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12-year-old thanks UHP trooper for saving her from Weber River

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 17th - 1:01pm

A 12-year-old girl and her family came to a Morgan park Thursday to meet UHP trooper Justin Adams, and thank him for possibly saving the girl's life.

SLC suit shop owner on a mission to dress those in need

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 16th - 9:33am

Making people feel like a million bucks is what Bart Stringham is good at.

'All they need is you:' Advice from 10 cancer survivors on how to help someone going through treatment

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 12th - 11:44am

Have you ever had a friend or family member diagnosed with cancer and not known what to do or say? Ten cancer survivors told KSL.com what helped most while they were going through treatment.

Idaho police department swears in 8-year-old cancer patient as cop for a day

Madeleine Coles, Idaho State Journal  |  Posted Aug 10th - 2:13pm

Brooke Koehler has always wanted to be a police officer. And on Thursday morning, her usual dress-up became real when she was sworn in by the mayor of Chubbuck, Idaho, as an officer of the city's police department — at least for the day.

'Kids need play': 200 volunteers in South Salt Lake build new playground

Alec Williams, KSL  |  Posted Aug 9th - 5:15pm

Over 200 volunteers descended upon the 50-year-old Lions Park in South Salt Lake Thursday, armed with wood chips, slides and jungle gyms.

World record for largest organ transplant gathering broken at SLC event

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 9th - 4:28pm

More than 500 people gathered at the Transplant Games of America closing ceremony Tuesday night to break the Guinness World Records title for the largest gathering of organ transplant recipients.

Man reunited with class ring lost at Bear Lake 34 years ago

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 8th - 3:35pm

He never thought he’d see it again — his prized ring from the Bingham High School Class of 1981.

Utah food blogger shares recipe for feeling good about yourself

Peter Rosen, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 7th - 8:40am

She didn't mean to but popular Utah blogger Rachel Farnsworth made millions of people cry. She says it all started with an online comment about her hair.

Spanish Fork teen dominates at CrossFit Games, wins for second-straight year

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 6th - 9:10pm

A Spanish Fork teen dominated his new age division at the CrossFit Games over the weekend, proving he may just be the fittest teen in the world.

Have You Seen This? Security cam captures kids returning wallet with $700 inside

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 30th - 1:15pm

A few kids in Colorado are being praised for not hesitating to do the right thing when they found a wallet under someone's car during their bike ride.

Make Your Week: Utah kids thank police officers in unique ways

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 30th - 11:15am

Start your week off right by focusing on all the small acts of kindness happening in the community.

A 12-year-old boy who can't speak wrote a book with his eyes

Elizabeth Elkin and Brandon Griggs, CNN  |  Posted Jul 28th - 7:37pm

Twelve-year-old Jonathan Bryan can't verbally speak or physically write. He was born with severe cerebral palsy, has limited motion in his limbs and is in a wheelchair.

Day of service showcases Millcreek's 'sense of pride'

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 28th - 4:16pm

Fifteen-year-old Noah Jeppesen carefully tied together strips of plastic garbage bags so they could be crocheted into sleeping mats for the homeless, one of six projects underway Saturday during Canyon Rim's "day of service."

Taylor Swift donates tickets to mourning police department

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 27th - 1:42pm

Taylor Swift is helping ease the pain of a Massachusetts city mourning the recent loss of a police officer.

The tortoise and the hound: A Utah rescue story

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 24th - 7:17pm

This is a story about a tortoise and a hound. It’s not a children’s book, but it very well could be.

Partnerships of love: How a St. George service dog charity is changing lives

Joseph Witham, St. George News  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:36pm

Loving Angel in St. George is training dogs for handlers with special needs, ranging from autism and immobility to seizures and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Make Your Week: Park City police officer rescues dog; guinea pig finds its way home

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 11:31am

In case you need a little inspiration to make this a great week, we've got a few stories that we think will bring a smile to your face.

'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.