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‘The cure for what ails us’ is to love God and our neighbor, President Nelson tells NAACP

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 10:43am

Society has not "achieved the harmony" needed for each person to become the best version of themselves, Latter-day Saint leader, President Russell M. Nelson, acknowledged during the NAACP's annual convention. But there is a cure.

Term limit initiative launched by United Utah Party

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 10:20am

The United Utah Party announced Monday a citizen initiative petition is being launched to set term limits on state officials, including legislators and the governor.

BYU student pushes for plastic bag fee

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 9:31am

A Brigham Young University student is looking to reduce the environmental and economic costs of single-use plastic bags by pushing for a 10 cent fee.

Woman dead after late-night rollover crash in Washington County

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 7:38am

A woman died after a rollover crash in southern Utah late Sunday evening, authorities said.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, and Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 7:21am

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

I-84 eastbound reopens near Henefer after powdered cement spill

Linda Williams,  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:42am

Eastbound I-84 has reopened near Henefer Monday morning as crews investigate a powdered cement spill on the roadway, authorities said.

Search and Rescue to continue search for 'remains' of missing fishermen

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:05am

The search will continue Monday for two brothers who were last seen on their boat at Strawberry Reservoir. Officials now say they're looking for "remains."

Multiple road closures due to 3 crashes

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jul 21st - 9:41pm

Officials responded to multiple accidents that caused road closures across the state.

Searches continue at Strawberry Reservoir for missing Utah brothers

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 21st - 9:18pm

Crews continued searching Sunday for two brothers last seen on Strawberry Reservoir four days earlier.

Officials ID 2 killed in rollover down Weber County mountain

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:27pm

Officials have identified two men killed Saturday when a truck carrying seven passengers drove off the road and down a steep mountainside.

Heat advisory issued for Wasatch Front

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jul 21st - 4:27pm

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has issued a heat advisory for the Wasatch Front Monday into Tuesday.

Wildfire updates: Fire west of Monticello 'is becoming more active'

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jul 21st - 3:20pm

Lightning sparked a wildfire 45 miles west of Monticello Tuesday, and the flames are "becoming more active," officials said.

Amid concerns over financial viability, AISU appoints new board member as directors resign

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 21st - 12:49pm

Royce Van Tassell, executive director of the Utah Association of Public Charter Schools, has been appointed to the board of American International Charter School. The school's remaining directors resigned on Tuesday.

Police respond to burglary call to find wild animal

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:57am

A burglary-in-progress call had an unexpected ending in Alpine Saturday.

Man dead in motorcycle crash in Utah County

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:57am

A 25-year-old man is dead after he drove his motorcycle off Geneva Road in Vineyard late Saturday night or early Sunday morning, officials said.

NAACP, Latter-day Saint partnership shows teamwork in a time 'marked by division,' op-ed says

Whitney Evans,  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:45am

Latter-day Saint and NAACP leaders penned an op-ed on "the importance of collaboration between groups."

Police arrest man on suspicion of murder after woman dies, 2 are injured in shooting

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:06am

Police arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a shooting in West Valley late Saturday night left a woman dead and two other people injured, including a 15-year-old boy.

Man in custody after lengthy debate with police and SWAT team

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:29pm

A 31-year-old man was arrested after a lengthy negotiation with SWAT officers Saturday, police said.

Toddler dies after getting run over in movie theater parking lot

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:07pm

A 3-year-old girl died Saturday afternoon after she was run over by a car in a movie theater parking lot, police said.

'I pray for you,' Utah woman tells teen who attacked her in church

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 9:23pm

A Utah teenager has admitted to choking a 71-year-old organist to unconsciousness at a Centerville church in December. He could remain in a secure juvenile detention facility until he is 21.