Utahn who died trying to save drowning mom, child named Carnegie hero
A Sandy man who jumped into the fast-moving and cold Provo River in an attempt to save a woman and her daughter in 2017 is one of 16 people being honored with Carnegie medals for heroism.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Sep 20th - 4:09pm
Critics of the planned Lake Powell Pipeline say a federal regulatory decision issued Thursday is a major setback for proponents of the project. The state Division of Water Resources says the decision simply provides clarity on the path going forward.
Lisa Riley Roche, KSL | Posted Sep 20th - 3:30pm
Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski is part of a delegation pitching the city's bid for another Winter Games at an annual meeting of U.S. Olympic officials in Colorado Springs.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Sep 20th - 3:29pm
Ephraim officials said Thursday they have banned outside watering because its water supply has become “extremely low.”
Katie McKellar, KSL | Posted Sep 20th - 2:12pm
Local mayors climbed into kayaks and canoes Thursday to paddle down the Jordan River to highlight the annual Get Into the River Festival, a reminder to Utahns to take advantage of the 45-mile stretch of trails in the heart of Salt Lake County.
Linda Williams, KSL.com, Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com and Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Sep 20th - 1:47pm
Two fires in Utah County have burned over 113,000 acres combined, according to officials.
Hannah Leavitt, KSL.com | Posted Sep 20th - 1:43pm
Robert and Phyllis Williamson did 60 hikes in over six years, finishing right before their 60th birthday.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Sep 20th - 12:54pm
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will tour Utah’s iconic Zion National Park on Monday and get a close-up look at some of the $65 million worth of backlogged maintenance needs.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Sep 20th - 12:46pm
Police say a national media report that Wanda Barzee created a disturbance at a motel she is believed to be staying at was “unfounded.”
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Sep 20th - 11:12am
Some residents remain without water after a contractor digging for fiber lines struck a water main Thursday morning, city officials.
25th National Public Lands Day invites volunteers to clean up public lands, offers free admission to national parks
Mikayla Shoup, St. George News | Posted Sep 20th - 10:43am
This year marks the 25th anniversary of National Public Lands Day, the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort, and events are being held across Southern Utah for the community to help clean up public lands.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Sep 20th - 10:32am
No major injuries were reported after a four-vehicle crash on I-15 caused some traffic delays for motorists Thursday morning.
Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Sep 20th - 9:45am
Wednesday was the grand opening of Salt Lake Community College's $43 million, 121,000-square-foot Westpointe Workforce Training and Education Center.
Shara Park, KSL TV | Posted Sep 20th - 8:00am
They’re known around the world as The Bucket List Family with millions of people following their weekly adventures on YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook.
Lisa Riley Roche, KSL | Posted Sep 20th - 7:40am
A complaint against Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, has been filed with the Federal Election Commission by a progressive Utah nonprofit.
Lisa Riley Roche, KSL | Posted Sep 20th - 7:19am
Support is slipping slightly for the nonbinding question on the November ballot about raising state gas taxes by 10 cents a gallon to help fund schools, according to a UtahPolicy.com poll.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Sep 19th - 10:13pm
After their daughter died in the Las Vegas shooting, Chris and Debbie Davis, along with their other daughter Mynda Smith, wanted to help other youths who were affected by the massacre get to college.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Sep 19th - 9:10pm
U.S. Marshals caught a man Wednesday who they say had been on the run in Chicago, Thailand and Japan since being charged with child sex assault in Davis County in 2016.
Wendy Leonard, KSL | Posted Sep 19th - 7:33pm
Scientists, doctors and hospital administrators are expected to come from all over to learn and share the latest medical techniques and best practices at the new Intermountain Healthcare Kem C. Gardner Transformation Center.
Jed Boal, KSL TV | Posted Sep 19th - 7:00pm
As the Pole Creek Fire and Bald Mountain Fire continue to burn, fire bosses took reporters behind fire lines on Wednesday and showed widespread destruction in areas adored for recreation and valued for cattle grazing — but also progress in protecting neighborhoods.
Washington County backing Gov. Herbert’s petition over control of ‘roadless areas’ of national forests
Spencer Ricks, St. George News | Posted Sep 19th - 6:26pm
The Washington County Commission on Tuesday weighed in on Gov. Gary Herbert’s petition to allow the state to control some areas of federal forestland.
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