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Nearly 100 cases of vaping-related lung illness reported in Utah

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 10:06pm

Nearly 100 cases of vaping-related lung injuries have been identified in Utah, the state health department said Monday, with 15 more possible cases under investigation.

Daybreak residents worried about contaminated water, South Jordan officials say it’s safe

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 21st - 8:55pm

Dozens of Daybreak residents said they believe contaminated water is to blame for rashes, itchy skin and even severe burning.

Judge denies feds' attempt to up Utah lawmaker's restitution payments

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 8:25pm

A former San Juan County commissioner won’t have to quintuple his restitution payments for damage to an archaeologically sensitive southeastern Utah canyon during an illegal ATV protest ride.

GOP presidential candidate Mark Sanford warns another Great Depression may be looming

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 7:31pm

Mark Sanford, the former South Carolina governor who’s taking on President Donald Trump in the race for the 2020 Republican presidential nomination, offered a gloomy assessment of the impact of the nation’s growing deficit during a campaign stop in Salt Lake City Monday.

U. students stage walkout, say school still isn't safe 1 year after Lauren McCluskey's death

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com and Tracie Snowder, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 21st - 6:36pm

A day before the one-year anniversary of Lauren McCluskey's death, dozens of students at the University of Utah staged a walkout during classes on Monday.

4 key takeaways from KSL Salt Lake City mayoral debate

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 21st - 5:39pm

Several key issues took center stage Monday afternoon during a debate held at KSL between Utah state Sen. Luz Escamilla and Salt Lake City Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall, who are vying to become Salt Lake City's next mayor.

'I didn’t want to kill anybody,' man seeking parole tells board

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 5:18pm

Sean Phillip Graham admits that Anson Arnett was one of the few counselors in his group home that he liked.

Utah man charged with sexually abusing girl he helped babysit

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 4:03pm

A Washington Terrace man who helped babysit a young girl has been charged with sexually abusing her.

14 charged after violent inland port protest left building in disarray, dirtied with feces

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com and Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 21st - 3:31pm

Fourteen people have been charged in connection with a violent July protest over Utah’s controversial inland port, officials said Monday.

What do Utahns think of Mitt Romney and Mike Lee?

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:44pm

Utah’s two senators aren’t faring well in their home state.

Latter-day Saint bishop charged with possessing child pornography

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:16pm

A bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was charged Monday with possession of child pornography.

Woman dies after being hit by car in Draper, police say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:08pm

A 20-year-old woman died after being hit by a car in Draper on Monday morning, according to police.

Police identify Idaho woman killed in Layton auto-pedestrian crash

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:00pm

Police on Monday released the name of an Idaho woman who was struck and killed in an auto-pedestrian crash late Saturday night.

More Utah tax reform proposals surface, including tax on soda and candy

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 12:14pm

At least four other tax reform proposals have been submitted for a Utah legislative task force to consider, including everything from limiting the restoration of the full sales tax on food just to soda and candy, to imposing a statewide property tax that would bring in some $100 million.

‘Renegade’ Romney talks China, the GOP and is Trump an honorable man in HBO interview

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 21st - 10:18am

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney opened up about China, the Republican Party, and whether President Donald Trump is an honorable man in a candid TV interview on Sunday evening.

Inmate who previously escaped Utah County treatment program recaptured, authorities say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 21st - 9:40am

A Utah County Jail inmate who previously escaped while in a treatment program was captured over the weekend, authorities say.

Romney says he's behind secret 'Pierre Delecto' Twitter account

Devan Cole, CNN  |  Posted Oct 21st - 7:43am

Sen. Mitt Romney says he has been secretly using a Twitter account apparently intended to monitor political discussions on social media and to defend himself.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, KSL.com and Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 21st - 7:21am

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

Clusters of illness linked to CBD vapes share 2nd connection

Holbrook Mohr, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:02pm

Some of the people rushing to emergency rooms thought the CBD vape they inhaled would help like a gentle medicine. Others puffed it for fun.