News  /  Utah  / 

Most Recent

Utah woman charged after taking daughter egging around town

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 7:02pm

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

5 years later, police no closer to solving death of bookstore owner

Pat Reavy and Sandra Yi  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 7:02pm

Monday marked five years since 64-year-old Sherry Black as found stabbed to death inside her bookstore, B&W Billiards and Books.

Cheerleading coach, former youth counselor sentenced to prison for sex with teen boy

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 6:31pm

A former youth counselor has been sentenced to prison for sexual activity with a teenage boy he met through the popular Especially For Youth religious seminar.

Utah trooper shot 4 times returning to work with promotion

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 6:29pm

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.

Eagle Mountain water main break spurs road closure

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 6:27pm

Roads closed Monday morning after a water main break occurred in the area of Pony Express Parkway and Smith Ranch Road, officials said.

Doctor won't get parole hearing until 2043 for ex-wife's death

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:58pm

Johnny Brickman Wall, sentenced earlier this year to 15 years to life in prison for the death of his ex-wife Uta von Schwedler, won't get a chance at parole for at least 28 years.

Man to serve 9th and final year in fiancée's 1996 slaying

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:34pm

As she watched the man who killed her daughter sentenced to serve a year in jail, the mother of Jamie Weiss said she believes the man's second chance came from the young woman who loved him against her better judgment.

1 person dies in 3-car accident

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:32pm

One person was killed in a three-car accident Monday in Magna.

Evidence hearing in Shurtleff criminal case postponed until February

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:24pm

Arguments over evidence state prosecutors believe the Department of Justice is holding back in the criminal case against ex-Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff won't be heard until February.

Zion, Bryce Canyon national parks set attendance records

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 5:17pm

Southern Utah's Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks have attracted a record number of visitors in 2015, besting the records they set just last year.

Utah FedEx driver seriously injured in Mississippi crash

Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 4:46pm

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says an Alabama man died when his car flipped in George County, and a FedEx driver from Utah was seriously injured when his truck overturned on Interstate 10 in Hancock County.

9 weird and bizarre places in Utah you didn't know existed  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 2:03pm

Explore the stranger side of the Beehive State.

New market makes art approachable in time for holidays

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 2:02pm

A pair of entrepreneurial siblings have created a market with the goal of helping artists turn their passions into careers while making art accessible to Utahns.

8 interesting facts you didn't know about your job search

KSL Jobs  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:03am

Searching for a job is not easy; however, these eight interesting facts can educate you about the process and get you one step closer to landing your dream job.

Book: Jeb Bush 'shock and awe' campaign kept Romney out of '16 race

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 8:50am

Mitt Romney's plans to run a third time for president fell to a "shock and awe" campaign launched by another Republican already in the race, Jeb Bush, according to a chapter of a new book obtained by the Deseret News.

Men can be allies in push to help women succeed

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 8:31am

Utah businesses are embracing a corporate challenge issued earlier this year: to hire, promote, recognize and pay more women.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Angie H. Treasure and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 7:28am

Here are 10 local stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Truck fire causes delays on I-15  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 7:19am

A truck fire closed I-15 northbound in Perry and caused delays late Sunday night.

Intruder attacks Kearns homeowner with knife, police say

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 11:59pm

Police are looking for two men who they say entered a home in Kearns on Sunday with a knife, attacked a homeowner and fled.

High school counselor by day is a duct tape artist by night

Ray Boone  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:37pm

Chad Farnes left art behind in college, but art never quite left him.