Troopers warn Utahns to be alert during 100 deadliest days
More accidents occur on Utah roads during the summer than during the winter. The Utah Department of Transportation and Utah Highway Patrol are looking to change that as the historically 100 deadliest days of the year begin on Memorial Day.
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Lauren Bennett, KSL | Posted May 22nd - 5:45pm
"Thank you Utah, we love you and you're now all honorary citizens of the state of Montana," said Montana Attorney General Tim Fox, sharing his gratitude for Utah's support of trooper Wade Palmer, who was shot on duty in Montana and treated in Utah.
Cara MacDonald, KSL.com | Posted May 22nd - 5:13pm
Rain and, in some areas, snowfall have thrown a wrench into Memorial Day plans for many Utahns.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted May 22nd - 4:39pm
Police say an intoxicated man attempted to enter the wrong apartment and then started a brawl that ended with him attempting to take away a police officer's gun.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted May 22nd - 4:17pm
Authorities have identified a woman who died on Saturday after the car she was in hit a horse in the road on state Route 198.
Lisa Riley Roche, KSL | Posted May 22nd - 4:08pm
Utah County Commissioner Nathan Ivie announced Wednesday that he is gay in a YouTube video, sharing struggles including a suicide attempt at age 22 that led to his decision to "get honest" with the public.
Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com | Posted May 22nd - 3:37pm
Reptiles like lizards and snakes can be a bit frightening for kids. Amphibians like frogs can do be scary as well. For one little boy on a slide, his utter shock when a frog is on his arm sends the tears flowing — and mom tries to help. Keyword: tries.
Vanity Fair reveals new details about 'Star Wars: Episode IX — The Rise of Skywalker' in film preview
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted May 22nd - 3:05pm
Magazine Vanity Fair revealed new details and first-look photos from the upcoming "Star Wars: Episode IX — The Rise of Skywalker" on Wednesday in a preview for the film.
Utah Transit Authority | Posted May 22nd - 3:00pm
BBQ season is almost here, and people all over Utah are cleaning their grills and marinating the meat. For those who want to experiment with something new this season, check out these four things to grill that aren't meat.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted May 22nd - 1:15pm
A man who stabbed his uncle to death during an argument in the Navajo Nation last year has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in federal court.
Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press | Posted May 22nd - 12:46pm
Some of Lionsgate's most popular film franchises from "Hunger Games" to "Twilight" will be brought to life when the studio opens what it calls the world's first vertical theme park in China this summer.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted May 22nd - 12:16pm
An Orem man was charged Wednesday with threatening to shoot YouTube employees from his car as they walked out of their office.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted May 22nd - 11:30am
A man who police say was shot by a homeowner in self-defense after he threatened to kill the homeowner and another man is due back in court on Thursday.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted May 22nd - 10:58am
The temple will close Nov. 4 and reopen in 2022. Once renovations are complete, the temple will open to the public for the first time in 50 years.
Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor | Posted May 22nd - 10:45am
Former BYU basketball coach Dave Rose has noticed that players seem to care more about personal accomplishments as opposed to the success of the team. The "me first' attitude has contributed to a record number of transfers each season in the game.
Jeff Call, Deseret News | Posted May 22nd - 10:41am
As a BYU quarterback, Riley Nelson encountered a vast array of experiences. Now, Nelson will rely on those experiences to help Cougar football fans see and understand the game in a different way.
Ken Sweet, Associated Press | Posted May 22nd - 10:32am
The next text message you receive may not be a funny picture from your mom, or an update on how late your friend will be to brunch.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted May 22nd - 10:22am
A plan on the table could turn about 18 square miles of land in Morgan County into a private residential community and resort.
Paul Wiseman and Joe McDonald, Associated Press | Posted May 22nd - 9:33am
With negotiations on hold and tariffs piling up, the United States and China appear to be bracing for a prolonged standoff over trade.
University Of Utah Health | Posted May 22nd - 9:27am
The number of burn injuries treated increases in summer as people engage in activities involving fire and incendiary devices, and children are the most at risk to be injured. The five leading causes of summer burn injuries are all preventable.
Michael Kunzelman, Maryclaire Dale and Colleen Slevin, Associated Press | Posted May 22nd - 9:03am
Only hours before women marched through many U.S. cities in January, Christopher Cleary set off a manhunt when he posted a Facebook message threatening to kill "as many girls as I see" in retaliation for years of romantic rejection.
- Report: Utahn dies climbing Mount Everest
- 'I'm gay,' GOP Utah County Commissioner Nathan Ivie announces on YouTube
- Have You Seen This? Mom tries to flick frog off son's arm — and makes things much worse
- Authorities identify woman killed after vehicle collided with horse in Utah County
- Montana trooper injured in shooting and hospitalized in Utah returns home
- Wasatch Peaks Ranch could become Utah’s newest resort community
- Latter-day Saint leaders announce renovations to St. George Utah Temple
- Drunken Utahn tried to enter wrong apartment, fought tenants, bit officer, police say
- Cool weather keeps mountain roads, scenic byways closed longer than usual
- Vanity Fair reveals new details about 'Star Wars: Episode IX — The Rise of Skywalker' in film preview