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Man pulled from quicksand in Zion during harrowing two-day rescue

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 10:14pm

A man who became trapped in quicksand while hiking in Zion National Park was rescued over the weekend.

Utah principal spots student with gun, confiscates weapon, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 9:48pm

Two students are under investigation in Duchesne County after the principal of Altamont High School disarmed one of the them, according to the sheriff's office.

Visually impaired Utah students push for accessibility in the arts

Lauren Bennett, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 9:08pm

Utah Schools for the Deaf and Blind began a new pilot program, Accessible Arts Academy, aimed at giving blind students the opportunity to learn more about what interests them in the arts and how to break down accessibility barriers.

Surgeon becomes first in Salt Lake to perform life-changing sleep apnea operation

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 17th - 7:51pm

Dr. Kevin Wilson became the first surgeon in Salt Lake City to perform a surgical implant procedure to treat sleep apnea. The treatment provides a revolutionary way for sleep apnea patients to manage their condition.

After $150M wildfire season, House panel OKs resolution urging better federal forest management

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 7:05pm

After a destructive 2018 wildfire season, a House panel advanced a resolution urging the government to pursue policies allowing for better forest management.

Bonwood Bowl owners pay $25K to repair vintage sign after alleged drunk driver damaged it

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 17th - 5:46pm

The iconic Bonwood Bowl sign was severely damaged by an alleged drunk driver last October. After more than $25,000 in repairs, the refurbished sign will be unveiled during a ceremony on Tuesday.

Man accused of unlawful sex with teen charged with voyeurism while out on bail

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 4:43pm

A man waiting for his case on charges of unlawful sexual activity with a minor to proceed in the courts now faces new charges of voyeurism.

Richfield man retires from mail delivery at age 91

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 17th - 3:25pm

It was August 1949, when the U.S. Postal Service stopped using the train to deliver mail to Richfield, and a 21-year-old kid made his first mail run in a delivery truck from Salt Lake, back to his hometown.

Have You Seen This? Music solo will make you rethink the tambourine

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Feb 17th - 2:47pm

If you think the tambourine is just goofy percussion overused by the Partridge Family, you got another think coming.

Utah House approves bill banning abortions solely for Down syndrome diagnosis

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 1:30pm

A bill that would outlaw abortions solely based on a Down syndrome diagnosis cleared the Utah House of Representatives on Friday.

Ted Bundy survivor talks about healing at Salt Lake City book signing

Lauren Bennett, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 12:10pm

Rhonda Stapley, author of "I Survived Ted Bundy: The Attack, Escape & PTSD That Changed My Life," spoke in Salt Lake City about her experience with prolific serial killer.

Clear the Air Challenge encourages you to 'do your part'

Caitlin Burchill, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 17th - 10:52am

The Clear the Air Challenge is at the midway point and if you haven’t been participating in the month-long competition to reduce vehicle emissions, there’s still time to make a difference.

Sandy mayor apologizes as drinking water ban is lifted

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 10:38am

Nearly 3,000 homes in Sandy were given the OK by city and state officials on Sunday to drink water out of their taps again.

What to do if you’re caught in an avalanche

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 17th - 9:27am

With 2019 being well above average in terms of snowfall, avalanche danger has increased causing a number of fatal accidents for snowmobilers and skiers alike. Here are some ways to protect yourself in the event of an avalanche.

Is socialism a threat to the U.S.? One Utah congressman thinks so and formed a group to fight it

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 8:09am

Rep. Chris Stewart wants to combat what he sees as a rise in socialism in the United States.

Ex-Weber County judge ends harassment suit with court clerk

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 10:42pm

A former Weber County court clerk has reached a settlement to end a sexual harassment lawsuit against a former judge who wrote a love poem to her.

'In the nick of time': Neighbors recount rescuing woman from home explosion

Lauren Bennett and Alex Cabrero, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 9:12pm

Three neighbors rescued a mother of four from a home explosion.

2 small quakes shake Utah Saturday

KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:51pm

Two small earthquakes measuring 2.2 and 3.3 shook different parts of Utah on Saturday, according to the University of Utah Seismograph Station.

Lawmakers may wait until next session to make changes to Proposition 4

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:12pm

It looks like lawmakers will wait until next session to take on Proposition 4, the Better Boundaries ballot initiative passed by voters last November that creates an independent redistricting commission.

Small business brings opportunity to communities, entrepreneur says

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 6:36pm

Online commerce has been a boon to small businesses in rural areas nationwide. With high-speed internet, and FedEx and UPS readily available, small-town entrepreneurs can reach a global customer base, says Sarah Calhoun, owner of Red Ants Pants.