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LIVE: NBA Draft coverage

Andy Larsen  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 5:17pm

Live ongoing coverage and commentary of the 2017 NBA Draft from KSL.com's Utah Jazz beat writer, Andy Larsen.

Utah County officials approve $300K settlement on 2012 Utah fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 5:09pm

Utah County officials have reached a $300,000 settlement with a man accused of starting a 2012 fire that led to the evacuation than 1,000 northwestern Utah homes.

Iranian couple living in Utah details arduous path to freedom, US citizenship

Brianna Bodily  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 4:36pm

It was standing room only as Yasaman Keshavarz stood with her husband and other immigrants, repeating the words of an oath that pledged them to defend the Constitution, the nation and renounce their citizenship in their home countries.

Herbert calls for diligence, common sense in Utah's escalating fire season

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 4:04pm

Gov. Gary Herbert called on Utah residents Thursday to practice diligence and common sense in the wake of a fire season that is quickly escalating across the state. Herbert recently toured the Brian Head fire.

Karate instructor, 81, arrested in sex abuse investigation

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 3:36pm

An 81-year-old Orem karate instructor has been arrested for investigation of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl.

Woman sought protective order before deadly shooting, police say

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 3:19pm

Two people were shot and killed Thursday morning in Taylorsville, according to the Unified Police Department.

Monroe father pleads guilty in death of baby who died of dehydration, neglect

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 3:07pm

A Monroe father has pleaded guilty to child abuse homicide in the death of his 1-year-old daughter, who officials say died of dehydration and neglect.

STEM Best Practices Conference attracts hundreds from all over the state

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 2:21pm

Almost 700 educators, administrators, industry officials gathered at the Utah Valley Convention Center for the third annual STEM Best Practices Conference.

Ogden man accused of shooting man in head during robbery

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 2:03pm

An Ogden man accused of shooting another man in head at a Harrisville motel is scheduled to have a preliminary hearing on July 11.

Davis County Sheriff's Office releases name of man who drowned in Farmington Pond

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 2:01pm

The Davis County Sheriff's Office released the name of the man who drowned in Farmington Pond Tuesday night.

Man charged with forcing woman into prostitution for 8 years

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 1:42pm

A man accused of smuggling a woman into Utah eight years ago and forcing her into prostitution has been arrested and charged with human trafficking.

Hatch supportive, Lee 'not ready' as Senate unveils text of revised health care bill

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 12:58pm

The American Health Care Act is now the Better Care Reconciliation Act after changes to Republicans' health care bill were unveiled Thursday in the U.S. Senate.

After tragedy, Cottonwood Heights pool pushes forward with safety adjustments

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 12:16pm

The family of a 7-year-old boy who drowned at the Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center in 2014 won a lawsuit against the town's parks and recreation service in December. Since then, the center has been working to ensure the tragedy never repeats.

Fire restrictions ordered for 5 Utah counties

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 11:16am

A fire restriction order for five Utah counties went into effect Thursday as weather forecasts call for extremely dry conditions in the coming weeks.

Wife says officer used training technique to assault her

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 11:03am

A man training to be certified as a police officer may have used techniques he learned at the police academy to restrain his wife, according to newly released court documents.

Washington City woman allegedly embezzles $60K from employer

Kimberly Scott, St. George News  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 10:28am

A Washington City woman was arrested Monday for allegedly embezzling $60,000 from her employer over a three-year span.

Riverton, Kearns fire stations to close in agency overhaul

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:20am

A pair of firehouses in Riverton and Kearns will close in a move that local officials say will actually speed 911 response times in those communities.

Did Trump election influence Outdoor Retailer decision to leave Utah?

Jasen Lee  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:45am

Political discord over the election of President Donald Trump may have influenced the departure of the state's largest annual convention, according to Utah's lieutenant governor.

Search for reported child in Jordan River ends

Yvette Cruz  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 11:20pm

Emergency crews responded to the Jordan River after reports of a person in the water Wednesday evening.

Fire near Brian Head doubles again; forces new evacuations

Alison Berg  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 10:25pm

A fire that began with the use of a weed torch in dry conditions growing rapidly.