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Utah judge gives ex-Disney actor choice of ‘attitude adjustment’ or jail

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 4:36pm

A federal judge warned former Disney Channel actor Stoney Westmoreland that without an “attitude adjustment,” he could find himself behind bars.

Utah man charged with setting his own home on fire

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 2:14pm

A Roosevelt man was charged Thursday with setting fire to his house because he allegedly thought people were going to kill him.

1 person dead, another critically injured in Box Elder County I-15 crash

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:38pm

One person was killed Friday when a car drove into the back of a semitrailer on I-15.

Surprise! New Rio Grande building sign placed 1 month ahead of schedule

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:32pm

If you’re surprised to see a new sign atop the Rio Grande building downtown, you’re not alone.

Doctor: Utah women aren’t getting screened for breast cancer regularly

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:05pm

An annual mammogram is the best way to detect breast cancer early, according to Dr. Brett Parkinson, medical director at Intermountain Healthcare’s Breast Care Center.

At least 4 killed in tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon National Park

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 12:18pm

At least four people are dead following a tour bus crash just outside Bryce Canyon National Park.

Cosmetics giant making a difference by hiring people with disabilities

Heather Simonsen, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:35am

A Utah mother with disabilities was able to return to the workforce through a program with the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation and cosmetics company Sephora, which plans to hire 30% of its workforce through the program.

UDOT announces weekend road closure in Lehi

Paul Nelson, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:38am

An extremely busy road in Utah County is getting shut down for construction this weekend, and drivers in northern Utah County aren’t going to be happy.

Power restored for thousands in West Valley City, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:18am

Power has been restored for thousands of Rocky Mountain Power customers after an outage in West Valley City, company officials say.

Public hearing Tuesday on plan to increase permits issued for The Wave

Mikayla Shoup, St. George News  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:44am

The Bureau of Land Management has released the environmental assessment for its proposal to increase the number of permits issued to hikers accessing The Wave each day.

What’s it like growing up and working in Utah politics as a Latina?

Kim Bojorquez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:03am

Feeling like “the other” is something Rebecca Chavez-Houck knows all too well.

Orem man charged with threatening to kill judge he blames for health problems

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 7:19am

An Orem man who allegedly blamed his health problems in part on a 4th District judge now faces charges of threatening to kill that judge.

Story of misdelivered homecoming invite goes viral, has happy ending

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 7:00am

Being asked on your first date is an exciting milestone for many young women. For Karsyn West, the occasion gained a much wider audience than expected when a chivalrous homecoming invitation made its way to the wrong house.

Utah-based social media fraud scheme took $6M from widows, feds say

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:22pm

One 75-year-old woman sent $356,000 to a “German businessman,” believing he was investing her money in a pipe supplier for a sewer system in Turkey.

Crews rescue 2 kayakers reported missing near Antelope Island

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:21pm

Crews rescued two missing kayakers who were last heard from about 3 p.m. Thursday, Utah State Parks officials said.

Back from tour of US-Mexico border, SL County Mayor Wilson details ‘broken’ system

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 9:46pm

Salt Lake County Mayor Wilson’s eyes welled up as she recalled a young Latino boy who approached her while she toured customs and border facilities in Texas.

Creepy crawlers: How to avoid head lice this fall season

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 19th - 8:51pm

With school in session for more than a month now, kids have had plenty of time to share germs and other crawly bugs. Studies show head lice is a common risk this time of year.

How a chair gifted by a Hollywood legend ended up in a Utah government office building

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:49pm

It’s easy to find stories of actors, musicians, comedians or socialites visiting Utah for its skiing, hunting or gorgeous views. But this story may just take the cake when it comes to celebrity interaction in Utah.

Authorities seize 195 pounds of meth, indict 6 in Utah drug scheme

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:32pm

Six people have been indicted for conspiracy to distribute meth after a Project Safe Neighborhoods collaborative bust.

Utah baby taken to hospital after getting tangled in window blinds

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:17pm

A baby who reportedly became tangled in window blind cords was taken to the hospital Thursday afternoon, the Logan Fire Department said.