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KSL Investigates: Calls for service down, but crime remains at Gateway Inn

Mike Headrick and Cindy St. Clair, KSL TV  |  Posted Dec 5th - 10:37pm

Roaches and high levels of meth on motel room walls. Police records showing nearly 1,100 calls to the premises in just one year. That’s some of what KSL Investigators uncovered in September 2018 at the Gateway Inn. One year later, we went back to see if anything had changed.

Video of a man playing a trumpet while driving on I-15 goes viral

Kelli Pierce, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Dec 5th - 10:09pm

A video taken on I-15 in Lehi shows a man playing a trumpet while he’s behind the wheel, with both of his hands on the instrument and both eyes looking at the sheet music in his lap, with the car speeding forward the entire time.

Bridal Veil Falls poised to get upgrades that will improve area's safety, accessibility

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 5th - 9:13pm

Changes could be coming soon to Bridal Veil Falls in Provo Canyon. In a meeting on Nov. 26, the Utah County Commission approved a concept plan to improve the area and make it safer.

Utah company’s escape-room-in-a-box puts a fun mystery under the tree

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Dec 5th - 9:00pm

Utah-based Finders Seekers is making it easy for shoppers to find that special, unique gift for everyone on their list.

15 healthy holiday side dishes

Brittany Poulson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec 5th - 8:40pm

Need a side dish to take to an upcoming holiday party? Try one of these delicious dietitian-approved, healthy holiday side dishes!

Police search for suspect among crackdown on porch pirates

Matt Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Dec 5th - 8:05pm

Police are searching for a suspect as they wrap up a two-day package theft operation aimed at cracking down on the crime that tends to spike in December.

96-year-old woman stays active by attending a seated exercise class twice a week

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Dec 5th - 7:34pm

For some, it's not always easy to exercise as you get older, but one St. George woman has found a creative way to stay active no matter her age.

Man killed in shed collapse was trying to collect wood, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 6:38pm

Two people caught in a shed collapse in Taylorsville had gone to the residence to disassemble the structure and salvage it for wood, police confirmed on Thursday.

UHP: Ride-share driver cut across I-15 in Springville causing crash, traffic delays

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 5th - 6:08pm

A ride-share driver suffered minor injuries in a major car crash shut down five lanes of traffic on southbound I-15 in Utah County on Thursday.

South Salt Lake elementary school named for former Utah Gov. Olene Walker

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 5:52pm

Granite School District’s new elementary school in South Salt Lake will be named for former Utah Gov. Olene Walker.

Flesh-eating bacteria linked to heroin kills 7 in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 5th - 5:24pm

A flesh-eating bacteria linked to the use of black tar heroin has killed at least seven people over the past two months in the San Diego area, prompting health authorities to alert law enforcement and other officials in California.

Mitt Romney, others form group to discuss pay for college athletes

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 5:12pm

Two U.S. senators, Mitt Romney, R-Utah, and Chris Murphy, D-Conn., have formed a bipartisan working group to look at compensation for college athletes.

After knee injury, bout of FOMO, McKenna Miller grateful to lead No. 13 BYU volleyball into NCAA Tourney

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 5th - 4:13pm

After suffering a torn ACL that kept her sidelined for the Cougars' run to last year's NCAA Final Four in Minneapolis, outside hitter McKenna Miller has returned stronger than ever as No. 13 BYU opens the 2019 NCAA Tournament at home Friday.

Utah Supreme Court punts on BYU records fight

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 4:07pm

Court says a decision would not be useful because a new law has reshaped the legal battle waged by journalists.

Sen. Mitt Romney proposes bill to fight sending opioids, fentanyl through mail

Dennis Romboy, KSL and Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 4:02pm

Investigations identify drugs being mailed to Utahns.

California man charged with kidnapping in Utah

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 3:30pm

A California man accused of taking a woman against her will for several days across several states has been arrested in Utah.

Utah man's new Christmas novel earns praise from fellow authors

Shadow Mountain Publishing  |  Posted Dec 5th - 3:00pm

Authors like Jason F. Wright and Brad Wilcox have nothing but good things to say about "The Last Man at the Inn."

Once almost Millcreek city hall, iconic Old Meeting House set for demolition

Carter Williams  |  Posted Dec 5th - 2:41pm

The Old Meeting House was built more than a century ago and has been a fixture of Millcreek since. However, it's now set to be demolished amid concerns about its structural integrity.

Tooele County launches campaign aimed at decreasing underage drinking

Garna Mejia, KSL TV  |  Posted Dec 5th - 2:17pm

All of Tooele County's school buses will feature new signs with slogans designed to remind parents about the risks involved with binge drinking.

Illinois trucker arrested in Salt Lake sexual assault investigation

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 1:42pm

A long-haul truck driver from Illinois was arrested and accused of sexually assaulting a woman in Salt Lake City after police say he took some unusual measures to avoid being arrested.

Intermountain Healthcare to sponsor NFL's Raiders in Las Vegas

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 1:14pm

Intermountain Healthcare will sponsor the National Football League’s Oakland Raiders following the team’s move to Las Vegas in January.