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St. George man charged with stabbing ex's new boyfriend 20 times

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:17pm

Criminal charges were filed Monday against a St. George man accused of breaking into his ex-wife's house and stabbing her boyfriend more than 20 times while he was still in bed.

Senate confirms Cicero Chairman Randy Shumway as U. trustee; leadership vote on Tuesday

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:43pm

The Utah Senate has confirmed Cicero Group Chairman Randy Shumway as a member of the University of Utah’s board of trustees. The trustees are slated to meet Tuesday morning to vote on board leadership.

Algal bloom warning advisory issued for Provo Bay

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:17pm

Just five days after officials gave the all clear for algal bloom in Saratoga Springs Marina, an advisory warning was issued for the other side of Utah Lake at Provo Bay.

Hearing set for uncle charged in death of 5-year-old Lizzy Shelley

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:55pm

A preliminary hearing has been set for the man accused of murdering and sexually abusing his 5-year-old niece, Elizabeth “Lizzy” Shelley. The girl's family says they appreciate the support they've received from others in Cache County.

Snowmelt, cool weather make for 'impressive' water flow over High Uintas dam

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:35pm

Big snow, cool weather and spring runoff have converged to send a curtain of water cascading over a dam taller than Niagara Falls at a High Uintas reservoir.

Salt Lake's hopes of another Olympics officially shifts to 2030 or beyond

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:02pm

With the International Olympic Committee's decision Monday to give the 2026 Winter Games to Milan, Italy, Salt Lake City's efforts to secure another Olympics officially shifts to 2030 or beyond.

Risk for wildfires heading into summer lower in Utah than last year — but could soon change

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:34pm

The U.S. Forest Service projections for wildfires in Utah is lower compared to this time last year, but that doesn’t mean a wildfire won’t spark up at anytime soon.

Charges: 18-year-old lit home on fire after argument with father

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:44pm

A teen set fire to her family's home after a heated argument with her father, according to charging documents.

Make Your Week: All in a day's work — for a law enforcement officer

Jordan Ormond,  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:37pm

No doubt, being a law enforcement officer is a tough job. But it also includes some rewarding moments that are sweet as can be.

Funeral home owner admits arranging to meet teen for sex act

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:05pm

The owner and former director of Nyman Funeral Home admitted Monday to arranging to meet a boy for a sexual encounter and trying to post bail using a bad check.

SLC mayor files amended complaint in lawsuit against Utah Inland Port Authority

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:33pm

Mayor Jackie Biskupski filed an amended complaint against the Utah Inland Port Authority, Monday.

Missing University of Utah student met with unknown person at North Salt Lake park

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:01pm

Missing University of Utah student Mackenzie "Kenzie" Lueck was last seen making contact with a person in a vehicle at Hatch Park in North Salt Lake about 3 a.m. on June 17, according to Salt Lake City police.

Be wary of email scam targeting property transactions, Utah consumer protection officials say

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 1:40pm

Utah consumer protection officials launched a campaign Monday to warn residents about a rapidly growing email scam that targets property transactions.

Man found dead in Cache County irrigation pipe identified

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 24th - 1:15pm

A man who was found dead in a Cache County irrigation pipe a week ago has been identified.

Family of man fatally shot by passerby thanks police

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 12:47pm

As the investigation of the fatal shooting of a Provo man allegedly by a passerby continued Monday, the victim's family released a statement saying they appreciated the efforts of police.

Salt Lake City mayor says city police won't cooperate with possible increased ICE raids

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 24th - 12:16pm

Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski said she has directed Salt Lake police to “not enforce any federal immigration” crackdowns.

Utah tech center undergoes $8.6M revitalization project

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 11:22am

A Utah office park that was developed for a company credited with launching the state's tech industry has undergone an $8.6 million revitalization project to target new startups.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, and Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:21am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Family displaced after fire damages Layton home

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:22pm

A family was displaced Sunday after their Layton home sustained serious damage Sunday afternoon in a blaze, firefighters said.

Wet spring means a bad summer for mosquitoes in Utah County

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:36pm

An extremely wet spring in Utah County is expected to bring a monster summer for mosquitoes.