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Oprah Winfrey visits Maui Humane Society following wildfire

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 8:03pm

Oprah Winfrey surprised the Maui Humane Society with a visit to thank the organization for evacuating animals during a wildfire, a report said.

Utah man found new purpose photographing people, mustangs

John Hollenhorst, KSL  |  Posted Jul 14th - 5:47pm

People in downtown Salt Lake City have something in common with wild horses. Both provide inspiration — and a sense of purpose — for a photographer who's lived most of his life without being able to walk.

Domestic violence survivor finds freedom through shelter's support

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Jul 14th - 4:38pm

Hundreds of families need shelter and assistance to flee domestic violence, but their needs are not always met. This year's Domestic Violence Census reported 106 unmet requests for assistance in Utah.

Another injured bird chauffeured by Uber to rehab in Utah

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 13th - 6:38pm

On Saturday, a visitor on vacation at Deer Valley found an injured northern flicker and hired an Uber to deliver the bird to the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah, according to a social media post from the facility.

Have You Seen This? The happiest cows in the whole world

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 13th - 2:36pm

No one is happier at the end of a long Norwegian winter than a barn full of cows.

Hundreds of families receive free health care at Utah's largest yearly clinic

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 12th - 9:45pm

Hundreds of families gathered in Salt Lake City this weekend during the state's largest free health care clinic held by the Junior League of Salt Lake City.

Camp for visually impaired kids empowers them to achieve their 'personal best'

Kim Bojórquez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 12th - 8:39pm

Students flocked to Camp Abilities, a five-day sports fitness and recreation camp designed for children living with a visual impairment, in Ogden this week.

Dad builds a real 'Field of Dreams' for his 5-year-old son

Mallory Hughes, CNN  |  Posted Jul 11th - 7:33pm

A father in Brookfield Township, Ohio, was approached by his son two years ago, asking if he could have a baseball field in the backyard.

Have you seen this? Boy gives away new shoes to help a stranger

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 11th - 3:34pm

When Ethan Emilo Guzman saw a boy from his apartment complex playing basketball without footwear, he couldn’t help but intervene.

Years of leg ulcer pain for 1 Utah horse lover fixed in days with new treatment

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Jul 8th - 10:07pm

For someone who never expects to retire and wants to spend out her days with her horses, Bonnie Christensen is once again right on track.

How a holiday run turned into a harrowing overnight ordeal for Utah trail runner

Amy Donaldson  |  Posted Jul 7th - 8:18pm

Dawn Rohde went into Little Cottonwood Canyon for a trail run the morning of July 4. More than 36 hours later, she was rescued after becoming lost on an unfamiliar trail covered in patches of deep snow. She discusses being lost — and found.

Happy birthday, Alelia Murphy! The oldest woman in the United States turns 114

Scottie Andrew and Nadeem Muaddi, CNN  |  Posted Jul 6th - 5:25pm

Alelia Murphy has lived to see 114 birthdays, but this year's celebration may top them all.

He left a corporate job to open a soda shop, but says it’s worth it to make people smile

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Jul 5th - 11:41am

A new soda shop just opened its doors on the corner of U.S. Highway 20 and Yale Kilgore Road in Island Park.

He's 100, she's about to turn 103, and they just got married

David Williams, CNN  |  Posted Jul 4th - 9:48am

Newlyweds John and Phyllis Cook are celebrating their new lives together at their Ohio senior living facility.

Formerly hairless dog reunites with man who rescued her in Salt Flats a year later

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 9:53pm

In January 2018 Matt Bentley was off-roading in Utah’s West Desert near the Salt Flats when he saw something unusual.

Baby bird takes its own Uber to Utah wildlife rescue

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 6:48pm

A man who found an orphaned lesser goldfinch called an Uber to take the bird to the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah.

Passenger befriends 7-year-old boy with autism flying solo to visit dad

Michelle Lou, CNN  |  Posted Jul 1st - 8:51pm

When her 7-year-old son had to fly solo to visit his dad, Alexa Bjornson was a little worried.

Make Your Week: Thank-you notes to a bighearted tow truck driver and some kind students

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 1st - 6:30pm

Here's a heartfelt thank-you to a tow truck driver from Cache County who stopped to help change a flat tire, free of charge, and another thank you for a group of students who go out of their way every day to help new classmates feel welcome.

Father, daughter thankful for second chance after being struck by lightning

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 30th - 8:38pm

A father and daughter who were struck by lightning are recovering at home.

Couple who found albums full of photos at the DI successfully returns them to owner

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 30th - 12:55pm

Abby and Bill Jergins discovered that photo albums they purchased at the DI were filled with family pictures and treasures and set off on a quest to get them back to their rightful owner.