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Snowbird launches app for carpooling up Little Cottonwood Canyon

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 16th - 12:20pm

Snowbird Ski Resort has launched an app aimed at increasing carpooling for skiers and snowboarders heading up Little Cottonwood Canyon.

UDOT calls for residents to keep snow from their property off the road

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 15th - 5:50pm

As more winter weather rolls in this weekend, The Utah Department of Transportation would like to remind residents that it is illegal to remove snow from their own property and put it in the road.

Sting performance with Utah Symphony in August will benefit Zion National Park

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 14th - 6:45pm

British rock musician Sting will perform with the Utah Symphony in August, and the show will benefit Zion National Park.

3 reasons to visit Hovenweep National Monument

Faith Heaton Jolley, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 13th - 7:40am

If you have never visited or even heard of Hovenweep National Monument, here is everything you need to know to decide if you should plan a trip this year.

Lindsey Vonn makes history by winning downhill bronze in final race

Aimee Lewis, CNN  |  Posted Feb 10th - 5:40pm

Lindsey Vonn was never going to slip quietly into the sunset.

Sunday's winter snowstorm wallops Utah, begins to taper off

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 10th - 4:55pm

The snow fury that hit Utah Sunday seemed to be quieting down by late Sunday evening.

Air pollution could damage DNA for generations, Utah physicians report

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 9th - 4:00pm

Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment pointed out newly-discovered effects of air pollution on residents in Utah.

Winter sports enthusiasts warned about higher avalanche risk

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 9th - 7:46am

The Utah Avalanche Center has warned people to stay out of the backcountry over the weekend unless they are experienced and know where to go.

Parts of Kolob Canyon reopen Friday after 9-month closure

KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 8th - 2:29pm

The Kolob Canyons Visitor Center and several trails and roads in the canyon reopened Friday after a nine-month closure due to reconstruction, officials said.

Try these 4 beautiful snowshoeing destinations around Salt Lake City

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 8th - 2:08pm

With a heavy blanket of snow settling down on Utah this week, outdoor adventurers are trying to take advantage of prime snowshoeing weather. Here are some stunningly beautiful winter wonderlands to explore by snowshoe this month:

Winter storm dumps 5 feet of snow in mountains, boosts water totals for 2019

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 7th - 7:34pm

Not only did the snow storm cause several schools to close and snarled traffic, but it also pushed Utah into the above-normal range for snow-water totals.

Man pleads guilty to killing wolf inside Grand Teton National Park

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Feb 6th - 1:43pm

A Wyoming man charged with killing a gray wolf inside Grand Teton National Park pleaded guilty and was ordered to pay a $5,040 fine.

Snowbasin to become 2nd Utah ski area to join multi-resort Epic Pass

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 6th - 12:17pm

Snowbasin Ski Resort will become the second resort in Utah to join the Epic Pass, the multi-resort ski and snowboard pass that includes various areas across North America, Europe, Japan and Australia.

Pics of the Week: Utahns take advantage of mild weather before latest winter storm

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 5th - 3:31pm

Much of Utah enjoyed temperatures in the 40s and 50s over this past weekend, making it a perfect time to venture outdoors. Pictures sent to KSL.com over the weekend highlighted that Utahns did just that.

Record-breaking fire season singes Utah's budget

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Feb 5th - 1:44pm

Utah lawmakers will need to cough up nearly $20 million in extra money to cover costs for what the Utah State forester described as the worst wildfire season ever in 2018. More than 1,000 wildfires charred a half-million acres across the state.

4 Utah hot springs for amateur cave explorers

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 4th - 2:31pm

Utah has multiple stunning hot springs, but are there places where you can go cave exploring at the same time you enjoy a luxurious soak? Here are some options.

Utah set to host biggest winter event since 2002 Olympics

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 2nd - 12:30pm

Solitude is hosting the 2019 FIS World Championships this weekend.

How to make homemade jerky from wild game

Spencer Durrant, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan 31st - 12:44pm

There's no shortage of ways to prepare wild game, even for people with picky palates. Jerky is a classic because it's so easy to give the meat any flavor you want. Here's how you can make your own jerky at home with your wild game.

Video shows tourist unwittingly playing with deadly octopus

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan 30th - 12:27pm

Blue-ringed octopuses are among the world's deadliest marine animals, carrying enough venom to kill 26 adults within minutes. So holding one in the palm of your hand, as this tourist does, is one of the worst things you could ever do.

How and where you can have a fish fry on the ice

Brad Kerr, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan 29th - 1:37pm

Angling and fish frying on the ice go hand in hand for many anglers. However, there is a right way and a wrong way to do it, according to the 2019 Utah Fishing Guidebook and Utah Division of Wildlife Resources officials.