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Community prepares for welcoming party as Holt expected back Tuesday

Art Raymond, KSL  |  Posted   May 27th - 10:41pm

Family, friends, neighbors and even strangers worked Sunday evening to ensure that whenever Josh Holt arrives back home to Riverton, he'll be greeted with a visual reminder that he was never forgotten.

‘We’ll be here’: Ogden woman dedicates life to sending packages to troops overseas

Ray Boone, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 27th - 10:35pm

Linda Larsen has dedicated the last 11 year to sending care packages to troops overseas.

Man in custody after multiple law enforcement agencies respond to home in Clinton

Yvette Cruz,  |  Posted   May 27th - 9:10pm

Multiple law enforcement agencies are responding to a home in Clinton where they believe an armed person involved in an earlier incident in Roy may be located.

Roads, campgrounds remain open as fire burns near Vernal

Art Raymond, KSL  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:00pm

The Pine Ridge Fire north of Vernal was 10 percent contained Sunday as crews continued to battle the blaze that began Saturday afternoon. About 240 acres have burned, but roads and campgrounds in the area remain open.

Audit uncovers mismanaged funds at Davis County Jail

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   May 27th - 7:35pm

A new audit by Davis County concluded that hundreds of thousands of dollars intended to go to inmates was mismanaged by jail staffers due to a lack of training, lack of staffing and employees simply not understanding how the money system worked.

Police: 2-year-old boy in critical condition after shooting himself in West Valley City

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   May 27th - 7:13pm

A two-year-old boy is in extremely critical condition after he shot himself with a gun, officials said.

Man dies after apparently being hit by vehicle in WVC Sunday morning, police say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   May 27th - 5:35pm

A man was killed early Sunday morning after apparently getting hit by a vehicle, police said.

Wyoming proposes higher trout limit at Flaming Gorge to help trophy size fish

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:47pm

Biologists hope a proposal to increase the amount of trout anglers can catch on Wyoming's Flaming Gorge Reservoir will increase the number of trophy-size fish in the area.

San Juan County tests 'game changer' process to build roads

Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:20pm

With too many roads to fix and not enough money, a southeastern Utah community is testing out a new technique for building roads that has the potential to save taxpayers as much as 80 percent over traditional asphalt.

14-year-old in 'extremely critical' condition after 3-car Layton crash, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   May 27th - 12:02pm

A 14-year-old Fillmore boy is in extremely critical condition after an early morning crash on I-15, officials said.

Baby wallaby lights up veterans at nursing home

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted   May 27th - 10:57am

Unique therapy animals provide excitement at the William E. Christofferson Salt Lake Veterans Home.

19-year-old man dies after UTV crash in Weber County, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   May 27th - 10:12am

A man died after the side-by-side he was driving rolled over onto him on Saturday evening, officials said.

Backchannel, 'Dracula' help free Josh Holt in Venezuela

Joshua Goodman and Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 9:07am

A backchannel led by a U.S. Senate staffer and a Venezuelan official nicknamed "Dracula" broke through hostile relations to secure Josh Holt's release.

Snow College President Gary Carlston announces retirement

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:24am

Snow College President Gary L. Carlston has announced his plans to retire but will remain on the job until his successor is named, likely in early 2019.

Freed after 2 years, Utahn jailed in Venezuela returns to US

Joshua Goodman and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:50pm

Joshua Holt, who traveled to Venezuela from Utah in 2016 but soon found himself jailed and later branded as a spy, was set free Saturday.

US raises concerns about illnesses tied to synthetic cannabinoids

Julian Hattem, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:39pm

U.S. health officials are urging states to regulate marijuana oil extracts after investigating a rash of illnesses tied to the products in Utah.

Jordan School District breaks ground on new Bluffdale schools

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:05pm

Many students are starting summer vacation as we head into Memorial Day weekend, and the Jordan School District is making sure they all have classrooms in the future.

Make-A-Wish kids become 'pilots for a day'

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:25pm

A group of nine children and their parents from Make-A-Wish Utah visited Hill Air Force Base this week to earn their wings during a “Pilot for a Day" program.

'This isn't just a weekend for barbecues': Display honors Utah's fallen military members

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:10pm

To honor Utah's military families, Operation Hero has set up the Fallen Boots display, featuring 257 combat boots for the 257 Utah military members who have lost their lives since Sept.11, 2001.

Wildfire prompts campground evacuations in Uintah County

Jordan Ormond,  |  Posted   May 26th - 6:42pm

A wildfire burning in north-western Uintah County is prompting the evacuation of several campgrounds.