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Homelessness in Weber County more than doubled in 4 years

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted May 20th - 9:09pm

Homelessness in Weber County more than doubled from 2014 to 2018 and is growing at a faster rate than both Salt Lake County and Utah as a whole, a new study found.

Are tiny homes the answer to Utah’s housing shortage?

Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted May 20th - 8:38pm

It measures just 432 square feet; even so, a tiny home on display at City Creek Mall features a full living space and plenty of storage.

2 arrested in connection with WVC 7-Eleven robbery in which shot was fired at ceiling

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 20th - 8:05pm

A man has been arrested in connection with a May 10 robbery of a 7-Eleven in which police say one person stole beer and another fired a shot into the ceiling of the store.

Illinois truck driver who suffered heart attack on Utah road thanks those who saved his life

Lauren Bennett, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 7:33pm

Monday brought an emotional reunion between John Lindsey and the strangers who saved his life, filled with hugs and a few tears at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, where he was treated.

Sting highlights 'very bad year' for online predators in Utah

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 7:00pm

Thirteen people were arrested last week following an undercover operation by the ICAC task force that targeted adults preying on kids online.

Land managers say this important archaeological site in southern Utah was vandalized

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 6:20pm

The Bureau of Land Management announced Monday a $1,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of vandals who spray-painted graffiti at an important southern Utah archaeological site.

Utah woman fed boyfriend Drano because she felt too much hate, warrant states

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 5:36pm

A woman accused of trying to kill her boyfriend by feeding him spoonfuls of Drano was scheduled to be back in court Monday.

Amber Alert activated in search for Idaho teen who may be headed to Las Vegas

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 20th - 5:22pm

An Amber Alert has been activated as authorities search for a 17-year-old Idaho girl who they say may have been forcibly abducted on Sunday.

Utah teen asked to be picked up, then shot driver, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 4:39pm

Police arrested a 15-year-old boy who they say tried to rob two acquaintances and shot one in the process.

Reports have questioned safety of helicopter model in Utah County crash

Carter Williams,  |  Posted May 20th - 3:32pm

The helicopter at the center of a fatal crash in Utah County Friday is described as one of the most popular models in the world, but recent reports have questioned its safety.

Utah trooper pulls over car for failing to signal, makes big drug bust

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 3:13pm

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper recently pulled over a car in southern Utah for a minor traffic violation and found an estimated 15 pounds of methamphetamine.

Gunman, victim in fatal parking lot shooting had been fighting, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 1:15pm

The two men who police say were involved in a fatal confrontation in the parking lot of a West Valley restaurant last month had reportedly met that night to fight, according to court documents

Woman killed in crash near Brigham City, authorities say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 20th - 12:19pm

A 29-year-old Brigham City woman died in a rollover crash in Brigham City Monday, authorities said.

Provo father accused of causing infant's skull fracture

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 12:15pm

A Provo man was arrested over the weekend after police say he hit his infant daughter's head against a wall, causing a skull fracture.

Police: Suspect in Ogden shooting said, 'Lo maté (I killed him)'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 11:37am

A man arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Ogden over the weekend admitted to smoking methamphetamine earlier in the day, according to police.

US states' drones inspect bridges, help predict avalanches

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 10:28am

In Utah, drones are hovering near avalanches to watch roaring snow. In North Carolina, they're searching for the nests of endangered birds. In Kansas, they could soon be identifying sick cows through heat signatures.

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, Gov. Herbert to meet over roadless rule

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted May 20th - 9:02am

Utah is forging ahead with its desire for a new roadless rule and a stewardship agreement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

President Nelson meets with New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted May 20th - 8:45am

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern welcomed President Russell M. Nelson to her office Monday.

Famed Sherpa climber living in Utah helps Nepal kids reach greater heights

Binaj Gurubacharya, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 8:01am

Apa Sherpa has stood on top of the world more times than all but one other person. Now he wants to make sure no one feels compelled to follow in his footsteps.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, and Tracie Snowder,  |  Posted May 20th - 7:21am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.