Andrew Adams

Andrew Adams

Christmas light display goes on hiatus due to city ordinance in West Valley

Christmas light display goes on hiatus due to city ordinance in West Valley

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Dec. 1 - 11:15 a.m.

A popular holiday display is taking on a far more muted tone this year — to the point its owner says it feels 'dark' — over the owner's concerns about the implications of a city ordinance.
Salt Lake police urge those headed downtown to lock up cars

Salt Lake police urge those headed downtown to lock up cars

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 30 - 7:53 a.m.

With Christmas now less than a month away, police are reminding anyone headed downtown in the coming weeks for holiday shopping, games and concerts to take extra care to hide and securely stow valuables in their unattended vehicles.
Body camera video documents rescue from Pleasant View house fire

Body camera video documents rescue from Pleasant View house fire

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 11:20 a.m.

Newly-released body camera footage captured a dramatic rescue from a burning home early Tuesday in Weber County.
Emerging scam targets unsuspecting smartphone users with wrong-number text

Emerging scam targets unsuspecting smartphone users with wrong-number text

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 17 - 10:37 p.m.

It began with a simple text that appeared to be sent to the wrong person.
Christmas lights go up early in Lehi to celebrate 12-year-old boy

Christmas lights go up early in Lehi to celebrate 12-year-old boy

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 16 - 3:27 p.m.

Dozens of homes in Lehi are putting up Christmas lights and decorations this year with an extra urgency as thoughts of many neighbors turned to a 12-year-old boy with terminal cancer.
Police aim to curb street racing, noise in Sandy neighborhood

Police aim to curb street racing, noise in Sandy neighborhood

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 13 - 7:15 a.m.

Police were patrolling a parking lot Thursday night where they said they have received increased reports from neighbors of noise disturbances and street racing.
Lehi boy thinks big with blanket service project for hospital

Lehi boy thinks big with blanket service project for hospital

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 9 - 12:14 p.m.

It was supposed to be a simple student council service project. But when 12-year-old Caleb Konopka learned the eight blankets he'd crafted for a donation to Primary Children's Hospital wasn't nearly what was needed, he grew even more determined to meet the demand.
Woman left with unsettling questions after concrete chunk crashes through windshield

Woman left with unsettling questions after concrete chunk crashes through windshield

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 3 - 7:51 a.m.

A driver who was injured by a piece of concrete that flew through her windshield said Tuesday that the ordeal left her with some unsettling questions.
Ghost tours to be held at Ogden High School in honor of late teacher

Ghost tours to be held at Ogden High School in honor of late teacher

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 28 - 10:05 a.m.

If Ogden High School looks a little spooky, many students and faculty will tell you it's more than just the look — it IS haunted.
'Ghost' Island: Historic ranch leaves visitors uneasy, touched, even scratched

'Ghost' Island: Historic ranch leaves visitors uneasy, touched, even scratched

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 26 - 11:58 a.m.

Carl Aldrich was alone in his office at Fielding Garr Ranch when he suddenly smelled a "light and flowery" woman's perfume. Nobody was around.
Homeowner hopes antique airplane stolen from Halloween display can be found

Homeowner hopes antique airplane stolen from Halloween display can be found

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 22 - 9:34 a.m.

A popular neighborhood Halloween yard display is missing a key feature this year and the owner is hoping someone can help to find it and return it.
Nearly a dozen pet chickens found dead in Bountiful backyard

Nearly a dozen pet chickens found dead in Bountiful backyard

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 6 - 10:02 a.m.

Several pet chickens were discovered dead in the backyard of a city councilman Monday, and he feared it was the work of a person, not another animal.
Police investigating after 2 sheep shot, 1 killed at community pasture in Farmington

Police investigating after 2 sheep shot, 1 killed at community pasture in Farmington

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Aug. 29 - 11:20 a.m.

The owner of a community pasture in Farmington found a second sheep with a gunshot wound Friday, leaving her and others there to fear somebody is out there looking to harm animals.
Fantastical front yard: Man builds Harry Potter-themed castle in Duchesne

Fantastical front yard: Man builds Harry Potter-themed castle in Duchesne

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Aug. 19 - 6:28 p.m.

It began nearly five years ago as an idea sketched out on paper, but Wade Poulson never dreamed it would turn out like it did — an eight-story-tall landmark that towers above the small town skyline.
Neighbors question appearance of Salt Lake cemetery during ongoing drought

Neighbors question appearance of Salt Lake cemetery during ongoing drought

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Aug. 17 - 9:47 a.m.

The Salt Lake City Cemetery has apparently come under the scrutiny of neighbors for looking a little too green.
UHP trooper gives first-hand account of deadly dust storm in Kanosh

UHP trooper gives first-hand account of deadly dust storm in Kanosh

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 30 - 8:21 a.m.

Four days after high winds spawned a dust storm leading to a series of crashes that left eight people dead, one of the first responders reflected on the toll and efforts to rescue survivors.
Man hides 10 treasure chests in Utah outdoors

Man hides 10 treasure chests in Utah outdoors

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 29 - 4:44 p.m.

A Utah man is providing a little extra incentive for people to explore the state's wide-open spaces.
Rain causes flooding in Cedar City with more storms looming

Rain causes flooding in Cedar City with more storms looming

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 20 - 7:38 a.m.

A powerful storm left behind flooding in several areas near Cedar City Monday afternoon as homeowners began preparing for more rain this week.
West Jordan sisters donate money from lemonade stand for organ donor awareness

West Jordan sisters donate money from lemonade stand for organ donor awareness

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 14 - 8:58 p.m.

Lemonade stands rarely grab the attention of government leaders, but it wasn't just any other lemonade stand that drew the spotlight Tuesday at a meeting of the Salt Lake County Council.
Investigators seek help solving 8-year-old fatal hit-and-run case

Investigators seek help solving 8-year-old fatal hit-and-run case

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 13 - 4:04 p.m.

Eight years after a hit-and-run crash left a teenager dead on a country road between Salem and Payson, investigators hope someone still holds the critical clue to help solve the case.
Police searching for shooter who opened fire on truck driver near Strawberry Reservoir

Police searching for shooter who opened fire on truck driver near Strawberry Reservoir

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 1 - 4:05 p.m.

A trucker said another driver shot at him as he was transporting butane near Strawberry Reservoir.
5 pet lizards stolen from inside Lindon woman's home

5 pet lizards stolen from inside Lindon woman's home

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 30 - 9:22 a.m.

A Lindon woman said she was looking for help from the public after five lizards were stolen from her home during a burglary, apparently perpetrated by some unusual suspects.
Flash floods rush through Herriman, flooding streams, yards

Flash floods rush through Herriman, flooding streams, yards

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 25 - 8:43 a.m.

A powerful thunderstorm sent floodwaters and mud shooting down dry creek beds Thursday, leading to problems in multiple neighborhoods within the city's boundaries and into Riverton.
Weber County authorities seek public's help to identify arson suspects

Weber County authorities seek public's help to identify arson suspects

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 17 - 8:09 a.m.

Multiple fire and police departments are asking the public to help identify whoever is responsible for setting a series of fires along county trails.
Man ends hunger strike, but not fight to save old Salt Lake theater

Man ends hunger strike, but not fight to save old Salt Lake theater

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 11 - 7:23 a.m.

A man went to new "heights" this week in his attempt to spare an old theater property from demolition.