Meet the latest allies in the fight against rural opioid abuse: the USDA, Utah Farm Bureau
As a growing body of federal health data points to the vulnerability of three rural counties in Utah for high rates of opioid abuse and overdose deaths, officials of the U.S. Department Agriculture and the Utah Farm Bureau are joining the fight.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted May 21st - 7:35pm
Frustrated with the police powers of federal land management agencies he says are straying far from their authority, Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, is crafting legislation to restrict or abolish them. He says federal agencies are overstepping their purpose.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted May 21st - 7:02pm
Construction crews began installing the footings for the state’s first wildlife overpass, which transportation officials said should help animals safely cross I-80 at Parleys Summit and make driving conditions safer for motorists, too.
Annie Knox, KSL | Posted May 21st - 6:47pm
Police have arrested a man who walked out of a Taylorsville home where shots were reported fired Monday afternoon.
Aley Davis, KSL TV | Posted May 21st - 6:27pm
With summer just days away, many Utah high school students are taking advantage of the extra time to get behind the wheel. One teen learns the importance of setting goals with his parents before they hand over the keys.
Linda Williams, KSL.com and Mary Richards, KSL Newsradio | Posted May 21st - 6:04pm
A 3-year-old girl was critically injured when the screen on an open window gave way and she fell from the second-story of a residence in Spanish Fork, authorities said.
Yvette Cruz, KSL.com | Posted May 21st - 5:39pm
A jury found an American Fork man guilty of sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl following a four-day trial last week.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted May 21st - 5:14pm
Five California animal activists accused of stealing pigs from a farm in Beaver and talking about their actions on social media now face felony charges due in part to their own posts.
Ben Lockhart, KSL | Posted May 21st - 4:43pm
The Utah Patients Coalition medical marijuana campaign filed a motion in court Monday seeking to intervene in a lawsuit that the ballot initiative's opponents have filed against Utah Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted May 21st - 4:05pm
A man was arrested Saturday after authorities say he intentionally started a fire at a low-income apartment complex for people with disabilities, according to a jail report.
The Associated Press | Posted May 21st - 2:23pm
Evidence room problems illustrated by the case of a Utah technician who was fired after being found high on methamphetamine at work are all too common, according to a national police expert.
Associated Press | Posted May 21st - 2:03pm
A hearing officer's order for the euthanasia of a dog deemed to be dangerous after it acted aggressively toward police responding to a domestic dispute in St. George has been put on hold following a social media furor.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted May 21st - 12:31pm
After years of threats that Sugar House Park July 4th fireworks show will not happen, park officials decided Friday the park will not host the popular event this year.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted May 21st - 12:13pm
Although there are many ways to jump into the stock market, the following is a simple breakdown of a few ways to start investing.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted May 21st - 12:10pm
A 10-year-old boy is in critical condition after a crash on eastbound state Route 201 closed the road in Magna Monday morning, officials said.
Mike Stapley, KSL.com Contributor | Posted May 21st - 11:53am
The new BMW X2 offers sporty performance and handling in an elegantly-styled package for a lower price than one would expect.
Tania Dean, KSL TV | Posted May 21st - 8:02am
The 100 deadliest days on Utah roads begins Memorial Day weekend. Law enforcement agencies across the West are giving drivers “extra encouragement” to stay safe.
Jordan Ormond, KSL.com and Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted May 21st - 7:41am
Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
Sam Penrod, KSL TV | Posted May 20th - 10:23pm
Thousands of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints took part Sunday in the rededication of the Jordan River Temple.
Jed Boal, KSL TV | Posted May 20th - 10:11pm
A hundred Utah Cold War veterans, whose service largely went unacknowledged in a war that was largely invisible, received Cold War Victory Medals at the George E. Wahlen Ogden veterans home.
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