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Funeral held for teen killed in crash in Big Cottonwood Canyon

Garna Mejia, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 15th - 8:33pm

“She was a perfect granddaughter who loved everyone.”

Utah Shakespeare Festival to tour state's public schools with suicide prevention play

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 7:13pm

The Utah Shakespeare Festival is hitting the road with the play "Every Brilliant Thing," traveling to high schools throughout the state to bring its message of hope to the young Utahns who may need it the most.

High school students get a look at high-paying technical jobs

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Sep 15th - 5:54pm

With unemployment in Utah below 3%, a number of industries are struggling to find enough qualified workers to fill positions in high-paying technical fields.

Bonneville speed racer in critical condition after 350 mph crash

Graham Dudley, KSL.com and Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 4:17pm

A Bonneville Speed Week racer has been airlifted from the Salt Flats Race Track after he was involved in a wreck at over 350 mph.

2 in critical condition after crash in Highland

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 3:51pm

Two motorcyclists were hit by a four-door sedan pulling out onto North County Road this morning, authorities say.

Power restored to thousands after outage in Salt Lake County

Graham Dudley, KSL.com and Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 1:13pm

Rocky Mountain Power said a power outage that affected 6,482 customers in West Valley City and Kearns Sunday was due to a damaged power line.

Deer Creek Fire now 90% contained, officials say

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 12:50pm

The Wasatch County Sheriff’s Office gave an update Sunday on the Deer Creek Fire, which sparked Saturday and temporarily closed U.S. Highway 189 in Wasatch County.

Deputies looking for man involved in high-speed Washington County chase Saturday night

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 8:42am

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 35-year-old man after a traffic stop led to a high-speed chase Saturday night.

Pedestrian dies after being struck by car in Millcreek

Graham Dudley, KSL.com and Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 8:03am

A 68-year-old man was killed Saturday night in Millcreek when he was struck by a car while crossing the street.

2 hospitalized after head-on crash in Sanpete County

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 14th - 10:36pm

Two people were transported by medical helicopter to a hospital in critical condition following a crash on Friday, Utah Highway Patrol confirmed Saturday.

'The Rehab Booth' hopes to connect drug addicts with resources

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 14th - 10:20pm

Two Utah men are hoping to connect drug addicts with a national drug rehabilitation hotline through “The Rehab Booth.”

Salt Lake City girls don ‘turnout’ gear, practice firefighting skills

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Sep 14th - 8:40pm

While many teenagers were likely unwinding from school on Saturday, some Salt Lake City girls donned “turnout” gear and got a glimpse into a day in the life of a firefighter.

3 charged in Millcreek home invasion

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Sep 14th - 7:05pm

Three people were charged Friday in connection with an alleged home invasion in Millcreek earlier in the week.

Camping trailer rollover temporarily closes 3 lanes on northbound I-15 in Weber County

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 14th - 4:38pm

A camper trailer rolled over on northbound I-15 in Weber County on Saturday afternoon, authorities say.

New fire sparks in Wasatch County, temporarily shuts down US 189

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 14th - 3:45pm

A fire temporarily shut down state Route 189 in both directions Saturday.

Utah man charged with tax fraud after allegedly stealing dead man's identity

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 14th - 12:58pm

A Holladay resident has been charged with 18 tax fraud-related felonies after he allegedly used the name of a deceased person to conduct business transactions.

Salt Lake Education Foundation employee stole more than $20K, charges say

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Sep 14th - 10:36am

A Salt Lake Education Foundation employee accused of stealing more than $20,000 from the organization now faces nine felony charges.

Lake Point residents seeking volunteers for sandbagging this morning in wake of Green Ravine Fire

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 14th - 9:35am

Lake Point residents are looking for volunteers this morning to help fill and lay sandbags to prevent possible mudslides in the aftermath of the Green Ravine Fire.

University presidents, regents question Utah results of mental health survey

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 14th - 8:41am

The 2019 National College Health Assessment indicated nearly 15% of 5,202 students surveyed — representing 3.13% of the Utah system’s spring enrollment — seriously considered suicide in the past 12 months. Nationally, 8.6% of students seriously considered suicide, according to the American College Health Association’s assessment results.

Deadly tale of a dropout, the mail and a half-million pills

Claire Galofaro and Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 14th - 6:03am

Clean-cut college dropout Aaron Shamo made himself a millionaire by building a fentanyl trafficking empire with his computer and a few friends.