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Provo charter school files for bankruptcy but says it will not close

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Nov 16th - 2:54pm

Provo’s Treeside Charter School, a K-6 school based on the Waldorf education model, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the school announced Wednesday.

Child hit, killed by car in Salt Lake City

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Nov 16th - 1:05pm

A 5-year-old boy died Saturday morning after being hit by a car in Salt Lake City, officials said.

Salt Lake residents urge city leaders to not sell Utah Theater

Paul Nelson, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Nov 16th - 10:51am

The historic Utah Theater on Main Street could soon be razed and replaced with a skyscraper with word that Mayor Jackie Biskupski recently agreed to sell the 101-year-old landmark.

Attorneys for Utahn accused of killing teen girl seek gag order, argue D.A.’s comments will ‘poison’ jury

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Nov 16th - 8:01am

Attorneys for a Utah man accused of killing a teen girl are asking the court to impose a gag order, arguing recent comments by Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill will “poison” future jurors against their client.

Intermountain officials envision company as ‘Amazon Prime of health care’

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Nov 16th - 7:18am

When Lauren Massey gave birth to her son six weeks early in the rural Uinta Basin, a helicopter prepared to fly him west to a larger hospital.

Cat food sold nationwide is recalled over risks to pets and humans

Faith Karimi, CNN  |  Posted Nov 16th - 12:14am

A Utah company is recalling two-pound frozen bags of Quest beef cat food sold nationwide over fears it may be contaminated with salmonella.

A newsmaking Friday in New York: President Ballard talks Scouts and world peace

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted Nov 15th - 10:35pm

President M. Russell Ballard stood at the pulpit of the empty U.N. General Assembly Hall in New York City on Friday and reflected on the work that is done there by the 193 member-states.

Utah extends fire restrictions in 11 counties by a month

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 15th - 10:21pm

Seasonal fire restrictions are being extended in 11 Utah counties by a month due to what officials say are dry conditions and continued problems with controlling wildfires.

Utah’s suicide rate drops for the first time in over a decade — but just barely

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Nov 15th - 10:20pm

The rate of suicide in Utah decreased slightly for the first time in more than a decade, according to a recent report from the Utah Department of Human Services.

Motorcyclist dies on I-215 in Taylorsville, freeway reopened

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Nov 15th - 9:33pm

A motorcyclist died Friday evening in a crash on I-215, according to Utah Highway Patrol.

Do BYU, Utah agree with Mitt Romney on pay for college athletes?

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 9:22pm

After a meeting with athletic directors from Utah universities, Sen. Mitt Romney said each one of them has a different perspective on compensation for college athletes.

Hazy skies and dry weather persists for northern Utah

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 8:28pm

Cold front this weekend not expected to have much impact.

Road Home director terminated after arrest over domestic dispute

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 7:11pm

Matt Minkevitch arrested after argument with wife over "his job and how committed he is." Attorney says his "fears" of bed space for homeless "spilled" into home life.

Utah defense attorney says Arizona county assessor ‘did not break the law’ over adoptions

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 5:12pm

Salt Lake defense attorney Scott Williams says his client, Paul D. Petersen, has been helping to create happy families for 15 years.

Latter-day Saint missionaries in one of Bolivia's largest cities transferred to other missions

Simone Seikaly, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 4:33pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints confirms in a statement that officials are in the process of transferring 63 missionaries from the Bolivia Cochabamba Mission.

Charges: ‘You love him more than me,’ man yelled before killing dog

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 4:03pm

Police say a South Salt Lake man killed his girlfriend’s dog because he believed she loved her pet more than him.

Utah nanny convicted of all counts in childhood abuse of rabbi

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 2:01pm

A nanny accused of abusing an Orthodox rabbi throughout much of his childhood in his family’s Salt Lake City home has been found guilty as charged.

1 year after 'dysfunction,' Utah County pioneers new strategies in 2019 elections

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Nov 15th - 1:46pm

In 2018, Gov. Gary Herbert called Utah County's elections the “epicenter of dysfunction” for the long wait times; 2019 appears to have been a smooth success.

Sen. Mike Lee among co-chairmen of Trump’s Utah reelection campaign

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 1:16pm

Second Lady Karen Pence made a brief visit to Salt Lake Friday to file paperwork to put President Donald Trump on Utah’s March primary ballot.