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Utah's economy strong over past year, report says

Utah's economy strong over past year, report says

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 5:08 p.m.

Utah's economy has been strong over the last year, adding a cumulative 38,100 jobs since May 2023.
1 dead in 2-vehicle crash near Heber City

1 dead in 2-vehicle crash near Heber City

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 10:58 a.m.

One person died Thursday night in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 40 near Heber City.
Davis Tech strikes partnership with Rasa to aid students with criminal records

Davis Tech strikes partnership with Rasa to aid students with criminal records

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 7:40 a.m.

Davis Technical College is taking steps to help students navigate past criminal records on their way to employment and professional licensure through a first-of-its-kind partnership with Utah-based Rasa.
Weber School District opens second teen center at Bonneville High School

Weber School District opens second teen center at Bonneville High School

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 9:33 p.m.

The Weber School District on Tuesday opened its second teen center to serve as a safe haven and provide vital resources for students.
Utah Prison Education Project admits first cohort of degree-seeking students

Utah Prison Education Project admits first cohort of degree-seeking students

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 14 - 9:07 p.m.

The Utah Prison Education Project on Tuesday announced the admittance of its first cohort of 15 degree-seeking students currently incarcerated at the Utah State Prison.
Construction leads to discovery of human skeletal remains in Logan

Construction leads to discovery of human skeletal remains in Logan

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 14 - 6:29 p.m.

Construction on a roundabout near the corner of the Logan City Cemetery on Friday led to the discovery of human skeletal remains, police said.
Man falls 12 feet at Pleasant Grove construction site, prompting extraction

Man falls 12 feet at Pleasant Grove construction site, prompting extraction

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 14 - 2:26 p.m.

A man fell 12 feet into a basement while working at a construction site in Pleasant Grove Friday, prompting a special response team to extract him.
Woman accused of hitting 2 pedestrians at WestFest, causing 3-car crash while fleeing

Woman accused of hitting 2 pedestrians at WestFest, causing 3-car crash while fleeing

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 14 - 10:45 a.m.

An 18-year-old woman was arrested for investigation of DUI after police say she hit two people with her car before fleeing the scene and causing a three-car crash.
 'We don't want to get hit by a bullet': Crews respond to Sandy fire containing ammo, gunpowder

'We don't want to get hit by a bullet': Crews respond to Sandy fire containing ammo, gunpowder

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 13 - 1:40 p.m.

A detached garage containing raw gunpowder and a "significant amount" of ammunition caught fire Thursday in Sandy, leading to a hazardous situation for responding firefighters.
University of Utah grows 'downtown presence' with $38M acquisition

University of Utah grows 'downtown presence' with $38M acquisition

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 11 - 8:09 p.m.

The University of Utah on Tuesday signed off on the purchase of City Centre — a 238,000-square-foot building at the northeast corner of State Street and 400 South.
Utah ranks third in nation for child well-being, but educational challenges persist

Utah ranks third in nation for child well-being, but educational challenges persist

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 11 - 5:04 p.m.

A new report analyzing how children are performing in a post-pandemic society points to areas for improvement when it comes to proficiency scores and absenteeism.
Utah Board of Higher Education allocates $8.5M for students impacted by FAFSA delays

Utah Board of Higher Education allocates $8.5M for students impacted by FAFSA delays

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 7 - 3:08 p.m.

The Utah Board of Higher Education has approved roughly $8.5 million to support students affected by delays related to this year's Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
'So much more than a building': Utah Clean Energy opens Climate Innovation Center

'So much more than a building': Utah Clean Energy opens Climate Innovation Center

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 5 - 4:27 p.m.

Utah Clean Energy on Wednesday opened its Climate Innovation Center, a building the organization hopes will serve as a beacon of a sustainable design and a carbon-neutral future.
Here's where school districts along the Wasatch Front are serving up free meals this summer

Here's where school districts along the Wasatch Front are serving up free meals this summer

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 4 - 8:42 a.m.

School districts across the Beehive State are doing what they can to provide meals for students throughout the summer.
Have You Seen This? Volcanic eruption in Iceland causes lava to shoot into the sky

Have You Seen This? Volcanic eruption in Iceland causes lava to shoot into the sky

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 3 - 3:34 p.m.

A volcano in southwestern Iceland has been erupting since Wednesday, threatening the coastal town of Grindavik and causing the evacuation of the popular Blue Lagoon geothermal spa.
Utah Tech University performing arts center set for major renovations, name change

Utah Tech University performing arts center set for major renovations, name change

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31 - 9:29 p.m.

Utah Tech University's performing arts center is set for a major facelift and a name change, the university announced Friday.
54-year-old man remarkably survives electric shock, firefighters say

54-year-old man remarkably survives electric shock, firefighters say

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31 - 4:41 p.m.

A 54-year-old man remarkably survived electric shock on Friday after the forklift he was operating either hit or got too close to electrical lines at a work site, firefighters said.
1 killed in crash on US 191 near Moab

1 killed in crash on US 191 near Moab

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30 - 8:22 p.m.

One person died Thursday in a crash on U.S. 191 near Moab.
Air taxis in 10 years? The future of flight is coming to Utah

Air taxis in 10 years? The future of flight is coming to Utah

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30 - 7:01 p.m.

A future of on-demand air travel reminiscent of "the Jetsons" is likely on the horizon for Utah and could be coming in a decade.
At least 1 dead after Mountain View Corridor crash

At least 1 dead after Mountain View Corridor crash

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30 - 6:32 a.m.

Police say at least one person was killed in a crash on Mountain View Corridor early Thursday.
Utah Education Association files lawsuit against school choice scholarship program

Utah Education Association files lawsuit against school choice scholarship program

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 29 - 12:28 p.m.

The Utah Education Association on Wednesday announced it has filed a lawsuit challenging the Utah Fits All voucher program, which gives private schools $82.5 million in public funds.
Community treks nearly 5 miles to advocate for west-side high school in Salt Lake City

Community treks nearly 5 miles to advocate for west-side high school in Salt Lake City

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 9:04 p.m.

Over 50 students, parents and community members walked from East High to Glendale Middle School to demonstrate support for building a high school in Glendale neighborhood.
UHP identifies woman killed in crash after stopping for flat tire

UHP identifies woman killed in crash after stopping for flat tire

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 17 - 2:34 p.m.

The Utah Highway Patrol has identified a woman killed in a car crash Thursday on state Route 201.
University of Utah breaks ground on $194M computing and engineering building

University of Utah breaks ground on $194M computing and engineering building

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 16 - 5:34 p.m.

The University of Utah on Thursday broke ground on the $194 million, 252,000-square-foot John and Marcia Price Computing and Engineering Building.
Geoffrey Landward confirmed by Senate as Utah's commissioner of higher education

Geoffrey Landward confirmed by Senate as Utah's commissioner of higher education

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 16 - 10:33 a.m.

The Utah Senate on Wednesday officially confirmed Geoffrey Landward as the commissioner of higher education.