Ashley Fredde

Many Utah Black Friday shoppers opt for experience, tradition over online sales

Many Utah Black Friday shoppers opt for experience, tradition over online sales

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 7:00 p.m.

While holiday deals seem to come earlier each year and shoppers increasingly turn to shopping online, many Utahns still opted for in-person Black Friday shopping this year.
Community advocates, elected officials gather to provide meals and resources to homeless

Community advocates, elected officials gather to provide meals and resources to homeless

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 21 - 5:19 p.m.

As a Thanksgiving tradition, the Larry H. Miller family served 3,000 meals Monday in an event with other community members providing free services to those in need.
Gov. Spencer Cox, local officials  react to 'senseless tragedy' in Colorado Springs

Gov. Spencer Cox, local officials react to 'senseless tragedy' in Colorado Springs

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 20 - 3:33 p.m.

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox and other elected officials are calling the shooting at a Colorado Springs gay nightclub that killed five and injured 18 late Saturday a 'senseless tragedy.'
Police: Woman shot, killed outside Salt Lake nightclub

Police: Woman shot, killed outside Salt Lake nightclub

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 20 - 8:55 a.m.

A 29-year-old woman was shot and killed early Sunday when an argument between her boyfriend and another person escalated outside of a Salt Lake nightclub.
1 dead, 1 hospitalized in 2-vehicle crash in Bountiful

1 dead, 1 hospitalized in 2-vehicle crash in Bountiful

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 19 - 2:11 p.m.

An 18-year-old man died and another driver was was hospitalized with serious injuries after a two-vehicle crash in Bountiful on Friday.
1 person dead in I-70 rollover in Grand County

1 person dead in I-70 rollover in Grand County

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 19 - 11:25 a.m.

One person is dead following a single-vehicle rollover on I-70 Friday night. It happened just 4 miles east of Thompson Springs in Grand County.
Advocates ask Utah Legislature to help fund teen centers for homeless students

Advocates ask Utah Legislature to help fund teen centers for homeless students

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 16 - 9:48 p.m.

The nonprofit Policy Project is asking the Utah Legislature to fund a partnership to provide funding to support high schools in funding programs to support students struggling with basic needs.
3rd annual Ready! Resilient! Early Childhood Mental Health Summit to review state's progress

3rd annual Ready! Resilient! Early Childhood Mental Health Summit to review state's progress

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 16 - 5:40 p.m.

The Ready! Resilient! Utah Early Childhood Mental Health Summit on Thursday will be held virtually from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and is open to anyone who works with or cares for children.
What are the treasures of the west side? Group asks community to pinpoint important locations

What are the treasures of the west side? Group asks community to pinpoint important locations

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 13 - 7:08 p.m.

Mestizo Coffeehouse is more than "just four walls and coffee" to the west side neighborhood it serves, its owners contend. It's been home to a community survey effort to document Salt Lake City's west-side areas of importance.
Salt Lake canyoneering guide dies in Moab climbing accident

Salt Lake canyoneering guide dies in Moab climbing accident

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 13 - 11:57 a.m.

A 21-year-old woman died in a climbing accident at Morning Glory Arch on Saturday.
1 dead in crash involving cement truck

1 dead in crash involving cement truck

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 12 - 8:41 a.m.

One person is dead after a two vehicle crash at 2090 North Redwood Rd. on Saturday morning.
Are there enough shelter beds available for Utah's homeless this winter?

Are there enough shelter beds available for Utah's homeless this winter?

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 9 - 8:57 p.m.

A winter storm brought with it the first real test of a new state law requiring cities to submit a plan for summer and winter overflow to the Utah Office of Homeless Services.
Lehi police lift shelter-in-place order prompted by shots fired in home

Lehi police lift shelter-in-place order prompted by shots fired in home

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 7 - 10:59 p.m.

Police told residents in a Lehi neighborhood to shelter in place late Monday after shots were fired in a home.
Motorcyclist dies after colliding with barrier on I-215

Motorcyclist dies after colliding with barrier on I-215

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 6 - 4:18 p.m.

A motorcyclist is dead after a crash at 700 West on the I-215 freeway Saturday.
New regulations proposed for Salt Lake homeless resource centers following temporary ban

New regulations proposed for Salt Lake homeless resource centers following temporary ban

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 1 - 6:49 p.m.

When Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall withdrew her support from a proposed homeless shelter in the Ballpark neighborhood last October, she initiated a petition to ban new permanent homeless shelters in the city for six months.
'We have to break the silence,' Utah leaders say of child sexual abuse

'We have to break the silence,' Utah leaders say of child sexual abuse

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 26 - 6:21 p.m.

Utah community leaders met Wednesday to shine a light on child sexual abuse — an issue "that thrives in the dark," they say.
1 dead in rollover crash in Uintah County

1 dead in rollover crash in Uintah County

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 23 - 2:58 p.m.

A man died in a rollover crash near 6300 South and 17500 East in Randlett, Uintah County, Saturday night.
1 dead in head-on crash near Soldier Summit

1 dead in head-on crash near Soldier Summit

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 23 - 9:55 a.m.

A woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash near Solider Summit on Saturday night.
Experts discuss maternal and infant health care at national governors conference in Utah

Experts discuss maternal and infant health care at national governors conference in Utah

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 20 - 1:32 p.m.

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox was determined to fix all the problems at the beginning of his administration. He said he learned it could begin with an "upstream approach."
Governors from across the nation convene in Salt Lake City to discuss youth mental health

Governors from across the nation convene in Salt Lake City to discuss youth mental health

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 19 - 7:39 p.m.

The National Governors Association met in Salt Lake City this week for the first meeting about this year's Chair's Initiative, which is focused on strengthening youth mental health.
New report reveals trends in Utah's booming tech industry

New report reveals trends in Utah's booming tech industry

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 16 - 11:11 a.m.

A new report released by the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute this week revealed key findings as the need for the engineering and computer science workforce has emerged across industries.
'It's imperative': National leaders in mental health join ranks in Utah to tackle stigma, disparities

'It's imperative': National leaders in mental health join ranks in Utah to tackle stigma, disparities

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 11 - 7:48 p.m.

The Huntsman Mental Health Institute and nearly 200 other organizations are gathering this week to establish a mental health network and discuss disparities. The three-day Stop the Stigma Summit is the first event of its kind.
'I've decided to rebloom': Deserae Turner shares message of resilience

'I've decided to rebloom': Deserae Turner shares message of resilience

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 10 - 8:36 p.m.

Turner shared her story with an audience of Utah State University students and faculty on Monday, in recognition of World Mental Health Day
1 dead in overnight crash in Sandy

1 dead in overnight crash in Sandy

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 9 - 10:11 a.m.

A motorcyclist died Saturday night after colliding with an SUV near 8800 South.
Huntsman Mental Health Institute to host national summit to eliminate mental health stigma

Huntsman Mental Health Institute to host national summit to eliminate mental health stigma

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 5 - 7:04 p.m.

Huntsman Mental Health Institute and nearly 200 national organizations will gather for a summit on World Mental Health to create a nationwide network to eliminate mental health stigma.