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Man charged with murder of UTA worker found dead in Davis County Jail cell

Brian West  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 4:10pm

A Wyoming man charged with kidnapping and murdering a Utah Transit Authority employee was found dead in his jail cell Monday.

Women underrepresented across Utah's political spectrum

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 2:51pm

Utah elected the nation's the first female state senator in 1896, when Martha Hughes Cannon defeated her husband and four other candidates to win the job.

2 Kearns men not wearing seat belts killed in I-84 crash, UHP says

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 2:03pm

Two Kearns men who were not wearing seat belts, according to troopers, died Monday in a crash on I-84 near the Utah-Idaho border.

SLC man dies in Tooele County rollover

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 1:35pm

A Salt Lake City man died early Monday morning when the vehicle he was occupying rolled in Tooele County, according to authorities.

2 Utah companies bringing wireless earbud innovation to the world

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 11:44am

Two Utah companies, Fireflies and Elwn have recently brought new wireless earbuds to the market, with new technology and both with very successful kickstarter campaigns. Learn about their motivations, innovations and aspirations.

Ogden man dies after motorcycle crash on US-89

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 10:48am

An Ogden man died Sunday after being thrown from his motorcycle on US-89 near Logan, the Utah Highway Patrol said.

Make Your Week: Stories that combat bad news

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 9:01am

To send in the stories that have made your day better, email them in 100 words or less to Photos and videos are encouraged.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Xoel Cardenas and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:30am

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

Elder Ballard discusses pioneer heritage in Utah

Dave McCann  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 10:40pm

As people across the state celebrate Pioneer Day, KSL-TV’s Dave McCann sat down with Elder M. Russell Ballard, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, to discuss pioneer heritage in Utah.

Antelope Island fire reaches nearly 14K acres, 80 percent contained

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 10:31pm

With temperatures soaring and Utah in continuing drought, wildfires are threatening landscapes and homes.

3 injured after UTV explodes, sparks wildfire in American Fork Canyon

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 10:25pm

Three people were injured when a UTV exploded, sparking a wildfire in American Fork Canyon on Sunday.

Salt Lake's 'passive' house a model of innovative design, materials

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 8:33pm

For a "passive" house, it's a model of forward thinking. On Thursday, Salt Lake City officials cut the ribbon on a Poplar Grove house that employs design and materials innovations that render it energy-efficient and quiet, yet affordable.

Appellate court upholds water rights diversion for planned nuclear power plant

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 7:00pm

The Utah Court of Appeals ruled that a district court judge did not err when he upheld the state engineer's decision granting the diversion of water from Green River for use at a planned nuclear power plant. HEAL Utah had challenged the decision.

Utah car dealers weighing in on Tesla court fight

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 5:23pm

Car dealers in Utah are pushing back against Tesla's court effort to sell its sleek electronic cars in the state.

Business says thanks by donating 10 bicycles to Ogden police

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 4:00pm

Ogden police officers have 10 brand new law enforcement bicycles at their disposal, thanks to a company that wanted to recognize their agency's efforts.

1 dead in apparent Cedar City homicide; police search for suspect

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 12:36pm

A 34-year-old man is dead and a 27-year-old suspect remains at large following an apparent homicide Sunday morning, police said.

Girls Go Digital: Summer camps for young girls promote future tech careers

Abby Hobbs  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 9:46am

Sixty-six girls participating in a Girls Go Digital summer camp, hosted by Junior Achievement, met together Monday and Tuesday to learn about computers, programming, technology and design.

Should mountain biking be allowed in designated wilderness areas?

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 9:08am

Members of Utah's congressional delegation are sponsoring a proposal that would allow mountain biking in wilderness areas.

Provo airport expansion could provide up to 700 new jobs

Abby Hobbs  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 8:03am

A planned expansion to the Provo Municipal Airport could add up to 700 jobs for Utah County residents and potentially bring more commercial airlines to the city.

Holladay woman dies rock climbing in Maple Canyon

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 11:33pm

A Holladay woman died Saturday after falling 60 feet while rock climbing in Maple Canyon, according to the Sanpete County Sheriff's office.