Utah special legislative session not considering school safety bills
The Utah State Legislature held a special session focused on taxes and the Inland Port, but they did not look at any bills dealing with one of our state’s and our nation’s most pressing issues: school safety amidst continued gun violence.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Jul 22nd - 8:48am
Alex Hidalgo, 37, has been arrested in connection with the death of his infant son in Ogden, police confirmed Sunday.
Jed Boal, KSL TV | Posted Jul 22nd - 7:39am
The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood donations to address a critical blood shortage nationwide.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Jul 21st - 10:21pm
Police are now investigating the suspicious death of an infant found Friday as a homicide, and they have located and are questioning a person of interest in the case, officials said.
Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Jul 21st - 10:03pm
The Utah State Board of Regents on Friday authorized Snow College to participate in a public-private partnership to develop 100 units of student housing on its Richfield campus.
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV | Posted Jul 21st - 9:04pm
Community members on Saturday searched for Ray Humpherys, 66, who did not return to his campsite in the Uinta Mountains on Wednesday evening.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Jul 21st - 9:00pm
Nine active wildfires continued burning across the state Saturday, according to Utah wildfire officials.
KSL.com | Posted Jul 21st - 7:27pm
The Daughters of Utah Pioneers will host a Pioneer Day celebration on July 24, from 1-5 p.m., at Robinson Park, 100 E Main, in American Fork.
The Associated Press | Posted Jul 21st - 2:47pm
The Trump administration says it may pick a new Western headquarters for the nation's largest land management agency in the next six to eight months.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Jul 21st - 2:05pm
Two men are in critical condition following an early-morning crash in Parley’s Canyon, officials said.
Wendy Leonard, KSL | Posted Jul 21st - 1:03pm
The court-ordered quality improvement effort at the Utah State Hospital is resulting in faster treatment for more patients with mental health needs who are awaiting a trial for criminal charges.
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV | Posted Jul 21st - 12:15pm
After jumping out of the airplane and only a few seconds into his freefall, Patrick Wiggins rolled onto his back and saw something slip out of his shorts pocket.
Sloan Schrage, KSL TV | Posted Jul 21st - 10:57am
You shouldn’t skimp on experience during summer vacation but you shouldn’t go broke either. And one area that can add up fast is food.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Jul 21st - 10:14am
Rockfalls have closed another trail in Zion National Park as powerful thunderstorms have caused damage and closures in the area over the past few weeks.
Sloan Schrage, KSL TV | Posted Jul 21st - 8:12am
One of the big scams the Better Business Bureau is seeing this summer is the debt collection scam.
Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Jul 21st - 7:33am
After Utah lawmakers earlier this year raised expectations for K-3 literacy, district-level educators told the Education Interim Committee Wednesday that doing so takes money and an explicit focus on reading and writing on the part of administrators.
Ashley Imlay, KSL and Andrew Adams, KSL TV | Posted Jul 20th - 10:22pm
The body of a child under the age of 5 was found by police in an apartment complex in Ogden on Friday. Investigators are calling the death suspicious.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Jul 20th - 10:22pm
Park City police warned the community Friday about "controlled substances" that have infiltrated the city in connection with at least one of the teens involved in the 2016 "pink" overdose of two 13-year-old boys.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Jul 20th - 8:51pm
Possible thunderstorms are forecasted Friday and over the weekend for many of the areas where fires are burning in the state, which poses potential help and threats for those fighting the wildfires.
- Raising the bar on K-3 reading takes money and explicit focus, specialists tell lawmakers
- Colleges ask for a share of future salary in lieu of loans
- BYU plans to appeal court ruling that BYUPD should obey Utah's open-records law
- Ogden district didn't protect student from abusive teacher, lawsuit claims