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Utah ski resorts announce new amenities for 2016-2017 season

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 1:16pm

With the beginning of cooler weather and snowfall in some of the higher elevations last week, Utah’s ski season is fast approaching.

Baby born with DNA from 3 people, 1st from new technique

Malcolm Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 10:02am

Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people — the mother, the father and an egg donor.

Citing security concerns, S.L. County keeps voters away from schools

Ladd Egan  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 7:42am

It’s the end of an era in Salt Lake County as November marks the first Presidential Election where schools won’t be used as polling places.

Bank teller convicted of stealing from elderly client gets 90 days in jail

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 7:23am

A former bank teller was sentenced Tuesday to 90 days in the Tooele County Jail for stealing from an elderly client.

BLM replaces 'Negro Bill' trailhead sign in Moab area

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 7:01am

The controversial Negro Bill trailhead sign has been removed from the Colorado River corridor near Moab after the Bureau of Land Management replaced more than two dozen signs in the popular recreation area.

State liquor outlets should run more like convenience stores, Utah auditor says

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 6:47am

Utah's state-run liquor outlets would better serve customers if they were operated more like convenience stores, according to the state auditor, though he stopped short of calling for privatization.

Man killed by TRAX train in SLC

Devon Dewey  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:50pm

A man was hit and killed by a TRAX train in Salt Lake City Tuesday evening.

FDA-approved helmet puts Salt Lake man's depression into remission

Heather Simonsen  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:14pm

Depression affects millions of people in the U.S. and there is no cure. Medication doesn't work for many. A new treatment used at Harvard, Mount Sinai and the U.S. Navy has made its way to Utah.

Police trying to identify 'brazen' groper who accosted three women on Provo trail

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

Police say they are trying to identify a man who groped three women Monday morning in a series of "brazen" sexual assaults along the Provo River Parkway.

Some homeowners still putting their lives back together nearly a week after Utah tornado

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 10:38pm

Even after the large cleanup efforts after last week’s tornado, many homeowners are still putting their lives back together.

Trump, Clinton have work to do to make Utah voters 'comfortable' following debate

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 9:38pm

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton likely still have work to do to win over Utah voters after turning in what was largely seen as a pair of predictable performances in the first of three presidential debates.

Family sues Cedar City diner after man dies in fall down stairs

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 9:14pm

The family of a man who tumbled down a flight of stairs to his death at a Cedar City diner two years ago is suing the restaurant and building owner in federal court.

New program helps high school students get jobs in life sciences

Jed Boal  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 8:46pm

Utah now has a new streamlined pathway for high school students to get jobs in the booming medical innovations industry.

Kidnapping charges filed in West Jordan break-in

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 8:21pm

A man accused of breaking into a West Jordan home at random, then giving threatening orders to a woman was charged Tuesday with kidnapping.

Baby kangaroo gives new meaning to therapy animal

Peter Rosen  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 7:54pm

A local assisted living facility has a very unusual therapy animal.

Woods Cross bride's mom dies day of wedding

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 7:28pm

The day she was scheduled to say “I do,” Landers Judd experienced another life-changing event: The unexpected death of her mother.

Audit: S.L. County recorder has 'very little oversight or involvement' in his office

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 6:48pm

An audit of Salt Lake County Recorder Gary Ott's office concludes that the elected official "does not participate directly in the day-to-day management activities of the office."

Plea deal expected for Smithfield man charged with luring, murdering father

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 6:08pm

A Smithfield man charged with murdering his father will enter a plea in the case next month, his attorney said Tuesday.

Salt Lake City apartment owners settle lawsuit with mom, autistic boy

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 5:58pm

A Salt Lake apartment complex owner has agreed to pay a former tenant and her 7-year-old son with autism $20,000 to settle a housing discrimination lawsuit, according to the Department of Justice.

Man barricaded in front of ex-girlfriend's home arrested

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 5:18pm

A man who broke into his ex-girlfriend's home and then barricaded himself in his truck with a gun Tuesday morning was taken into custody, officials said.