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Lehi Historical Marker Program to unveil first marker honoring the rodeo

Lehi Historical Marker Program to unveil first marker honoring the rodeo

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 4:53 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Lehi Historical Society will be unveiling its first historical marker, which will honor the Lehi rodeo.
It's summer solstice time. Here's what that means

It's summer solstice time. Here's what that means

Adithi Ramakrishnan, Associated Press  |  Posted June 19 - 3:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Summer kicks off in the Northern Hemisphere with the summer solstice on Thursday.
Have You Seen This? Horse helps its friend fly the coop

Have You Seen This? Horse helps its friend fly the coop

Grant Olsen for KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 3:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

We could all use a friend like Al Fayeed, who isn't afraid to get his hooves dirty and help others have a good time.
Report: Utah could save millions in waste by improving inventory process at liquor stores

Report: Utah could save millions in waste by improving inventory process at liquor stores

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 2:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

A legislative audit found Utah could save millions in waste by using industry best practices to manage inventory at state-owned liquor stores.
The relationship between Church of Jesus Christ and Community of Christ

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The relationship between Church of Jesus Christ and Community of Christ

Trent Toone, Deseret News  |  Posted June 19 - 2:26 p.m.  |  Save Story

Members of Community of Christ and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints came together in the Kirtland Temple this week for a devotional, singing and celebrating their shared heritage.
California's Gettleman rallies from 3-down to win inaugural UGA girls' junior state amateur

California's Gettleman rallies from 3-down to win inaugural UGA girls' junior state amateur

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 2:19 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ashley Gettleman rallied from a 3-hole deficit to upset top-seeded Aadyn Long, 2 and 1, Wednesday and claim the inaugural Utah girls' junior amateur championship.
Crimson Cliffs grad Lincoln Markham pulls away for Utah junior amateur championship

Crimson Cliffs grad Lincoln Markham pulls away for Utah junior amateur championship

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 2:15 p.m.  |  Save Story

The BYU signee rallied from a second-hole deficit to take a 3-up lead after six holes and never let up en route to a 7 and 6 win over Morgan's Lance Loughton to clinch the inaugural Utah junior amateur title.
Employees of New Yorker nightclub face money laundering, other charges

Employees of New Yorker nightclub face money laundering, other charges

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 2:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

Four people associated with the New Yorker nightclub in Salt Lake City are now facing criminal charges following a yearlong investigation into the now-closed business.
Utes football: Previewing the 2024 schedule with a look at Arizona, Arizona State

Utes football: Previewing the 2024 schedule with a look at Arizona, Arizona State

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 1:12 p.m.  |  Save Story

We continue down Utah's 2024 schedule with two more opponents — two familiar opponents that are making their move from the Pac-12 to the Big 12, too.
The legacy of a last name: A new memorial park honors the last names of the formerly enslaved

The legacy of a last name: A new memorial park honors the last names of the formerly enslaved

Victor Blackwell and Devon M. Sayers, CNN  |  Posted June 19 - 1:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

A new sculpture park that memorializes African Americans' centuries-long fight for freedom – from slavery to modern day – has opened in Montgomery, Alabama, the original capital of the Confederacy.
Utah Rep. Maloy seeks to accelerate federal mine permitting process

Utah Rep. Maloy seeks to accelerate federal mine permitting process

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted June 19 - 12:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

Republican lawmakers are targeting what they say is a laborious, cumbersome and costly federal permitting process that drains industry and taxpayers of millions.
Proposed gun range west of Payson worries homeowners

Proposed gun range west of Payson worries homeowners

Lindsay Aerts, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 19 - 11:07 a.m.  |  Save Story

Dozens of people who live near the foothills west of Payson are worried about a new gun range that's proposed for the area behind their homes.
Woman suspected of shooting, killing 2 in southern Utah surrenders

Woman suspected of shooting, killing 2 in southern Utah surrenders

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated June 19 - 10:53 a.m.  |  Save Story

Officers have taken into custody a woman wanted in connection with the shooting deaths of two people at a home in Washington, Washington County.
What's open and closed on Juneteenth 2024

What's open and closed on Juneteenth 2024

Ramishah Maruf, CNN  |  Posted June 19 - 10:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

Juneteenth, which commemorates the end of slavery in the United States, became the newest U.S. federal holiday in 2021, though its storied history has held significance for many Black Americans for a long time.
Russia's Putin and North Korea's Kim sign mutual defense pact

Russia's Putin and North Korea's Kim sign mutual defense pact

Josh Smith and Ju-min Park, Reuters  |  Posted June 19 - 9:15 a.m.  |  Save Story

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a deal with North Korea's Kim Jong Un on Wednesday that included a mutual defense pledge, one of Russia's most significant moves in Asia for years that Kim said amounted to an "alliance."
How BYU signee Daniel Simmons has become one of the top distance runners in Utah history

How BYU signee Daniel Simmons has become one of the top distance runners in Utah history

Kathy Aiken for KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 9:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

Daniel Simmons, who has a passion for running, just graduated from American Fork High.
World Refugee Day events set to recognize those 'forced to flee'

World Refugee Day events set to recognize those 'forced to flee'

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 8:35 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah Department of Workforce Services and Catholic Community Services are each hosting events to mark World Refugee Day, meant to recognize refugees around the globe.
Ogden's Pioneer Stadium – site of a major annual rodeo – getting $4.3M upgrade, new name

Ogden's Pioneer Stadium – site of a major annual rodeo – getting $4.3M upgrade, new name

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 8:05 a.m.  |  Save Story

Pioneer Stadium in Ogden, site of an annual professional rodeo, is getting a $4.3 million upgrade and will be renamed in honor of the George and Dolores Eccles Foundation.
Here's why you should remove your contacts before swimming

Here's why you should remove your contacts before swimming

John A. Moran Eye Center  |  Posted June 19 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Here are some of the reasons to remove contacts before you jump into a pool, lake or ocean or even before you shower.
Former Bluffdale fire chief pleads guilty to misusing public money

Former Bluffdale fire chief pleads guilty to misusing public money

Daniel Woodruff, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 19 - 7:41 a.m.  |  Save Story

A former Bluffdale fire chief and mayoral candidate has pleaded guilty to misusing public money.
Centuries-old cherries found at Mount Vernon. Growers hopeful about next crop

Centuries-old cherries found at Mount Vernon. Growers hopeful about next crop

Dennis Romboy, Deseret News  |  Posted June 19 - 7:15 a.m.  |  Save Story

Archaeologists discovered dozens of bottles of cherries and berries preserved in storage pits at George Washington's Mount Vernon home on the banks of the Potomac River.
Ex-Utah County youth symphony leader accused of molesting teens pleads guilty just before trial

Ex-Utah County youth symphony leader accused of molesting teens pleads guilty just before trial

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 10:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

A former youth symphony leader pleaded guilty on Tuesday to attempted forcible sodomy of a teenager about 20 years ago, but charges are still pending in Salt Lake County.
Gov. Spencer Cox endorses Rep. Celeste Maloy's reelection campaign

Gov. Spencer Cox endorses Rep. Celeste Maloy's reelection campaign

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 10:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox backed the reelection effort of Rep. Celeste Maloy on Tuesday, joining with Utah's three other representatives in supporting her over challenger Colby Jenkins.
Weber School District opens second teen center at Bonneville High School

Weber School District opens second teen center at Bonneville High School

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 9:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Weber School District on Tuesday opened its second teen center to serve as a safe haven and provide vital resources for students.
Olympic trials: 2020 Olympian Rhyan White hits the pool, along with other former Utah prep stars

Olympic trials: 2020 Olympian Rhyan White hits the pool, along with other former Utah prep stars

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 9:22 p.m.  |  Save Story

Rhyan White will have to wait a little longer to see if she will go to a second Olympic Games.
DOJ says Utah violates civil rights by 'segregating' adults with intellectual disabilities

DOJ says Utah violates civil rights by 'segregating' adults with intellectual disabilities

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 9:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Department of Justice investigation found Utah in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act by "segregating" adults with disabilities in employment and day services.
Willie Mays, Giants' electrifying 'Say Hey Kid,' has died at 93

Willie Mays, Giants' electrifying 'Say Hey Kid,' has died at 93

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted June 18 - 8:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

Willie Mays, baseball's exuberant and electrifying "Say Hey Kid," has died at 93.
 Utah to finally get its own passport office after Romney push

Utah to finally get its own passport office after Romney push

Suzanne Bates, Deseret News  |  Posted June 18 - 8:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Salt Lake City will get a permanent passport office, Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced Tuesday.
'I'm going to miss him for sure': Steve Klauke's death leaves 'hole' for Salt Lake Bees

'I'm going to miss him for sure': Steve Klauke's death leaves 'hole' for Salt Lake Bees

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 7:41 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Salt Lake Bees paid tribute to Steve Klauke, who left a special place in the hearts of everyone at the ballpark.
1 dead in early morning Box Elder county crash

1 dead in early morning Box Elder county crash

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 7:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man was killed Tuesday morning when his car went off the interstate and rolled into a ditch in Box Elder County.
Firefighters rescue driver of dump truck after vehicle fell 200 feet into ravine

Firefighters rescue driver of dump truck after vehicle fell 200 feet into ravine

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Updated June 18 - 7:11 p.m.  |  Save Story

Firefighters extricated a dump truck driver pinned after the truck fell 200 feet into a ravine Tuesday.
3 injured in stabbing at South Salt Lake TRAX station

3 injured in stabbing at South Salt Lake TRAX station

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com and Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Updated June 18 - 7:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

Police are investigating a triple stabbing that happened Tuesday at a South Salt Lake TRAX station.
Nicholas Rossi no longer representing himself in Utah County rape case

Nicholas Rossi no longer representing himself in Utah County rape case

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 7:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

After multiple delays due to Nicholas Rossi's inability to pay his chosen attorney for his Utah County rape case, he agreed on Tuesday to the appointment of a public defender.
Nordic Valley focused on fixing Apollo ski lift; new lodge coming in 2026 or 2027

Nordic Valley focused on fixing Apollo ski lift; new lodge coming in 2026 or 2027

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 6:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Nordic Valley ski resort officials won't rebuild the lodge destroyed in a January blaze until 2026 or 2027 and are focused, for now, on fixing the Apollo lift.
Honie asks Utah pardons board to commute his death sentence

Honie asks Utah pardons board to commute his death sentence

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 5:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Taberon Honie and his attorneys are asking the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole to commute his recently signed death warrant to a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Killer who attacked Colorado gay club receives multiple sentences of life in prison

Killer who attacked Colorado gay club receives multiple sentences of life in prison

Keith Coffman and Jonathan Allen, Reuters  |  Posted June 18 - 4:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

The convicted shooter who killed five people in a 2022 attack at a gay nightclub in Colorado pleaded guilty to federal hate crime and gun charges on Tuesday and received multiple life sentences.
Texas man charged with groping Utah teen now faces charge in second case

Texas man charged with groping Utah teen now faces charge in second case

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated June 18 - 4:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Texas man charged with groping a teenage girl at a Salt Lake store in August has been charged again and accused of groping a second girl at another Salt Lake store.
Apple suspends work on next high-end headset to focus on cheaper model

Apple suspends work on next high-end headset to focus on cheaper model

Zaheer Kachwala, Reuters  |  Posted June 18 - 4:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Apple has suspended work on its next high-end Vision headset, the Information reported on Tuesday, citing an employee at a manufacturer that makes key components for the Vision Pro.
1 dead, another injured after motorcyclists collide in Blacksmith Fork Canyon

1 dead, another injured after motorcyclists collide in Blacksmith Fork Canyon

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Updated June 18 - 3:54 p.m.  |  Save Story

One man is dead and another was injured after colliding their motorcycles while traveling Blacksmith Fork Canyon on Saturday.
How progress is being made in the Colorado River Basin

How progress is being made in the Colorado River Basin

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted June 18 - 3:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Monday webinar hosted by the Water Hub detailed some of the progress made so far with on-the-ground projects to save the Colorado River.
Lehi startup Crew launches free family banking app with 4.7% APY savings

Lehi startup Crew launches free family banking app with 4.7% APY savings

Crew  |  Posted June 18 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Crew, a new family focused banking app based in Lehi, announced that its app is now generally available and families can sign up without an invite code.
Get Gephardt investigates who's responsible for damage when cars collide in a car wash

Get Gephardt investigates who's responsible for damage when cars collide in a car wash

Matt Gephardt, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 2:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Grantsville woman's car was damaged inside a car wash when the vehicle ahead of her went off the tracks. So, who pays for the damage?
Justin Timberlake arrested, accused of driving while intoxicated

Justin Timberlake arrested, accused of driving while intoxicated

The Associated Press  |  Posted June 18 - 2:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

Justin Timberlake has been arrested on allegations that the singer was driving while intoxicated on New York's Long Island.
Boeing CEO blasted in US Senate hearing while apologizing for safety woes

Boeing CEO blasted in US Senate hearing while apologizing for safety woes

David Shepardson, Reuters  |  Updated June 18 - 2:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

U.S. senators on Tuesday attacked the CEO of Boeing for the planemaker's tarnished safety record, overshadowing his apology to families who lost loved ones in two 737 MAX crashes
Santaquin man charged with attempted murder in assault with pickup truck

Santaquin man charged with attempted murder in assault with pickup truck

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 1:42 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Santaquin was charged Tuesday with attempted murder and accused of smashing another man's leg with his pickup truck.
School safety task force discuss new requirements for schools as part of new law

School safety task force discuss new requirements for schools as part of new law

Brianna Chavez, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 1:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

The School Safety Security Task Force met on Monday for the first time this year to discuss new school safety requirements implemented in HB84.
New York's top court declines to hear Trump's appeal of the gag order in his hush money case

New York's top court declines to hear Trump's appeal of the gag order in his hush money case

Jake Offenhartz and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Updated June 18 - 12:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Donald Trump plans to keep fighting a gag order in his New York hush money case even though the state's top court has declined to hear his appeal of it.
Community welcomes home 9-year-old Huntsville boy who was hit by car

Community welcomes home 9-year-old Huntsville boy who was hit by car

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 12:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

A large crowd gathered Monday to welcome home a 9-year-old boy released from the hospital after a lengthy fight for his survival.
Reflective monolith appears in outskirts of Las Vegas

Reflective monolith appears in outskirts of Las Vegas

Michael Houck, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 11:47 a.m.  |  Save Story

Three years since a mysterious monolith appeared in the Utah wilderness, a new one was found in the mountains near Las Vegas.
7 trends driving today's kitchen renovations

7 trends driving today's kitchen renovations

Bedrock Quartz  |  Posted June 18 - 11:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

Bedrock Quartz professionals share seven trends they're seeing in kitchen remodels.
'Politically homeless' Latter-day Saints dissatisfied with 2024 candidates

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'Politically homeless' Latter-day Saints dissatisfied with 2024 candidates

Samuel Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted June 18 - 11:25 a.m.  |  Save Story

Latter-day Saints stood out in an AEI study about how people of faith nationwide feel about their presidential choices.
Woman knocked unconscious while skydiving survives after crashing onto Erda roof

Woman knocked unconscious while skydiving survives after crashing onto Erda roof

Garna Mejia, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 11:14 a.m.  |  Save Story

A woman was hospitalized in serious condition after a skydiving accident in Tooele over the weekend. She was knocked unconscious while skydiving and landed on the roof of a home.
Patrick Kinahan: Former coach sees Big Ten or SEC in Utah's future

Patrick Kinahan: Former coach sees Big Ten or SEC in Utah's future

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 10:26 a.m.  |  Save Story

Add another voice to the growing contingent that believes college sports, which is dictated by football, is due for more significant shakeups.
Strong winds wreak havoc in Utah County

Strong winds wreak havoc in Utah County

Daniel Woodruff, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 10:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

High winds caused damage and chaos in Utah County on Monday, including a fire that sparked in Pleasant Grove.
Thefts of charging cables pose yet another obstacle to appeal of electric vehicles

Thefts of charging cables pose yet another obstacle to appeal of electric vehicles

Tom Krisher, Associated Press  |  Posted June 18 - 9:31 a.m.  |  Save Story

Across the U.S., thieves have been targeting electric-vehicle charging stations, intent on stealing the cables, which contain copper wiring.
Sen. Lee endorses Mike Kennedy in 3rd Congressional District race

Sen. Lee endorses Mike Kennedy in 3rd Congressional District race

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted June 18 - 9:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

Sen. Mike Lee endorsed state Sen. Mike Kennedy, R-Alpine, for Utah's open 3rd Congressional District seat on Monday.
Judge permanently seals nearly 100 exhibits from Chad Daybell trial

Judge permanently seals nearly 100 exhibits from Chad Daybell trial

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted June 18 - 8:24 a.m.  |  Save Story

Judge Steven Boyce has issued an order permanently sealing nearly 100 exhibits displayed in Chad Daybell's murder trial.
Teenagers rush to help Tooele couple after hearing cries for help at campground

Teenagers rush to help Tooele couple after hearing cries for help at campground

Shelby Lofton, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 8:04 a.m.  |  Save Story

A group of teenagers is being thanked for rescuing a Tooele man who experienced a seizure and fell into an active fire pit while camping.
'They should have arrested him': Video captures aggressive road rage incident in Lehi

'They should have arrested him': Video captures aggressive road rage incident in Lehi

Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 7:42 a.m.  |  Save Story

Video footage captured from the back of a Tesla shows a pickup truck ramming into it before speeding off in the middle of Lehi on Saturday.

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