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Herbert announces inland port compromise, calls special session for Wednesday

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jul 16th - 11:35am

In a joint news conference with Salt Lake City Council members, Gov. Gary Herbert announced Monday a compromise for changes to the controversial Utah Inland Port Authority law and called a special session for Wednesday.

Make Your Week: Park City police officer rescues dog; guinea pig finds its way home

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 11:31am

In case you need a little inspiration to make this a great week, we've got a few stories that we think will bring a smile to your face.

Police investigating 'suspicious death' in Ogden after finding 2nd body

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 11:26am

Police are investigating a "suspicious death" after finding a second dead body in Ogden within a 12-hour period.

Flash flood wipes out containment boom holding oil spilled in Price River after crash

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 11:16am

A flash flood Sunday night wiped out a containment boom holding about 250 gallons of crude oil that had spilled into the Price River after a crash on U.S. 6 Thursday, state environmental officials said Monday.

Westbound I-215 reopens after crash in Davis County

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 10:13am

Westbound I-215 has reopened after a crash near Redwood Road in Davis County closed the freeway Monday morning.

Survey: Doctors blame health care costs on Big Pharma

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Jul 16th - 8:18am

Patients aren't the only ones worried about rising health care costs. Doctors, too, are apparently hoping for more transparency, specifically from pharmaceutical and insurance companies, which seem to drive the industry.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, KSL.com and Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 16th - 7:21am

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

Jogger stabbed in Magna Copper Park

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 15th - 11:22pm

A jogger was seriously injured Sunday evening during an attack in which she was stabbed by a group of people, officials report.

Police say man impersonated officer, threatened to kill two men he accused of living in U.S. illegally

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jul 15th - 11:06pm

Police arrested a man Sunday for impersonating an officer and threatening to kill two men he accused of living in the country illegally, according to a probable cause statement.

Utah man hopes 3rd startup will be the charm

Ray Boone, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 15th - 11:04pm

If you ask Taylor Reynolds, running a successful business is all about persistence — having the tenacity to keep going, no matter what.

Feds OK Utah’s Every Student Succeeds Act state plan

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 15th - 10:32pm

The U.S. Department of Education has granted final approval of Utah’s Every Student Succeeds Act state plan, which is essentially an application for $131 million in federal funding for programs that support vulnerable student groups.

Missing elderly man found dead

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 15th - 9:52pm

An elderly man missing since Friday morning was found dead in Holladay Sunday evening, officials report.

Utah Education Association cancels fall convention

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 15th - 9:24pm

Bucking a century-old practice, the Utah Education Association board of directors has voted to cancel its fall 2018 convention.

'It’s just a miracle:' Cabin still standing amid Dollar Ridge Fire

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 15th - 8:59pm

Deborah and Mark Andrus saw what is left of their property Saturday after the Dollar Ridge Fire burned through parts of Duchesne County last week. As of Sunday, the wildfire had burned 56,734 acres and was 65 percent contained, according to fire officials.

Police investigating body found in Ogden

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 15th - 8:45pm

Police are investigating the discovery of a body in the business depot area near 12th Street and Depot Drive Sunday evening.

Lehi officials consider demolishing century-old bridge where teen died

Alec Williams, KSL  |  Posted Jul 15th - 7:03pm

Lehi officials are considering how to make a century-old bridge safer after a teenager died jumping from it July 7 — once they find out who owns it.

Police: Knife-wielding man shot by officer after ramming police vehicle, barricading himself in WVC home

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 15th - 5:48pm

One person has been taken to the hospital after an officer-involved shooting in West Valley City, police confirmed.

Panguitch City under boil order until further notice

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 15th - 4:05pm

A boil order has been issued for residents in Panguitch City Sunday after the water supply was found to be contaminated, officials said.

Police: Man dies in West Jordan motorcycle crash

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 15th - 1:49pm

One man is dead after a motorcycle crash in West Jordan, police confirmed.

7 injured, 2 critically, after Hildale UTV crash, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 15th - 12:11pm

A crash involving an off-road vehicle and an SUV left two juveniles in critical condition and five other people with injuries on Saturday, officials confirmed.