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Rockfalls also close Hidden Canyon Trail in Zion National Park

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:14am

Rockfalls have closed another trail in Zion National Park as powerful thunderstorms have caused damage and closures in the area over the past few weeks.

Man critically inured in crash on I-80 in Parley's Canyon

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:03am

One man is in critical condition following an early-morning crash in Parley’s Canyon, officials said.

Utah wildfire updates: 9 fires continue burning across the state

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 9:08am

Nine active wildfires continued burning across the state Saturday, according to Utah wildfire officials.

How to protect yourself from biggest scams hitting Utahns this summer

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:12am

One of the big scams the Better Business Bureau is seeing this summer is the debt collection scam.

Raising the bar on K-3 reading takes money and explicit focus, specialists tell lawmakers

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:33am

After Utah lawmakers earlier this year raised expectations for K-3 literacy, district-level educators told the Education Interim Committee Wednesday that doing so takes money and an explicit focus on reading and writing on the part of administrators.

Ogden police investigating suspicious death of child under age 5

Ashley Imlay, KSL and Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:22pm

The body of a child under the age of 5 was found by police in an apartment complex in Ogden on Friday. Investigators are calling the death suspicious.

Park City police warn of 'controlled substances' received in community

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:22pm

Park City police warned the community Friday about "controlled substances" that have infiltrated the city in connection with at least one of the teens involved in the 2016 "pink" overdose of two 13-year-old boys.

Utah wildfire updates: More than 20 structures in Sanpete County pre-evacuation area

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:51pm

Possible thunderstorms are forecasted Friday and over the weekend for many of the areas where fires are burning in the state, which poses potential help and threats for those fighting the wildfires.

Quiz: Can you spot the fake news stories?

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:04pm

Make sure you’re ready to keep up with the information overload by taking KSL.com’s weekly Fake News Quiz.

Police release video of pawn shop clerk fatally shooting robber

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:00pm

Newly released video captures the deadly confrontation in May between a quick-acting Bountiful pawn shop clerk and two robbers that lasted less than a minute.

Bountiful doctor sent to prison in child porn case that 'decimated lives'

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:00pm

A popular Bountiful gynecologist "conspired with the devil" when he recorded video of a girl as he removed her clothing and shared the video with another man, the girl's mother said Friday.

Bicyclist who died after being hit by FrontRunner train identified

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 5:44pm

A bicyclist who died after he was hit by a FrontRunner train when trying to cross the tracks in Salt Lake City Thursday night has been identified as Cameron Hooyer of Salt Lake City, officials said.

State warns consumers to verify when donating to support military and veterans

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 5:13pm

The Utah Department of Commerce and state Department of Veterans and Military Affairs have announced a joint campaign with the Federal Trade Commission to remind Utah consumers who support veterans through charitable giving to verify before donating.

Woman shot in July 10 drive-by Taylorsville shooting dies

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 5:03pm

A woman shot in the head during a drive-by shooting while inside a home has passed away, police said Friday.

Why state historian calls Lehi bridge at center of demolition debate 'irreplaceable'

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:42pm

The Jordan Narrows (or Old Iron) Bridge has stood in that spot for more than a century and is one of a handful of bridges left in the state with its design. It’s also at the center of a safety debate after a teen dove off it and drowned.

FrontRunner employee no longer working for UTA after allegedly calling women 'porn stars'

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:39pm

A UTA employee is no longer working with the agency after a video surfaced on social media earlier this week of a confrontation between him and a group of passengers.

United Utah Party nominates MTC director for congressional race

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:18pm

Utah's centrist United Utah Party has nominated a senior LDS missionary center director in a race for U.S. Congress.

Officials identify 3 killed, 1 injured in Duchesne County motorcycle crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:15pm

Officials released the names of three people who died and one who was critically injured in a motorcycle crash in Duchesne County Thursday.

2 dead, 1 in critical condition after head-on crash on U.S. Highway 191 south of Duchesne

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:10pm

Two men died after a head-on crash on U.S. Highway 191 south of Duchesne on Friday morning, officials said.

Utah politician wants to bring net neutrality back to the state — sort of

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 3:18pm

Utah House Minority Leader Rep. Brian King recently opened a bill file that, if passed, would require any internet service provider that does business with the state government to adhere to principles of net neutrality.