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I-80 reopens after hazardous material spill, train derailment in Nevada

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 12:41pm

I-80 has reopened after a 12-car train derailed and spilled ammonium nitrate east of Wells, Nevada, Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

Police: Teen injured in Herriman crash expected to survive, could face charges

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 12:22pm

A teen critically injured when the motorcycle he was riding crashed into a dump truck is expected to recover, but he may face reckless driving charges, police said.

What events like Outdoor Retailer do for the outdoor industry

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 12:09pm

Outdoor Retailer has been a staple of the outdoor recreation industry for years, but many people don’t fully understand what it does for the outdoor industry or why it has such a massive economic impact.

Salt Lake police arrest 7 juveniles who allegedly broke into elementary school

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 11:33am

Seven juveniles who allegedly broke into an elementary school by going through the roof were rounded up by Salt Lake police late Tuesday.

Food delivery face-off: KSL compares largest apps in 5 categories

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV and Lori Prichard, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 19th - 11:04am

With just a few taps in a food delivery app, we can have our favorite meals brought to us from pretty much any restaurant.

Civic leaders aim to keep Utah's jobs economy thriving into the future

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 11:02am

A national workforce panel is focusing its efforts on finding solutions to the issue of filling millions of open jobs in states like Utah.

Teen wanted in West Valley shooting surrenders to police

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:50am

A 17-year-old boy who allegedly shot another male during a confrontation in West Valley City last week has turned himself in.

Gov. Herbert meets with Pope Francis at Vatican

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:25am

Gov. Gary Herbert met with Pope Francis at Vatican City Wednesday as a part of his 11-day European trade mission to improve trade relations between the state and Europe.

56 people treated after rail car spills sulfur dioxide in Salt Lake City

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 9:38am

Two people were transported to a hospital and more than 50 others were treated for symptoms after a rail car spilled at least 300 gallons of sulfur dioxide in Salt Lake City.

Delays ease up after crash on northbound I-15 near South Salt Lake

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:39am

Delays have mostly disappeared on northbound I-15 after a crash near 3300 South backed traffic up all the way to Midvale Wednesday morning, KSL Traffic reports.

Utah relinquishes oversight of trust linked to polygamist

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:22am

A judge said Tuesday it's time to let a community board on the Utah-Arizona border have final say about who is entitled to buy homes and properties in a trust that once belonged to a sect run by notorious polygamist Warren Jeffs, ending court oversight that began 14 years ago.

More charges for Utah man accused of raping girl

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:01am

A Fairview man already charged in one case of raping a child now faces additional allegations of sexually abusing children.

2 women share their experience at the LDS Millionaire event

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 7:42am

A week and a half ago, 20 women were escorted to a secret country club somewhere in Utah to meet an “LDS Millionaire.” This is what two women said about their experience.

Weber State student takes on hemp study

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 19th - 7:19am

The typical undergraduate thesis project isn’t supposed to attract a lot of attention or controversy. Weber State University student Jeff Colbert, however, chose a subject that did just that.

Toddler who fell 13 feet from Spanish Fork home makes 'miraculous recovery,' family says

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 7:05am

Jacob Stallings was flown via medical helicopter to Primary Children's Hospital in critical condition after his 13-foot fall on June 11. He's since been released from the hospital and will receive further treatment at home, family members said.

Technician sent to hospital; U of U building reopens after chemical spill

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 19th - 6:42am

The accidental spill of a potentially hazardous chemical sent a lab technician to the hospital and left a building evacuated for hours Tuesday evening.

Duchesne River put on flood warning

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:45pm

The forecast was minor flooding which would inundate fields and lowland along the river southeast of Randlett.

Salt Lake City to provide free feminine hygiene products in city buildings

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:13pm

With its $20,000 pilot program, Salt Lake City joins a number of other cities across the country in offering tampons and sanitary pads at no cost in public building restrooms.

Provo man ordered to prison in connection with stabbing roommate 53 times during fight

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:41pm

A Provo man who pleaded guilty to attempted murder after he was accused of stabbing his roommate 53 times during an “LSD-infused fight” in 2018 was sentenced Monday to serve at least 4 1/2 years in prison for the attack, according to court documents

University of Utah chemistry building evacuated due to dangerous spill

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:47pm

The building housing the University of Utah Department of Chemistry was evacuated Tuesday night after an explosive substance spilled inside.