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Here's what to expect as remnants of California blizzard head to Utah

Here's what to expect as remnants of California blizzard head to Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 8:00 p.m.

A storm arriving in Utah has the potential to deliver multiple feet of mountain snow and decent valley accumulation this weekend, depending on variables.
Utah's getting 2 new state monuments. Here's what they are

Utah's getting 2 new state monuments. Here's what they are

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 7:05 p.m.

Utah's newest two state monuments tell completely different stories about state history.
What Salt Lake City's mayor included in her 2024 goals

What Salt Lake City's mayor included in her 2024 goals

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 28 - 8:50 p.m.

Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall unveiled her city goals for this year, offering a window into what the city may prioritize.
Utah Legislature approves 'milestone' bill creating Fairpark district, MLB stadium framework

Utah Legislature approves 'milestone' bill creating Fairpark district, MLB stadium framework

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 28 - 3:13 p.m.

A bill setting up state funds for a possible stadium passed the Utah Legislature Wednesday.
UDOT narrows options for upcoming Kimball Junction transportation project

UDOT narrows options for upcoming Kimball Junction transportation project

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 28 - 9:57 a.m.

State transportation officials say they've narrowed their options for future traffic improvements to the Kimball Junction part of Park City as the planning process continues.
Utah Senate passes potential NBA/NHL arena bill; House passes MLB stadium bill

Utah Senate passes potential NBA/NHL arena bill; House passes MLB stadium bill

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 10:00 p.m.

A pair of bills that set up the framework to construct new major sports stadiums in Salt Lake City are now both halfway toward completion.
Why there's a 'significant increase' in travel expected this spring break

Why there's a 'significant increase' in travel expected this spring break

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 9:02 p.m.

Spring break is just around the corner and it appears Americans may be antsier than ever to travel.
Woman seriously injured in Big Cottonwood Canyon avalanche

Woman seriously injured in Big Cottonwood Canyon avalanche

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 8:11 p.m.

A woman was rescued out of Big Cottonwood Canyon after police say she was seriously injured in an avalanche Monday afternoon.
Warning issued for Utah mountains, advisories for valleys ahead of latest storm

Warning issued for Utah mountains, advisories for valleys ahead of latest storm

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 2:57 p.m.

More winterlike conditions are on the way after a springlike weekend, but snow accumulations will likely depend on the speed of the next storm arriving in Utah.
Popular campground near Utah-Arizona border is going completely cashless

Popular campground near Utah-Arizona border is going completely cashless

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 24 - 10:02 a.m.

A popular campground off I-15 just south of the Utah-Arizona border is going completely cashless.
Utah responds to flag initiative lawsuit, asks judge to deny injunction

Utah responds to flag initiative lawsuit, asks judge to deny injunction

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 23 - 5:02 p.m.

Utah election leaders filed a motion Friday asking a federal judge to deny a motion tied to a lawsuit filed by a group seeking a state flags initiative.
Utah lawmakers advance bill setting up Fairpark district, potential $1.8B MLB ballpark

Utah lawmakers advance bill setting up Fairpark district, potential $1.8B MLB ballpark

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 23 - 1:04 p.m.

A bill that sets up the framework to finance a potential Major League Baseball stadium in Salt Lake City cleared the fence in its first legislative at-bat.
Remembering the importance of France's 'Merci' gift to Utah 75 years later

Remembering the importance of France's 'Merci' gift to Utah 75 years later

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 22 - 9:38 p.m.

Seventy-five years ago Thursday, Utahns celebrated the arrival of a train full of gifts from France to thank Utahns for their generosity. Here's how the story is being preserved.
Are Utah's chances at making a temporary home for the A's fading?

Are Utah's chances at making a temporary home for the A's fading?

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 22 - 12:41 p.m.

Several reports over the past week seem to indicate that the Oakland Athletics are leaning toward an extension in California before moving to Vegas. Here's a recap of it all.
As Utah's meteorological winter ends on a wet note, here's what spring may look like

As Utah's meteorological winter ends on a wet note, here's what spring may look like

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 22 - 6:16 a.m.

Meteorological spring is vital in Utah; however, a new long-range forecast shows the season might be harder to predict than winter was.
Why these Salt Lake residents are split on proposed Utes baseball stadium deal

Why these Salt Lake residents are split on proposed Utes baseball stadium deal

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 21 - 8:32 p.m.

The Salt Lake City Council opted to not make a decision yet on a public benefits analysis required before the city can reach a deal with the University of Utah on a new baseball stadium.
London comedy musical spoofing Gwyneth Paltrow court case is coming to Utah

London comedy musical spoofing Gwyneth Paltrow court case is coming to Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 21 - 5:04 p.m.

A London comedy musical spoofing last year's infamous Gwyneth Paltrow Utah court case is making its American debut in Park City.
Northern Utah school district apologizes for 'wrong call' after not issuing a start delay

Northern Utah school district apologizes for 'wrong call' after not issuing a start delay

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 21 - 2:22 p.m.

Cache County school district officials issued an apology Wednesday for not delaying the start of schools after over a half-foot of snow fell on roads across the Cache Valley.
Warning, advisories issued as another atmospheric river arrives in Utah

Warning, advisories issued as another atmospheric river arrives in Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 20 - 5:03 p.m.

This month is quickly rising up the charts as one of the wettest Februaries on record in parts of Utah, and there's more rain and snow on the way.
Boy dies after gasoline poured on fire explodes in Davis County

Boy dies after gasoline poured on fire explodes in Davis County

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 20 - 4:22 p.m.

A 12-year-old boy who, along with his mother, sustained serious burns in an incident possibly involving a campfire died on Tuesday.
Police: 9-year-old Tooele child arrested after shooting, killing family member

Police: 9-year-old Tooele child arrested after shooting, killing family member

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 20 - 12:12 p.m.

A 9-year-old child was arrested after police say the child shot an adult family member, who later died from his injuries.
How a new Utah company aims to change pickleball with a 'mini' product

How a new Utah company aims to change pickleball with a 'mini' product

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 17 - 4:05 p.m.

A new Utah company is looking to take over the pickleball training industry starting with a tiny invention as the sport sweeps Utah.
Initiative to overturn Utah flag fails; Cox 'confident' in state's case as court battle begins

Initiative to overturn Utah flag fails; Cox 'confident' in state's case as court battle begins

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 16 - 5:11 p.m.

An initiative seeking to pause the new state flag's implementation officially failed Thursday, but the fight over the issue might not be over.
Utah passes new bill to define personhood amid environmentalist pushback

Utah passes new bill to define personhood amid environmentalist pushback

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 16 - 1:09 p.m.

Utah lawmakers passed a bill Thursday that prohibits the use of legal personhood in cases involving many nonhuman entities.
Brine shrimp cyst collection at Great Salt Lake up over 50%. Is the berm to thank?

Brine shrimp cyst collection at Great Salt Lake up over 50%. Is the berm to thank?

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 15 - 7:05 p.m.

Brine shrimp cyst production jumped considerably over the past year after improvements to the Great Salt Lake ecosystem, state wildlife officials say.