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Utah County man flown to hospital after snowmobile accident in Logan Canyon

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:04pm

A man is in the hospital with serious head injuries after his snowmobile crashed into a tree in Logan Canyon, officials said Saturday.

Salt Lake Women’s March honors missing and murdered women

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 6:28pm

Nearly five years ago, the life of 12-year-old Kailey Raine Vigil — who her grandmother says loved animals and was already starting to “drive her own destiny” — was cut short by a killer.

Salt Lake City’s airport rebuild soars past $4 billion

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:42pm

The massive redevelopment of Salt Lake City International Airport has expanded in scope — and so has its price tag, now at nearly $4.1 billion.

Snowmobiler dead after being caught in Farmington Canyon avalanche

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:47pm

A snowmobiler died after being caught in an avalanche in Farmington Canyon, officials said Saturday afternoon.

Body of missing Eagle Mountain man discovered Saturday morning

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 2:23pm

The body of an Eagle Mountain man who was reported missing last week has been found inside a pickup truck just north of state Route 73 in Utah County.

‘Devastating’ Grantsville shooting leaves community in shock

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 11:00am

‘They were a really nice family’: Three children among 4 dead; juvenile family member in custody.

West High students honored for saving stranger from car accident

Kyle Dunphey, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 10:01am

Felix Ortiz’s popularity was unquestioned Friday. The West High School senior navigated a mob of family, friends and reporters after accepting his award for saving the life of assistant attorney general David Carlson.

UDOT crews metering traffic in Little Cottonwood Canyon

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 9:15am

Traffic was slowed at the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon as Utah Department of Transportation crews were metering traffic, the agency announced on Twitter.

Drinking skim milk instead of whole milk could keep your body 9 years younger, BYU study says

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:04am

A new study authored by BYU professor Larry Tucker shows drinking 2% milk and whole milk may add years of biological age to adults, while 1% and nonfat milk were associated with younger biological age.

Salt Lake City Council approves temporary Sugar House homeless shelter

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 10:32pm

The day after Salt Lake City leaders unveiled their selection of a building in Sugar House for a winter homeless shelter, the City Council cleared the way for its opening.

2 arrested after high-speed chase with stolen car ends in Wasatch County

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 9:40pm

The vehicle was allegedly stolen out of Salt Lake County and Wasatch County Sheriff’s deputies first responded to the incident about 11:47 a.m., according to Wasatch County Sheriff’s Lt. Ken Purdy.

Temple Square demolition begins a 4-year renovation project

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 9:16pm

The Temple Square South Visitors’ Center and parts of the south wall were demolished Friday.

Family shattered: 4 dead, 1 injured, 1 in custody in Grantsville shooting

Amy Donaldson, KSL and Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 8:23pm

Adding to the shock is that the suspected shooter is a member of the family. He was taken into custody by police.

Romney, others condemn Iranian government, stand with protesters

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 7:11pm

A group of Republican senators, including Utah Sen. Mitt Romney, introduced a resolution Friday backing government protesters in Iran.

Utah housing prices expected to continue rise to record prices

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 6:26pm

Utah housing prices have jumped significantly over the past seven years — up 67% statewide. The median price of a single-family home is expected to reach $400K.

Referendum supporters opposed to food tax scrambling for signatures as Tuesday deadline looms

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 5:24pm

The volunteers behind the tax reform referendum are counting on the booths they’ve set up in Harmons and Associated Food stores around the state to put them over the top by the Tuesday deadline.

Utah ex-governor calls inland port economic ‘beachhead’ of future prosperity

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 4:50pm

Mike Leavitt, a Republican who served from 1993 to 2003, said 25 years from now people are going to be taking the controversial Utah Inland Port for granted as part of the foundation of Utah’s economy.

Couple charged with holding woman captive, assaulting her

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 3:46pm

A man and woman were charged Friday with holding a woman working as a prostitute captive, as well as beating and raping her on multiple occasions.

Utah cougar harvest quotas increased as wildlife officials seek to combat deer decline

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 1:14pm

In response to a decline in deer populations in some pockets of Utah, state wildlife officials issued an “emergency” increase of 117 cougar harvest objectives in 11 areas across the state.