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Man who survived Unabomber found unique path to heal, forgive

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 20th - 8:38am

February 20, 1987 will forever remain a notorious date in Utah’s history, marking the time the Unabomber struck here and claimed one of his many victims.

Payson police searching for truck after 9-year-old boy injured in hit-and-run crash

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 20th - 8:18am

Police are searching for a pickup truck after a 9-year-old boy was injured Wednesday in a hit-and-run crash.

Utah company's biocontainment units help U.S. coronavirus patients come home

Merritt Jewel, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 20th - 8:13am

Americans infected with the coronavirus were evacuated from Japan back to the United States in biocontainment units made in Ogden.

Utahns honored for heroic rescues, community service

Kyle Dunphey, KSL  |  Posted Feb 20th - 7:21am

Mark Pierce and his wife were spending a snowy February night relaxing at their cabin east of Heber City when the explosion happened.

Attorneys question social workers' priorities in lawsuit over Powell children’s murders

Dave Cawley, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Feb 20th - 6:25am

One by one, attorney Anne Bremner walked through a list of nearly 50 “red flags” that preceded the killings of Charlie and Braden Powell, Susan Powell’s sons.

Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard to hold campaign events in Utah

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 9:57pm

Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard will make a campaign stop in Utah this weekend, including a day on the slopes.

Utah bill to end prosecution of young children clears first hurdle

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 8:21pm

Brett Peterson, director of Utah’s Division of Juvenile Justice Services, listed off several notes on an elementary school-aged child who had been brought into a detention center.

Lawmakers counter education requests: 4% boost to per-student funding, $100M for teacher retention

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 8:04pm

The value of the weighted pupil unit, the basic building block of public education funding in Utah, would be boosted 4% under the latest recommendations.

BYU attempts to clarify removal of 'homosexual behavior' section from Honor Code

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 7:40pm

Brigham Young University has attempted to clarify changes made to the Honor Code and what those changes mean for LGBT students after the school removed the section on "homosexual behavior" from the university's code of conduct.

Appeals court declines to reduce Jeremy Johnson prison sentence

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 7:33pm

A federal appeals court has upheld St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson’s already reduced prison sentence.

1,000-acre park, 2.8-mile bike path could soon be coming to eastern shore of Utah Lake

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 7:01pm

The Walkara Way Project may soon bring 1,000 acres of public space aimed to increase recreational activity and put an end to a lengthy land dispute.

Provo City Council narrowly approves brewpubs for downtown, shopping centers

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 5:34pm

The Provo City Council on Tuesday narrowly approved a much-debated new ordinance that will allow brewpubs, restaurants that brew their own beer on-site, to operate in certain sections of the city.

Utah falsely obtained $50M in federal criminal justice grants, lawsuit says

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 5:11pm

Several state agencies, including the Utah Attorney General’s Office, falsely obtained more than $50 million in federal stimulus money, according to an unsealed lawsuit.

Man set house ablaze so he could take photos of fire, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 4:46pm

A Syracuse man who allegedly told police he was setting fires inside a vacant house so he could take pictures has been charged with arson.

US Department of Transportation grants $9.4M to 11 Utah airports

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 4:13pm

About $9.4 million of the $520.5 million the U.S. Department of Transportation is investing in the nation’s airports will go to Utah, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced on Wednesday.

VA paid $177K to dead Tooele man found in freezer

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 2:59pm

Medical examiners were unable to determine a cause of death for Mathers, police said.

Utah Senate approves bill to tighten restrictions on personalized license plates

Sahalie Donaldson, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 2:42pm

Following a controversial "DEPORTM" plate, State senators Wednesday approved tighter rules on what can be requested for a personalized license plate.

Jury finds Utah man guilty in hate crime attack on Mexican family

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 2:16pm

A Utah man has been found guilty on three counts of federal hate crimes after a jury determined he attacked a father and son at their Salt Lake tire shop because they are Mexican.

Teens investigated after police officer’s mailbox blown up

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 1:47pm

Police say a group of juveniles in Uintah County picked the wrong mailbox to blow up.