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Woman arrested with 219 pounds of marijuana in vehicle on Utah freeway, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 12th - 9:04pm

A woman who police say was transporting more than 200 pounds of marijuana was arrested Wednesday morning.


1 of 2 girls convicted in Slender Man stabbing loses appeal

Scott Bauer, Associated Press  |  Updated Aug 12th - 8:55pm

One of two Wisconsin girls who repeatedly stabbed a classmate because she believed a fictional horror character named Slender Man would attack her family if she didn’t kill the girl lost an appeal Wednesday.


Biden, Harris lash Trump at debut of historic VP choice

Bill Barrow, Alexandra Jaffe and Will Weissertt, Associated Press  |  Updated Aug 12th - 8:30pm

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris pushed past their one-time political rivalry Wednesday to deliver an aggressive attack on the character and performance of President Donald Trump in their historic first appearance as running mates.

Tanking hasn't stopped Joe Ingles' ironman streak, but how will it affect the Jazz?

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 12th - 8:25pm

The Jazz forward is the active leader in consecutive games played (a streak that now stands at 375 regular-season games) and not even Utah’s great tank job of 2020 has been able to stop that.

Man convicted of sex with minor faces additional felony charges

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 12th - 8:04pm

A man convicted of unlawful sexual contact with a girl he met on a dating app faces new charges for allegedly raping another girl he met on the same app, according to prosecutors.

Bingham-Weber football opener canceled following 3 positive tests for COVID-19

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Aug 12th - 7:59pm

Friday’s opener between Bingham and Weber has been canceled, the Jordan School District confirmed to KSL.

Wildfire updates: 35-acre fire near Cedar Fort threatens structures; fire restriction enacted

Lauren Bennett,  |  Updated Aug 12th - 7:36pm

The latest updates on wildfires burning across the state of Utah.

Why the new Ford Bronco is awesome (and why you're going to want one)

Jason Bell for KSL Cars  |  Posted Aug 12th - 7:16pm

Here are five reasons why the new Ford Bronco is awesome — and why you’re probably going to want one.

Report shows no major progress on Utah homelessness as COVID-19 impacts loom

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Aug 12th - 7:11pm

Utah’s unsheltered homeless increased 12%, but officials say it’s due to better counting.

Salt Lake police respond to homicide on Harrison Avenue

Lauren Bennett,  |  Updated Aug 12th - 7:03pm

Officers responded to a homicide Wednesday evening at Harrison Avenue and Main Street, where a middle-aged man was found dead.

University of Utah athletics dept. to face $50-60 million shortfall without fall sports

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Aug 12th - 5:26pm

The University of Utah athletics department is set to lose approximately $50-60 million or more on a $91 million yearly budget following the Pac-12’s decision to postpone fall sports Tuesday.

Salt Lake police suspend use of dogs after man says he was bitten while on the ground with hands up

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Aug 12th - 5:09pm

Salt Lake City police have suspended using K-9 officers to make contact with suspects after body camera video surfaced this week showing a Black man being bitten by a police dog while the man is kneeling to the ground and has his hands up.

'It makes my heart hurt': Salt Lake officers recount dramatic water rescue

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 12th - 4:18pm

Letter to mayor says actions reflect officers who love community despite current political climate.

Have You Seen This? The Suns surprise players with the perfect starting lineup announcements

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 12th - 3:29pm

I'm not crying, you're crying. Who knew the Suns could get all basketball fans to feel the feels?


These players and coaches are making their case to play

Jeff Call, Deseret News  |  Posted Aug 12th - 2:56pm

With the fate of the college football season hanging precariously in the balance, one of the top players in the country helped spearhead a campaign to salvage it.

Coronavirus updates: 338 cases, 2 deaths reported; interest in homeschooling explodes Staff  |  Updated Aug 12th - 2:56pm

The latest updates on COVID-19 from Utah, the U.S. and around the world.

Man charged in fatal 2019 crash in southern Utah

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 12th - 2:47pm

A Highland man has been charged in connection with a fatal crash in Washington County in 2019.

Utah to be 1st in nation to kick off high school football season with several big-time matchups

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 12th - 2:37pm

With neighboring state association’s opting to delay fall sports, Davis’ trip to Herriman will be the first formally sanctioned high school football game in the nation.

Man shot by Unified police Saturday dies from his injuries

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 12th - 2:21pm

A man shot by Unified police over the weekend following a half-hour standoff has died from his injuries, police announced Wednesday.


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