Katie Workman

Katie Workman

5 arrested in West Valley City alleged-kidnapping case that escalated into SWAT standoff

5 arrested in West Valley City alleged-kidnapping case that escalated into SWAT standoff

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 11th - 3:26pm

A tip of a possible kidnapping sent to police on Saturday evening ended in five arrests after a SWAT team entered a house to retrieve a child.
344 more COVID-19 cases, over 19K vaccinations and no new deaths reported Sunday in Utah

344 more COVID-19 cases, over 19K vaccinations and no new deaths reported Sunday in Utah

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 11th - 11:17am

The numbers come two days after the expirations of the statewide mask mandate.
Cougar sighted in Draper neighborhood tranquilized, to be released into the wild

Cougar sighted in Draper neighborhood tranquilized, to be released into the wild

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 11th - 10:54am

A cougar spotted in a Draper neighborhood early Saturday morning has been tranquilized by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and will be released in the mountains.
Police identify man killed in motorcycle crash in Big Cottonwood Canyon

Police identify man killed in motorcycle crash in Big Cottonwood Canyon

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 11th - 10:16am

Police have released additional details about a fatal motorcycle crash in Big Cottonwood Canyon which closed state Route 190 on Saturday.
Have You Seen This? Dog steals mic and runs away during live Russian broadcast

Have You Seen This? Dog steals mic and runs away during live Russian broadcast

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 5th - 3:05pm

Seeing a TV broadcaster break character is a rare treat. Seeing one run after a dog mid-sentence is even better.
Have You Seen This? Tangled 'I See the Light' song, but with ducks

Have You Seen This? Tangled 'I See the Light' song, but with ducks

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 26th - 3:01pm

There's ducks, Disney, and a diabolical twist in this video.
12-year-old Draper boy found safe after being reported missing, police say

12-year-old Draper boy found safe after being reported missing, police say

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 10th - 10:12am

A 12-year-old Draper boy has been found safe after previously being reported missing.
Have You Seen This? Wild Scandinavian crime drama twists

Have You Seen This? Wild Scandinavian crime drama twists

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 8th - 4:52pm

Crime dramas are great TV, but the gritty realness can sometimes lead to hilarious twists delivered in a straight face.
Have You Seen This? Angela Merkel forgets to mute Zoom at world leaders' G-7 meeting

Have You Seen This? Angela Merkel forgets to mute Zoom at world leaders' G-7 meeting

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:07pm

The Zoom call makes all mankind equal. Bow before the might of tech blunders, because they are inevitable — for everyone, even the chancellor of Germany.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the holiday weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the holiday weekend

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:26am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
More warnings, advisories issued as snowstorms continue to impact Utah

More warnings, advisories issued as snowstorms continue to impact Utah

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:25pm

Multiple feet of snow is expected in many mountain areas between Monday and Wednesday mornings. It's expected to impact travel.
Officials identify woman found dead on Antelope Island after possible hiking accident

Officials identify woman found dead on Antelope Island after possible hiking accident

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 14th - 1:18pm

Samantha Weigel, 40, was from Syracuse.
Winter weather advisories, storm warnings issued across Utah through Sunday morning

Winter weather advisories, storm warnings issued across Utah through Sunday morning

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 13th - 4:42pm

Winter weather advisories and winter storm warnings are in place for much of Utah until 11 a.m. Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.
Have You Seen This? UPS delivery guy vs. icy driveway

Have You Seen This? UPS delivery guy vs. icy driveway

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 4th - 3:38pm

As the saying goes, the mail isn't thwarted by the weather … and it looks like neither are the spirits of good deliverymen.
Have You Seen This? Average person explains this week's stock market chaos badly

Have You Seen This? Average person explains this week's stock market chaos badly

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 28th - 3:06pm

I never thought our fourth Wednesday of January — following storming-the-Capitol Wednesday, impeachment Wednesday, and inauguration Wednesday — would be mess-with-the-hedge-funds Wednesday.
Weather alerts issued for northern Wasatch Front winds, southeastern Utah snow through Tuesday morning

Weather alerts issued for northern Wasatch Front winds, southeastern Utah snow through Tuesday morning

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 18th - 10:34pm

The Utah Department of Transportation and National Weather Service have issued alerts for up to 70 mile an hour winds along the northern Wasatch Front through Tuesday morning.
1,082 new COVID cases reported Monday as Utah marks 1,500 deaths during pandemic

1,082 new COVID cases reported Monday as Utah marks 1,500 deaths during pandemic

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 18th - 1:44pm

The Utah Department of Health reported 1,082 new cases of COVID-19 and 7 new deaths Monday in its daily update of coronavirus statistics.
'Too much hate': Utahns react to a chaotic scene in US Capitol, division in country

'Too much hate': Utahns react to a chaotic scene in US Capitol, division in country

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 7th - 1:29am

Wednesday saw protests turn to riots in Washington ahead of the presidential vote certification. Here's how Utahns weighed in on all the chaos of the day.
Have You Seen This? Dog can't handle horse racing

Have You Seen This? Dog can't handle horse racing

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 4th - 3:16pm

With how this dog jumps and cheers at horseracing, you'd think she bet her life savings of bones and pets on the outcome.
Have You Seen This? These robots have better dance moves than you

Have You Seen This? These robots have better dance moves than you

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 31st - 3:15pm

In a newly-released video taking the internet by storm, the robots have proven once and for all that they're better than us not only at math and scientific calculations, but something far more creative and traditionally "human": dancing.
Have You Seen This? This kid is adorably convinced he's a superhero with fire powers

Have You Seen This? This kid is adorably convinced he's a superhero with fire powers

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 28th - 3:22pm

This kid is convinced he's a superhero with fire powers, but the only thing he'll be melting today is your heart.
Have You Seen This? Dr. Fauci assures children Santa has been vaccinated, Christmas is a go

Have You Seen This? Dr. Fauci assures children Santa has been vaccinated, Christmas is a go

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 21st - 3:03pm

Dr. Anthony Fauci wants the kids of the world to know Santa has been vaccinated and he is safe to bring his Christmas magic.
Have You Seen This? Professor bursts into tears at heartwarming display from students

Have You Seen This? Professor bursts into tears at heartwarming display from students

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 14th - 3:32pm

On the last day of class these students decided to repay their teacher's kindness with a Zoom-style flash mob that's sweeter than all the Christmas cookies you'll be baking in the next few weeks.
Utah Republicans 'could not be more pleased,' Democrats look forward with Georgia's Election Day strategies in mind

Utah Republicans 'could not be more pleased,' Democrats look forward with Georgia's Election Day strategies in mind

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 12th - 7:10am

KSL.com spoke with both state party chairs for a review of the 4th District race and the parties' statewide performances, as well as a preview of their future electoral strategies.
Have You Seen This? Utah band's Christmas parody teaches us how to survive the holidays

Have You Seen This? Utah band's Christmas parody teaches us how to survive the holidays

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 10th - 5:46pm

From the incorporation of local landmarks to a gag involving how deeply a lack of haircuts has affected bald men, this music video is a fun local take on where Utah is at right now.