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Troopers identify 1 of 6 men killed in 'horrific' crash near Jordanelle Reservoir

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:18pm

Troopers released the name of one of the six men killed in a "horrific crash" on U.S. Highway 40 near Jordanelle Reservoir.

Many Utah families still face bigger state income tax bill, lawmakers told

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 20th - 1:58pm

Lawmakers showed new interest Wednesday in tackling what for many Utahns may be a significant increase in their state income taxes as a result of the $1.5 trillion federal tax cut package.

Why don't more Utah college students teach? It's more than the money, survey says

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:47am

Why don't Utah college students want to become teachers? It's the money and other interests, a survey by Envision Utah shows.

Downtown business happy the Jazz are playing again

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 20th - 9:48am

Lots of fans eat at the Crown Burgers in downtown SLC because it’s only a block away from where the Jazz play. The restaurant is usually packed for home games.

Millcreek couple beat child who is not expected to survive, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 20th - 8:15am

A mother and boyfriend accused of beating a 5-year-old boy on multiple occasions have been charged.

Offensive explosion not enough as Jazz fall to Warriors 124-123 in home opener

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 19th - 11:22pm

Joe Ingles scored a team-high 27 points, including seven 3-pointers, to go along with four rebounds and four assists. But it was not enough, as the Jazz were dealt a 124-123 loss to the reigning champion Golden State Warriors in the home opener.

Bangerter Highway expansion displacing West Jordan homeowners

Felicia Martinez, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 19th - 9:42pm

A retired Utah couple has been forced to move as part of a project to expand Bangerter Highway in West Jordan. The homeowners were among two dozen other homes that are being impacted.

GOP panel's foreign agent inquiry triggers harsh response

Richard Lardner, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 9:10pm

An environmental group has denounced a House oversight committee for suggesting the organization's efforts to block construction of a U.S. military base on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa may require it to register as a foreign agent.

Farmington finds new land to build soccer fields, leaving farmland safe

Spencer Burt, KSL  |  Posted Oct 19th - 8:05pm

The Utah Department of Transportation and Farmington confirmed Wednesday that they will build soccer fields that will be replaced by the West Davis Corridor highway on land that will not affect a local farmer's operation.

Job growth up in Utah by 3.6 percent

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:32pm

The state Department of Workforce Services Friday stated that nonfarm payroll employment grew by an estimated 3.6 percent from September 2017 to last month. Utah’s current employment level indicated 1,535,900 people are considered gainfully employed

Charges: 2 threw rocks through windows of 11 churches, 45 vehicles

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:00pm

Two people suspected of going on an extensive vandalism spree last year, targeting churches and random cars, were each charged Friday with 56 counts of criminal mischief.

Super PAC ad against Mia Love continues to air with some changes

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 19th - 6:27pm

"It sounds like it's still false," Love's attorney, Matt Sanderson, said, noting he had not seen the revised ad.

Rock fall at Arches National Park leaves 2 injured, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 19th - 6:05pm

A rock fall in Arches National Park left two people with minor injuries Friday, officials said.

5 outdoor activities for 'indoorsy' people

Hannah Leavitt,  |  Posted Oct 19th - 5:45pm

If you aren’t a fan of the outdoors, living in outdoors-mecca Utah may feel like a challenge. However, there are some alternate ways beyond the traditional recreation for indoorsy people to also enjoy what Utah's outdoors have to offer.

California couple arrested in Utah for creating, using counterfeit $100 bills

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted Oct 19th - 5:14pm

Police arrested a California couple earlier this week for allegedly producing and using counterfeit $100 bills.

Tacos Don Rafa food truck on U. campus closed due to health violations

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 19th - 4:39pm

The Tacos Don Rafa food truck on the University of Utah campus was closed this week due to multiple health violations, according to the Salt Lake County Health Department website.

Man convicted of abusing women at the U. arrested again

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 19th - 3:03pm

A man released from jail earlier this year after serving nearly a year for inappropriately touching random women on the University of Utah campus has been arrested for allegedly doing the same thing to teenage girls riding TRAX, police say.

Charges: Utah man beats dog with hammer after it steals his steak

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 19th - 2:31pm

A man who prosecutors say lost his cool when a dog named Temper ate his dinner was charged Friday with beating the dog with a hammer, according to court documents.

School district responds to lawsuit claiming sexual assaults went unchecked

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 19th - 1:58pm

The superintendent of the South Sanpete School District said Friday he is "sorry" that several students at Gunnison Valley High School were allegedly sexually abused and that the school is cooperating with the investigation.

Group that reunites families with long-lost Bibles to host open house featuring Joseph Smith family Bible

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 19th - 1:40pm

The Ogden non-profit foundation Bible Rescue acquires old Bibles and attempts to reunite them with surviving descendants of their original owners, and are holding an open house Saturday.