News  /  Utah  / 

Most Recent

Police: Man arrested after attempted kidnapping at Liberty Park

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 10:59pm

A man was arrested Thursday night after police said he ran up to a 5-year-old girl and appeared to try and grab her at Liberty Park, police said.

Police seek missing man after vehicle found 'under suspicious circumstances'

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 10:42pm

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating an American Fork man who was last seen Thursday afternoon.

3-year-old girl in critical condition after being hit by car

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 10:40pm

A three-year-old girl is in critical condition after she was hit by a car at a low speed on Friday evening, Eagle Mountain officials confirmed.

2 girls hospitalized after being struck by lightning in Beaver County

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 10:36pm

Two girls were struck by lightning in Beaver County, Friday morning. Both were taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Utah couple was celebrating anniversary on cruise

Rachel D'Oro, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 10:25pm

A Utah couple was celebrating their wedding anniversary aboard an Alaska cruise when the husband was found covered in blood next to his wife's lifeless body, a frenzy of violence that a neighbor called completely out of character.

Single mom builds business to help other mothers in need

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 10:23pm

A Utah County woman is taking what she's learned from being a single parent to six children to set other mothers up for a better future. Her work centers around an online clothing business and a brand new store in Pleasant Grove.

2 dead after SLC crash, TRAX service affected near U.

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 9:49pm

Two people are dead after a two-vehicle crash at 500 S. 1110 East in Salt Lake City Friday afternoon

Lee: Senate failed American people in rejecting 'skinny repeal' of Obamacare

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 8:31pm

The U.S. Senate failed the American people in rejecting the so-called "skinny repeal" of Obamacare, Sen. Mike Lee said Friday. Both he and Sen. Orrin Hatch voted for the legislation that the Senate narrowly voted down late Thursday.

Rep. Bishop supports bill for more recreation on public lands

Ryan Morgan  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 8:30pm

A new bipartisan effort could soon allow outdoor adventurers easier access to climbing, skiing, paddling and off-roading on public lands.

New therapy helps Layton scoliosis patient rank nationally in archery

Heather Simonsen  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 7:11pm

Imagine going through life with your spine curved to the side. That's the reality for more than 4 million kids in the U.S. who have scoliosis. But a new therapy is showing promise.

Trump pushes out Priebus, names Kelly WH chief of staff

Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 6:55pm

President Donald Trump abruptly announced late Friday he was appointing Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to be his chief of staff, ending the tumultuous six-month tenure of Reince Priebus.

2 injured in SLC shooting, possible stabbing

Shara Park  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 6:42pm

Two men were injured in a shooting and possible stabbing in downtown Salt Lake City early Friday morning.

Draper fire leads to road closures on South Mountain

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 6:40pm

A field fire on South Mountain in southeast Draper caused road closures in the area.

Biskupski signs disaster declaration following Wednesday's flood

Caitlin Burchill and Sean Moody  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 6:30pm

Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupsi said Friday she has signed a local disaster declaration in connection with Wednesday's flooding. It's the first step toward getting federal help and would need county and state support to move on.

Missing teenage girl from Gunnison found safe in Cedar City

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 6:23pm

A 17-year-old girl from Gunnison was found safe in Cedar City Friday afternoon after reported missing following her work shift Thursday night, the Gunnison Valley police said.

Thank Q: Terminal cancer diagnosis sends Duchesne County K-9 into retirement

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 5:00pm

The Duchesne County Sheriff's Office medically retired its friendliest K-9, Q, after veterinarians found an aggressive, terminal form of cancer behind her right eye.

Federal gun prosecutions up in Utah, nation, Justice Department says

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 3:30pm

Federal prosecutions for gun crimes have risen substantially nationwide, including in Utah, the past three months, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

Rep. Chris Stewart proposes bill to crack down on government leaks

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 2:33pm

Rep. Chris Stewart, R-Utah, introduced legislation this week to crack down on rising government leaks of classified information.

Concerts, fairs happening around Utah in August

Camilla Stimpson, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 2:12pm

Here are some family events happening throughout the state for you to attend before school begins.

83-year-old self-taught painter gets 1st solo show in Riverton

Emily Howsley, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jul 28th - 2:01pm

Told she didn't have talent as a youth and young adult, Woodine DeMille defied her early critics by taking up painting as a hobby, and now she is the solo featured artist at the Old Dome Meeting Hall in Riverton through Aug. 16.