Salt Lake mayor 'stoked' about 2K affordable housing units in pipeline
A recent state report estimated Utah has a shortfall of about 40,000 affordable units for extremely low-income households.
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Ashley Imlay, KSL, and Andrew Adams, KSL TV | Posted Aug 21st - 10:28pm
When Pleasant Grove police on Tuesday went to the home of a man whom code enforcement had been trying to reach for months, they found him dead — and they believe he may have been deceased within the home for about a year.
Mark Stevens, KSL TV | Posted Aug 21st - 10:16pm
A KSL Investigation has found multiple security guard contracts held by the Utah Department of Administrative Services did not include written post orders for the guards posted to the sites.
John Hollenhorst, KSL TV | Posted Aug 21st - 9:42pm
They waited in the dark a half-mile underground, in blistering heat, for someone to rescue them. In 1963 an explosion killed 18 miners and trapped others for more than two days in almost intolerable conditions. Two survivors returned — to remember.
Larry Neumeister and Tom Hays, Associated Press | Posted Aug 21st - 9:21pm
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and fixer, pleaded guilty Tuesday to campaign-finance violations and other charges, saying Trump directed him to arrange the payment of hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels and a former Playboy model to fend off damage to his White House bid.
Ashley Imlay, KSL | Posted Aug 21st - 9:00pm
The driver of a semitruck died Tuesday after the truck left the road and rolled down a hillside, officials said.
Tia Miller, CNN | Posted Aug 21st - 8:37pm
A variety of inspirations may spark a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle change, the most common being animal welfare, environmental welfare and personal health. But even if health isn't the reason, it's important to maintain good health within any diet. Why not enjoy the benefits of being a vegetarian, even if you're doing it for the cows and the trees?
Ryan Foley, Associated Press | Posted Aug 21st - 8:34pm
A man from Mexico living in the U.S. illegally has confessed to kidnapping college student Mollie Tibbetts while she was running in her small Iowa hometown, killing her and dumping her body in a cornfield, authorities said Tuesday.
Matthew Barakat, Chad Day and Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted Aug 21st - 8:11pm
Paul Manafort, the longtime political operative who for months led Donald Trump's successful presidential campaign, was found guilty of eight financial crimes Tuesday in the first trial victory of the special counsel investigation into the president's associates.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Aug 21st - 8:05pm
Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski has invited the public to attend several meetings to talk about zoning changes for a controversial inland port.
Jared Aarons, CNN | Posted Aug 21st - 7:35pm
After releasing a new study showing the link between free, unstructured play and increased brain development, doctors may now start prescribing playtime for young children.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Aug 21st - 7:28pm
An embattled Catholic leader who was barred from ministry after accusations of covering up sexual abuse claims in 2013 is no longer going to attend a Salt Lake benefit event next month.
Lisa Riley Roche, KSL | Posted Aug 21st - 7:00pm
President Donald Trump is aggressively campaigning for Republicans around the country, but Utah wasn't named Tuesday as one of the states he's expected to visit through September.
Dan Elliott and Kathleen Foody, Associated Press | Posted Aug 21st - 6:38pm
Frank Rzucek Sr. leaned forward in a Colorado courtroom, weeping with his face in his hands as his son-in-law, just feet away, was told Tuesday he could face the death penalty if convicted of killing Rzucek's daughter and two granddaughters.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Aug 21st - 6:34pm
A St. George man is in custody after authorities say he was shot while trying to break into an Iron County home while naked Tuesday afternoon.
Ellen Knickmeyer and Seth Borenstein, Associated Press | Posted Aug 21st - 6:29pm
The Trump administration on Tuesday moved to prop up the declining coal industry with an overhaul of Obama-era pollution rules, acknowledging that the increased emissions from aging coal-fired plants could kill hundreds more people annually and cost the country billions of dollars.
Tania Dean, KSL TV | Posted Aug 21st - 6:28pm
It’s the first day of week for many Utah kids, who may have noticed some people are already absent. One district in particular has an employee shortage, and it’s not just teachers.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Aug 21st - 6:25pm
Matchups were announced for the second annual edition of the Beehive Classic, which will be held Dec. 8 at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Aug 21st - 5:49pm
With a grin on his face and hundreds of backpacks in tow, Donovan Mitchell surprised students at a Tuesday morning assembly at Kearns High School.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Aug 21st - 5:47pm
A former Weber County Sheriff's Office evidence technician who admitted stealing and using drugs — predominately eating meth — that had been collected as part of criminal investigations was charged with 40 counts of her own Tuesday.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Aug 21st - 5:42pm
Northbound I-15 has reopened, but both directions of state Route 50 remained closed because of flooding in Millard County, officials said Tuesday morning.
Carrie Rogers-whitehead, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Aug 21st - 5:15pm
Parents have started providing their children with dumb phones as they realize that giving kids free access to the internet might not always be such a good idea. Here are five alternatives to the smartphone.
- Decomposed body, booby traps and dog skeleton found at Utah home
- Toddlers survive alone for days after car wreck kills mother
- Father of slain Colorado woman sobs, seethes in courtroom
- Authorities: Iowa student killed by Mexican in US illegally
- Driver killed when semitruck rolls down hillside
- Donovan Mitchell surprises Kearns High students at assembly
- Alpine School District faces staff shortage; hundreds of positions still open
- Rookie vegetarianism and the junk food trap
- Police seeking 'armed and dangerous' couple accused of stealing 'large amount of guns'
- Charges: Sheriff's employee ate evidence, namely meth