Lindsay Aerts

Lindsay Aerts

Utah Highway Patrol responds to rule requiring DUI monitoring devices in new cars by 2026

Utah Highway Patrol responds to rule requiring DUI monitoring devices in new cars by 2026

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Nov. 29 - 7:11 p.m.

Part of the newly passed Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is a mandate that requires DUI monitoring devices to be built into all new cars beginning in 2026.
Gov. Spencer Cox says decision to require vaccinations or testing should be left up to businesses

Gov. Spencer Cox says decision to require vaccinations or testing should be left up to businesses

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Sept. 16 - 9:37 p.m.

Gov. Spencer Cox says he wants businesses in Utah to be able to choose whether or not they require COVID-19 vaccines or testing for their employees.
Weber-Morgan health director wants K-6 mask mandate

Weber-Morgan health director wants K-6 mask mandate

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Sept. 1 - 10:08 p.m.

The director of the Weber-Morgan Health Department said he wants to issue a health order requiring masks for K-6 students in Weber and Morgan counties. But says county commissioners are hesitant.
Bountiful officials say traces of radium found in some drinking water not an emergency

Bountiful officials say traces of radium found in some drinking water not an emergency

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Aug. 24 - 9:09 p.m.

People who live in the northeast corner of Bountiful have extra radium in their water. But Bountiful water officials say there's no emergency.
How to keep the smoke from getting in your house

How to keep the smoke from getting in your house

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Aug. 9 - 3:36 p.m.

The Salt Lake City Health Department shared tips Friday on how to keep the smoke from getting in your house and mucking up your indoor air quality.
Parents protest rumored mask mandate, but Salt Lake County officials weren't issuing one

Parents protest rumored mask mandate, but Salt Lake County officials weren't issuing one

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Aug. 3 - 9:16 p.m.

A large crowd of parents showed up in force to protest rumors about a coming Salt Lake County mask mandate. The rumors weren't true.
Utah's drought and heat could make harmful algae blooms 'really bad' this summer

Utah's drought and heat could make harmful algae blooms 'really bad' this summer

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted July 10 - 3:28 p.m.

Harmful algae blooms in Utah's lakes and reservoirs could be really bad this summer, according to Utah's Department Environmental Quality.
Utah's kindergarten enrollment down during the pandemic; what will it look like in the fall?

Utah's kindergarten enrollment down during the pandemic; what will it look like in the fall?

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted July 8 - 7:43 a.m.

Kindergarten enrollment was down during the 2020-2021 school year. While actual numbers for the school year starting in August 2021 won't be known until October, the State Board of Education says it doesn't expect a huge change for the upcoming school year.
Salt Lake airport no longer limiting people who can go in, masks still required

Salt Lake airport no longer limiting people who can go in, masks still required

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted July 2 - 8:13 a.m.

The Salt Lake City International Airport is open to the public with one caveat — masks are still required. However, people dropping off and picking up passengers are allowed to go inside.
Miles-long car chase began after possible sexual assault and kidnapping, police say

Miles-long car chase began after possible sexual assault and kidnapping, police say

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted June 28 - 5:36 p.m.

The car chase began after a woman ran screaming into a barbershop near Trolley Square. The suspect was eventually arrested.
Utah Polytechnic State University? Maybe not. Proposed Dixie State name change in question

Utah Polytechnic State University? Maybe not. Proposed Dixie State name change in question

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted June 25 - 9:07 p.m.

It's looking like the new proposed name of Utah Polytechnic State University for Dixie State University won't stick.
Utah gets a C-minus on women's wages and employment compared to other states

Utah gets a C-minus on women's wages and employment compared to other states

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted June 24 - 11:03 a.m.

A new report ranking women's wages and employment compared to other states gave Utah a C-minus grade.
TriCounty Health Department apologizes for inappropriate text

TriCounty Health Department apologizes for inappropriate text

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted June 9 - 4:27 p.m.

The TriCounty Health Department, which serves Uinta, Duchesne, and Daggett counties, apologized this week for a vulgar text sent to some of their users, apparently from a third party.
Ballet West says people screamed racial epithets at black dancers

Ballet West says people screamed racial epithets at black dancers

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted May 29 - 5:40 p.m.

The Salt Lake City-based dance company Ballet West says two black dancers had people scream racial epithets at them while driving by, and it happened on two separate occasions last week.
Utah bill barring transgender girls from playing girls' sports will make a comeback

Utah bill barring transgender girls from playing girls' sports will make a comeback

Lindsay Aerts, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted May 26 - 8:33 a.m.

The Utah lawmaker behind a controversial bill to ban transgender girls from playing girls' sports in Utah plans to run it again next session.