5 killed in various Utah accidents this weekend
At least five people died in four unrelated vehicle accidents this weekend.
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Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 18th - 8:27pm
On Oct. 18, 2020, the trail and ultrarunning community lost one of its own. On April 10, 2021, runners took to the red rock trails surrounding Zion National Park to race upward of 100 miles in his memory.
Jen Riess, KSL.com | Posted Apr 18th - 8:05pm
A Utah State University football player is in police custody after police say he broke into an on-campus dorm and sexually assaulted a female student Sunday.
True D N A Story | Posted Apr 18th - 7:00pm
The results are considered clinical-level and are designed specifically to be discussed with medical professionals.
Steve Gorman, Reuters | Posted Apr 18th - 6:34pm
NASA hopes to score a 21st-century Wright Brothers moment on Monday as it attempts to send a miniature helicopter buzzing over the surface of Mars in what would be the first powered, controlled flight of an aircraft on another planet.
Jen Riess, KSL.com | Posted Apr 18th - 5:37pm
A man and woman are dead after an apparent murder-suicide Saturday evening.
Half of US adults now have received at least 1 COVID shot; Fauci says he believes J&J will likely resume
Hope Yen and Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press | Posted Apr 18th - 4:16pm
Half of all adults in the U.S. have received at least one COVID-19 shot, the government announced Sunday, marking another milestone in the nation's largest-ever vaccination campaign but leaving more work to do to convince skeptical Americans to roll up their sleeves.
Katie Workman, KSL.com | Posted Apr 18th - 3:31pm
One man is dead after a four-wheeler crash near Five Mile Pass on Saturday night, Tooele County Sheriff's Office confirmed.
Wendy Leonard, Deseret News | Updated Apr 18th - 2:32pm
Police have arrested a man believed to have shot at two boys in Sandy on Friday afternoon.
Jen Riess, KSL.com | Updated Apr 18th - 2:04pm
A boil order issued Friday for two Tooele subdivisions, Loma Vista and Skyline Ridge, has now been lifted.
Cami Mondeaux and Ryan Meeks, KSL NewsRadio | Posted Apr 18th - 1:30pm
Police say they arrested a suspect who reportedly fired shots at officers during a SWAT standoff around 10 p.m. Saturday night, after an hours-long standoff.
The Associated Press | Posted Apr 18th - 12:33pm
Federal public lands officials are investigating after climbing bolts damaged an ancient petroglyph site near Moab.
Katie Workman, KSL.com | Posted Apr 18th - 11:27am
A man is dead after a motorcycle and SUV crash on Saturday night, Salt Lake City police confirmed.
Kelsey Dallas, Deseret News | Posted Apr 18th - 11:23am
The Supreme Court has yet to issue a ruling in its biggest religion case this term, but a new report makes a victory for the Catholic foster care agency involved feel like a foregone conclusion.
Katie Workman, KSL.com | Posted Apr 18th - 11:13am
One person is dead after being struck by a street racing car late Saturday night, Salt Lake City police said.
Top-4 snub doesn't matter to Weber State, which opens 5th-straight FCS Playoffs by hosting Southern Illinois
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Updated Apr 18th - 11:04am
Weber State has made five of its nine playoff appearances in school history since Jay Hill took over the program in 2014.
Katie Workman, KSL.com | Updated Apr 18th - 10:44am
Utah reports 248 new cases of COVID-19, no new deaths, and 17,268 new vaccinations on Sunday, according to the Utah Department of Health.
Casey Smith/Report for America, Associated Press | Posted Apr 18th - 9:29am
The former employee who shot and killed eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis legally purchased the two assault rifles used in the attack despite red flag laws designed to prevent that, police said.
Hannah Petersen, Deseret News | Posted Apr 18th - 8:36am
Some physicians want all mosquito spraying stopped in Utah, claiming alleged harm to residents, but state officials reaffirm their methods of application are safe.
Reduce risk of severe COVID-19 with regular activity, study says. Here's how to get in 22 minutes of exercise daily
Dana Santas, CNN | Posted Apr 18th - 7:43am
A history of being consistently active is strongly associated with a reduced risk of severe Covid-19, according to a new study released Tuesday.
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV | Posted Apr 17th - 10:11pm
Trailhead Park in West Valley wasn't a place many families felt comfortable going to, however, that could change after hundreds of volunteers showed up to clean the place.
The Associated Press | Posted Apr 17th - 9:55pm
Divers returned Saturday to the murky, roiling waters of the Gulf of Mexico in search of lost crew members aboard a capsized lift boat off Louisiana, the Coast Guard said.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Apr 17th - 9:03pm
The value of a good libero or defensive specialist can be overlooked in modern volleyball.
'It's not a third-world problem': Utah's human trafficking survivors, experts bring attention to global issue
Ashley Imlay, Deseret News | Posted Apr 17th - 7:57pm
Elizabeth Frazier grew up in a suburban Salt Lake County neighborhood where she says she played soccer with her friends and appeared to have a regular childhood.
Ryan Miller, KSL.com | Updated Apr 17th - 7:20pm
With the seconds ticking down in the fourth quarter, Clarkson slipped a screen and got open for a 3 that gave the Jazz a 110-108 lead with 8.7 second left. Game winner? Not quite.
Covid Clinic | Posted Apr 17th - 7:00pm
After a year of being cooped up, many people are eager to hit the road or jet set off on a long-awaited adventure.
Pat Reavy, Deseret News | Posted Apr 17th - 6:26pm
A West Jordan man was charged Friday with having thousands of pictures and videos of child pornography.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Apr 17th - 5:18pm
Utah had two athletes win three individual events and the team posted a season high 197.9875 score in the NCAA's final four pairing of the season.
Annie Knox, Deseret News | Posted Apr 17th - 5:08pm
In 2016, Salt Lake City hired social workers within its police department and pairing them with officers in a "co-responder" model.
David Biller, Maria Cheng and Joshua Goodman, Associated Press | Posted Apr 17th - 4:18pm
The global death toll from the coronavirus topped 3 million people Saturday amid repeated setbacks in the worldwide vaccination campaign and a deepening crisis in places such as Brazil, India and France.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Apr 17th - 3:53pm
With a limited number of fans back in the stands of a newly renovated Rice-Eccles Stadium for the first time in more than a year, Utah football was back to normal Saturday — at least as much as possible in a world that is slowly recovering from a global pandemic.
Ranlife Real Estate | Posted Apr 17th - 3:00pm
There are works of art that live to be admired in museums and on curated walls—and then there are those you can actually live in. A Wellsville, Utah mansion is exactly that.
Chris Reed, St. George News | Posted Apr 17th - 2:28pm
The darkest days of the COVID-19 pandemic have been in the intensive care unit of St. George Regional Hospital.
Danica Kirka and Jill Lawless, Associated Press | Updated Apr 17th - 1:51pm
Sitting by herself at the funeral of Prince Philip on Saturday, Queen Elizabeth cut a regal, but solitary figure: still the monarch, but now alone.
Ryan Miller, KSL.com | Updated Apr 17th - 1:21pm
Utah Jazz All-Star guard Donovan Mitchell's MRI on his right ankle revealed no structural damage, sources confirmed to KSL.com.
Joseph Pisani, Associated Press | Posted Apr 17th - 1:15pm
Safety regulators warned people with kids and pets Saturday to immediately stop using a treadmill made by Peloton after one child died and nearly 40 others were injured.
Pat Reavy, Deseret News | Posted Apr 17th - 12:25pm
Criminal charges were filed Thursday against a man who allegedly stabbed another inmate while at the Weber County Jail.
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV | Posted Apr 17th - 11:45am
A group of eight friends walked 26.2 miles in Davis County with heavy backpacks to honor the soldiers who were forced to do the Bataan Death March during World War II.
Ashley Imlay, Deseret News | Posted Apr 17th - 11:13am
In one Utah city, there are just 200 homes for sale but 2,000 real estate agents as an exodus of out-of-staters and others who want to get into their first home battle for a space to call their own.
Linda Williams, KSL.com | Posted Apr 17th - 10:35am
Utah's number of COVID-19 cases increased by 413 on Saturday, with no new deaths and 27,809 more vaccinations reported, according to the Utah Department of Health.
Matt Rascon, KSL TV | Posted Apr 17th - 9:21am
Protesters held a peaceful rally in downtown Salt Lake City Friday to add their voices to the cry for justice across the country.
Aley Davis, KSL TV | Posted Apr 17th - 8:15am
Being diagnosed with cancer is traumatic at any age, but can be particularly difficult for adolescents and young adults who are finishing school, choosing a career, or starting a family. One Layton woman has found support through a special program.
Joe Griffin Ceo, Truenorth Wealth | Posted Apr 17th - 8:10am
Wanting more and needing more are two very different concepts—and one isn't worth the financial risk.
Jacob Klopfenstein and Jen Riess, KSL.com | Updated Apr 16th - 9:59pm
About 70 people were evacuated from an apartment building in Midvale on Friday afternoon, authorities said.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News | Posted Apr 16th - 9:43pm
Utah received $7.3 million from the U.S. Department of Interior for projects on land under the purview of the B.L.M., but nothing for its national parks.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Apr 16th - 9:13pm
The Cougars (17-1) and Badgers (16-0) will be the only two teams playing Saturday night in Omaha, an accommodation made as a result of BYU's long-held religious beliefs.
Jill Lawless and Jo Kearney, Associated Press | Posted Apr 16th - 8:54pm
British soldiers, sailors and air force personnel were practicing, polishing and making final preparations Friday for Prince Philip's funeral, a martial but personal service that will mark the death of a royal patriarch who was also one of the dwindling number of World War II veterans.
Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 16th - 8:33pm
I may have spent the last dozen years driving to and supporting my children in the sport of soccer, but it wasn't until today that I finally earned my badge. Here's how.
Pat Reavy, Deseret News | Updated Apr 16th - 8:28pm
Two people were arrested in Tooele County this week as part of an ongoing investigation that police say started when more than two dozen guns were stolen from the home of a war veteran.
Jasen Lee, Deseret News | Posted Apr 16th - 8:12pm
Despite record numbers of Utahns filing for jobless benefits every week, some businesses are having big trouble finding workers to fill open positions.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Apr 16th - 7:01pm
Utah Legislature leaders on Friday revealed the members who will serve on a 20-person committee tasked with helping craft the state's voting boundaries for the next decade.
Ryan Miller, KSL.com | Updated Apr 16th - 6:29pm
The Jazz suffocated Indiana in the closing two quarters to come back from 17 down and beat the Pacers 119-111 Friday at Vivint Arena in a game that Donovan Mitchell couldn't finish.
Sara Burnett and Michael Tarm, Associated Press | Posted Apr 16th - 6:26pm
Newly released video that shows a Chicago police officer fatally shoot a 13-year-old will be key evidence when prosecutors consider a case against the officer and are confronted with both the emotions surrounding the chilling footage and legal precedent that makes it difficult to bring charges against law enforcement.
Ryan Miller, KSL.com | Posted Apr 16th - 5:41pm
Gov. Spencer Cox said he didn't believe the Jazz scholarship program was at all racist.
- Husband and wife found dead in Tooele home
- Utah State football player arrested for assaulting female student in campus dorm
- 5 killed in various Utah accidents this weekend
- Mars helicopter flight test promises Wright Brothers moment for NASA
- Ultrarunners remember one of their own while running upward of 100 miles in Zion National Park
- Climbing bolts found on 1,000-year-old petroglyphs in Utah
- Have You Seen This? Rescued sheep needs a little more rescuing than planned
- Man dies in four-wheeler crash near Five Mile Pass
- Police make arrest in Sandy drive-by shooting that injured two boys
- 1 person dead after being struck by street racing car in Salt Lake City
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