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Bees player buys own jersey to honor grandfather who died from cancer

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   May 20th - 10:32am

It’s not often you see a professional baseball player pay for the jersey on their back, but Salt Lake Bees pitcher Ralston Cash didn’t hesitate when he found out that money went to cancer research.

Utah Pride Center opens doors of its new 'beacon'

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   May 20th - 9:54am

The Utah Pride Center finally has a home of its own. Late Saturday afternoon, friends and supporters gathered for the ribbon cutting of its new home at 1380 S. Main in Salt Lake City, just south of Smith's Ballpark.

Northbound I-15 closed in Bountiful due to crash, hazmat situation

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   May 20th - 8:42am

Northbound I-15 has been shut down due to a rollover crash, officials said.

'Being a nerd is maybe not so bad' — 10,000 kids see physics in motion at Lagoon

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted   May 20th - 8:17am

Once every year, students from around Utah and neighboring states converge on Lagoon to put skills they've learned in school to the test and to see physics in motion during what may be the most fun day in science class.

Utah-based Savage Companies to merge with Bartlett and Company

Associated Press  |  Posted   May 19th - 10:49pm

Utah-based supply chain provider Savage Companies announced Wednesday it has agreed to merge with Missouri-based grain and milling firm Bartlett and Company. The new combined entity will be called Savage Enterprises.

Trial ordered in abuse death of daughter described as 'holocaust victim'

McKenzie Romero, KSL  |  Posted   May 19th - 10:08pm

A couple has been ordered stand trial on an aggravated murder charge in the abuse death of their daughter, who was found so malnourished and neglected she was compared to a holocaust victim.

Quiz: Can you spot the fake news stories?

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   May 19th - 9:26pm

Do you have what it takes to spot the real headlines amid the fake ones? Take our quiz to find out!

Salt Lake's bit part in the royal wedding? Presiding bishop of Episcopal Church elected in Utah

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   May 19th - 8:57pm

Anglophiles take note: There's a Utah connection to the royal wedding.

Saratoga Springs Police searching for missing, endangered man

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   May 19th - 8:17pm

Police are searching for a man who has been missing since May 10.

Park Service restricts fire use in southeastern Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 19th - 7:23pm

Heightened wildfire conditions have prompted the National Park Service to impose fire restrictions at Arches and Canyonlands national parks and two national monuments in southeastern Utah.

Families celebrate the 'light' from premature births

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted   May 19th - 6:05pm

Hundreds of Utahns walked during the March of Dimes March for Babies at Sugarhjouse Park on Saturday.

Maple Mountain High yearbook page called 'prank' and 'mistake'

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted   May 19th - 5:18pm

Students at Maple Mountain High School had some pretty strong words to describe the Red Devils at Springville High School in their yearbook this year.

Utah service dogs get free 'vital' eye care

McKenna Park, KSL  |  Posted   May 19th - 4:05pm

Whether they're guiding a visually impaired person across a street or searching in the snow for an avalanche victim, it's vital service dogs have healthy eyesight to get their job done, according to search and rescue dog trainer Marie Ginman.

2 injured in separate crashes during Utah motorcycle race

Yvette Cruz,  |  Posted   May 19th - 3:33pm

Two people were injured in two separate dirt bike accidents during a motorcycle race Saturday, officials said.

Man, 25, dies after Provo motorcycle crash

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   May 19th - 3:01pm

A motorcyclist has died after a Saturday morning crash in Provo, police said.

Woman, 18, critically injured in Woods Cross crash

Yvette Cruz,  |  Posted   May 19th - 12:03pm

A teenage girl is in critical condition after a crash on Redwood Road Saturday morning.

Lee introduces wilderness biking bill

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted   May 19th - 10:26am

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, wants to give managers of wilderness the chance to allow nonmotorized biking. The managers would be given two years to decide if routes should be opened, or affirmatively close them. Managers could also decide special limits.

Taylorsville man dies after I-15 motorcycle crash

KSL  |  Posted   May 19th - 9:34am

A Taylorsville man died from injuries he sustained in a motorcycle accident Friday evening, the Utah Highway Patrol confirmed Saturday. His wife remained hospitalized with critical injuries.

West Valley preschool granted STEM Imagination Playground

McKenna Park, KSL  |  Posted   May 19th - 8:34am

Utah Community Action granted a new Imagination Playground system to Catherine C. Hoskins Head Start preschool Monday, consisting of custom-designed, oversized foam pieces allowing children to create and re-create play spaces.

Medical marijuana opponents sue Lt. Gov Cox's office

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   May 18th - 10:53pm

A group seeking to stifle a medical marijuana ballot initiative has sued Utah's lieutenant governor to block the proposal from going before voters.