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Utah charter school teacher fired after altercation with student, school officials say

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 2:07pm

A charter gym teacher was fired and escorted out of the school after an altercation with a student Thursday, school officials said.

How Utah cosplayers prepare to suit up for conventions like FanX

John Mabunga, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 18th - 2:02pm

Cosplayers from all around are cramming to make sure their cosplays are ready to wear FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention Spring 2019 event.

Troopers identify 80-year-old woman hit and killed by driver blinded by sun

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:21pm

Troopers identified an 80-year-old woman who died after she was hit by a truck in Kanab Wednesday.

Registered Utah sex offender charged after allegedly kissing teen girl on school grounds

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:16pm

A registered sex offender accused of walking onto the grounds of a northern Utah school to kiss a teen girl pleaded not guilty in court this week.

President Nelson writes Pope Francis letter of sympathy after fire at Notre Dame

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:04pm

A few days after the Notre Dame fire, President Russell M. Nelson, leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, wrote Pope Francis a letter, expressing his condolences.

Visitors find easy access to gemstones at Topaz Mountain Adventures quarry

Grant Olsen, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 18th - 12:15pm

While experienced searchers often find gorgeous specimens at Topaz Mountain, novices can sometimes struggle. The Topaz Mountain Adventures quarry helps remedy this situation by offering better access to museum-quality gemstones.

How Utah members of Congress see the Mueller report

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted Apr 18th - 11:46am

Utah members of Congress and their staffs will be digging into the special counsel Robert Mueller's report Thursday, but they don't expect to find any bombshells.

Body found at Zion National Park during search for missing hiker

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 11:02am

A body was found Thursday during a search for a missing hiker who didn’t return home when he was supposed to Wednesday, park officials said.

A look into the growing food delivery industry: Part 3, Grubhub

Nakisha Rigley, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 10:00am

We've now touched on food safety and driver requirements for Uber Eats and Doordash. In our final installment on food delivery services, we will examine Grubhub and how these types of services impact the economy.

If you adopt a bunny this Easter, just make sure it's for the right reasons

Nakisha Rigley, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 9:01am

As Easter approaches, many people may be inspired to add their own little Peter Cottontail or Thumper to the family. Bunnies are cute, but experts say they can take a lot of work.

I-15 construction in Virgin River Gorge could mean 224-mile detour for large vehicles

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 18th - 8:41am

Construction in the Virgin River Gorge is set to begin in May. Transportation officials are asking wider vehicles to take a 224-mile detour.

Man in critical condition after early morning rollover in Ogden

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 8:20am

A 27-year-old man is in critical condition after he lost control of his vehicle, rolled across the road and hit a sign early Thursday morning in Ogden, officials said.

Women entrepreneurs learn basics of business ownership

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 7:41am

About 150 women attended the annual Women’s Entrepreneurial Conference hosted by Women’s Business Center of Utah, Utah Women’s Networking Group and Utah's Own. The one-day event included breakout sessions and a pitching competition.

Troopers identify 2 killed in Juab County crash

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 7:39am

Troopers have identified two people who were killed in a crash on state Route 132 after trying to pass a semitruck on the highway.

Pamela's Place: New supportive housing named for homeless Utahns' best friend

Emily Ashcraft, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 7:18am

Pamela Atkinson is an advocate involved in multiple programs to help the homeless. She calls many of the homeless in Salt Lake City her friends.

Pedestrian hit and killed by FrontRunner train in Orem

Linda Williams,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 6:23am

A man trying to cross the tracks was hit and killed by a FrontRunner train at the Orem Central Station Thursday morning, officials said.

Man hit, killed by car in Layton

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 11:10pm

A man was killed Wednesday night when he was hit by a car in Layton, police said.

‘I can’t let him take them': 18-year-old thwarts carjacking with siblings in back seat

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 17th - 9:40pm

An 18-year-old woman fought off a would-be carjacker to save her younger brother and two sisters.

Troopers: Driver blinded by sun hits, kills pedestrian in rural Utah

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 9:21pm

A woman died Wednesday when she was hit by a truck while walking in a crosswalk with her husband, troopers said.

Rep. Chris Stewart to see more of Mueller report than public, most members of Congress

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 9:09pm

Rep. Chris Stewart will be among members of Congress who receive a less-redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report due to be released Thursday.