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FBI investigating death of Utah woman on Alaskan cruise ship

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 10:50pm

The FBI and Alaska police are investigating a Utah woman’s death after a domestic dispute on an Alaskan cruise ship Tuesday night, officials said.

Health officials report 12th case of E. coli in Hildale

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 10:12pm

There are now 12 confirmed cases of E. Coli in Hildale, Utah health officials reported last week. The E. Coli outbreak started at the beginning of July, and two children have died from contamination.

New MTC buildings in Provo include larger classrooms, outside study space

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 10:02pm

Kelly Mills knows the Provo Missionary Training Center is not intended as the ultimate destination for the tens of thousands of Mormon missionaries who pass through it each year.

2 Weber County couples killed in plane crash on I-15

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 9:21pm

Two couples from Weber County died Wednesday when a small plane crashed down onto I-15 in Riverdale, snarling freeway traffic for hours.

Exhibitors mixed on Outdoor Retailer moving to Colorado

Jasen Lee  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 8:35pm

All good things must come to an end, as the saying goes, but for some local companies that have been longtime participants in the Utah's largest annual convention, the realization of finality is starting to sink in.

Utah 1 of 12 states linked to Mexican papayas salmonella outbreak

David Pitt, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 8:03pm

U.S. health officials say consumers should avoid a variety of papaya from Mexico linked to a salmonella outbreak that has been blamed for the death of a person in New York City and for sickening 46 others in 12 states — including Utah.

Wednesday's Child - 'I should have a mom, but for now I don't'

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 7:00pm

Gannon is a 14-year-old boy who is still trying to wrap his head around being in foster care. He knows he deserves to have a family; they just haven't found him yet.

Waist-deep water floods homes, cuts power in Salt Lake

Linda Williams, KSL.com and Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 5:22pm

Flooding from an early morning storm led to some road closures, TRAX delays and power outages in the Salt Lake Valley Wednesday morning.

Utah leaders warn drug lords 'we're coming,' but disclose no details of new plan

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 4:16pm

After a closed-door meeting Wednesday that ran more than an hour over schedule, Gov. Gary Herbert, House Speaker Greg Hughes and others joined local mayors to announce a new "collaborative" effort to control the "lawlessness" in the Rio Grande area.

1 dead, 1 seriously injured after driver flees police, crashes into semitruck

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 4:08pm

A person fleeing from Utah Highway Patrol troopers died after the vehicle they were driving collided with a semitruck Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.

Arizona man killed in St. George rollover crash

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 3:28pm

An Arizona man was killed on state Route 7 east of St. George Wednesday morning in a rollover accident.

Jewell bashes Trump administration over monument review

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 3:27pm

Former Interior Secretary Sally Jewell lamented the Trump administration's monument review, saying the new U.S. president should be making new monuments, not dismantling them. She defended Bears Ears National Monument, which could see changes.

Northbound I-15 reopens after crash, vehicle fire in SLC

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 3:23pm

Northbound I-15 at 2100 South in Salt Lake City has reopened after flames engulfed two cars Wednesday afternoon following a crash, according to the Utah Department of Transportation.

Police: Man shot, killed in Pioneer Park

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 1:48pm

Police have identified a man killed in a shooting Wednesday morning, the second incident in just 24 hours blocks away from the homeless shelter.

Ainge calls Curtis 'moderate', says he's 'not telling the real story on the campaign trail'

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 12:22pm

Tanner Ainge, one of three Republicans in next month's 3rd Congressional District primary election, differentiated himself Tuesday from the frontrunner in the race, Provo Mayor John Curtis.

Man in critical condition after being shocked by Murray power line

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 12:08pm

A man is in critical condition after being shocked during an industrial accident by a power line Wednesday morning, according to Murray City police officer Kenny Bass.

Koch group contract offers 'in-kind services' to U. for guest speakers, curriculum, textbooks

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 11:19am

The University of Utah's new quantitative analysis institute could in the future accept "in-kind services" from the Charles Koch Foundation, according to the two organizations' gift agreement finalized Monday.

Eagle Mountain neighbors fear man camping in ravine is watching, photographing them

Andrew Adams  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 9:14am

Homeowners expressed fears Tuesday about a man with camera equipment they say had been camping out in a ravine between their homes and a golf course.

Primary ballots on their way to Utah mailboxes

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 8:03am

Hundreds of thousands of ballots will be hitting Utahn's mailboxes this week ahead of the Aug. 15 primary.

As Senate takes up repeal bill, health care advocates rally in SL

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 7:26am

As senators in Washington, D.C., voted on a Republican proposal to replace Obamacare Tuesday evening, advocates in Salt Lake City rallied against federal legislation to repeal the law.