Dan Rascon

Dan Rascon

Pregnant woman saves man from burning home in West Jordan

Pregnant woman saves man from burning home in West Jordan

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 29 - 8:08 p.m.

A mother-to-be risked her life and the life of her unborn child to save another after a house went up in flames in a West Jordan neighborhood.
Thief steals Utah firefighter's life-saving gear

Thief steals Utah firefighter's life-saving gear

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 24 - 7:44 a.m.

A local firefighter is using borrowed gear that keeps him safe on his job after someone stole thousands of dollars worth of his equipment from the back of an SUV.
Richfield man finds gold college ring that was lost 70 years ago

Richfield man finds gold college ring that was lost 70 years ago

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 22 - 10:14 p.m.

It's the case of the missing gold college ring. A 70-year-old mystery that has now been solved in the town of Richfield.
Family, friends welcome home Utah soldiers from yearlong deployment

Family, friends welcome home Utah soldiers from yearlong deployment

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 10 - 7:43 a.m.

A group of Utah soldiers was given a hero's welcome at the Salt Lake City International Airport on Tuesday after a yearlong deployment to the Middle East.
Good Samaritan saves driver after car bursts into flames on I-215

Good Samaritan saves driver after car bursts into flames on I-215

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 8 - 7:31 p.m.

A complete stranger came to the rescue of a driver on Interstate 215 after seeing his car on fire.
Utah County family mourns loss of 3 siblings in span of 23 days

Utah County family mourns loss of 3 siblings in span of 23 days

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 2 - 7:43 a.m.

The recent deaths of three adult brothers has rocked one Utah County family. The siblings all died within 23 days of each other.
Veteran says painting missionaries who have died helped save his own life

Veteran says painting missionaries who have died helped save his own life

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 11 - 10:33 a.m.

A Utah portrait artist has captured the image of 125 missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who died while serving. He says this effort saved his own life.
Plane crash survivor credits divine intervention for call that led to her rescue

Plane crash survivor credits divine intervention for call that led to her rescue

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 5 - 10:32 p.m.

An incredible story of survival and heartache after a plane goes down in the desert, just outside of Page, Arizona. The passenger, who managed to survive, was trapped for four hours, waiting for rescuers — all while sitting next to her husband, the pilot, who did not make it out alive.
General conference special: A shift of heart

General conference special: A shift of heart

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 2 - 4:06 p.m.

If you own a T-shirt with a design on it, you have Ed "Big Daddy" Roth to thank for it. He was in Southern California in the early hot rod days, doing custom graphics and pin striping. Missionaries converted Roth to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints later in life, and he moved to Manti because it was quiet and had a temple.
Legacy of 9/11: Group of women reunite to create grief teddy bears for fallen soldiers

Legacy of 9/11: Group of women reunite to create grief teddy bears for fallen soldiers

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Sept. 6 - 9:11 p.m.

3 women who helped make over 400 teddy bears for a 9/11 project are back at it again, this time for the victims of a suicide bombing attack at the Kabul airport in Afghanistan on Aug. 26.
Huge boom in COVID-19 testing need in Utah creating long lines

Huge boom in COVID-19 testing need in Utah creating long lines

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Sept. 1 - 10:35 p.m.

There were some very long lines for the thousands of people trying to get a COVID-19 test Wednesday. Some waited an hour or two or even more.
Utah veteran of war in Afghanistan looking to get interpreter's family out of country

Utah veteran of war in Afghanistan looking to get interpreter's family out of country

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Aug. 25 - 8:27 p.m.

Utah Sen. Mike Lee said he's not happy with the way the Afghanistan evacuation is going, and he believes the Aug. 31 deadline should be extended to get all U.S. citizens out and those Afghans who helped U.S. Troops.
New animated series aimed at teens says 'My Life is Worth Living'

New animated series aimed at teens says 'My Life is Worth Living'

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Aug. 12 - 9:05 a.m.

A new campaign in the fight against teen suicide is doing something creators say hasn't been done before. They are running a series of animated stories on suicide prevention they call "My Life is Worth Living."
Cleanup continues after 294 homes flood in Enoch

Cleanup continues after 294 homes flood in Enoch

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Aug. 3 - 10:34 p.m.

The damage in the small town of Enoch, just a few miles from Cedar City, is turning out to be worse than first reported.
Alteration shop owner devastated, returns dresses to brides after massive fire

Alteration shop owner devastated, returns dresses to brides after massive fire

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 23 - 10:42 p.m.

It was an emotional day for an alteration shop owner who was hospitalized in a massive fire in Millcreek one week ago as she started to get wedding dresses back to her customers.
Business owners return to see damage caused by massive Millcreek fire

Business owners return to see damage caused by massive Millcreek fire

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 21 - 8:58 p.m.

After a three-alarm fire ravaged a construction site in Millcreek that caused over $15 million in estimated damage last week, owners got to go inside their business to retrieve critical items.
Community rallies around parents of Utah teen killed in crash

Community rallies around parents of Utah teen killed in crash

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 26 - 9:45 p.m.

It has been an emotional and tragic time in Saratoga Springs for family and friends of a 16-year-old boy who was killed in a car crash along Redwood Road.
Family, friends remember brothers killed on Utah Lake

Family, friends remember brothers killed on Utah Lake

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 17 - 9:32 p.m.

It has been a day of mourning for family and friends after two brothers from West Valley City lost their lives on the waters of Utah Lake.
Computers and electronics stolen from 2 Sandy elementary schools

Computers and electronics stolen from 2 Sandy elementary schools

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 21 - 10:49 a.m.

Sandy City police launched a search for the burglars who broke into two elementary schools and stole some valuable electronic equipment and other supplies.
Hackers shut down emissions tests in parts of 8 states, including Utah

Hackers shut down emissions tests in parts of 8 states, including Utah

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 8 - 10:34 a.m.

A major software hack has shut down the entire emission testing system in Salt Lake and Weber counties, causing frustration among drivers and serious financial troubles with some business owners.
General conference special: Beauty for ashes

General conference special: Beauty for ashes

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 3 - 12:00 p.m.

Incredible stories of faith and perseverance from people impacted by the devastating fires in Oregon.
SLC airport team dedicated to keeping animals away investigates after Utah Jazz plane strikes birds

SLC airport team dedicated to keeping animals away investigates after Utah Jazz plane strikes birds

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 31 - 9:15 p.m.

A wildlife team at the Salt Lake City International Airport has launched an investigation into what went wrong on Tuesday afternoon when a charter flight carrying members of the Utah Jazz hit a flock of birds.
2 BYU mental health studies show how stress before age 5 impacts children as they grow up

2 BYU mental health studies show how stress before age 5 impacts children as they grow up

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 30 - 10:34 p.m.

Traumatic childhood events may shape girls' delinquency behaviors and parenting practices by fathers, according to two new mental health studies from Brigham Young University.
Stranded woman says search and rescue team saved her life

Stranded woman says search and rescue team saved her life

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 23 - 8:09 a.m.

A Salt Lake woman said members of the Davis County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue team saved her life after she was stranded on a mountainside overnight in Centerville.
Salt Lake County Health Department investigating high school party

Salt Lake County Health Department investigating high school party

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 25 - 9:33 a.m.

A high school dance party at a downtown Salt Lake City club is under investigation by the Salt Lake County Health Department over allegations that attendees removed their masks and were not social distancing.