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Number of inspectors isn’t keeping up with home construction in Utah

Brittany Glas, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 10:26pm

With construction leading all sectors in job growth since 2010 in Utah, it’s no surprise demand for new homes is high. In only nine years, more than 47,000 construction jobs have been added across the state.

Man dies in Weber County single-vehicle crash

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 10:02pm

It was a single-vehicle crash on I-15 near mile marker 349, troopers said.

Just 1 year to go until Salt Lake City’s new $3.6B airport opens

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 9:56pm

The $3.6 billion rebuild of the Salt Lake City International Airport is now on a countdown, with less than a year to go until its first phase is slated to open to the public: Sept. 15, 2020.

Utah cyclist in critical condition after collision with semitruck

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 9:04pm

The man suffered critical injuries and was taken via ambulance to a hospital, where he was then transported via medical helicopter to a different hospital, police said.

How to prevent yourself from falling as you age

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 9:03pm

As the weather begins to change this fall season, it’s time to think about a different kind of fall. About 50% of adults in their 80s fall down in any given year, either in their home or on slick surfaces.

Bridge construction to close northbound I-15 in Lehi for 4 nights

Jenny Guzman, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 8:02pm

Utah county drivers can expect delays and overnight closures if they are heading north on I-15 from Lehi Main Street to 2100 North. The four-night closure will begin Tuesday night.

Why Thomas Cook’s sudden closure will likely have little impact on Utah tourism

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 7:33pm

British travel company Thomas Cook folded overnight, leaving many stranded travelers across the world. While the company didn’t have direct business with Utah, it has some ties with Utah tourism.

Ogden police locate lost child’s parents

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 7:27pm

Police found the little boy wandering near Cook Street and were trying to find his family Monday evening. Police announced they had found the child's parents just before 9 p.m.

U. professor finds pieces of the moon in Antarctica

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 7:01pm

Fifty years after the Apollo 11 crew landed on the moon, a team of expeditionists led by a University of Utah professor found five pieces of lunar rock in Antarctica.

Rep. Chris Stewart: 'Take a breath' over Trump call with Ukraine leader

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:16pm

Democrats need to pump the brakes on calling for impeachment of President Donald Trump over his July telephone call with the president of Ukraine that prompted a controversial whistleblower complaint, Rep. Chris Stewart said Monday.

Police identify man killed in Springville shooting, 1 man arrested

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 5:00pm

Lazaro A. Nieves, 29, of Springville, was shot and killed early Sunday morning, police said Monday.

Hundreds lose power after dump truck snags Provo communications line

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 4:49pm

At least eight power poles were down in the Grandview area after a dump truck snagged a communications line, Provo Power officials said in a tweet.

U. claims it wasn’t at fault for Lauren McCluskey’s death, her parents say otherwise

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 4:44pm

Since Lauren lived on campus, her only access to police was the campus police. "She trusted campus police to help her, and they failed," her mother said in the statement.

Orem man faces 20 charges after alleged sexual Skype chats with teen

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 4:04pm

An Orem man who prosecutors say made a 17-year-old boy perform various sex acts as they Skyped now faces a long list of charges.

How BYU football reacted to season-ending injury of RB Ty'Son Williams

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:31pm

Micah Simon is Williams’ roommate, and among his best friends on a team where he has quickly become friends with virtually everyone after transferring to Provo following two seasons at South Carolina.

Reports: Utah football to play Florida in 2022, 2023 and drop BYU from schedule

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:53pm

The University of Utah football program has reportedly scheduled a home-and-home series with SEC Blue Blood Florida, according to a report out of Florida.

Can multimillion-dollar suicide awareness campaign lower Utah’s suicide rates?

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:32pm

In the battle against the nation’s rising suicide rates, state leaders and donors announced a campaign Monday to change stigmas surrounding mental health in Utah.

Creators of viral Utah dating show 'Provo's Most Eligible' promise new format, but same 'cringe' for season 2

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:00pm

The second season of the viral Utah dating show “Provo’s Most Eligible” will be very different from the first — but don’t worry. The producers say the show’s signature “cringeyness” will still be there.

Salt Lake City Police Chief Brown reaffirms department does not do immigration raids

Kelli Pierce, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:43pm

Salt Lake City Police Chief Mike Brown is one of 50 police chiefs and Sheriffs from across the country who have signed a letter reassuring immigrants that their departments do not participate in federal immigration raids.

Layton couple issued federal ticket for allegedly starting Bountiful fire

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:14pm

A Layton couple has been issued a citation accusing them of starting the Gun Range Fire above Bountiful that destroyed three homes and damaged five others.

Police identify BYU student who died after being struck by vehicle in Provo

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 12:31pm

A BYU student died after he was struck by a vehicle while longboarding near the school’s campus Sunday night, police said Monday.