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Man accused of murdering wife to be released from jail

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 27th - 7:29pm

Arrangements were made Friday to release a man from the Weber County Jail, five days after police arrested him for investigation of aggravated murder in the death of his wife. Investigators say they are waiting for toxicology test results.

Police: Woman died on zipline after falling tree branch hit her

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  May 27th - 6:02pm

A South Carolina woman killed on a zip line at Sundance Mountain Resort this week was hit by a broken tree branch as it fell, police said Friday.

Prosecutors want more time to file charges in arson death of John Williams

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 27th - 5:58pm

A man who was arrested Sunday in connection with the killing of prominent restaurant entrepreneur John W. Williams may remain in the Salt Lake County Jail without charges being filed for another week and a half.

UTA to briefly halt buses, trains in honor of slain worker

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 5:13pm

The Utah Transit Authority will briefly halt all trains and buses on Saturday in memory of a slain rail line worker who disappeared during his shift.

Ex-BYU student convicted in meth lab case arrested in similar Salt Lake case

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 27th - 4:48pm

A former BYU student who originally claimed he was making soap but was later convicted of operating a clandestine laboratory was arrested again Friday for investigation of a similar offense.

Body found in Pineview identified as missing Harrisville man

Ashley Stilson, Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 4:46pm

Police have identified a body recovered from Pineview Reservoir Thursday as that of a missing Harrisville man.

1 dead, multiple people injured in Vernal car crash

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 27th - 4:10pm

One person was killed and others were injured Friday afternoon after one car rear-ended another, pushing it into oncoming traffic, where it was hit again, officials said.

Davis County sisters diagnosed with breast cancer 2 weeks apart

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 27th - 3:17pm

From sharing a bed and going to school to visiting an impressive 55 countries, the Page sisters have always been “attached at the hip.” Now, they’re battling breast cancer together.

Taking dogs into protected watersheds will take a bite out of your wallet

Debbie Dujanovic  |  Posted  May 27th - 1:33pm

It's that time of year when Wasatch Front residents head into the local canyons to hike, jog and enjoy nature. And they like to take a best friend along.

Beyond the curb: Where does Utah’s recycling go?

Mabel Wheeler, Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 12:15pm

How much do you know about recycling beyond the curb? Changes in recycling systems mean you might need to update your recycling practices.

Zion National Park named Utah’s ‘best’ attraction

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 27th - 11:30am

After starting with 64 of Utah’s most popular attractions, a clear winner emerged from our poll.

Random robbery serves as warning to stay alert

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  May 27th - 10:02am

A random robbery outside a restaurant in West Valley City serves as a reminder to the public to be aware of your surroundings instead of caught up in your cell phone, police say.

Longtime Utah broadcaster Phil Mueller dies

Jeff Richards, Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:35am

Longtime news journalist and radio broadcaster Phil Mueller, 72, died at his home in Blanding on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, after a five-and-a-half year battle with colon cancer.

Man charged with threats of terrorism, robbery in holdup of Riverton bank

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 27th - 7:40am

A Lehi man was charged Thursday in connection with a bank robbery earlier this week that caused the evacuation of about a dozen businesses in Riverton.

Utah inspectors out ensuring you get your money's worth at the pump

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  May 27th - 7:21am

With Utahns heading out on the roads for Memorial Day weekend, state inspectors say drivers are almost always getting their money’s worth when they fill up at the pump.

Cache Valley man who claimed top secret military access bilked investors, SEC says

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 27th - 6:59am

A Cache Valley man claiming to be part of top secret military program allowing him access to warehouses full of Iraqi currency bilked investors of $1.7 million, the Securities and Exchange Commission says.

Officials hope to mitigate traffic issues at Utah's national parks over holiday weekend

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  May 26th - 10:24pm

Large crowds visiting Utah's national parks have created traffic issues at many of the park's entrances. This year, officials have a plan.

Riverton man cited for exposing himself, police say

Carter Williams  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:50pm

A 64-year-old Riverton man was cited Thursday for what police are describing as a “rather unique” way of exposing himself.

Utah school district takes stand against White House bathroom directive

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:39pm

The Box Elder School District is refusing to abide by President Obama's directive that transgendered students be allowed to choose which bathroom they want to use.

100 deadliest days commence with Memorial Day weekend

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:03pm

As Utah enters what statistics say are the 100 deadliest days of the year, experts issue this reminder: The vast majority of fatal car crashes during this window are preventable.