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Gov. Herbert proposes pay raise for state liquor store workers

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 9:16pm

The governor's office wants to give state liquor store employees a pay raise to boost flagging morale and reduce turnover after its latest review of the Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control.

What kind of rental do you belong in?

Rentler  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 9:03pm

Take this quiz to narrow down your apartment search. Find out what kind of rental—condo, apartment, home, etc.—you belong in.

Woman allegedly defrauded couple; investigators seek additional victims

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 8:54pm

A woman was arrested after allegedly promising an "older" couple in Idaho a large sum of money under false pretenses. Investigators said it appeared she offered numerous people in northern Utah and southeastern Idaho between $300,000 and $11 million.

Search warrants unsealed in West Jordan sex assault investigation

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 8:14pm

Nearly a month after two teen girls accused a convicted sex offender of kidnapping and assaulting them, no charges have been filed in the case. But West Jordan police say their investigation into Andrew James Gwilliam, 35, is still active.

Season's first no-burn restrictions set as cold invites inversion

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 7:26pm

The season's first mandatory no-burn restrictions came Tuesday for Salt Lake, Davis and Cache counties, and voluntary advisories are in place for Weber and Utah counties. Forecasters don't expect the inversion to last due to an approaching storm.

2 in serious condition after near head-on collision on I-215

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 6:51pm

Two northbound lanes of I-215 were closed at 3300 South Tuesday afternoon after a near head-on collision left two people in serious condition, officials said.

Utah man accused in 6-year-old girl's death not competent for trial

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 6:29pm

The man accused of raping and killing 6-year-old Sierra Newbold remains incompetent to stand trial more than three years later, court-appointed psychologists have found.

Woman who fell into Mantua Reservoir recounts rescue

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 6:29pm

Rebecca Peterson, who fell through the ice at Mantua Reservoir on Sunday while trying to save her dog, recounted her own rescue for reporters Tuesday.

Thieves steal $100K in batteries, wires from SLC cellphone towers

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 5:39pm

Salt Lake police were looking Tuesday for the person or people responsible for a rash of break-ins and thefts at local cellphone towers.

Police release video of officer falling from roof in attempt to arrest man

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 5:39pm

Police have released a video of an officer who fell from a strip mall roof after a man who was running from police charged at him, officials said.

Lockdown lifted for 6 Tooele County schools; police arrest wanted fugitive

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 4:54pm

Six schools were placed on lockdown for about an hour Tuesday afternoon while Grantsville police looked for a fugitive in the area, according to Tooele County School District officials.

User submitted photos: Vehicle fires and winter sunsets

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 4:35pm

Utah residents captured the first big snowfall of the season and several accidents are highlighted in this week's user-submitted gallery of news events and landscapes around the Beehive State.

New trial denied for doctor convicted in ex-wife's death

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 3:02pm

A judge has denied a new trial for Johnny Brickman Wall, who claimed testimony from two witnesses about his ex-wife's death prejudiced jurors.

2015 guide to Christmas lights, Santa and holiday fun around Utah

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 2:33pm

Kick off your holiday season with tree lightings, Santa sightings and lots of concerts. Here's your 2015 guide to holiday festivities around the state.

Kaysville man accused of exchanging explicit pictures with 13-year-old girl

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 12:47pm

A Kaysville man is accused of using multiple social media tools to exchange sexually explicit pictures with a 13-year-old girl.

Ride through herd of wild elk, compete in biathlon at Elk Festival

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 11:51am

The annual Elk Festival will be held Saturday, Dec. 12, giving families the opportunity to participate in a variety of outdoor activities and to see a herd of wild elk up close.

Man shows up to pizza shop with gunshot wound

Shara Park  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 10:16am

A 19-year-old man with a gunshot wound showed up at a Dominoes Pizza shop late Monday. Police said he was shot while riding with two other people in a car.

Tax Tips: 3 most common questions on solar tax credits

KSL Local  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 10:03am

Don't let tax day creep up on you suddenly. Be prepared and have answers to 3 common questions about solar tax credits.

Woman recalls brutal attack in WVC apartment

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 9:18am

Brutally beaten with a hammer. Strangled with a sheet. A Utah woman said she fought for her life as a family friend viciously attacked her in her own home.

WVC woman in wheelchair stands in new mobilization device

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Dec 1st - 8:03am

Sunday, An-g Cunningham first tested the TEK Robotic Mobilization Device, a a 16-inch-wide machine that will allow her to stand.