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Knell, Traore rally BYU from 17-point halftime deficit to 87-75 win over TCU

Knell, Traore rally BYU from 17-point halftime deficit to 87-75 win over TCU

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated March 2 - 11:55 p.m.  |  Save Story

Trevin Knell drained four 3-pointers for 20 points and BYU had five players score in double figures in overturning a 46-29 halftime deficit for a 87-75 win over the Horned Frogs.
Branden Carlson scores 30 on senior night as Runnin' Utes thump Bears 88-59

Branden Carlson scores 30 on senior night as Runnin' Utes thump Bears 88-59

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated March 2 - 10:45 p.m.  |  Save Story

The emotions of senior night didn't impact fifth-year senior Branden Carlson Saturday night; if anything, it energized him.
Where will you be for the April 8 total solar eclipse? There's still time to grab a spot

Where will you be for the April 8 total solar eclipse? There's still time to grab a spot

Stephanie Nano, Associated Press  |  Posted March 2 - 10:23 p.m.  |  Save Story

There are just a few weeks left to pick your spot to see the total solar eclipse on April 8 in North America.
Madison Booker scores 20, No. 3 Texas pulls away in 3rd quarter in 71-46 win over BYU

Madison Booker scores 20, No. 3 Texas pulls away in 3rd quarter in 71-46 win over BYU

Mark Rosner, Associated Press  |  Updated March 2 - 9:21 p.m.  |  Save Story

Madison Booker had 20 points and five assists and led a third-quarter surge as No. 3 Texas beat BYU 71-46.
Anger over transgender bathroom bill continues to hang over Utah Legislature

Anger over transgender bathroom bill continues to hang over Utah Legislature

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 8:53 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's LGBTQ+ community remains frustrated with a transgender bathroom bill passed early on in the 2024 legislative session.
'Dinner and learning': The Leonardo launches club for patrons of the arts

'Dinner and learning': The Leonardo launches club for patrons of the arts

Sky Mundell, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 8:21 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Leonardo hosted a "Ted Talks meets Chef's Table" evening as a soft launch for its Leo 500 club to give Utahns the opportunity to become a true patron of the arts.
Cox praises millions allocated for homeless services, though he had wanted more

Cox praises millions allocated for homeless services, though he had wanted more

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 7:41 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox's proposed budget for homelessness of $193 million fell short in the Utah Legislature, which approved $66.2 million as the session wrapped up on Friday.
Jazz are encouraging Keyonte George to take 'as many shots as he can'

Jazz are encouraging Keyonte George to take 'as many shots as he can'

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated March 2 - 7:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

The rookie guard score 31 points in Utah's loss to the Miami Heat Saturday.
Utah family chooses Leap Day for their daughter's birthday

Utah family chooses Leap Day for their daughter's birthday

Shelby Lofton, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 2 - 7:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah family celebrated the birth of their new baby girl who was born on a day that only comes every four years.
South Salt Lake man shot, killed friend after fight through text messages, police say

South Salt Lake man shot, killed friend after fight through text messages, police say

Brian West, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 6:38 p.m.  |  Save Story

A South Salt Lake man was arrested late Friday after police say he shot and killed a 17-year-old friend after the two became involved in a "text messaging altercation."
UDOT extends length of green lights along Lehi commuter roads

UDOT extends length of green lights along Lehi commuter roads

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 6:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah Department of Transportation has extended the length of green lights on major commuter roads in Lehi in an attempt to ease traffic.
Snow game favors home team in 3-0 RSL win over LAFC

Snow game favors home team in 3-0 RSL win over LAFC

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Updated March 2 - 6:18 p.m.  |  Save Story

All it took was three hours of weather delays for Real Salt Lake to get its first win of the season in a snow-filled 3-0 home opener victory over LAFC.
Tumbleweeds pile up in front of Daybreak homes

Tumbleweeds pile up in front of Daybreak homes

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 2 - 6:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Many people in Salt Lake County woke up to tumbleweeds outside their homes, and not just a dozen or so.
No. 4 Red Rocks stumble on the road as No. 3 California pulls away for win

No. 4 Red Rocks stumble on the road as No. 3 California pulls away for win

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 5:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

Coming off the team's first 198 score of the season last week, the No. 4 Red Rocks took a slight step back Saturday afternoon in a road meet against No. 3 California.
RootsTech: A 'wicked' Broadway finale, plus message from late church Apostle M. Russell Ballard

RootsTech: A 'wicked' Broadway finale, plus message from late church Apostle M. Russell Ballard

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 5:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Actor and singer Kristin Chenoweth interspersed family stories with song Saturday at RootsTech in Salt Lake City, before a film from the late President Russell M. Ballard was shown.
Former Spanish Fork water polo coach faces object rape, sexual battery charges

Former Spanish Fork water polo coach faces object rape, sexual battery charges

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 4:44 p.m.  |  Save Story

A former water polo coach in Springville is now facing criminal charges accusing her of inappropriately touching or grabbing a player and a coach.
Here's where Utah's 'Mighty 5' visitation ranks on the list of all national parks

Here's where Utah's 'Mighty 5' visitation ranks on the list of all national parks

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 4:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah continues to have some of the most-visited national parks, while one of the state's other assets also placed strong nationally in 2023.
North Carolina is among GOP states to change its voting rules. The primary will be a test

North Carolina is among GOP states to change its voting rules. The primary will be a test

Ayanna Alexander, Gary D. Robertson And Christina A. Cassidy, Associated Press  |  Posted March 2 - 3:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

This will be the first statewide election in North Carolina requiring voters to provide a photo ID when they vote in person or by mail. It's among a long list of new laws pushed by Republican lawmakers to make sure ballots will be counted.
Have You Seen This? Parrot masters the art of roller skating, kind of

Have You Seen This? Parrot masters the art of roller skating, kind of

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 3:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

A parrot shows off its roller-skating skills in a video captured in Dong Nai, Vietnam, on Monday.
Utes women fall flat in season finale, lose in blowout fashion to Huskies

Utes women fall flat in season finale, lose in blowout fashion to Huskies

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated March 2 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Whatever word you want to use to describe it, Utah women's basketball was feeling all of it in the first half of its regular-season finale Saturday afternoon.
Incorporation measure dies in Utah House as legislative session comes to an end

Incorporation measure dies in Utah House as legislative session comes to an end

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 2:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

SB252 had prompted concern among some Ogden Valley incorporation boosters, even after removal of a controversial provision that would have made the measure retroactive.
Reconciliation and commemoration: Dred Scott's descendant tells her story

Reconciliation and commemoration: Dred Scott's descendant tells her story

Hanna Seariac, Deseret News  |  Posted March 2 - 1:12 p.m.  |  Save Story

It was 1995 when Lynne Jackson, the great-great-granddaughter of Dred and Harriet Scott, heard a prompting from God.
This Utah smartphone company is taking a break from using their phones

This Utah smartphone company is taking a break from using their phones

Hanna Seariac, Deseret News  |  Posted March 2 - 12:21 p.m.  |  Save Story

Rest, spending more time with family and exercise were some of the reasons employees gave for detoxing from their phones.
Sugarhouse hit-and-run victims speak out

Sugarhouse hit-and-run victims speak out

Emma Benson, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 2 - 11:47 a.m.  |  Save Story

Two Sugarhouse women are speaking out after they were injured Wednesday while walking when a van hit them from behind, then left the scene.
Like 'The Great British Baking Show,' but not 'quite as charming'

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Like 'The Great British Baking Show,' but not 'quite as charming'

Lottie Elizabeth Johnson  |  Posted March 2 - 11:43 a.m.  |  Save Story

A few weeks shy of their first wedding anniversary, Jeremy and Jessica Rock wound up on a fun and stressful adventure: competing on the new reality TV series "Cabin Wars: Flip It to Win It."
Does Jeff Grimes think Gerry Bohanon will be QB1 at BYU?

Does Jeff Grimes think Gerry Bohanon will be QB1 at BYU?

Ben Criddle for KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 11:18 a.m.  |  Save Story

Gerry Bohanon's assertive nature grabbed hold of Jeff Grimes almost immediately.
US military airdrops thousands of meals into Gaza in emergency humanitarian aid operation

US military airdrops thousands of meals into Gaza in emergency humanitarian aid operation

Tara Copp, Associated Press  |  Posted March 2 - 11:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

American military C-130 cargo planes have airdropped food and aid in pallets over Gaza. It's the opening stage of an emergency humanitarian assistance authorized by President Joe Biden.
New reservoir to help southern Utah water supply moves closer to reality

New reservoir to help southern Utah water supply moves closer to reality

Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 2 - 10:32 a.m.  |  Save Story

A new source of water is one step closer to becoming a reality for residents in southern Utah's Washington County with the Chief Toquer Reservoir.
Older US adults should get another COVID-19 shot, health officials recommend

Older US adults should get another COVID-19 shot, health officials recommend

Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted March 2 - 10:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

Older U.S. adults should roll up their sleeves for another COVID-19 shot, even if they received a booster in the fall, an advisory panel said Wednesday.
As Alissa Pili nears end with Utes, her 'positive role model' approach has left mark on Utah

As Alissa Pili nears end with Utes, her 'positive role model' approach has left mark on Utah

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 9:21 a.m.  |  Save Story

As Alissa Pili looks back on a roller coaster career that at one point left her in an unhappy state with the sport she once loved and later rekindled it in a move to Utah, she recognizes it's all part of the journey.
Extremism is US voters' greatest worry, poll finds

Extremism is US voters' greatest worry, poll finds

Jason Lange, Reuters  |  Posted March 2 - 9:17 a.m.  |  Save Story

Worries about political extremism or threats to democracy have emerged as a top concern for U.S. voters, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll showed.
Southern Utah preschool teacher arrested in online sexual exploitation investigation

Southern Utah preschool teacher arrested in online sexual exploitation investigation

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 8:42 a.m.  |  Save Story

A preschool teacher in southern Utah has been charged with trying to trade child sex abuse material online.
Get Gephardt helps retiree deadlocked with Social Security over lost birth certificate

Get Gephardt helps retiree deadlocked with Social Security over lost birth certificate

Matt Gephardt, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 2 - 8:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

For Hung Tran to prove his identity to the government, he needs to provide it with his original birth certificate. That's a problem.
Explore New Zealand's green hills for a fraction of the price with this Utah travel agency

Explore New Zealand's green hills for a fraction of the price with this Utah travel agency

Dick Jensen & Alan McKay Tours  |  Posted March 2 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

New Zealand is the ultimate travel destination if you're looking for a bit of adventure in a breathtakingly beautiful setting.
UTA mulls changes to reduced-fare structure; fare-less UVX service set to expire

UTA mulls changes to reduced-fare structure; fare-less UVX service set to expire

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 7:22 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utah transit officials say they are mulling changes to some of their fare structures, including an expansion of reduced fare income eligibility and an end to fareless for its Utah County bus rapid transit service.
No. 22 Utah State beats Air Force 72-60 in penultimate home game

No. 22 Utah State beats Air Force 72-60 in penultimate home game

Andrew Hyde for KSL.com  |  Updated March 2 - 12:57 a.m.  |  Save Story

No. 22 Utah State defeated the Air Force Academy Falcons 72-60 at home Friday night.
The 'complicated' 2024 legislative session is in the books. Here's what lawmakers did

The 'complicated' 2024 legislative session is in the books. Here's what lawmakers did

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Updated March 1 - 11:57 p.m.  |  Save Story

Lawmakers are expected to pass over 100 bills on the final day of the 2024 general legislative session Friday.
Federal grand jury indicts 3 Cedar City men accused in C-A-L Ranch firearm thefts

Federal grand jury indicts 3 Cedar City men accused in C-A-L Ranch firearm thefts

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Posted March 1 - 10:27 p.m.  |  Save Story

A federal grand jury in St. George recently returned an indictment charging three Cedar City residents with firearm offenses after they were accused of stealing multiple guns from C-A-L Ranch Stores in Cedar City.
Paramedic gets 5 years in prison for Elijah McClain's death in case against medical responders

Paramedic gets 5 years in prison for Elijah McClain's death in case against medical responders

Colleen Slevin and Matthew Brown, Associated Press  |  Updated March 1 - 10:12 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Colorado paramedic has been sentenced to five years in prison for the death of Elijah McClain in a rare prosecution of medical responders that has left officials rethinking how they treat people in police custody.
IRS launches crackdown on 125,000 wealthy 'non-filers'

IRS launches crackdown on 125,000 wealthy 'non-filers'

Fatima Hussein, Associated Press  |  Updated March 1 - 9:58 p.m.  |  Save Story

The IRS plans to go after 125,000 high-income earners who did not file tax returns going back to 2017 — and the agency says hundreds of millions of dollars of unpaid taxes are involved in these cases.
Lawmakers repeal last component of Utah Lake island plan, call for new study

Lawmakers repeal last component of Utah Lake island plan, call for new study

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 9:48 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah lawmakers agreed to repeal a law that opened the door for a doomed project to dredge Utah Lake and instead want to study ways to improve flow from it to the Great Salt Lake.
1 killed after car hits cement barrier on I-15 in South Jordan

1 killed after car hits cement barrier on I-15 in South Jordan

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Updated March 1 - 9:40 p.m.  |  Save Story

One person was killed after a car hit the cement barrier on I-15 in South Jordan Friday evening.
Dangerous soil contamination at Hill to be treated before I-15 interchange construction begins

Dangerous soil contamination at Hill to be treated before I-15 interchange construction begins

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 9:22 p.m.  |  Save Story

After old rail shop buildings were demolished to make room for a new I-15 interchange, soil tests revealed trichloroethylene contamination "above the EPA-established maximum contaminant level."
Utah lawmakers embrace 'energy security' in multiple bills

Utah lawmakers embrace 'energy security' in multiple bills

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted March 1 - 9:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

Conservative Utah lawmakers strongly emphasized they don't want to be California, Oregon or Washington when it comes to securing the integrity of the power grid.
Layton High School student arrested after bringing gun to school, police say

Layton High School student arrested after bringing gun to school, police say

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 8:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Police say they arrested a student at Layton High School on Friday after he brought a gun to school and showed it off to classmates.
Here's everything coming and going on Netflix in March

Here's everything coming and going on Netflix in March

Sicily Stanton, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 8:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

Here's a look at what is coming and going on Netflix in March.
Trump lawyer says Georgia election interference case's prosecutor should be disqualified

Trump lawyer says Georgia election interference case's prosecutor should be disqualified

Jack Queen, Reuters  |  Updated March 1 - 7:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

A lawyer for Donald Trump on Friday told a Georgia judge that the lead prosecutor who charged the former U.S. president with election interference should be disqualified because she may have lied to the court about her undisclosed affair with a top deputy.
A developer has big plans for the Utah State Hospital property

A developer has big plans for the Utah State Hospital property

Daniel Woodruff, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 1 - 7:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

The latest effort to move the Utah State Hospital for a new development plan has failed this legislative session.
Docutah returns to St. George for 14th year with films aiming 'to spark change in the world'

Docutah returns to St. George for 14th year with films aiming 'to spark change in the world'

Stephanie DeGraw, St. George News  |  Posted March 1 - 6:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Independent filmmaking can be challenging, but it also allows an opportunity to spark change in the hearts and minds of viewers.
'The toughest session I've had,' Utah House Democrats say

'The toughest session I've had,' Utah House Democrats say

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted March 1 - 6:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's House Democratic leadership said the legislative session ending Friday was the most politically polarized they've experienced. They cited a new change moving the candidate filing period to before the session as one reason why.
Truck driver pulled to safety after crash leaves vehicle dangling over bridge across Ohio River

Truck driver pulled to safety after crash leaves vehicle dangling over bridge across Ohio River

Associated Press  |  Updated March 1 - 5:39 p.m.  |  Save Story

The driver of a semitruck has been pulled to safety by firefighters following a crash that left the vehicle dangling over a bridge across the Ohio River.
Utah lawmakers approve downtown NBA/NHL arena bill as they seek 'vibrant' capital

Utah lawmakers approve downtown NBA/NHL arena bill as they seek 'vibrant' capital

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated March 1 - 5:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah lawmakers have approved a bill that paves the way for improvements to downtown Salt Lake City, including a possible new arena for the Utah Jazz and a potential National Hockey League franchise.
2 women charged with extorting Utah mayor, making false child trafficking allegations

2 women charged with extorting Utah mayor, making false child trafficking allegations

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 5:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two Goshen women were charged Friday with extorting and harassing a mayor and falsely accusing him and Utah County sheriff's deputies of child human trafficking.
Some Utah ski resorts close, scale back operations due to gusty winds

Some Utah ski resorts close, scale back operations due to gusty winds

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Updated March 1 - 4:38 p.m.  |  Save Story

A wind advisory is in effect along the Wasatch Back and a winter storm warning goes into effect in the area late Saturday morning.
Biden approves military air drops of aid into Gaza after chaotic encounter left more than 100 dead

Biden approves military air drops of aid into Gaza after chaotic encounter left more than 100 dead

Zeke Miller, Aamer Madhani, and Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Updated March 1 - 4:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden says that the U.S. will begin airdropping humanitarian assistance into Gaza, a day after more than 100 Palestinians were killed during a chaotic encounter with Israeli troops.
Man sentenced for aggravated robbery, beating Washington County inmate to near death heads to prison

Man sentenced for aggravated robbery, beating Washington County inmate to near death heads to prison

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted March 1 - 4:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

While in jail on an armed robbery case, a man nearly beat a Washington County inmate to death. He now will serve prison time for both cases.
Teen injured in apparent case of 'hood surfing' at Bear River High, flown for care

Teen injured in apparent case of 'hood surfing' at Bear River High, flown for care

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 3:58 p.m.  |  Save Story

A teen sustained what officials believe to be serious injuries after a suspected "hood surfing" incident on Friday at Bear River High School.
COVID-19 no longer means 5 days in isolation, CDC says

COVID-19 no longer means 5 days in isolation, CDC says

Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted March 1 - 3:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

U.S. health officials say people with COVID-19 no longer need to stay in isolation for five days. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention changed its longstanding guidance on Friday.
Have You Seen This? Missouri trooper defeats heavy hay bale

Have You Seen This? Missouri trooper defeats heavy hay bale

Matt Brooks, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 3:30 p.m.  |  Save Story

A highway trooper showed he doesn't skip leg day and kept the road safer when he nudged a heavy hay bale off the road in central Missouri.

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