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Snowpack, warm temps pose potential flooding problems

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 15th - 7:15pm

The combination of a near-record snowpack over the winter, and stormy, warm weather this spring could lead to severe flooding in Utah. The right weather conditions, however, could also keep creeks from becoming unmanageable.

Utah volunteers build bunk beds for kids in need

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 15th - 4:22pm

During the Bunks Across America event, held by nonprofit Sleep in Heavenly Peace, volunteers set out to build 2,500 bunk beds. At the Lowe's parking lot in Lehi, volunteers started constructing 25 of those bunk beds while the morning sun beat down.

Bystanders help police pull man from fiery crash in Utah County

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 15th - 3:38pm

A man survived a fiery car crash after bystanders noticed a problem off the side of the road and decided to act, rushing to help.

Utah company starts ‘Uber for hourly jobs’ concept through Bacon app

Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 15th - 2:15pm

A Utah company is hooking up local companies with job seekers to fill quick, hourly jobs.

Activity passes bundle Utah’s top attractions into affordable packages

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 15th - 12:50pm

Several activities passes are promising to save families money by bundling Utah adventures into a single pass.

Multi-million dollar project restores aspen ecosystems on Monroe Mountain

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 15th - 11:25am

Multiple organizations have invested millions of dollars in recent years to restore aspen tree ecosystems on Monroe Mountain in southern Utah.

Elk Ridge lifts water boil advisory for most of city, mayor thanks residents for patience

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 15th - 9:59am

After some water samples tested positive for coliform earlier this week, Elk Ridge City announced Friday via Facebook the boil advisory has been mostly lifted, except for the southernmost part of the city.

Several spectators injured during opening ceremonies of Utah Summer Games

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 15th - 9:56am

Fireworks landed near spectators during the opening ceremonies of Utah's Summer Games, resulting in four injuries.

Up close: 14-year-old’s invention helps premature babies hear

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 15th - 8:38am

Fourteen-year-old Olivia Washburn is hoping to help premature babies across the world through her newborn intensive care unit caps.

What to get your outdoorsy dad for Father's Day

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 15th - 7:13am

REI Salt Lake City’s Kieran Balazs is an outdoorsy dad as well as an industry expert, and he offered his advice to KSL.com in picking gifts under $100 this year.

Man dies in Enoch rollover crash

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 14th - 10:30pm

A man is dead after a rollover car crash in an intersection in Iron County, authorities said on Friday.

VA recreation fair connects veterans to adaptive activities

Kim Bojórquez, KSL  |  Posted Jun 14th - 10:13pm

The VA Salt Lake City Health Care System's annual recreation fair connected veterans with organizations that offer adaptive sports and recreation.

Court reinstates case for nurse charged in Madison Jensen's death in Duchesne jail

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 14th - 9:10pm

The Utah Court of Appeals has reinstated the criminal case against Jana Clyde, a nurse charged in the death of 21-year-old inmate Madison Jensen in the rural Duchesne County jail.

The state to investigate officer who pulled gun on 10-year-old; protest converges on department

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jun 14th - 8:05pm

The public safety department will investigate whether a Woods Cross police sergeant broke the law or engaged in racial profiling when he pulled a gun on a black child.

Utah governor kicks off European trade mission with visit to Swiss rail company

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jun 14th - 7:34pm

Stops on the trade mission include the International Paris Air Show that opens Monday. The largest air show in the world is a showcase for aerospace and defense technology. Eight Utah aerospace companies are expected to attend.

Man wanted in Minnesota arrested in Logan after police chase

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 14th - 7:20pm

According to the statement, police discovered Timothy Ray Mitchell, 43, had an active felony parole violation warrant from Minnesota for the original criminal offense of rape.

Police identify 3 arrested in WVC shooting that left man injured; alleged shooter still at large

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 14th - 6:28pm

Police have identified three people who were arrested in connection with a shooting that left one man with injuries to the buttocks on Thursday in West Valley City.

Court filings lay out new details of how Brian Head Fire started

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 14th - 5:45pm

Attorneys for a cabin owner charged with accidentally starting the massive Brian Head Fire are seeking to show that firefighters and forest managers bungled their jobs before the blaze torched 71,000 acres.

Man dies after 'medical episode' in Weber County jail

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jun 14th - 5:13pm

Eric Gavin, 39, was pronounced dead at the hospital Wednesday, according to the Weber County Sheriff's Office.

Massive lake trout smashes the catch and release record at Flaming Gorge

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jun 14th - 2:31pm

A 48-inch lake trout caught (and released) at Flaming Gorge last month has been officially recognized as the new state record.