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Riverton announces its intent to leave Unified Police Department

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 19th - 12:31pm

Riverton has submitted its 12-month notice to the Unified Police Department.


Police search for man wanted in Lindon stabbing

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 12:17pm

Police are searching for a man who they said stabbed a woman he lived with before fleeing early Thursday morning, prompting reverse 911 calls in the area.

Utah lawmakers look at bonds for affordable housing

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jul 19th - 12:16pm

Some lawmakers and civic leaders believe one of the answers to Utah's growing housing affordability issue could lie in a $100-million bond proposal that would support housing options for very low-, low-, and moderate-income individuals and families.

Police ID Boy Scout leader who drowned saving child at Salem Pond

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 11:36am

Police identified a Boy Scout leader on Thursday who drowned after he tried to save a child who was struggling in the water at Salem Pond Wednesday evening.

Lawmakers approve $30 million child tax credit for Utah families in special session

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 19th - 10:00am

Lawmakers approved giving Utah families a $30 million break on their state income taxes starting next year, a last-minute addition to Wednesday's special session agenda.

Mountain View Corridor reopens after crash at Old Bingham Highway

Linda Williams,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 9:54am

A car crash on westbound Old Bingham Highway at Mountain View Corridor closed the roads in that area Thursday morning, transportation officials said.

Stats reveal how many Americans volunteer and where; Utah tops list

Thom Patterson, CNN  |  Posted Jul 19th - 9:32am

Time is a precious thing. Once we give it away, we can't get it back. And that's part of what makes new federal data on volunteering a compelling snapshot of generosity across geographic and demographic lines.

Panel debates requiring Utahns to lock guns away

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 19th - 8:45am

With school shootings and suicides in mind, some Utah lawmakers on Wednesday debated penalizing gun owners who do not properly lock away their weapons.

Missing girl in Davis County found safe

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 8:21am

A 14-year-old missing girl who authorities said was possibly endangered Wednesday was located safe early Thursday morning, according to the Davis County Sheriff's Office.

Bikers express frustration about unprecedented number of motorcycle deaths in Utah this year

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 19th - 8:13am

About 30 motorcyclists gathered with some law enforcement officials Wednesday evening to discuss what they want Utahns to be aware of on the road.

FrontRunner employee on leave after calling women ‘porn stars’

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 19th - 8:00am

Four women said they were yelled at and called “porn stars” by a UTA employee after two of them went to the bathroom together on a FrontRunner train.

6 injured after pickup truck rolls down mountainside in American Fork Canyon

Linda Williams,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 6:21am

Several people were injured when a pickup truck with six people inside rolled off a steep mountain road in American Fork Canyon early Thursday morning, officials said.

Police: Boy Scout leader drowns after helping child who was struggling

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:41pm

A Boy Scout leader has drowned after he tried to save a child who was struggling in the water at Salem Ponds, officials confirmed.

BYU plans to appeal court ruling that BYUPD should obey Utah's open-records law

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:37pm

Brigham Young University officials plan to appeal a judge’s ruling last week that BYU’s police department must obey Utah’s open records laws, a university spokesman confirmed Wednesday.

Ogden man killed in head-on crash identified

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 9:09pm

A man killed in a head-on crash while trying to pass a semi has been identified.

Utah Legislature passes 'not perfect' inland port bill backed by S.L. Council, fought by mayor

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:28pm

The Utah Legislature approved changes to the controversial Utah Inland Port Authority law during Wednesday's special session — easily winning support from GOP lawmakers, but dividing the Democrats.

Popular trails in Zion National Park still closed for thunderstorm damage

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:05pm

Several trails at Zion National Park remain closed after an "intense thunderstorm," according to park officials.

Officials searching for missing teenage girl from Davis County

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:57pm

Authorities are asking for the public’s help to locate a 14-year-old girl who has been missing since July 14.

Sen. Orrin Hatch takes a swing at defending Supreme Court nominee

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:32pm

Sen. Orrin Hatch defended U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Wednesday, particularly his going into debt to buy season tickets to Washington Nationals games.

Troopers preparing now for lower DUI threshold

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:00pm

A first-in-the-nation law reducing Utah's DUI threshold does not take effect until the final days of 2018, but troopers already are preparing for its start date.