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Agriculture authorities hold hearings on how to implement new cannabis laws

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:44am

The state will soon be taking an uncharted path in its approaches to the regulation of CBD oil, growth of industrial hemp, and state-directed cultivated of full-strength marijuana, thanks to a busy legislative session addressing those issues.

Former UHP trooper sentenced in connection with June 2017 wildfire near Vernal

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 11:04pm

A former Utah Highway Patrol trooper has been ordered to serve six months in jail and pay $482,000 in restitution after officials say he intentionally started a fire while on duty last June.

Indian LDS Church members welcome President Nelson to Bengaluru

Carole Mikita, KSL TV  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 10:25pm

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in India welcomed President Russell M. Nelson Thursday to a place he says he loves.

Ceremony honors Utah World War I veterans

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 9:53pm

The Utah State Society of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Thursday paid tribute to those Americans who served in the “Great War” in recognition of the sacrifice so many people made in service of their country.

Utah student walkout to honor Columbine victims, push for gun reforms

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 9:20pm

Utah students plan to walk out of school Friday and meet at the Utah Capitol to honor the victims of the 1999 Columbine High School massacre and to call on elected officials to enact common sense gun reforms.

Provo's Olympic rink glides forward under city-county deal

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 8:38pm

Leaders in Utah County say they have reached a deal that leaves the future of Provo's public ice rink as smooth as a Zamboni's trail.

Reports: Man killed by police exhibited paranoid behavior in weeks leading up to shooting

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 7:00pm

In the days and weeks leading up to Lonnie Marcel Bowen being shot and killed by police Tuesday, he exhibited odd behavior — fueled by either drug use or mental illness — and believed police were out to get him, police reports note.

Allergy shots helps Utah father battle spring allergy season

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 6:28pm

A father of triplets can now play baseball with his kids after finding relief from his allergies.

Children's hospital practices for major earthquake aftermath

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 5:47pm

Volunteers and patients donned bandages and fake blood Thursday at Shriners Hospital for Children to help staff and emergency responders practice treating and evacuating children with orthopedic conditions in the event of a major earthquake.

Ogden Courthouse cleared after 3rd bomb threat this month causes evacuation

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 5:15pm

The Ogden 2nd District Courthouse was cleared Thursday evening after receiving another bomb threat on Thursday afternoon.

Art center helps Utahns with intellectual disabilities discover hidden talents

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 4:12pm

The Everest Arts and Learning Center in American Fork, which first opened in January, gives 21 people a place to take part in art, adventure and learning activities.

What you need to know in preparing for Utah's next big earthquake

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 2:01pm

In practicing "The Great Utah ShakeOut” Thursday morning, state disaster officials are hoping to prepare Utahns for the next major earthquake.

2 charged with forging signatures on Medicaid expansion ballot petition

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 1:42pm

Two men accused of forging signatures to get Medicaid expansion on the November ballot have been charged.

Timpanogos Cave opens for the season May 19  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 12:49pm

Timpanogos Cave National Monument will begin daily tours Saturday, May 19, and continue through Monday, Sept. 3.

The 5 most unusual fish stocked in Utah Lake

Spencer Durrant, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 12:15pm

Utah Lake is known for its massive carp population, but it hasn't always been home to those bottom-feeding fish. Over the years, some very unique fish have been stocked in the lake.

Student suspected of making threats says she lost phone for 20 minutes

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 11:34am

A 17-year-old girl who is being investigated for allegedly making false threats to her school told police she had lost her phone for 20 minutes, according to court documents.

Water restored to Carbon County residents after 2 days

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 10:18am

Water was restored in unincorporated Carbon County and Wellington two days after a main break left 1,500 residents without water or with low pressure, officials said.

Police: 3 arrested after robbing, assaulting resident in Elsinore

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 9:28am

Three people were arrested Tuesday after officials say they assaulted and robbed a person in a home.

Salt Lake County hub of Utah's tourist economy, report says

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 8:01am

New data from the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute at the University of Utah detail the significance of Salt Lake County’s role in driving the state’s tourism industry.

Utah Corrections Director Rollin Cook stepping down

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 7:38am

Department of Corrections Executive Director Rollin Cook announced Wednesday that he is stepping down.