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No overnight growth on fire near top of Emigration Canyon, officials report

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 7:54am

Fire officials are expecting to let evacuees back into their homes later today after a fire near the top of Emigration Canyon did not spread overnight.

Utah's high court tosses hurdle to suing for malpractice

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 7:38am

The Utah Supreme Court determined the Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing cannot make the final call on whether someone's malpractice claim goes to court. That's the job of a judge.

1 woman killed, 1 child injured in Draper house fire

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 6:29am

A woman died and a child was critically injured in a house fire in Draper early Tuesday, officials said.

Controversial Eden gravel pit proposal is headed to Weber County Commission

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 6:10am

The the Ogden Valley Planning Commission has recommended denying a controversial proposal to rezone 14.15 acres near 4720 E. 2650 North in Eden for a gravel pit, the final decision now falls on the Weber County Commission.

Utah wildfire destroys 1 vacation home, 6 outbuildings

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 10:37pm

A 15-acre wildfire threatened 30 homes and destroyed one vacation home and six outbuildings Monday afternoon in Paragonah.

Crowds get 'up close and personal' to preview Days of '47 floats

Kim Bojórquez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 9:22pm

Parade fans got a preview of what's in store for this year's Days of '47 Parade.

How to protect yourself from heat-related illnesses

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:48pm

FEMA has issued a heat advisory for the Wasatch Front beginning Monday and extending through Tuesday. Here's what you should know about your risk for heat-related illnesses like heat stroke and heat exhaustion.

Keeping kids and teens on a schedule in the summer helps them thrive

Heather Simonsen, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:03pm

It’s tempting to forget about structure during the summer, and let kids have their freedom. But too much relaxation can actually be a detriment to kids.

Some residents ordered to evacuate due to Emigration Canyon fire

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 7:48pm

Fire officials have issued a mandatory evacuation order for some residents in Emigration Canyon as a wildfire burns nearby.

Weber deputies conduct child abuse investigation

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 7:04pm

A 1-year-old boy has been placed in protective custody as Weber County Sheriff's deputies investigate a possible child abuse case.

More than 3.5K without power in Provo during heat wave

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:54pm

More than 3,500 Provo Power customers were without power Monday evening while temperatures climbed above 100 degrees.

Salt Lake police investigate weekend stabbing

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:25pm

Salt Lake police were still investigating on Monday what lead to a man being stabbed in the chest over the weekend.

New approval rating for Gov. Gary Herbert as he welcomes nation's governors to Salt Lake City

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 5:47pm

Nearly half of Utah voters approve of the job Gov. Gary Herbert is doing in his last term as governor after a decade in the state's top office, according to poll results released Monday.

SWAT team arrests man wanted for domestic violence

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 4:44pm

A man with a violent criminal history was arrested over the weekend by a SWAT team for allegedly assaulting and kidnapping a woman.

Utah man sentenced to prison in 2017 infant death case

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 4:07pm

A man who was convicted earlier this year of child abuse — but acquitted of murder — in the 2017 death of a 2-week-old child has been sentenced to prison.

‘Rapid’ spreading Layton fire displaces 23 and injures 14, fire chief says

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 3:04pm

Fire crews responded to a 3-alarm fire Monday afternoon that left five occupants and seven police officers with minor injuries, officials said. It caused $1 million in damages, according to the fire chief.

3 car fires cause traffic delays in Salt Lake, Weber, Davis counties

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 2:46pm

Three separate car fires created traffic delays along the Wasatch Front on Monday afternoon.

Man serving time for DUI death tells parole board 'I have a hard time forgiving myself for what I did'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 2:46pm

A man who smashed into a woman gardening in the front yard of her Roy home ten years ago, is seeking parole.

2 schools evacuated in Coalville due to gas leak, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 2:01pm

Two schools were evacuated Monday as authorities responded to a ruptured gas line, officials said.

Utah man pleads not guilty to 2 Los Angeles-area killings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:42pm

A Utah man has pleaded not guilty to multiple charges stemming from the alleged murders of an off-duty Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy and a professional Russian snowboarder in June.