07/01/2013 7:52amCommunities on water rations. Cattlemen hauling water. The boiling heat across Utah and the West is intensifying the drought, causing impacts to the water supply, sapping soil of any moisture and drying out crops. And there's no relief forecast.
07/01/2013 8:16amWe've put together a few of the bigger stories from the weekend that you may have missed.
07/01/2013 8:44amA series of summer picnics at parks on the west side of Salt Lake City hopes to encourage residents, especially young people, to envision a college education.
07/01/2013 9:45amThe wireless industry is bristling at a renewed federal push to end unauthorized charges on cellphone bills.
07/01/2013 10:23amA 2-year-old found walking alone Sunday afternoon in Salt Lake City was placed into protective custody.
07/01/2013 10:46amA 22-year-old man was killed by carbon monoxide poisoning over the weekend while boating on Bear Lake.
07/01/2013 11:28amRangers say a 5-year-old boy is dead after a weekend boating accident at Lake Powell.
07/01/2013 11:42amAcross the world, researchers are working on big ideas that are incredibly small, and Utah is home to some of the foremost little-big thinkers.
07/01/2013 11:57amSince 1996, delivery costs have tripled, rising more than 49 percent since 2004 alone, according to an analysis from the New York Times. But that cost has not translated into better care.
07/01/2013 2:14pmThis week ksl.com will look at the strengths of each local team. Today, take a look back at some of the great positional strengths of the past few years.
07/01/2013 2:19pmA Sandy man accused of killing his wife's grandmother was charged with murder in 3rd District Court Monday.
07/01/2013 3:34pmFiscal years begin July 1 on most financial calendars, and a slew of state government spending regulations kick in each year on that date. Policy laws also hit the books in a wave, though states often mark their independence by enacting such legislation on their own time.
07/01/2013 5:18pmThe Utah Department of Transportation reported that excessive heat has caused some area highways to buckle, prompting numerous repairs.
07/01/2013 5:28pmPolice are looking for a brazen burglar they believe stole credit cards from a Riverton garage while the homeowner was outside mowing her lawn. They hope surveillance video from the home and stores will help the public identify the man and his alleged accomplice.
07/01/2013 5:34pmTwo construction workers narrowly escaped serious injury Monday morning after their crane came in contact with a high-voltage power line. That accident also caused a power outage throughout the north end of Utah County.
07/01/2013 5:51pmUtah Valley University's athletic programs officially joined the Western Athletic Conference Monday.
07/01/2013 7:21pmJeffery Lloyd Bascom told police he was distracted by his cellphone when he hit Tommy Clark and killed the teen in September 2012. He has been ordered to serve up to five years in prison.
07/01/2013 7:47pmThe 2012 shooting death of Justen LeFave, 31, was prompted by the man's stash of marijuana and cash, according to witnesses. Those same witnesses said they didn't know the man accused in LeFave's death had brought a gun to the robbery.
07/01/2013 8:03pmThe Senate's sweeping immigration reform bill is a no-go for Utah's congressmen. All four members of Utah's U.S. House delegation voiced concerns about the bill Monday, but all say immigration reform is a priority.
07/01/2013 8:48pmSandy police are searching for a man who allegedly physically assaulted a woman in a car before being Tased by an officer and fleeing on foot.
07/01/2013 9:15pmCouples who have a hard time conceiving a child could get help by taking vitamins in conjunction with other fertility treatments. That's the idea behind a new study from the National Institutes of Health and the University of Utah.
07/01/2013 9:29pmA 20-month-old girl was resuscitated after a family member found her unresponsive in 1 foot of water.
07/01/2013 9:32pmA man is in extremely critical condition after a crash on Interstate 15 involving a motorcycle and two vehicles.
07/01/2013 9:47pmNow that fireworks season is officially underway, fire officials are working to make sure Utahns know how and where they can legally celebrate with the noisy and sparkly displays.
07/01/2013 10:34pmFire crews ignited more drums of a dangerous chemical Monday night outside a warehouse that has kept them busy for more than 24 hours.