse Breanne Clinger answers questions pregnant women may have on her website, Mommy-To-Be Prep.

UDOT opens new Layton 'ThrU Turn' lanes to help ease congestion

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 6:16pm

The Utah Department of Transportation Friday announced the completion of the first of four ThrU Turn lanes to be placed in the high-traffic area. The newest turn is located on the east side of I-15. The remaining turns will be open on Sunday.

Rep. Miller pleads guilty to communications fraud charge

Pat Reavy and Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 5:21pm

Rep. Justin Miller, D-Salt Lake City, the former campaign manager of Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams accused of embezzling funds from the mayor's campaign, pleaded guilty Friday to communications fraud and resigned from the Legislature.

Park to begin charging for access to Provo River near Deer Creek Dam

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 4:39pm

A new fee will be applied to access the Provo River in the 2-3 acre area near Deer Creek Dam that is managed by Deer Creek State Park.

Utah men pose at IKEA for hilarious Tinder pictures

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 4:01pm

Saturday, a group of friends decided to use a trip to IKEA as the perfect photo opportunity for their Tinder accounts, and now they're winning the Internet.

LDS Church announces new presiding bishop

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 3:02pm

Bishop Gérald Caussé will serve as the new presiding bishop for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

4 secrets insurance companies don't tell you

Robert J. Debry  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 2:17pm

A small fender bender. That's all it was. However, it carried with it lasting consequences. You are now experiencing back pain on a daily basis and have had to take a significant amount of a time off of work due to doctor's appointments.

Residents petition Orem after rezoning for 140-foot building

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 1:32pm

A high rise building planned for land in north Orem and approved by the city council has drawn some controversy and residents are petitioning for the matter to go to a vote.

Charges filed in case of Hondas stolen from TRAX stations

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 1:10pm

A couple accused of stealing at least seven cars — all Hondas — mainly from TRAX station parking lots, now faces criminal charges.

Test your knowledge of Utah's landmarks

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Oct 9th - 11:33am

Like our readers, we love Utah, from the sweeping vistas and the charms of the tiny towns. We created a quiz of photos taken throughout Utah of some of these places. Test your knowledge of Utah's places by taking our quiz below.