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NAIA Westminster approved to move to NCAA Division II

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 3:12pm

Westminster College has been accepted by the NCAA to begin the transition period as a Division II member institution, the school announced Tuesday.

Drone sighting at prison cause for concern

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 3:03pm

The Utah State Department of Corrections is concerned about prison security after a possible drone sighting was reported at the Utah State Prison July 15.

Warrants reveals new details in fatal West Valley stabbing

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:31pm

West Valley police are still trying to determine of what led to the stabbing death of a man outside an apartment complex in July.

Police arrest man who allegedly choked girlfriend's 2-year-old son

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:24pm

Police arrested a man who allegedly abused his girlfriend's 2-year-old son Tuesday afternoon at a Woods Cross home, police said.

3 ways online schools are preparing students for college and beyond

Mountain Heights Academy  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:13pm

Prepare your kids for their college courses and future jobs with these three tips.

Man arrested after allegedly posing as waiter, stealing credit card

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 12:35pm

Police arrested a man Tuesday who allegedly impersonated a waiter to steal a patron's credit card.

'Don't build cairns,' BLM, national park officials say to hikers

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 12:17pm

Many Utahns are flocking to the outdoors for summer hiking and exploring, but some are leaving behind unwanted and confusing cairns, and officials are asking them to stop.

LDS Church releases more documents from Joseph Smith, church founding

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:54am

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released new documents surrounding the translation of the Book of Mormon Tuesday.

LaMarcus Aldridge's new home; J.J. Watt's new girl

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:04am

In today's installment of the biggest things in sports' social media, we get a glimpse at the more human sides of pro athletes. It turns out, these men and women are just like the rest of us — except with multimillion dollar contracts.

Post-mastectomy plastic surgery helps women feel whole again

University Of Utah Healthcare  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:00am

Seven months after a mastectomy saved her life, Tracy Hernandez was ready to be whole again.

Local musician creates compact, on-the-go restring kit

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 8:18am

Guitar players now have access to a "one-stop shop" for restringing their instrument, thanks to a local musician.

Dash-cam shows arrest of man after alleged crash with Hurricane police car

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 7:43am

Washington County Sheriff's Office released dash-cam video Monday evening of an early Sunday morning arrest that involved a man accused of driving recklessly through three Southern Utah towns.

Hillary Clinton to make brief stop in Utah

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 6:56am

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton will make a brief stop in Utah midday Wednesday to raise money at a private event being held in a Park City home.

PHOTOS: Heavy rainfall causes flooding in much of Davis County

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 10:46pm

Monday's consistent rainfall affected much of northern Utah, flooding streets and causing delays along roadways.

North Ogden man arrested in child rape investigation

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 10:33pm

A 20-year-old man was arrested over the weekend in connection with the rape of a 12-year-old girl, North Ogden police announced Monday.

Man arrested in connection with Taylorsville apartment fire

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 10:27pm

A 28-year-old man was arrested following a fire at an apartment complex Sunday.

Solitude Fire acreage revised to 2,100

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 10:26pm

Rain slowed the growth of the Solitude Fire, and U.S. Forest Service officials were able to obtain accurate aerial mapping of the acreage.

Truckers implore motorists to turn on headlights in rainy conditions

Jed Boal  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 10:25pm

When it starts to rain out on the roads, like it did Monday, can big trucks see you? Semitruck drivers and safety officials say turning your lights on in the rain is a common sense approach, and improves visibility and safety.

Tween YouTuber a finalist in convention contest

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 9:55pm

Last March, two local YouTubers created a unique "Frozen" mashup together that garnered millions of views.

ACLU says prisoners want improved living conditions, more opportunity

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof and Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 9:36pm

Sunday, the Utah ACLU released a statement supporting the prisoners on a hunger strike in a Utah prison facility, encouraging the Utah Department of Corrections to reassess several of the issues outlined in the inmates' letter. The department said, however, that it has been working over the last several months to address those issues.