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Utah man accused in 6-year-old girl's death not competent for trial

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 6:29pm

The man accused of raping and killing 6-year-old Sierra Newbold remains incompetent to stand trial more than three years later, court-appointed psychologists have found.

Woman who fell into Mantua Reservoir recounts rescue

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 6:29pm

Rebecca Peterson, who fell through the ice at Mantua Reservoir on Sunday while trying to save her dog, recounted her own rescue for reporters Tuesday.

Thieves steal $100K in batteries, wires from SLC cellphone towers

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 5:39pm

Salt Lake police were looking Tuesday for the person or people responsible for a rash of break-ins and thefts at local cellphone towers.

Police release video of officer falling from roof in attempt to arrest man

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 5:39pm

Police have released a video of an officer who fell from a strip mall roof after a man who was running from police charged at him, officials said.

Lockdown lifted for 6 Tooele County schools; police arrest wanted fugitive

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 4:54pm

Six schools were placed on lockdown for about an hour Tuesday afternoon while Grantsville police looked for a fugitive in the area, according to Tooele County School District officials.

User submitted photos: Vehicle fires and winter sunsets

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 4:35pm

Utah residents captured the first big snowfall of the season and several accidents are highlighted in this week's user-submitted gallery of news events and landscapes around the Beehive State.

New trial denied for doctor convicted in ex-wife's death

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 3:02pm

A judge has denied a new trial for Johnny Brickman Wall, who claimed testimony from two witnesses about his ex-wife's death prejudiced jurors.

2015 guide to Christmas lights, Santa and holiday fun around Utah

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 2:33pm

Kick off your holiday season with tree lightings, Santa sightings and lots of concerts. Here's your 2015 guide to holiday festivities around the state.

Kaysville man accused of exchanging explicit pictures with 13-year-old girl

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 12:47pm

A Kaysville man is accused of using multiple social media tools to exchange sexually explicit pictures with a 13-year-old girl.

Ride through herd of wild elk, compete in biathlon at Elk Festival

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 11:51am

The annual Elk Festival will be held Saturday, Dec. 12, giving families the opportunity to participate in a variety of outdoor activities and to see a herd of wild elk up close.

Man shows up to pizza shop with gunshot wound

Shara Park  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 10:16am

A 19-year-old man with a gunshot wound showed up at a Dominoes Pizza shop late Monday. Police said he was shot while riding with two other people in a car.

Tax Tips: 3 most common questions on solar tax credits

KSL Local  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 10:03am

Don't let tax day creep up on you suddenly. Be prepared and have answers to 3 common questions about solar tax credits.

Woman recalls brutal attack in WVC apartment

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 9:18am

Brutally beaten with a hammer. Strangled with a sheet. A Utah woman said she fought for her life as a family friend viciously attacked her in her own home.

WVC woman in wheelchair stands in new mobilization device

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 8:03am

Sunday, An-g Cunningham first tested the TEK Robotic Mobilization Device, a a 16-inch-wide machine that will allow her to stand.

'Hazardous' mine openings near Moab now closed

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 7:55am

Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining workers closed several unsafe mine openings north of Moab this month, including five mine shafts, the division said Monday.

11K gallons of fuel leak from pipeline in Summit County

Ben Lockhart and Brianna Bodily  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 6:49am

About 11,000 gallons of gasoline, butane and propane leaked from a pipeline in a hazmat incident Monday evening in eastern Summit County, officials said.

Biskupski calls for resignations of nearly all Salt Lake City department heads

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 11:59pm

Mayor-elect Jackie Biskupski on Monday asked for resignation letters from nearly all Salt Lake City department heads and all employees in the mayor's office.

14-year-old meets heroes after collapsing at school

Jed Boal  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:44pm

Six weeks ago, Skyler Nelson, 14, collapsed on the gym floor at West Jordan Middle School.

Utah trooper shot 4 times returning to work with promotion

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:43pm

A UHP trooper shot four times during a traditionally uneventful overtime shift has returned to duty after three months. Paul Kotter says his bullet-proof vest saved his life.

Ogden mother charged after taking daughter egging around town

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:43pm

An Ogden mother has been charged on accusations she drove around town with her daughter and other children throwing eggs at homes and cars.