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Man shot, injured by police in West Valley City remains in serious condition

Man shot, injured by police in West Valley City remains in serious condition

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug. 8 - 7:40 p.m.

A man who was shot by a police officer at a swap meet Sunday in West Valley City remains in serious condition Monday.
Have You Seen This? Celebrate International Cat Day with these talented kitties

Have You Seen This? Celebrate International Cat Day with these talented kitties

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug. 8 - 3:56 p.m.

Not all cats are YouTube stars, but today's the day to celebrate them regardless of their talents.
Man shot, killed by police near Utah-Arizona border

Man shot, killed by police near Utah-Arizona border

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug. 3 - 2:45 p.m.

A man was shot and killed by an officer near the Utah-Arizona border Wednesday, after St. George police say officers responded to a report of a man "acting erratically and brandishing a weapon."
Skateboarder, motorcyclist killed, 2nd motorcyclist injured in 3 separate Salt Lake crashes

Skateboarder, motorcyclist killed, 2nd motorcyclist injured in 3 separate Salt Lake crashes

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug. 3 - 12:37 p.m.

Two people were killed and one was seriously injured in three separate crashes in Salt Lake City Tuesday and Wednesday, police said.
Have You Seen This? Pug really doesn't like getting its nails done

Have You Seen This? Pug really doesn't like getting its nails done

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug. 1 - 3:28 p.m.

Some people really love a good manicure, but this pug really doesn't.
Motorcyclist killed in crash in Logan Canyon

Motorcyclist killed in crash in Logan Canyon

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 28 - 10:11 p.m.

A motorcycle rider died Thursday after crashing in Logan Canyon on U.S. 89.
Family, friends remember 2 killed in related attacks in Spanish Fork, Ogden

Family, friends remember 2 killed in related attacks in Spanish Fork, Ogden

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 20 - 1:55 p.m.

Family and friends are sharing memories of two Utah men suspected of being killed by the same man in separate attacks.
Wanship fire that prompted evacuations Sunday now fully contained

Wanship fire that prompted evacuations Sunday now fully contained

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 10:35 a.m.

Evacuated residents near a fire in Summit County were able to return home late Sunday after the blaze grew to 40 acres and storms rolled through the area.
Have You Seen This? Lizard thinks doorbell camera is a bug

Have You Seen This? Lizard thinks doorbell camera is a bug

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 3:31 p.m.

First we had extremely realistic cake designs. Now we have bug-like doorbells.
2 critically injured in 5-car crash in Riverton

2 critically injured in 5-car crash in Riverton

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 7:33 a.m.

Two people, including a 6-year-old, were critically injured after a five-car crash in Riverton Sunday night.
4 arrested, accused of starting wildfire that has burned almost 8K acres in Fillmore

4 arrested, accused of starting wildfire that has burned almost 8K acres in Fillmore

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 10 - 5:32 p.m.

Police arrested four people who they say abandoned a fire at Halfway Hill that investigators point to as the start of a wildfire that has burned 7,958 acres.
Photos: Tim McGraw, Stadium of Fire mark start of holiday weekend with a bang

Photos: Tim McGraw, Stadium of Fire mark start of holiday weekend with a bang

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted July 3 - 4:54 p.m.

Did you miss Saturday's Stadium of Fire? Here are some photos to give you a front row seat to the fireworks and performances.
Fire near airport under control; some flights delayed

Fire near airport under control; some flights delayed

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 6:29 p.m.

A grass fire near the Salt Lake City International Airport is now under control after it delayed some flights and temporarily closed Bangerter Highway and I-80.
Motorcyclist dies after crash on I-80 in Tooele County

Motorcyclist dies after crash on I-80 in Tooele County

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 3:36 p.m.

A motorcyclist died Sunday afternoon after a crash on Interstate 80 near Lake Point in Tooele County.
Have You Seen This? Baby entertains restaurant full of adults

Have You Seen This? Baby entertains restaurant full of adults

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 13 - 3:34 p.m.

These grown-ups who went out for dinner probably didn't expect the restaurant's entertainment to be a baby.
Record heat, fires and winds impact Utah before cold front

Record heat, fires and winds impact Utah before cold front

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 12 - 9:03 p.m.

Record-breaking heat, small fires and wind advisories hit Utah Sunday before a cold front moved in that is set to bring relief through the night and into Monday.
2 dead in Washington County crash between SUV, tour bus

2 dead in Washington County crash between SUV, tour bus

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 5 - 8:18 p.m.

Two people died Sunday when a tour bus and SUV collided in Virgin, Washington County.
Woman seriously injured in I-15 crash in Midvale

Woman seriously injured in I-15 crash in Midvale

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 5 - 5:48 p.m.

A 40-year-old woman was seriously injured after a crash on southbound Interstate 15 in Midvale that temporarily closed the freeway.
6 mobile homes destroyed in Moab fire

6 mobile homes destroyed in Moab fire

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted June 5 - 5:02 p.m.

A fire at a Moab mobile home park on Sunday resulted in the loss of six trailers and the evacuation of the park.
Watch: Huge rock slides off cliff at Lake Powell

Watch: Huge rock slides off cliff at Lake Powell

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31 - 8:45 a.m.

While residents in northern Utah dealt with Memorial Day weekend rain and snow, boaters on Lake Powell dealt with a different holiday surprise: a giant rock collapsing off a cliff.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the holiday weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the holiday weekend

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31 - 7:21 a.m.

Here are 10 stories you may have missed during the long weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
Have you seen this? Forget fox and the hound, bring on monkey and goat

Have you seen this? Forget fox and the hound, bring on monkey and goat

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30 - 3:42 p.m.

Sometimes you find friends in unexpected places.
Police locate 2 vehicles connected to fatal shooting in Salt Lake parking lot

Police locate 2 vehicles connected to fatal shooting in Salt Lake parking lot

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30 - 11:16 a.m.

Police have located two vehicles they believe are connected to a Salt Lake City homicide that happened on Sunday.
'Where is the urgency?' Utah senator proposes raising age to purchase firearms to 21

'Where is the urgency?' Utah senator proposes raising age to purchase firearms to 21

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted May 25 - 4:40 p.m.

One day after the tragic shooting at a Texas elementary school that left 19 children and two adults dead, a Utah state senator wants to raise the minimum age to purchase a firearm to 21.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 7:21 a.m.

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.