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Woman critically injured in Logan motorcycle crash, police say

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 11:26pm

Police don’t know if alcohol was a factor and it wasn’t known if the woman or man was driving the motorcycle.

1 dead and multiple injured after multi-vehicle wreck in Spanish Fork

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:38pm

One woman is dead after the car she was a passenger in was hit by a Pathfinder that went on to hit a motorcycle and one other car Monday night at the intersection of U.S. Highway 6 and Spanish Fork Parkway, officials say.

St. George man charged with stabbing ex's new boyfriend 20 times

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:17pm

Criminal charges were filed Monday against a St. George man accused of breaking into his ex-wife's house and stabbing her boyfriend more than 20 times while he was still in bed.

Senate confirms Cicero Chairman Randy Shumway as U. trustee; leadership vote on Tuesday

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:43pm

The Utah Senate has confirmed Cicero Group Chairman Randy Shumway as a member of the University of Utah’s board of trustees. The trustees are slated to meet Tuesday morning to vote on board leadership.

Rudy Gobert wins 2nd-straight Defensive Player of the Year award

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:56pm

Rudy Gobert was named the 2018-19 NBA Defensive Player of the Year on Monday.

Algal bloom warning advisory issued for Provo Bay

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:17pm

Just five days after officials gave the all clear for algal bloom in Saratoga Springs Marina, an advisory warning was issued for the other side of Utah Lake at Provo Bay.

New Jazz PG Mike Conley wins NBA Teammate of the Year and Sportsmanship Award

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:55pm

The newest Jazzman was honored by both teammates and opponents on Monday.

Hearing set for uncle charged in death of 5-year-old Lizzy Shelley

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:55pm

A preliminary hearing has been set for the man accused of murdering and sexually abusing his 5-year-old niece, Elizabeth “Lizzy” Shelley. The girl's family says they appreciate the support they've received from others in Cache County.

Salt Lake's hopes of another Olympics officially shifts to 2030 or beyond

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:02pm

With the International Olympic Committee's decision Monday to give the 2026 Winter Games to Milan, Italy, Salt Lake City's efforts to secure another Olympics officially shifts to 2030 or beyond.

Risk for wildfires heading into summer lower in Utah than last year — but could soon change

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:34pm

The U.S. Forest Service projections for wildfires in Utah is lower compared to this time last year, but that doesn’t mean a wildfire won’t spark up at anytime soon.

Charges: 18-year-old lit home on fire after argument with father

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:44pm

A teen set fire to her family's home after a heated argument with her father, according to charging documents.

12 apps that are actually helpful for senior citizens

Carrie Rogers-whitehead, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:10pm

As more senior citizens adopt smartphones, app developers have worked to meet the unique needs and challenges of this demographic. Here are 12 apps that might actually be useful for the more elderly among us.

Make Your Week: All in a day's work — for a law enforcement officer

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:37pm

No doubt, being a law enforcement officer is a tough job. But it also includes some rewarding moments that are sweet as can be.

Funeral home owner admits arranging to meet teen for sex act

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:05pm

The owner and former director of Nyman Funeral Home admitted Monday to arranging to meet a boy for a sexual encounter and trying to post bail using a bad check.

Government moves migrant kids after AP exposes bad treatment

Martha Mendoza and Garance Burke, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:30pm

The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation.

Have You Seen This? Dog heroically saves friend from river

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:02pm

The power of friendship is real, and it is four-legged, fluffy, and will save you from a river if you ever need it.

7 more Utah ghost towns worth visiting this summer

Robert J. DeBry  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:00pm

Some are spooky, some are shocking, but each one has a different story hidden in the decaying wood. If you love checking out Utah's ghost towns, make sure to visit these five.

SLC mayor files amended complaint in lawsuit against Utah Inland Port Authority

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:33pm

Mayor Jackie Biskupski filed an amended complaint against the Utah Inland Port Authority, Monday.

Missing University of Utah student met with unknown person at North Salt Lake park

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:01pm

Missing University of Utah student Mackenzie "Kenzie" Lueck was last seen making contact with a person in a vehicle at Hatch Park in North Salt Lake about 3 a.m. on June 17, according to Salt Lake City police.

Be wary of email scam targeting property transactions, Utah consumer protection officials say

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 1:40pm

Utah consumer protection officials launched a campaign Monday to warn residents about a rapidly growing email scam that targets property transactions.

Man found dead in Cache County irrigation pipe identified

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 1:15pm

A man who was found dead in a Cache County irrigation pipe a week ago has been identified.