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Utah sees 517 new cases of COVID-19, 6 more deaths

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jul 6th - 1:05pm

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases has increased by 517 from Sunday, with six new reported deaths, according to the Utah Department of Health.

Drowning man pulled out of Sand Hollow Reservoir by military veteran

Ryne Williams, St. George News  |  Posted Jul 5th - 3:36pm

Sand Hollow Park Manager Jonathan Hunt said the adult male was pulled out of the water by someone who was walking by.

Man dies at Iron County Jail in apparent medical episode

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Jul 5th - 11:31am

A 49-year-old man died in custody Saturday in what the Iron County Sheriff's Office says was an apparent medical episode.

Utah sees 554 new cases of COVID-19, 3 more deaths ahead of holiday weekend

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 1:00pm

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases has increased by 554 from Wednesday, with three new reported deaths, according to the Utah Department of Health.

3 men die in San Juan County crash on deadly day for Utah roads

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 11:36am

Three Blanding men died in a rollover crash in San Juan County on Wednesday evening, authorities said.

Wildfire updates: Crews reach 20% containment on Canal Fire in Millard County Staff  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 10:41am

Here are the latest updates on wildfires currently burning in Utah.

Authorities identify 3 killed in multi-vehicle crash in St. George

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jul 1st - 4:11pm

Authorities have identified three people who were killed in a crash that shut down part of state Route 18 on Wednesday.

499 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death as 500K masks delivered to Utah students, teachers

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jul 1st - 9:56am

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases increased by 499 from Tuesday, with one new reported death.

Here’s where you can and can’t launch fireworks in Utah this year

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 30th - 7:02pm

Recent fires have highlighted the fire dangers fireworks bring, especially during a dry fire season. Here's where you can and can't launch fireworks in Utah this year.

Utah sees 553 new cases of COVID-19, 4 new deaths

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jun 30th - 1:20pm

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases has increased by 553 from Monday, with four new reported deaths, according to the Utah Department of Health.

Utah sees 564 new cases of COVID-19, 1 new death

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jun 29th - 1:05pm

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases has increased by 564 from Sunday, with one new reported death, according to the Utah Department of Health.

Talks begin on dwindling Colorado River

Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 29th - 10:15am

Arizona is getting a jump start on what will be a yearslong process to address a dwindling but key water source in the U.S. West.

‘Glamping’ resort proposed near Zion National Park

Brian Maffly, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 28th - 5:41pm

A sprawling network of camping resorts soon could begin unfolding in the Kolob highlands on Zion National Park’s northern boundary, potentially resulting in an influx of overnight use in a remote and scenic part of southern Utah.

‘We need your help’: With Dixie Regional Medical Center’s ICU nearly full, chief doctor asks people to wear masks

Chris Reed, St. George News  |  Posted Jun 27th - 4:08pm

The intensive care unit at Dixie Regional Medical Center nearly reached capacity this week, and is still in danger of doing so, because of a continued upsurge in COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations in the region.

Piute County commissioner compares governor to Hitler over Salt Lake mask rule

Sahalie Donaldson, KSL  |  Posted Jun 26th - 12:15pm

A Piute County commissioner likened Herbert to Hitler after he approved requests from two counties to require masks, saying people should prepare to offer a “Heil Herbert” salute.

Police: 2 arrested, 1 or 2 at large after armed robbery in Cedar City, pursuit

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 26th - 9:36am

A pursuit involving several suspects and multiple law enforcement agencies crossed into Washington County following an incident Friday morning at a Cedar City hotel.

St. George man killed roommate after roommate hit the man’s door loudly, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:29am

A St. George man has been arrested and accused of shooting his roommate to death.

Hiker flown to hospital with rattlesnake bite following 7-hour rescue near Pine Valley

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:27am

A 7-hour rescue near Pine Valley ended when a hiker, who suffered a rattlesnake bite, was loaded into a helicopter and flown to the hospital for treatment early Tuesday morning.

1 dead, 2 injured in June 15 rollover crash in San Juan County

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 3:41pm

A woman died and a man suffered critical injuries after a June 15 rollover crash in rural San Juan County, the sheriff’s department said Tuesday.