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Utah judge who criticized Trump online and in court suspended

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted May 24th - 11:30am

The Utah Supreme Court has suspended a city judge for making "shirty and politically charged" comments from the bench and posting "indelicate" criticism online about President Donald Trump.

District attorney rules 2018 officer-involved shooting death of Cody Belgard justified

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 10:53am

Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill revealed Friday that the 2018 officer-involved shooting death of Cody Belgard has been ruled justified.

Gov. Gary Herbert appoints/reappoints State School Board members, regents, tech college trustees

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted May 24th - 8:19am

Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed or reappointed several Utahns to state-level education boards, filling two unexpired terms on the elected Utah State Board of Education and naming new members to the Board of Regents and Technical College Trustees.

Authorities identify Oakley woman who died in Summit County crash

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 7:59am

Authorities have identified a woman who died Thursday in a crash in Summit County.

Wet holiday? Utahns say weather won't stop them from getting outdoors

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted May 24th - 7:38am

A number of popular campgrounds near Salt Lake City will remain closed over Memorial Day weekend as the state's cool, wet spring continues.

4 Utahns face federal charges for allegedly running illegal poker games

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted May 24th - 7:21am

Four people face federal charges for allegedly running illegal pokers games in locations around Salt Lake County that included food catering, paid security and outdoor surveillance cameras.

Timpanogos Cave to reopen June 19 following visitor center construction

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted May 24th - 7:00am

Mud — and a lot of it — is making it difficult to finish a new parking lot for the Timpanogos Cave Visitor Center. But the progress of this project, which began in the fall, is very visible.

Morgan County residents provide mixed bag of thoughts on proposed resort community

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 11:28pm

With a plan on the table to turn a large swath of land near Peterson, Morgan County, into a private residential resort community, county officials turned to the public Thursday to figure out how best deal with the proposal.

Maj. Brent Taylor’s name added to BYU memorial wall

Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted May 23rd - 9:40pm

Brigham Young University on honored Major Brent Taylor and his family in a ceremony that added the fallen soldier’s name to the school’s memorial wall.

'Never forget' message shared with Utahns at 9/11 traveling memorial

Lauren Bennett, KSL  |  Posted May 23rd - 9:09pm

A 53-foot semitractor-trailer that transforms into a 1,000-square-foot 9/11 exhibit arrived at Centennial Park in West Valley City Wednesday, just in time for Memorial Day weekend, and will be on display until May 29.

Tooele man seriously injured after an explosion in his garage

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 8:46pm

A man was seriously injured after propane exploded in his garage Thursday evening, officials said.

Where and what are Utah’s public lands?

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 7:33pm

Contrary to popular belief, “public lands” doesn’t only refer to national monuments.

UDOT offers tips for getting though Memorial Day weekend drive crunch

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted May 23rd - 7:00pm

Going out of town? Here are some travel tips and traffic updates for your holiday weekend.

Heber City man faces 20 felonies in child pornography case

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 23rd - 6:29pm

A Heber City man arrested after investigators say they found child pornography on his lost iPod was formally charged with 20 felonies on Thursday.

Why dodgeball isn’t just for the schoolyard kids

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted May 23rd - 5:45pm

Formal exercise at a gym or aerobics class isn’t for everyone, but there are still ways to stay active. One group is throwing it back to elementary school to remind you.

Police arrest Vernal stepmother in toddler's death

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted May 23rd - 5:35pm

A Vernal woman has been arrested for investigation of aggravated murder in the March 14 death of a toddler, police confirmed Thursday.

Lawsuit against Utah medical marijuana law moved to federal court

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted May 23rd - 5:13pm

A legal challenge to the medical marijuana compromise bill that Utah lawmakers passed last year will now take place in federal court.

Utah Symphony music director Thierry Fischer to conclude tenure following 2021-2022 season

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 4:41pm

Utah Symphony music director Thierry Fischer will end his tenure after its 2021-2022 season, according to a news release.

The state wants to help you stop watering your lawn while the weather’s doing it for you

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 4:10pm

Do you sometimes forget to turn off your sprinklers? Here's why the state wants to help pay for tech that will help you stop overwatering.

Study: Dental care improves treatment outcomes dramatically for patients with drug and alcohol addiction

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23rd - 2:32pm

A study published by University of Utah researchers this week has found that comprehensive dental care improves the efficacy of substance abuse treatment and improves overall mental health.