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Bow hunter injured after encounter with mountain lion near Kamas, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 1:22pm

A bow hunter received minor injuries to his chest and leg after he came in contact with a mountain lion that was stalking him, officials said Saturday.

This new mammography system is 'engineered by women for women'

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 1:02pm

Representatives of GE Healthcare demonstrated Friday a new mammography system "engineered by women for women."

Timpanogos Cave to close on Labor Day due to construction on new visitor center

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 18th - 11:08am

Timpanogos Cave National Monument will close several weeks early this year to allow construction to begin on a new visitor center.

Factors to consider for a fair babysitting rate

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 18th - 10:33am

It’s a question that has tormented moms and dads since the creation of date night. How much do we pay the sitter? With so many factors to consider, there is no easy answer.

Payson’s ‘music man’ keeps 109-year tradition going

Peter Rosen, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:47am

A retired music teacher has come back to his home town in Utah County for 16 years to keep up a decades-old family legacy.

Utah Inland Port board subcommittees have been meeting behind closed doors

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:18am

Amid ongoing calls for transparency and frustration from concerned residents, members of the Utah Inland Port Authority board have been meeting behind closed doors in preparation for the full board's second meeting, expected for later this month.

Man found, charged with kidnapping after dragging woman with car

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:16pm

A man who police were searching for after they said he dragged a woman 30 feet with his car in Salt Lake City has been arrested and charged with kidnapping.

Fire updates: Blaze near Bear Lake grows to 14K acres; some evacuations lifted near Coal Hollow Fire

Carter Williams, KSL.com and Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 9:33pm

Property owners in some areas that were evacuated because of the Coal Hollow Fire were officially allowed to return early Friday morning.

Student parking fees doubling to $100 at Park City High School

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 17th - 9:10pm

Parking has always been at a premium in Park City, and that’s true even for the high school. Park City High School has doubled its student parking fee for the new school year.

Utah firefighters return home after battling California blaze, losing brother

Ashley Imlay,pat Reavy  |  Posted Aug 17th - 7:33pm

As the community prepares to lay a fallen hero to rest, Utah firefighters who battled the Mendocino Complex Fire in California alongside Battalion Chief Matt Burchett are returning home.

‘The last straw': Canyonlands park staff close popular False Kiva over latest vandalism incident

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 7:01pm

False Kiva is a popular hiking and photography spot at Canyonlands National Park, but park officials have dealt with vandalism for years. After a mid-July vandalism case, they closed the kiva and it's unclear when it will reopen.

Man arrested in connection with body found at 21st Street Pond

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 6:46pm

A 35-year-old man was arrested in connection with the death of a man whose body was found near the 21st Street Pond early Thursday morning.

'Mom, we will never stop making you proud': Family, friends say goodbye to slain code officer

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 6:32pm

Funeral services were held Friday for a slain West Valley code enforcement officer.

UVU research shows penguins aren't as monogamous as widely believed

Alec Williams, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 5:47pm

Prevailing wisdom has maintained that penguins are monogamous creatures — two parents bonded for life. Pairing with the aquarium, Utah Valley University has published new research that has called into question that long-held stance.

With so many kinds of protein powders, how do you choose the best one for you?

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 17th - 4:13pm

Many people know protein is an essential component for a healthy body, but a wide selection and abundant advertising makes buying protein powder a tough choice.

2 eateries closed in Salt Lake County this week due to health violations

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 3:58pm

Two Salt Lake County food establishments closed this week after health officials found violations that posed an imminent health hazard, reports show.

Lanes reopen on US Highway 189 in Provo Canyon after hazmat spill

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 3:27pm

All but one lane has reopened on U.S. Highway 189 after it was closed in both directions in Provo Canyon Friday afternoon due to a hazmat spill, officials said.

Utah jobless rate at 3.1 percent

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Aug 17th - 2:13pm

The state Department of Workforce Services reported Friday that Utah led the nation in total job growth in July at 3.9 percent.

Crews work to repair gas leak near Grand America Hotel; TRAX lines reopened

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 1:59pm

TRAX trains are once again running through Main Street after a three-hour closure as crews repair a gas leak that was reported Friday morning, fire officials said.

12-year-old thanks UHP trooper for saving her from Weber River

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 17th - 1:01pm

A 12-year-old girl and her family came to a Morgan park Thursday to meet UHP trooper Justin Adams, and thank him for possibly saving the girl's life.