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Body believed to be missing man found at bottom of Horseshoe Bend

Joseph Witham, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:53am

The body of what is believed to be a missing man was found at the bottom of the popular Horseshoe Bend overlook near Page, Arizona, Sunday afternoon.

County Council poised to leave sales tax hike revival up to city leaders

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 8:39am

Thanks to the sweeping transportation bill passed by the Utah Legislature this year, counties have the power to resurrect the Proposition 1 tax sales tax hike. But Salt Lake County leaders might pass that power to cities.

Rep. John Curtis' school safety summit seeks to 'mine, find and mature' best thinking on security

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 8:01am

Rep. John Curtis' Safe School Summit held Monday at Provo's Edgemont Elementary School sought to "mine, find and mature," the best thinking on school security in Utah.

Eagle Mountain wrangling tumbleweeds after mighty windstorm

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 7:40am

During last week's windstorm, the weeds piled up in the yards of many Eagle Mountain residents, blocking some garages, according to Linda Peterson, the city's communications and community relations director.

Men want bumper sticker with racist message removed from Cedar City store

Nicole Vowell, KSL TV  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 7:23am

A bumper sticker with a controversial message sold at an El Ray Plaza smoke shop in Utah’s Dixie has some people boycotting the retailer and calling for the sticker to be removed.

Video details pellet gun shooting of UTA bus

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 7:04am

Newly-released video and audio provide the most detailed account yet of what happened on a Utah Transit Authority bus last week, prior to the bus having its windows shot out by pellets.

Vernal family’s tragedy prompts legislative action, research

Geoff Liesik, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 6:43am

Gov. Gary Herbert has signed a resolution — drafted following the postoperative death of a Vernal man — that urges the medical community to study a possible link between prescribed opioid painkillers and unexpected deaths after surgery.

Utah veteran relives time aboard B-17 bomber he learned to fly during WWII

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:25pm

A 99-year old WWII vet was honored with an early birthday gift from his family. Richard Stucki, of Cedar City, enjoyed a VIP flight Monday aboard the Madras Maiden — one of only a dozen B-17 aircraft still flying today. He turns 100 in July.

Former corrections officer sentenced to prison after a decade on the run

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:43pm

A former Utah corrections officer convicted of forcible sex abuse more than a decade ago before going into hiding to avoid sentencing was sent to prison on Monday.

Smaller communities struggle to find volunteer firefighters

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:11pm

Wildfire season could pick up quickly in Utah as the state warms up and dries out, but most of Utah’s rural departments face a severe shortage of volunteers, who are the first line of defense.

Davis County Sheriff's office reviewing handling of sexual harassment complaint

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 8:05pm

Five employees in the Davis County Sheriff's Office and jail were placed on paid leave amid a review of how the office handled a sexual harassment complaint.

‘He’s led a happy life’: Utah man makes the most of little time he has left

Connor Richards, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 7:32pm

Quinn Starks was given "weeks to months" to live after doctors discovered a tumor in his brain. He's making the most of his time left by doing the things he loves with friends and family.

Man steals car with 12-year-old in front seat, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 7:00pm

A man stole a car with a boy inside over the weekend, then flagged down an officer to turn himself in, police say.

UHP warns motorcycle riders to 'ride as if you're invisible'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 6:25pm

The Utah Highway Patrol is warning motorcycles riders they must ride with the mentality that no one can see them.

Police identify motorcyclist killed in Riverton crash

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 5:52pm

Police identified a South Jordan man who died from injuries suffered after the motorcycle he was driving collided with a pickup truck Sunday evening.

Travelers find 2 mortar shells near Escalante

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 5:16pm

A bomb squad destroyed a pair of mortar shells travelers found Thursday in a remote area near the town of Escalante, officials said.

Little-known Mike Kennedy to take on Mitt Romney in Utah GOP primary

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 4:45pm

Mitt Romney will again face a Kennedy in an election with a U.S. Senate seat on the line. Not one of those Kennedys — this is Mike Kennedy, a state legislator from Alpine.

Charges: Wyoming man stabbed convenience store customer

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 4:13pm

A Wyoming man accused of stabbing a man who allegedly bumped into him in a Summit County convenience store has been charged with attempted murder.

State Street intersection at 5300 S in Murray reopens after rollover crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 2:04pm

The State Street intersection at 5300 South in Murray reopened after a rollover crash closed the northbound, eastbound and westbound lanes Monday morning, officials said.

Romney says he supports president’s policy, despite past disputes

Jared Page, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 1:42pm

Mitt Romney says he’s confident he would be able to work with President Donald Trump if he’s elected to the U.S. Senate, despite their public disputes in the past.