Utah's rise in motorcycle deaths could reverse with awareness
In 2018, Utah had a 24 percent increase in motorcycle deaths with 47 motorcyclists killed on the roads. This year is on track to match that. Drivers and bikers are encouraged to be more aware of each other on the road.
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Keith Ridler, Associated Press | Posted Apr 24th - 8:39am
A new plan to save sagebrush habitats in Western states that support cattle ranching, recreation and 350 wildlife species — including imperiled sage grouse — is a paradigm shift in strategy, federal officials said.
Cara MacDonald, KSL.com | Posted Apr 24th - 8:18am
The act of becoming homeless results in tremendous loss, far beyond a home and physical belongings. Salt Lake City’s homeless population has lost a lot, from personal identification credentials to a sense of purpose and self-worth.
Carole Mikita, KSL TV | Posted Apr 24th - 8:07am
When Kwani Povi Winder had her daughter, she wondered how she could balance motherhood and art. Then a grant from a nonprofit arts organization helped make sure she could do both.
Katie McKellar, KSL | Posted Apr 24th - 7:45am
The rally came before the Salt Lake City Council held a public hearing on an ordinance change to allow more dorm style housing — also known as "single-room occupancy" units — or housing that was once decried as "flop houses."
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Apr 24th - 7:03am
KSL.com’s “Homeless” series will feature four individuals experiencing homelessness in the Salt Lake Valley. This is Tonya's story.
Krishan Francis, Associated Press | Posted Apr 24th - 6:44am
Sri Lanka's president has asked for the resignations of the defense secretary and national police chief, a dramatic internal shake-up after security forces shrugged off intelligence reports warning of possible attacks before Easter bombings that killed over 350 people, the president's office said Wednesday.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 9:43pm
An Ephraim man with a lengthy history of violence toward police officers was charged Tuesday with more crimes against law enforcers, just five days after being released from jail on another conviction of assaulting a police officer.
Mike Anderson, KSL TV | Posted Apr 23rd - 9:11pm
Katrina Michael says math is best enjoyed when you just do it for fun. The 14-year-old home-schooled math whiz says she’s always loved numbers.
Katie McKellar, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 8:38pm
The finance approval paves the way for the massive, $80 million luxury hotel — coined the Union Pacific Hotel — to break ground in early 2020.
Lauren Bennett, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 8:07pm
Childhood cancer survivors are more likely to experience respiratory issues on a poor air quality day, according to a new study. In that group, survivors who underwent chemotherapy are twice as likely to experience issues.
Aley Davis, KSL TV | Posted Apr 23rd - 7:34pm
What motivates people to kick old unhealthy habits and adopt new ones? And what happens when they get off track? One Utah man said it starts with his morning routine.
The Associated Press | Posted Apr 23rd - 7:05pm
Another visitor to Grand Canyon National Park has died after falling over the edge of the South Rim, authorities said Tuesday.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 7:00pm
An Ogden man previously convicted of assault was arrested in Weber County Monday after a 3-year-old girl was taken to a hospital with "severe bruising" and a brain bleed, according to police.
Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press | Posted Apr 23rd - 6:27pm
The pharmaceutical industry executive hit Tuesday with criminal charges stemming from the opioid crisis doesn't have his name on a museum wing, and his company isn't within earshot of Apple or anyone else on the Fortune 500. Even his $1.5 million paycheck was a paltry sum compared to his peers.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 5:45pm
Police continued to search Tuesday for the man who allegedly shot another man four times during an argument Monday night.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 5:13pm
Separate lawsuits are challenging the Trump administration on revamped greater sage grouse plans and oil and gas leases offered near national monuments such as the former Bears Ears, Hovenweep and Canyons of the Ancients.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 4:09pm
U.S. counterintelligence agencies need to shift resources to deal with an increasing number of people from countries other than Mexico and Central and South America illegally crossing the southern border, Rep. Chris Stewart said.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 3:30pm
The U.S. Department of Energy announced that roughly 6.5 million tons of the uranium mill tailings remain.
John Mabunga, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 23rd - 3:07pm
The FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention Spring 2019 event has come and gone, leaving lasting memories and tired feet.
University Of Utah Health | Posted Apr 23rd - 3:00pm
At the University of Utah Health Travel Clinic, jet-setters are prepared for safe and healthy forays into the potentially contagious world. Here's how they can help no matter where you are headed.
Lisa Riley Roche, KSL | Posted Apr 23rd - 2:33pm
Americans for Prosperity Utah is sending out mailers as part of a national campaign urging voters to thank their state lawmakers for backing "Clean Slate" legislation that automatically expunges records of minor criminal offenses.
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