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'It’s just a miracle:' Cabin still standing amid Dollar Ridge Fire

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 15th - 8:59pm

Deborah and Mark Andrus saw what is left of their property Saturday after the Dollar Ridge Fire burned through parts of Duchesne County last week. As of Sunday, the wildfire had burned 56,734 acres and was 65 percent contained, according to fire officials.

'INN Between' homeless hospice center invites neighbors to welcome party

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 11th - 10:35am

Meeting your neighbors is one of the most exciting parts about moving someplace new. That’s why John Robb could barely wait for a welcome party Tuesday night. He wanted to show off his new Salt Lake City home.

Crews battling the Dollar Ridge Fire get surprise from newlyweds; save bird

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 10th - 4:43pm

The Dollar Ridge Fire has burned more than 50,000 acres and destroyed or damaged hundreds of structures, officials and crews fighting the large fire in eastern Utah shared some of the small, uplifting stories from the firefighting operation.

Superhero pose: Wonder Woman Gal Gadot visits kids' hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 10th - 9:00am

Movie star Gal Gadot surprised children at a Virginia hospital with a superpowered superhero moment: She visited them wearing her iconic Amazonian armor costume from the popular "Wonder Woman" film.

Nurse praised as 'heroic' for pulling elderly woman from burning bed

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 9th - 9:39pm

A nurse has been hailed as a hero after pulling a patient from a burning bed at a Cache County skilled nursing facility.

Make Your Week: Man pays tribute to soldiers, girl raises money to help stranger

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 9th - 11:45am

Here are a few uplifting stories to remind you just how much good there is in the world.

Watch emotional meeting between Utah girl, Army vet who saved her with bone marrow donation

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 9th - 8:03am

When 7-year-old Adriana Aviles saw the man who saved her life pull up outside her home in St. George, tears streamed down her face. She was finally meeting the man who saved her with a bone marrow donation years prior.

With ring found in ashes of burned home, man proposes again

Amanda Lee Myers, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 8th - 8:52pm

A Southern California couple who lost their home in a wildfire made a new happy memory Sunday amid the ashes when they found what was left of the wife's wedding and engagement rings.

Mother credits angels for helping her carry 55 pound 'miracle' dog down steep mountain

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Jul 8th - 3:32pm

When Tia Vargas began a hike Thursday morning in honor of her son, she had no idea a new member of the family would be coming home with her.

BYU grad makes whimsical wigs for kids with cancer

Heather Simonsen, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 6th - 10:41am

Kids with cancer endure endless treatments and hospital stays. But one BYU grad has found a way to give them freedom from fear.

Double amputee trains for his first full length Ironman Triathlon

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 5th - 10:05pm

Very few people would ever consider competing in an Ironman competition, but one Vernal man is not letting anything get in the way of going the distance.

Utah family harassed over camping spot gets truck makeover from 'Diesel Brothers'

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 4th - 10:23am

The stars of Discovery Channel's "Diesel Brothers" wanted to help a Tremonton family who was harassed over a camping spot after their truck broke down. They gave the family much more than they ever expected.

3-year-old cancer survivor is flower girl in bone marrow donor's wedding

Elizabeth Elkin and Brandon Griggs, CNN  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 1:41pm

Last month, Skye Savren-McCormick got to be the flower girl in a wedding. To prepare, she practiced walking with a little basket in her living room.

Mother and daughter go from homelessness to independence with gifted car

McKenna Park, KSL  |  Posted Jun 28th - 7:38am

Darlene Lefevre and her daughter, Sophia, lost their home in March. On Wednesday, several companies worked together to donate a refurbished car to the little family in need.

Utah inmates pay tribute to patriotism, pioneers, and volunteers in choir concert

Caitlin Burchill, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 26th - 12:32pm

As planning for Fourth of July and Pioneer Day celebrations are underway, one choir kicked off the festivities early, performing in a place you may not expect: the Utah State Prison.

Syracuse man gives back to community with unique treasure hunts

Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 26th - 11:17am

After sitting on the idea for years, Syracuse resident Ben Kemper finally went for it. He wanted to organize treasure hunts for his community with the goal of giving back to others in the form of gift cards.

Utah man born without limbs thanks God for life's opportunities, including upcoming marriage

Carole Mikita, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 26th - 7:51am

Some people we meet in the news business leave a lasting impression, and sometimes his or her story gets better with time. Such is the case with a young man named Gideon DiMeglio, who was born without arms and with feet connected to very short legs.

Alabama man stops in Utah on his mission to make a difference, one lawn at a time

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 25th - 8:07pm

An Alabama man is making it his mission to visit all 50 states — not for sightseeing, but for service.

Make Your Week: Trail Mountain firefighters receive surprise thanks from community

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:15am

There are a lot of reasons to smile today, and we've got a few stories to help make your week great.

Teen uses sign language to help blind and deaf man on flight

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:01am

A teenager is being credited with coming to the aid of a blind and deaf man during a flight from Boston to Portland, Oregon.