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What parents need to know about 'The House with a Clock in Its Walls'

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 21st - 1:54pm

Here’s what parents need to know before taking their kids to “The House with a Clock in Its Walls.”

Baby love: Utah's Hogle Zoo welcomes newest addition

KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 1:14pm

Utah's Hogle Zoo on Friday introduced it's newest addition — Georgetta the giraffe. The 150-pound bundle of joy was born at 3:33 a.m. Monday.

Fire updates: Shelter set up for animals displaced by Utah County fires

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 12:53pm

Crews made good ground on the Bald Mountain and Pole Creek fires Thursday, officials said Friday. As most of those evacuations remain in place, a Facebook page was set up to help evacuees from the fires locate their missing pets, Utah Fire Info tweeted Friday.

One week later, evacuated assisted care facility owner wonders how much longer

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 21st - 12:48pm

Of all the weeks Chris Hermansen has worked in his life, this past one just might be his toughest yet. He’s the owner of the Elk Ridge Assisted Living facility in Utah County.

Man charged in Ogden shooting arrested; 2 others remain at large

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 12:14pm

One of three men charged in connection with a shooting at a club that injured three people earlier this month was arrested Wednesday, while two others remain at large.

Breaking down Utah's abundance of dropped passes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 11:51am

Fall camp at the University of Utah was a bit deceiving to all that were invited to watch practice. Receivers made big-time plays and caught nearly everything that came their way with ease.

Ivins residents prepare for extensive fight against planned 113-acre resort

Spencer Ricks, St. George News  |  Posted Sep 21st - 11:16am

Ivins residents like Chris Haddad and Regina Roper moved to the small Southern Utah city to enjoy the peaceful vistas and starry skies, but as of late, they’re fighting a proposed resort with over 100 total buildings, including two hotels and many rental homes that they say would threaten their quiet way of life.

'I just want a chance': Man sentenced to prison for 1999 murder seeks parole

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 21st - 10:47am

Jeremy Edwin Richards says he'll serve whatever time the Board of Pardons and Parole decides is best. But Richards believes after 19 years in the Utah State Prison, he has changed and is ready to be a productive member of society again.

Man accused of getting near Old Faithful arrested in chase

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 10:31am

A man accused of walking dangerously close to Old Faithful geyser in Yellowstone National Park faces additional charges after a police chase in Wyoming's capital city.

KSL Pick'em: College football Week 4 staff selections

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 10:13am

Here are the games for Week 4: No. 10 Penn State at Illinois (Friday), No. 25 BYU vs. McNeese State, No. 14 Mississippi State at Kentucky, No. 7 Stanford at No. 20 Oregon, and Utah State vs. Air Force.

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen boasts of aiding Mueller investigation

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 10:05am

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says he is providing "critical information" as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election and possible coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign.

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Church says boys, girls camps to stay part of Latter-day Saint youth programs when Scouts goes away

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted Sep 21st - 9:49am

Don't worry, all you outdoorsy types, just because The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is eliminating Boy Scouts doesn't mean camping will disappear as it overhauls its youth programs for both young men and young women.

Trump drops civil tone, slams Kavanaugh accuser credibility

Alan Fram, Lisa Mascaro and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 9:29am

Abandoning his previous restraint, President Donald Trump challenged the credibility of the woman accusing his Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault on Friday, declaring that if the alleged attack was so terrible she would have reported it to law enforcement.

Public meetings called on downsized Grand Staircase plans

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 9:00am

The management of the downsized Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and will be the subject of two public meetings next month.

What to know when No. 25 BYU kicks off against FCS foe McNeese State

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:39am

Here’s why the Cougars shouldn’t take the Cowboys lightly before Saturday’s 4 p.m. MT kickoff on BYUtv and KSL Newsradio.

Groups donate $40 million for proposed Huntsman Cancer Institute expansion

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:21am

The 100,000-square-foot expansion would extend from the north end of the Huntsman Cancer Institute's existing buildings, officials said, adding up to 50 new inpatient rooms and workspace for doctors.

4 reasons you don't need to irrigate in October

Weber Basin Water Conservancy District  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:14am

Utah residents enjoy having green lawns and lush landscapes. From a plant health point of view, there is no need to water in October. Here are four reasons why.

Woman stabs 5 - including newborns - at New York nursery

Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:01am

A woman stabbed five people — including three newborn babies — and then slashed her wrist early Friday inside a New York City home that was apparently being used as an unlicensed neighborhood nursery for new mothers and their children, authorities said.

Attorneys general asking DEA to tighten drug manufacture

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 7:45am

Attorneys general from West Virginia and 10 other states are asking the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to further tighten the manufacture of opioids.

Teen bullied with fake homecoming invite gets real one from pageant queen

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 21st - 7:17am

Michael Conrad, a junior at Taylorsville High School, was excited to get an invitation to the homecoming dance from a cheerleader, but saddened to later learn it was a fake – a prank, placed by a bully.

Judge moves case for man charged with starting Brian Head Fire

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Sep 21st - 7:08am

A judge has agreed to transfer out of Iron County the case against a Taylorsville man charged with accidentally starting the 71,000-acre Brian Head wildfire last year.

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