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With campaign in final weeks, Gov. Herbert and Gail Miller stumping for school funding ballot question

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 7:21am

Coming soon to a television near you, Gov. Gary Herbert and Utah Jazz owner Gail Miller urging Utahns to support a nonbinding ballot question intended to increase education funding through a higher gasoline tax.

Woman hit by vehicle, southbound 700 East closed in South Salt Lake

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:51am

A woman walking her bicycle across the street was hit by a vehicle near 3300 South and 700 East in South Salt Lake Tuesday morning. Southbound 700 East is closed in the area.

Woman killed in auto-pedestrian crash in Taylorsville

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 10:16pm

A woman died Monday after an apparent auto-pedestrian accident, police said.

Custom van of professional photographer, climber stolen in Millcreek

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 24th - 10:15pm

Hundreds, if not thousands, of vehicles are stolen in Utah every year. But the thieves who snatched a van from the Millcreek area Friday night, also took a woman's home and livelihood.

Snorkelers discover stolen gun while treasure hunting in Tooele County pond

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 24th - 9:08pm

Two brothers diving for treasure in a Tooele County pond hoped to find something interesting, but they never expected to find a stolen gun.

Police: Provo man arrested for lewd acts in front of children at rec center

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:36pm

A Provo man was arrested after allegedly committing lewd acts in front of children in a Provo recreation center, police said.

Nebo School District may hire debt collector for $100K in fees parents aren't paying

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:04pm

Nebo School District in Utah County may hire a debt collector to recoup losses after parents failed to pay about $100,000 worth of fees, officials said.

St. George man arrested in connection with Lehi rape case

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:32pm

A St. George man was arrested Thursday in connection with the reported sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl near a high school in 2017, according to a jail report.

Third new UTA board seat still empty as two nominees pledge to repair trust

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:00pm

As the new board meant to start a fresh chapter for the scandal-riddled Utah Transit Authority gets closer to its November deadline to take control, state leaders are moving forward — even though a third seat is still empty.

Police: Utah mother upset with teen son causes skull fracture, arrested for child abuse

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 5:47pm

A woman who allegedly became upset with her son who was supposed to be doing chores was arrested for investigation of felony child abuse over the weekend.

Lawsuits over monuments will stay in Washington, D.C., judge orders

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 4:40pm

A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has declined to move to Utah a pair of lawsuits fighting President Donald Trump's downsizing of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments.

'I have learned to despise my actions': Man who killed infant son 18 years ago seeks parole

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 4:09pm

A man who violently shook his 2-month-old son to death 18 years ago is seeking an early parole.

Redwood Road reopened after crash between car and TRAX train

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:27pm

Both directions of Redwood Road have reopened and a TRAX bus bridge was set up for nearly an hour after a crash between a TRAX train and a vehicle Monday afternoon, officials said.

2 injured after car collides with bus, home in WVC

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:40pm

One person was transported to a hospital after the car they were driving collided with a Utah Transit Authority bus before crashing into a home Monday morning, police said.

Hatch slams Democrats for 'character assassination' of Kavanaugh

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:03pm

Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, slammed Democrats Monday for "partisan games and transparent attempts at character assassination" against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

What hip, new app are the kids using these days? TikTok

Carrie Rogers-whitehead, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 24th - 1:41pm

Have you heard of TikTok? If not, your teens probably have. Since early 2018, the music app has exploded worldwide and now has more users than Reddit, Twitter, Skype, Snapchat and LinkedIn.

Expert says 'there's no going back' as both Love, McAdams running negative TV commercials

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 12:15pm

The latest TV commercial from Rep. Mia Love features a narrator who sounds like former President Bill Clinton thanking Love's Democratic rival, Ben McAdams, "for all your help." McAdams is debuting an ad saying love has 'gone Washington.'

Panguitch Lake closed after harmful algal bloom detected

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 11:47am

Health officials closed Panguitch Lake Monday after finding “extremely high” toxin levels from an algal bloom in the water.

Fire updates: Crews used nearly 2 million gallons of retardant, water on Pole Creek Fire

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 11:30am

Crews have dropped nearly two million gallons of retardant and water on the Pole Creek Fire since Sept. 10, officials said.

'He was a good kid:' Teen struck by stray bullet remembered for humor, spirituality

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 11:18am

A teen who died after he was a struck by a stray bullet fired by a group target shooting Sunday afternoon had the ability to be the center of attention, his uncle said Monday.