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Utah voters blame Trump the most for shutdown, but congressional Democrats a close second

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 4:38pm

President Donald Trump gets the most blame from Utahns for the ongoing federal government shutdown in a new poll, but congressional Democrats aren't far behind.

Man dies in rollover crash on I-15 in Provo

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 2:20pm

A 48-year-old man died and a 13-year-old boy suffered minor injuries in a rollover crash on I-15 Thursday afternoon, authorities said.

Jury in rape trial deliberating fate of ex-Utah State football player Torrey Green

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 2:04pm

Prosecutors say 'it's impossible' that six women fabricated stories against NFL prospect Torrey Green, but defense attorney says they had motive to make false claims against the former Utah State football player.

2 men arrested after carjacking in Holladay, police say

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 2:00pm

Two men suspected in a hit-and-run were arrested after police say they forced their way into an elderly couple's vehicle at gunpoint Thursday afternoon, police said.

Another threat at Jordan High prompts evacuation of school

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 1:59pm

Jordan High School was evacuated Thursday due to a bomb threat, according to the Canyons School District.

Salt Lake City police arrest 3 after guns, drugs seized in house

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 1:31pm

Three people were arrested, 26 guns seized and a number of drugs recovered by Salt Lake City police early Wednesday.

Patrick Kinahan: Time for Jazz to permanently move Mitchell to point guard

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted Jan 17th - 1:10pm

Donovan Mitchell has kicked his game into another gear since the calendar changed to the new year. His upsurge coincides with injuries to all three point guards on the Jazz roster, forcing Mitchell to slide over to directing the team's offense.

Rep. Ben McAdams assigned to House Financial Services Committee

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 12:21pm

Rep. Ben McAdams, Utah's newest member of Congress and only Democrat in the delegation, has been assigned to the House Financial Services Committee.

Here's how Utahns can get Sundance Film Festival tickets 5 days early

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 11:56am

If you’re a resident of Utah, you can buy tickets to Sundance Film Festival screenings Thursday, five days before everyone else.

A tale of 2 Utahs: Group hopes lawmakers take steps to tackle urban, rural divide

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 11:26am

The economy is booming along the Wasatch Front, but a different story is unfolding in Piute County, where the poverty rate is the second highest in the state. A new report highlights the challenges of rural Utah, but also notes some of its benefits.

Police: Teen had gun at Salt Lake-area school, posted threats on social media

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 11:03am

Two people, including a 16-year-old student, were arrested for allegedly bringing a gun into the parking lot of Taylorsville High School and filming threats on Snapchat.

Utah teens charged with stabbing, robbing 7-Eleven clerk

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 10:44am

Three teenagers accused in a series of convenience store robberies that culminated with the stabbing of a clerk have been charged in juvenile court.

Lawsuit, warrant allege abuse at southern Utah ranch for troubled girls

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 10:32am

A residential care center for troubled teen girls has been sued by the father of a former patient, accusing the clinical director of abusing his 17-year-old daughter.

Utah Warriors jump into Major League Rugby's 2nd season with new coaches, new players, more teams

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 10:15am

There was no big announcement or formal press conference when the Utah Warriors got together for its first media day and team meetings of the 2019 season. There wasn't a need: the biggest announcement is that the second season is here.

Police identify man killed in Sandy crash

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 9:55am

Police identified a 33-year-old man Thursday who died following a crash in Sandy Wednesday, officials said.

Shopko files for bankruptcy protection, closing more stores including 13 in Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 17th - 9:29am

Wisconsin-based retail chain Shopko Stores has filed for bankruptcy protection as it makes plans to close more stores.

Dogs dig in to snowy fun to prepare for avalanche rescues

Emily Ashcraft, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 8:23am

Among the skiers and snowboarders having fun on the slopes in Utah this week are a pack of playful dogs training for avalanche rescues.

Utah official: Downtown homeless shelter won't meet June closing deadline

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 7:41am

Despite a state-mandated deadline in legislation that funded a systematic overhaul of Utah's homeless system, the Road Home's downtown shelter won't shut down on time.

UDOT cautions about canyon driving as 2 feet of snow expected

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Jan 17th - 7:03am

Utah Department of Transportation workers and the ski resorts were cautioning would-be skiers to be prepared ahead of a major snow storm expected Thursday into Friday.

Shutdown putting food assistance in peril for some needy Utah families

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 6:47am

Utah families who rely on government assistance to eat are being warned to stock up while they can and budget carefully in case the federal government's partial shutdown drags on.