The National Weather Service said they are anticipating some rain and snow on Saturday, places above 7,000 feet in northern Utah can expect 2-5 inches of snow Saturday, and precipitation could lead to some slushy roads on high elevation roads. The storm is expected to transition into intense winds and more precipitation on Monday.
Zachary Cole Weston, 30, charged with aggravated murder and accused of stabbing his grandmother 111 times in October 2012, pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity Thursday and will likely be held in the Utah State Hospital for the rest of his life.
A Salt Lake man was ordered Wednesday to stand trial on attempted aggravated murder and other charges accusing him of shooting a man driving an SUV during a Black Lives Matter protest in Provo in June 2020.
A man who was found not guilty of murder after a shooting at an apartment complex near UVU has a second jury trial this week for two counts of perjury charged against him due to statements he made at the previous trial.
Utah's Office of the State Auditor released an audit on Wednesday of Uintah County finding that the county has problems "spanning the entire spectrum of government accounting." The audit found the county lacked reporting and tracking procedures and misused coronavirus relief funds.
A shortage in labor has added difficulty to providing school lunches across the country and in Utah. School districts are altering the scheduled menus and substituting items to make up for supply shortages, while dealing with labor shortages themselves.
Cedar Valley High School's agriculture program received a $25,000 donation from the local Tyson Foods plant on Friday. The funds will be used to help build a barn so students can learn to care for animals on the schools' campus.
The Utah Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Thursday that a skiing collision in 2012 between a 9-year-old girl and a woman was not the fault of the child or her parents. Stephanie Donovan filed a lawsuit in 2016 against the girl and her parents asking for damages and medical expenses.